Don’t underrate group opponents, Esin tells Super Eagles
Former International, Etim Esin has advised the Super Eagles against underrating countries in their group, as the country gets ready to take part in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) holding between June 21 and July 19.
Star lines up AFCON bright moments for Nigerians
With the Africa Cup of Nations scheduled to kick off on Friday, Star Lager beer is set to thrill fans with unforgettable moments of the competition.
Egyptian referees for Eagles, Lions of Teranga duel
Egyptian referee, Mahmoud Ashor will be in charge of today’s friendly match between Nigeria and Senegal in Ismailia. The referee is to be assisted by compatriots, Mohamed Abdel Mgeed (first assistant), Ahmed Salah (second assistant) and Said Abdollah (reserve referee). Both camps have agreed to play the game behind closed door, with Coaches Gernot Rohr…
Iheanacho lost his AFCON’s place due to low self-esteem, says Lawal
Former International, Garba Lawal has ascribed Kelechi Iheanacho’s exclusion from the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) team to Egypt to his casual...
Super Eagles battle-ready for Warriors in Asaba
Three–time champions Nigeria have a full house in Asaba, Delta State ahead of Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations send-forth friendly against the Warriors of Zimbabwe.
Rohr’s Mikel gambit could destabilise Super Eagles
With Nigeria’s preparation for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) hitting up, now is a good time to address an issue that could potentially do damage to Nigeria’s prospects in Egypt. The Super Eagles are widely regarded as one of the favourites to go all the way this summer, much as Coach Gernot Rohr…
Pre-AFCON friendly: Zimbabwe’s Warriors to arrive in Nigeria Thursday
A 26-man delegation of the senior national male football team of Zimbabwe, known as the Warriors, will arrive in Nigeria on Thursday night aboard a South African Airways flight.
NTA/HotSports sign Alibaba, other comedians for AFCON live broadcast
Viewers of the forthcoming Africa Cup of Nations starting in Egypt on June 21 will be given a fresh dimension to live broadcast of the events by popular comedian, Alibaba, who alongside other top artistes, will team up with the Nigerian Television Authority....
Super Eagles will never walk alone, says Supporters Club Chairman
The National Chairman of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), Mr Samuel Ikpea, has assured that the Super Eagles will never walk alone in their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign, slated for Egypt next month.
Eagles to regroup in Asaba June 2 for 2019 AFCON
The Super Eagles will set up a camp in Asaba, Delta State on Saturday, June 2, to commence their preparations for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations holding in Egypt.
Erico advises Rohr to pick players based on current form
Former International, Joseph Erico is backing the Super Eagles to excel at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt even when majority of the country’s players are not plying their trade in top clubs in Europe. The tournament holds between June 21 and July. Leagues in Europe are about rounding up and some pundits…