Tag: Group D

2018 FIFA U-20 Women World Cup: Nigeria hang on to beat unrelenting Haiti

inno.korie- August 9, 2018

Team captain Rasheedat Ajibade’s first half penalty kick helped Nigeria to beat Haiti 1-0 on Thursday at Stade de Marville in the French city of ... Read More

FIFA U-20 Women World Cup: Falconets Lost to Germany 0-1

Henry Solomon- August 6, 2018

Nigeria’s U-20 female football team, Falconets fell 0-1 to three times champions, Germany on Monday in their first game of the FIFA U-20 women’s World ... Read More

Argentina, a Bridge Too Long for Super Eagles to Cross

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

In a match of contrasting styles that lived up to its billing, the Lionel Messi-captained La Albiceleste of Argentina fought tooth and nail to edge ... Read More

Nigerian Celebrities in Russia for Nigeria-Argentina Clash

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2018

Several Nigerian celebrities including musicians Banky Wellington, Timi Dakolo and Oritsefemi are currently in St. Petersburg, Russia ahead of the Nigeria-Argentina game scheduled for Tuesday ... Read More

Super Eagles Disappoint Fans Against Croatia, Nigerians Still Optimistic

Henry Solomon- June 17, 2018

No shots on target, one goal. The statistics at half-time during Croatia's meeting with Nigeria reflected an opening 45 minutes shaded by the Balkan side ... Read More

Super Eagles Express Confidence Despite Egypt, Morocco Losses

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2018

Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr and captain Mikel Obi say the team is capable of delivering on its promise on Saturday against Vatreni of ... Read More

Match Report: Wambach goal sends Super Falcons home

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 17, 2015

An Abby Wambach volley seconds before half-time earned USA a 1-0 victory over Nigeria in Vancouver, which sent them through as Group D winners and eliminated their opponents. ... Read More