29 Oct 2016
Carlos Alberto was based in America at the time and was doing some work with Nike. Africa did not exist in his radar. Through the strategic intervention of Noel Okorougo, Carlos Alberto was convinced to...
9 Sep 2016
To further deepen a nation’s woes, the Golden Eaglets (the under-17 side) led by Manu Garba dashed whatever hope Nigerians had of seeing a national team fly the flag on the continent when they lost to Niger 3-2 on aggregate.
22 Aug 2016
Former Under-17 coach, John Obuh, has stated that the Golden Eaglets’ failure to beat the Junior Menas of Niger at the weekend in the 2017 Africa U-17 qualifier and crashing out from next year’s African U-17 championship.
25 Jul 2016
National U-20 football team coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, was left rooted to his chair at the final whistle of the African U-20 Championship qualifier in Lagos, which his wards lost 4-3 to their Sudanese counterparts.
7 Jul 2016
Flying Eagles Coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, is optimistic that his team will come out victorious in the 2017 African U-20 Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan on Sunday.
23 May 2016
The victorious Nigeria U-20 squad to Saturday’s 2017 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations qualifying match against Burundi in Bujumbura will return to the country today aboard an Ethiopian Airline flight from Addis Ababa.
22 May 2016
Coach Emmanuel Amuneke led Nigeria’s U-20 boys, Flying Eagles, to a 1-0 win over the Young Swallows of Burundi in a 2017 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations second round, first leg qualifier in Bujumbura yesterday.
17 May 2016
Coach Emmanuel Amuneke on Tuesday underlined his faith in players of his 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup team by naming 15 of them in an 18-man under-20 squad against Burundi.