Super Eagles will be ready for England friendly, Mikel says
Midfielder Mikel Obi says the Super Eagles will be at their best for the prestige international friendly match against England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 2.
Outstanding Five: Mikel, Ighalo, Onazi star over the weekend
Mikel Obi Mikel Obi was at his majestic best, coordinating play, spraying passes and winning balls. The midfielder played at his pace, intelligently lassoing the game with every movement, pass or tackle. For all of Frank Acheampong’s heroics, netting a hat-trick, Mikel was the enabler from deep. The Super Eagles captain was supreme leading the…
Mikel, Iwobi, teammates react to Eagles’ new World Cup kit
Super Eagles skipper Mikel Obi and teammate Alex Iwobi have reacted to the new Super Eagles World Cup kit designed by sportswear company Nike.
Mikel, Oshoala, Quadri, others picked for Nigerian Awards for Sporting Excellence
Seven Nigerian sportsmen and women, who distinguished themselves in their various events this year, have been nominated for the maiden Nigerian Awards for Sporting Excellence (NASE).
Why Super Eagles must qualify for Russia 2018 World Cup
When the Super Eagles class of 1997 qualified for France ’98 World Cup, they did so with a match to spare; and 20 years later history is about to repeat itself.
NFF working hard for Super Eagles victory, says Pinnick
President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick yesterday disclosed that the body has put the necessary machinery in place to ensure Super Eagles’ victory...
Overblowing Mikel, others’ injuries can affect Super Eagles, says Agu
Super Eagles goalkeepers’ trainer, Alloy Agu, has called on football lovers in the country to stop overblowing injuries of Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, Carl Ikeme and Vincent Enyeama...
Be wary of Chinese megabucks lure, fans warn Super Eagles
“Most of the players currently playing in the Nigerian senior national team were discovered through the attention they attracted from Europe but it will be difficult to monitor such performances in China,’’ Okpo said.