Owolabi canvasses statistical support for Nigerian teams
Former International, Felix Owolabi has decried the performances of the two clubs currently representing Nigeria at both the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup, attributing their not too impressive outings to lack of sufficient information of their opponents. Enugu Rangers on Sunday lost 0-2 to Tunisia’s Etoile du Sahel at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, just…
Owolabi welcomes Pinnick’s plan to lure Moses back to Eagles
Former International, Felix Owolabi has applauded the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick’s plan to persuade Victor Moses to have a rethink on his retirement from the Eagles as the nation gets set to return to the Africa Cup of Nations .....
Postponing NPFL’s season calendar will dip fans’ interest in local league, says Owolabi
Former International, Felix Owolabi, has expressed sadness over the continued postponement of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), saying it would make fans lose interest in the local league and undyingly shift focus on the established foreign ones. The League Management Company (LMC) had set December 1 as the initial date for the 2018/2019 Nigerian…
Owolabi faults Rohr over ‘vote of no confidence’ on NPFL players
Nigeria’s former International, Felix Owolabi, has expressed dismay over the comment credited to Coach Gernot Rohr, that he did not see any player...
Build your team around NPFL players, Owolabi tells Rohr
Former International, Felix Owolabi, has expressed regret on the larger number of foreign-based players used over those in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in international engagements, especially during the AFCON qualifiers. Coach Gernot Rohr recently prosecuted the second game of the CAF Group E Africa Cup of Nations against Seychelles with players in either…
Libya a bigger threat than South Africa, Owolabi warns Eagles
Former International, Felix Owolabi has described as a serious threat the statement credited to Libyan coach, Adel Amrouche that Nigeria would be easier for them than South Africa in the Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup qualifying series.
Rohr’s 30-man provisional list best for him, says Owolabi
Former International, Felix Owolabi, has advised those questioning Coach Gernot Rohr’s 30-man provisional squad list, to allow him to do his work, as the team intensifies preparations for the World Cup in Russia
Eagles is still work in progress, says Owolabi
Former International, Felix Owolabi, has described the worries by some Nigerians, as unnecessary because of the not-too-convincing performances by the Super Eagles in their two friendly matches last week.
CHAN: Win or lose Eagles are heroes, says Owolabi
Whatever may be the outcome of today’s final match of the African Nations Championship (CHAN), taking place at...
Journalists have hijacked our job, ex-footballer Owolabi laments
Former Super Eagles winger, Felix Owolabi, has expressed displeasure over the attitude of journalists, who he said have taken over the role of former footballers as the sport analyst during live matches. The home-based Eagles are currently engaged in the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) holding in Morocco, and there seem to be worries back home…
Poor league, others, reasons for CHAN Eagles non-performance, says Owolabi
Former International, Felix Owolabi, has laid the blame for the CHAN Eagles poor performance at the ongoing African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco, on the abysmal league, coaches and administrators of the game in the country.