Falcons’ AWCON defence, 2018’s highpoint, says Esin
As far as former International, Etim Esin, is concerned, Super Falcons’ successful defence of the Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Cameroon remains...
Midfield will be key to Eagles’ victory, says Esin
In the absence of Super Eagles team captain Mikel Obi in today’s crucial game against the Mediterranean Knights of Libya, former International, Etim Esin, has suggested that any of the players in the midfield position can fit in without necessarily being played out of position. Eagles currently occupy third position in the AFCON Group E…
Don’t allow Spain’s pedigree frighten you, Etim Esin tells Falconets
Former Nigerian international, Etim Esin has urged the national U-20 women team, Falconets to see their quarterfinal opponents, Spain as equals, saying the team should approach tomorrow’s match at the ongoing FIFA Women U-20 World Cup as wounded lionesses. Arguing that every team at this stage of the championship has equal opportunity of getting to…
Etim Esin advises NFF to compel Rohr to live, work in Nigeria
Former Nigeria international, Etim Esin has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to compel Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr to work and live in Nigeria if he desired to continue handling the national team. Esin noted that the Eagles manager not being able to remain in the country to watch the league and discover players since…
CHAN Eagles are not best players from Nigerian league, says Esin
Former Super Eagles midfielder, Etim Esin, has said that the CHAN Eagles lack standing players that can turn around the phase of a game when the need arises in a match situation. Speaking with The Guardian yesterday, in the wake of CHAN Eagles embarrassing 0-0 score line against Rwanda, in their opening game at the…
Success at CAF’s awards good psychologically for Eagles’ campaign in Russia, says Esin
Former international star, Etim Esin has described Super Eagles’ nomination in the National Team category of the yearly CAF Awards as good for the team’s confidence going into the 2018 World Cup.
If Buffon still keeps for Italy, who says ours can’t, says Esin
“If Gianluigi Buffon of Italy at his age could still be relied upon by his country due to his experience, why can’t we also look in the same direction if that will save us from embarrassment? Esin questioned.
Too many changes can ruin your team, Esin warns Rohr
Former Super Eagles star, Etim Esin has advised Gernot Rohr against tinkering too much with the team that qualified Nigeria for the Russia 2018 World Cup, saying changes should only be done where absolutely necessary.