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Soccer News of Friday, 10 June 2022


Super Eagles duo make Scottish League team of the season

Calvin Bassey and Joe Aribo Calvin Bassey and Joe Aribo

Glasgow Rangers duo, Calvin Bassey and Joe Aribo have been selected among the best performance in the Scottish Premier League last term(2021/2022).

The Gers finished in second place with 89 points behind Celtics who amassed 93 points to clinch the Scottish League title.

Calvin Bassey was named alongside club teammate James Tavernier, Celtic's Cameron Carter-Vickers, and Heart of Midlothian’s Stephen Kingsley in defence.

The 22-year-old had a remarkable season for the Gers. He was named the best young player in the Scottish League.

Bassey was also voted man of the match in the finals of both the Europa League and Scottish Cup.

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Joe Aribo on the other end was selected among the best players in the midfield area.

The 25-year-old versatile player had an impressive season for Giovanni van Bronckhorst's side.

He scored the opener for the Gers when deployed as a false nine against Eintracht Frankfurt in the grand finale of the Europa League. Rangers lost 5-4 to the Germans in the shootouts.

The duo is currently at the camp of the Super Eagles as they prepare for their second AFCON qualifier game against Sao Tome in Morocco on Monday, June 13.