Tag: AFCON

Eagles Return to Teslim Balogun Stadium, Finish Qualifiers Unbeaten With a Win Over Lesotho

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2021

Super Eagles of Nigeria have finished their qualification matches in grand style by beating Lesotho 3-0 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium which is begin to ... Read More

Super Eagles Beat Benin 1-0, Remain Top of the Table

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2021

Nigeria Super Eagles defeated Benin 1-0 to remain at the top of the group L table of the African Cup of Nations qualifiers (AFCON 2021) ... Read More

AFCON 2021: I expect Superb performance from Eagles, former Falcons coach says

Abdul Jimoh- November 12, 2020

A former Super Falcons coach, Godwin Izilein, says that he expects a `superlative performance’ from the Super Eagles in their upcoming showdown with the `Leone ... Read More

Nigeria’s Match Against Algeria Will be Tough — Odegbami

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2019

Segun Odegbami, an ex-international, said on Sunday that the semi-final between Nigeria and Algeria at the ongoing African Cup of Nations(AFCON) would be tough. Odegbami ... Read More

Amrouche Quits Position as Libya Coach Ahead of AFCON Qualifier

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2018

Libya coach Adel Amrouche has resigned just days before his side face Nigeria in an African Nations Cup qualifier. The match is billed for Uyo, ... Read More

AFCON 2019: Kenyan to Officiate Nigeria vs Seychelles Game in Victoria

Henry Solomon- September 3, 2018

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed Kenyan referee, David Omweno to officiate the Super Eagles clash against the Pirates of Seychelles at the ... Read More

#AFCON2019: List of Invited Super Eagles Players To Face Bafana Bafana of South Africa

AMT Tanimu- May 31, 2017

The Super Eagles will face the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in the next qualifying match of the African Cup of Nations championship to be ... Read More

#AFCON2017: Cote d’Ivoire Coach Resigns

Suleiman Idris- February 3, 2017

Michel Dussuyer has resigned his appointment as Head Coach of the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire following his team’s early elimination at the 2017 Africa Cup ... Read More

#AFCON2017: Ayew Brothers Send Ghana to AFCON Semi-Finals

Suleiman Idris- January 30, 2017

(VON) Ghana’s Ayew brothers grabbed a goal each on Sunday for the Black Stars to beat DR Congo 2-1 and advance into the 2017 Africa ... Read More

2017 AFCON: Gabon out of Africa Cup of Nations

Suleiman Idris- January 23, 2017

  (NAN) Hosts, Gabon on Sunday crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) at the group stage after playing out a 0-0 draw ... Read More

Destiny Responsible For Eagles Not Qualifying For 2017 AFCON – NFF President

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2016

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, on Wednesday at a news conference in Abuja said the federation did everything humanly possible for ... Read More

Ex-Internationals Urge Siasia to Strengthen U-23 Team Defence Line

Henry Solomon- December 2, 2015

Coach Samson Siasia and some of the U-23 Dream Team VI Members (Photo: Internet) Edema Fuludu, a former Super Eagles player, has identified the Nigeria ... Read More