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Home based Eagles to regroup later this month for WAFU Nations Cup

The home-based Super Eagles, just after defeating Benin Republic 2-0 to qualify for the 2018 CHAN are expected to regroup later this month to begin preparations for the 2017 WAFU tournament that will take place in Ghana from September 9. Super...

World Cup qualifier: Mikel, Victor Moses return for Super Eagles for Cameroon clash

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has confirmed that Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses and Tianjin TEDA midfielder Mikel Obi have both been named in Nigeria's provisional squad for the World Cup qualifier against Cameroon, taking place in Uyo. Moses, who scored a...

World Cup qualifier: CD Feirense duo Alampasu & Etebo called up for Cameroon match

CD Feirense duo of goalkeeper Dele Alampasu, and attacking midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo have been called up for the Super Eagles' crucial World Cup qualifiers with Cameroon in the first week of September. The invitation for the two players was confirmed...

“Cameroon has physiological advantage … I am not afraid”, Gernot Rohr Confesses

  Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr has revealed that the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon are in a better shape than the Super Eagles ahead of the upcoming back to back 2018 World Cup qualifiers next month. Rohr also stressed that the...

World Cup qualifier: After his screamer in UCL, Tony Nwakaeme gets his first Nigeria...

Hapoel Be’er Sheva striker Anthony Nwakaeme has been called up by Nigeria ahead of World Cup qualifier against Cameroon. Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has extended an invitation to the in-form striker Nwakaeme who was voted the best player in Israel...

Kelechi Iheanacho unlikely to make home debut against Brighton.

  Awful news for Rohr as Nigerian starlet Kelechi Iheanacho is set for a spell on the sidelines after picking up a toe injury and he is unlikely to make his home debut tomorrow against Brighton. The Foxes boss Craig Shakespeare gave...

MLS top striker Fanendo Adi gives condition for Super Eagles return

Portland Timbers' Fanendo Adi will like to get playing time whenever he is invited by Nigeria to play, describing his time in the Nigeria national team as a 'sweet and sour moment'. Adi, 26 was included in a 42-man squad for 2017 African...

Nigeria’s Florence Omagbemi on FIFA’s shortlist for Women’s coach award for 2017

A panel of women’s football experts have shortlisted ten head coaches for The Best FIFA Women’s Coach 2017 award, and Nigeria's Florence Omagbemi got picked as one of the coaches, as announced on FIFA’s official website on Thursday. The former Nigeria international midfielder Omagbemi...

World Cup qualifier: Nigeria ready to host Cameroon. – Pinnick

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick says the football house is ready for the double-header FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier against Cameroon. Pinnick told reporters at the Nigeria Women Football League Super 4 draw held at the Protea Hotel Ikeja yesterday:...

Onazi denied work permit to join Birmingham City

Nigeria international Ogenyi Onazi has been denied a work permit to play for English Championship side Birmingham City, reports BBC Sport. The Blues had agreed terms with the 24-year-old to sign him from Turkish club Trabzonspor. Onazi was confident of making...
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