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We are not scared of the Super Eagles – Cameroon defender Oyongo

Ahead of their FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers against Nigeria, Cameroonian defender Ambrose Oyongo says they will approach the double header with the mentality of champions of Africa. Cameroon will face group leaders Nigeria in back-to-back World Cup Qualifiers in August,...

CHAN 2018 Qualifiers: Nigeria to face either Benin Republic or Togo

Confederation of African Football (CAF) has drawn the Nigeria national team of players based in the country, also known as Super Eagles B team, against the winner between Togo and Benin Republic for the qualifying ticket of the African...

Nigeria’s AFCON Hiatus: A Blessing In Disguise?

By Balogun Rilwan Adetayo Since the triumphant breakthrough in South Africa in 2013, the Super Eagles of Nigeria have not been to any other Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) coming behind South Africa and then Egypt in the qualification series...

Teenage Sensation, Ademola Lookman considered for Super Eagles invitation

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) believes they can successfully woo new and in-form Everton striker, Ademola Lookman into dumping a potential Three Lions call up for the Super Eagles. In a statement by the technical director of the Nigeria football...

CHAN Eagles to know opponents for Kenya 2018 in April

The qualifying draws of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), a tournament for the best nations in Africa, to be played by footballers plying their trade in their countries, will be done in Cairo, Egypt on April 9. This was...

Nigeria move up a spot to enter top 50 in FIFA World Ranking

Nigeria have moved up one spot in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking for the month of February published on Thursday on FIFA's website. Nigeria moved from 51st in the world to 50th with 619 points and 1015 points below Argentina who occupy...

Nigerian Football: Why We Have To Be Great Again!

By Balogun Rilwan Adetayo The World Cup had started that day in 1930 in faraway Montevideo, the Uruguayan capital. The best nations in football lined to flex their muscles and fight for the Jules Rimet Cup. These nations comprised mainly...

Enyeama denies ignoring Rohr on Super Eagles return

By Chinatu Jon Former Super Eagles captain and Lille Métropole shot stopper, Vincent Enyeama, has refuted claims that he literally shut the door to his return to the national team. Earlier reports say that Super Eagles gaffer, Gernot Rohr said that...

Exciting German born winger Noah-Joel Sarenren-Bazee set for Nigeria callup

20 year old German born Hannover striker Noah-Joel Sarenren-Bazee, could make his debut for the Super Eagles when they play Senegal in a friendly in March. Nigeria's technical adviser Gernot Rohr suggests the exciting winger has pledged his allegiance to Nigeria. “We have...

Ikeme wants to get to the World Cup in 2018 and also play in...

First choice goalkeeper for Nigeria Carl Ikeme, has said he hopes to qualify for the 2018 World Cup with Nigeria and also play in the English Premier League (EPL) with Wolverhampton Wanderers. Ikeme this week extended his two and half-year contract...
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