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Nigeria to face Argentina in a friendly match next month

Nigeria will play Two-time world champions Argentina in a friendly match scheduled for the 14th of November in Krasnodar Russia. The two nations who have both qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will use the match as buildup. The...

“Nigeria can win the 2018 World Cup”

Amaju Pinnick, president of the Nigeria Football Federations (NFF), is confident that the Super Eagles can win the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Pinnick believes that the amount of preparation going into next year's showpiece will only go well for the...

Dutch-born defender could make his debut at left-back for Nigeria against Algeria

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has hinted that ADO Den Haag defender Tyronne Ebuehi could debut against Algeria on November 10 because of the injury suffered by Elderson Echiejile. The Netherlands-born right back has been named on the bench for...

Messi wants to face Super Eagles again at the World Cup

Lionel Messi has reportedly picked a match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria as one of his favorites in the 2018 World Cup in Russia The winger who was instrumental in Argentina's win against Ecuador which gave the South Americans...

Russia 2018: Gernot Rohr shops for more players

Nigeria have moved on since Swansea City striker Tammy Abraham decided to play for England even though they are shopping for strikers since qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Russia. President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick...

Henry Onyekuru wants to return to Everton in January

Henry Onyekuru has admitted that he wants to return to Everton in January, with the Nigerian forward confessing he has met with the Premier League club recently. The 20-year-old earned a move to the Toffees in the off-season after a...

Ola Aina in line to make full Nigeria debut in November

Ola Aina could be in line for his first international start next month, Super Eaglescoach Gernot Rohr has confirmed. The right-back came off the bench earlier this month to make his debut as the Super Eagles became the first African...

Highlights: Nigeria 1-0 Zambia (World Cup Qualifiers)

Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi scored as Nigeria beat a stubborn Zambia 1-0 to become the first African side to seal a place at next year’s World Cup in Russia.

Nigeria the first African team to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Alex Iwobi's goal saw Nigeria become the first African team to qualify for next year's World Cup in Russia, while Ghana were eliminated in the qualifiers. A 73rd-minute strike by Arsenal forward Iwobi handed the Super Eagles a 1-0 success...

Benchwarmer for Leicester City, but Nigeria is still counting on Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr insists Ahmed Musa remains a key part of his plans despite struggling for Leicester City. Musa has onlyplayed for City in the Carabao Cup win at Sheffield United this season but he is in the...