Tag: Super Eagles

NFF denies appointing Amokachi head, technical crew

Abdul Jimoh- February 19, 2020

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has denied rumours making rounds in the media of the appointment of former Super Eagles Captain and Coach, Daniel Amokachi ... Read More

Nigeria now world 31st in FIFA ranking

Abdul Jimoh- November 28, 2019

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have moved up by four spots in the November ranking to place 31st on the ranking table. In the ranking table on ... Read More

AFCON 2021: Super Eagles Edged Squirrels of Benin in Qualifier

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Wednesday defeated the Squirrels of Benin Republic 2-1 in the opening Group L match of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) ... Read More

Ilorin Football Fans Hail Mikel As Nigeria’s “Super Hero”

Abdul Jimoh- July 19, 2019

Football enthusiasts in Ilorin on Friday described Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi, as Nigeria’s “Super Hero”, following his decision to retire from national team duties. ... Read More

AFCON: Rohr Satisfied Over Super Eagles’ Third Place Finish

Abdul Jimoh- July 18, 2019

 Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr has expressed satisfaction over Nigeria’s third-place finish at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Egypt. The News ... Read More

Encourage Super Eagles, not Rebuke Them – Owolabi Pleads

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2019

Ex- international, Felix Owolabi, has urged Nigerians not to rebuke the Super Eagles following Sunday’s loss to the Desert Foxes of Algeria in the semi ... Read More

We Lost to a Better Team – Rohr

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2019

Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr has admitted that his team lost to a better side in the semifinals of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations ... 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

Football Enthusiasts Say Experience Will Count for Super Eagles Against Algeria

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2019

Some football enthusiasts on Saturday said Nigeria has what it takes to beat the Desert Foxes of Algeria in the semifinals of the 2019 Africa ... Read More

AFCON 2019 : Akanni Tips Super Eagles To Lift Cup

Suleiman Idris- July 11, 2019

Lagos, July 11, 2019 (NAN) Wahidi Akanni, an ex-international on Thursday tipped the Super Eagles to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Akanni said ... Read More

Super Eagles First Team to Qualify for AFCON Round of 16

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2019

Super Eagles beat their group B opponents Guinea 1-0 to remain at the top of the Group with six points from two matches and qualify ... Read More

AFCON 2019: Guinea playmaker reveals strategy against Super Eagles

admin- June 25, 2019

Guinea midfielder, Naby Keita has said they must beat the Super Eagles in order to be in contention at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations ... Read More

Why Rohr dropped Iheanacho from Super Eagles’ 2019 AFCON squad

admin- June 10, 2019

Facts are beginning to emerge why Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr dropped Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho from the list of 23-man squad for ... Read More

#RSANGA: President Buhari Congratulates Super Eagles for #AFCON2019 Qualification

Tanimu- November 17, 2018

Femi Adesina: President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Super Eagles of Nigeria on their qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations following the score draw ... 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

Make NFF a Modern Football House, Balogun Urges Pinnick

Henry Solomon- September 25, 2018

A sports Analyst, Tayo Balogun, has advised Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to run the outfit as a modern day football ... 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

Super Eagles’ Carl Ikeme Retires From Football

Henry Solomon- July 27, 2018

Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has announced his retirement from football after a year-long battle with acute leukaemia, the English Premier League club said on ... Read More

NFF Mandates Mohammed Sanusi to Step Aside, Postpones League Resumption

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2018

The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) led by Chris Giwa, suspended Dr. Mohammed Sanusi as General Secretary, following corruption allegation leveled against ... 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