Rohr returns today, may unveil Eagles list this week
Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr is expected in the country today to begin preparations for Nigeria’s African Nations Cup qualifier against Seychelles next month.
Avoid FIFA’s Hammer, Esin cautions NFF Factions
Former Super Eagles midfielder, Etim Esin, has appealed to the two factions of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to guard against the looming sanction of world’s football governing body, FIFA, in the interest of the country’s football.
Five times Jay-Jay Okocha left us stunned
On his birthday, we celebrate the legendary Jay-Jay Okocha. The magical No 10 was of deft feet and silky skills, mesmerizing with his signature reverse step-overs and leaving many breathless with his effusive talent. We look at five times the midfield maestro left our mouths ajar. Eintracht Frankfurt vs Karlsruher SC Doubtless, no Okocha highlight…
Erico warns NFF against underrating Seychelles
Former international, Joe Erico has warned the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) against underrating Super Eagles next opponent in the Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup qualifying series, Seychelles, saying treating the lowly rated country with kid gloves could cost the country a ticket to the competition. Nigeria lost its first match in the qualifying series 2-0…
Super Eagles set for grade A friendly at Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba
After several years of waiting, the people of Asaba, Delta State will now have the opportunity of watching the senior national team, Super Eagles at the newly completed Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba. The complex, which was a mere playing ground for school children since the state’s creation in 1991, witnessed a major sporting event…
Carl Ikeme’s retirement a blow to Super Eagles, says Ike Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles goalkeepers’ trainer, Ike Shorunmu has described the early retirement of Nigeria’s number one shot stopper, Carl Ikeme from professional football as a big blow to the country. He also believes the development has opened the doors for other goalkeepers to work hard to cover the vacuum created by Ikeme’s absence from the team. Ikeme…
Super Eagles’ prospect too tempting to dump, says Rohr
Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr has been linked with the Algerian job, but the Franco-German is not thinking of dumping Nigeria, at least for now. And his reason is simply that the array of emerging stars waiting to turn the Super Eagles into a formidable force is too tempting to ignore.
I have no regrets playing for Super Eagles, says Tyrone Ebuehi
Tyronne Ebuehi says he has no regrets choosing to represent Nigeria in international football rather than the Netherlands.
Worried NFF to meet over Yusuf’s bribery scandal
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is worried over the report of a bribe scandal dangling around the neck of Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Salisu Yusuf. Yusuf, who is the chief coach of the Home-based Super Eagles, was caught on camera taking cash from men posing as football agents. He was the Super Eagles assisted coach…