The 2018 Europa League winners, Atletico Madrid, are scheduled to play against the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state on May 22. In this Multichoice and LaLiga-sponsored encounter tagged the GOtv MAX Cup, Nigerians expect their Team B to put up a courageous, tactical and entertaining show against the Europa League reigning champions … Continue reading What to expect from Aletico Madrid vs the Super Eagles
For his outstanding performances during Chelsea's successful 2016-17 campaign, Nigeria international footballer Victor Moses was nominated alongside Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Naby Keita and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for the 2017 BBC Africa footballer of the year award. Victor, 26, played a major role in Antonio Conte's first taste of actions in the Premier League and now looks … Continue reading Victor Moses hoping to become Africa’s best
Only Nigeria were mathematically able to qualify during the fourth installment of the third round of African qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, but the Super Eagles will have to wait another month before attempting to obtain the points they require to advance. Their draw with Cameroon did have one direct impact: Les Lions … Continue reading We’re getting closer to Russia 2018 – Nigeria’s Super Eagles
Nwankwo Kanu, the most decorated Super Eagles player, has laid his late mother Mrs Susan Kanu Iheme to eternal rest. The woman died on 7 September. Her funeral was held at Kanu's hometown, Amannagwu village in Arochukwu LGA, Abia State. Late Mrs Susan died at the age of 82. Reports from Nigeria confirm that "Papillo" [as he's … Continue reading Kanu Nwankwo buries mom in Arochukwu LGA
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has assured Nigerians that his team is ready for an action-packed encounter against Algeria in their 2018 World Cup qualifiers scheduled on 12 November, 2016. The 63-year-old tactician says he's elated to have the trio of Odion Ighalo, Victor Moses and Leon Balogun back in his team. Rohr is expected … Continue reading Gernot Rohr: Team Spirit at the Super Eagles Camp is high
Nigeria and Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper, Carl Iheme, suffered a hip injury and has been ruled out of the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers against Algeria. But the team's substitute goaltender Ikechukwu Ezenwa says he's equal to the task. The Super Eagles will tower against their North African opponents on Saturday 12 November for the all-important encounter scheduled in Uyo, Nigeria. … Continue reading Super Eagles of Nigeria have quality substitutes for injured Goalkeeper Carl Iheme
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will battle Zambia's Chipolopolo today 9 October in the first leg of their 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Image: Rainford Kalaba Scheduled to hold in Ndola, the match is also the first game for Group B, which has been tagged "group of death" with the inclusion of Cameroon and Algeria. Out … Continue reading Zambia Captain: Nigerians play good football but we will win
Gernot Rohr, who'll lead the Super Eagles of Nigeria against Zambia in Sunday's 2018 World Cup qualifier, has revealed it'll lift the spirit if his squad grabs all three points in the away game. … Continue reading Nigeria’s Coach Gernot Rohr expects a win against Zambia
Julius Aghahowa, the Benin-born prolific striker who's known for his signature backflips, says the Super Eagles of Nigeria can no longer fly due to recurring changes in the team. Julius, 34, admits consistency is required in a team for any form of progress to be made. Image shows Julius Aghahowa (L) in action for Nigeria. Recent … Continue reading Aghahowa Reveals Why The Super Eagles Of Nigeria Are Not Flying.
Kenneth Omeruo, the Chelsea loanee, granted an interview ahead of Nigeria's clash with Zambia scheduled on Sunday. Image: Kenneth Omeruo The defender's amazing performance against Zambia's Chipolopolo in Nigeria's route to winning AFCON 2013, guaranteed him a spot in the Super Eagles line-up. Kenneth, 22, says the Eagles are ready for action, adding that the … Continue reading Kenneth Omeruo: An interview with the Nigerian defender
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have reportedly trained in Atlanta since July 3, and one would expect them to be in Brazil earlier than now as they play against Japan on Thursday at 9 p.m. EDT in Manaus. Regrettably, the Men's Olympic Team have had their flight to Brazil delayed, leaving them with less than … Continue reading Super Eagles Stuck In Atlanta, 24 Hours Before Opening Game And Nigerians Are Not Smiling.
Nigeria's appointment of French Coach Paul Le Guen who reportedly turned down a mouth-watering offer to guide the Super Eagles, is a national disgrace as well as a warning to Africa's most populous country. A large number of football lovers have been irritated over the disappointment, not for the Frenchman's arrogance, but for the seeming lack of … Continue reading Nigeria’s Appointment Of French Coach Paul Le Guen, A National Embarrassment.