Weah visits Buhari, wants Eagles to prepare well for World Cup
President George Weah of Liberia yesterday declared that Nigeria’s Super Eagles were not only going to Russia to represent Nigeria but the entire continent of Africa.
Weah tells Nigeria to prepare well for World Cup
Liberia's President George Weah on Monday urged Nigeria to get their preparation right for the World Cup and avoid wranglings over cash that have plagued previous appearances.
CHAN Eagles not materials for World Cup, says Adelabu
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu says no member of the home-based Eagles has any chance of grabbing a shirt in Nigeria’s Russia 2018 World Cup team.
Moroccan Feddal suffers injury, could miss World Cup
Moroccan defender Zouhair Feddal looks set to miss the World Cup after rupturing his achilles tendon in Real Betis' 2-1 win over Villarreal on Saturday. Feddal, who only joined Betis from Alaves in the close season, had to be stretchered off in the 52nd minute. "We will live six months without you but we're confident…
Musa discloses Super Eagles’ World Cup ambition
Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa has set his sight on a semi-final spot in the 2018 World Cup tournament in Russia. The Super Eagles will be participating in the quadrennial showpiece for the sixth time, since their debut appearance in USA 1994 but have never gone past the round of 16 stage of the competition. And…
Nigeria plots smooth route to world cup glory
Perhaps more than ever before, Nigerians will tune to the 2018 World Cup optimistic that their darling Super Eagles will return from Russia clothed in glory.
Argentina begins players’ monitoring ahead of World Cup
Argentina ’s coach, Jorge Sampaoli may have commenced his preparation for the World Cup in Russia, as he began a tour of the various European leagues to monitor prospective players who will make his final squad. Like in four of the last six World Cup tournaments, Argentina will again be facing the Super Eagles of…
Over 2.3m FIFA World Cup tickets requested since draw
World football ruling body FIFA yesterday disclosed that over 2.3 million World Cup tickets have been requested since the 2018 tournament draw was made earlier this month. The sales phase, which opened on December 5 after the December 1 draw in Moscow, continues until January 31. Fans can apply for tickets for venues and individual…
Rohr already decided on World Cup squad, says Agali
Super Eagles’ new chief scout, Victor Agali says coach Gernot Rohr won’t be considering new players in his squad for the World Cup in Russia next year. Agali made this known in a television programme in Lagos monitored by Owngoalnigeria.com, while responding to a question on if new players would make the squad to the…