Okala lauds NFF resettlement programme for Ikeme
Green Eagles’ veteran goalkeeper Emmanuel Okala has lauded the plans of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to train and employ Karl Ikeme as part of the coaching crew.
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…
Nigeria goalkeeper Carl Ikeme retires from football
Carl Ikeme has announced his retirement from the professional game on Friday. Ikeme, 32, announced the news to his Wolverhampton teammates before a training session. His retirement comes after consultations with medical experts. Ikeme was diagnosed with acute Leukemia when he returned abnormal blood results during pre-season in July 2017. He announced in June that he…
NFF celebrates Ikeme’s steady revival
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed happiness over the gladdened reports that former Super Eagles’ goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme...
Carl Ikeme reveals leukaemia is in remission
Carl Ikeme has revealed his cancer is in complete remission. Ikeme in a post on Twitter made the announcement a day after the Super Eagles defated Iceland. The 32 year old had been diagnosed with acute Leukemia when he returned abnormal blood results during pre-season in July 2017. Ikeme tweeted; "After a year of intense…
Devastated Carl Ikeme sends message to Eagles
Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme is gutted that he won’t be representing Nigeria at the upcoming World Cup in Russia and has sent an encouraging good luck message to his international teammates.
Mikel, Moses, others for fifth Pitch Awards on May 28
Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi, Victor Moses, Carl Ikeme and others have been shortlisted for various awards at the Nigeria Pitch Awards, scheduled to hold at the Le Meridien Ogeyi Place in Port Harcourt on May 28.
NFF delegates visit Ikeme
The leadership of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Monday visited former Super Eagles first-choice goalkeeper Carl Ikeme at The Christie Clinic in Manchester, UK where he is being treated.
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).