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28 Sep
A member of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Department, Garba Lawal, has expressed excitement over the current forms of Super Eagles’ strikers, Victor Osimhen and Paul Onuachu
20 Aug
Super Eagles prospect and Hapoel Jerusalem goalkeeper, Adebayo Adeleye, believes Nigeria is blessed with the required talents to win its fourth Africa Cup of Nations title next February in Cameroon. The Super Eagles are grouped alongside seven-time champions Egypt, 1970 AFCON winners Sudan, and Guinea-Bissau in Group D. It is a group Gernot Rohr’s Super…
18 Aug
…Face 7-time champions Egypt in first group match The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been drawn in Group D of the Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Cameroon and which runs from January 9 to February 6, 2022. Nigeria, three-time champions of the AFCON, are joined in Group D by Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau.…
5 Jun
A 36th minute strike by relegated Fulham striker, Anguissa Zambo, was all the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon needed to beat their African rival, Super Eagles of Nigeria in an international friendly....
4 Jun
Two years after coming from behind to knock out the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon at the Egypt 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), the Super Eagles say they are determined...
4 May
Henry Nwosu was the poster boy of Nigerian football in the 1980s. The former New Nigerian Bank attacking midfielder was so lethal in attack, both for club and country that every ball he kicked ended in the opponents’ net.
28 Mar
The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and their counterparts from Lesotho will be played under strict adherence to COVID-19 health protocols...
27 Mar
Nigeria on Saturday defeated Benin in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier played in Porto Novo, with a stoppage-time winner from second-half substitute Paul Onuachu sending Super Eagles fans into raptures and shattering Beninese hearts. In a game that wasn’t entirely played behind closed doors, as hundreds of Beninese fans, contrary to the rules stipulated…
27 Mar
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have advanced to the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, becoming the 15th nation to do so, after Sierra Leone were held by Lesotho on Saturday. The Leone Stars of Sierra Leone went into Saturday’s encounter in Maseru needing a win over their hosts to keep alive their slim hopes of…
26 Mar
The Super Eagles are just a step away from qualification for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and will be looking to pick all three points on Saturday.
25 Mar
Journalists and fans were barred from Super Eagles training session at the Teslim Balogun Stadium yesterday, with team officials explaining that they want maximum concentration ahead of Saturday’s clash with Benin Republic.
4 Mar
Nigeria will play its final two African Cup of Nations qualifiers against the Benin Republic and Lesotho on March 27 and 30 respectively, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed...

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