Nigeria’s football is dead, says Felix Owolabi
Former international, Felix Owolabi, believes Super Eagles’ recent performance against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone has shown the world that Nigeria’s football is dead. Nigeria held Sierra Leone to a 4-4 draw in the first leg of the African Cup of Nations qualifying tie, and played out a goalless second leg in Freetown.
Super Eagles’ green jersey not Nigeria’s colour, Owolabi declares
Former international, Felix Owolabi, has expressed disappointment at the colour of the Super Eagles’ new jerseys, which were worn during the two friendly matches played against Algeria and Tunisia...
Owolabi advises Rohr to build Eagles around ‘world class’ Osimhen
Former international, Felix Owolabi, has described Super Eagles’ striker, Victor Osimhen, as the best thing that has happened to the country’s football in recent time...
European leagues return good for Eagles’ international programmes, says Owolabi
Former International, Felix Owolabi, is excited that the foreign-based Super Eagles players are now featuring regularly in league matches with the resumption of football across Europe after the suspension forced by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Over reliance on Foreign-based players worries Owolabi
Former International, Felix Owolabi, has cast doubt on the future of home-based players in the country. Since Gernot Rohr’s appointment as the country’s head coach, he has continued to rely on foreign-based players to prosecute all Super Eagles matches.
Owolabi calls for new Eagles’ coach ahead of World Cup qualifiers
Former International, Felix Owolabi has described Super Eagles’ loss to the Desert Foxes of Algeria as unfortunate, saying that Nigeria wasn’t ready for the semifinals game of the Total Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).
No improvement in Nigerian league, says Felix Owolabi
Former Nigerian International, Felix Owolabi, has hailed players and clubs for sustaining the country’s league, despite the harsh conditions they face, when compared to the state of leagues in other parts of the world.
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 .....