Lawal wants Eagles to salvage Nigeria’s pride against Tunisia
Former International, Garba Lawal yesterday advised Coach Gernot Rohr to field his best legs in the game against Tunisia, as Nigeria attempts...
Garba Lawal blames Super Eagles loss on poor tactics
As more Nigerians react to the Super Eagles loss to the Desert Foxes of Algeria in Sunday’s semi-final, ex-international Garba Lawal has attributed it to poor tactics by the players.
You still have much work to do before World Cup, Lawal tells Eaglets’ coaches
Former Nigerian International, Garba Lawal has hailed the just concluded Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Tanzania, describing the championship...
Why local league players can’t make Eagles team to AFCON, by Lawal
Former Super Eagles midfielder, Garba Lawal has said that the lack of live telecast of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) has denied Nigerians the opportunity of assessing the quality of players in the country’s premier league......
Lawal predicts successful new year for Nigerian football
Former International, Garba Lawal believes 2019 will be a better year for both the Super Eagles and the Super Falcons, as they prepare to take part in two major tournaments this year. The Eagles qualified for the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) by topping Group E during the qualifying series with a game left…
Uche Agbo ready for Super Eagles, Lawal insists
Former International, Garba Lawal, has said that it would do the country a lot of good to have Standard Liege’s midfielder, Uche Agbo in the Super Eagles line-up at this time.
Worried NFF to meet over Yusuf’s bribery scandal
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is worried over the report of a bribe scandal dangling around the neck of Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Salisu Yusuf. Yusuf, who is the chief coach of the Home-based Super Eagles, was caught on camera taking cash from men posing as football agents. He was the Super Eagles assisted coach…
Uzoho needs more games to stabilise, Lawal insists
Former International, Garba Lawal, has appealed to Nigerians to give Super Eagles’ goalkeeper, Francis Uzoho, more time to establish himself after the not too impressive show against Poland during the international friendly played at the Municipal Stadium in Wroclaw on Friday.
Despite Nigerians’ optimism, Lawal fears for Super Eagles
Garba Lawal is not given to frivolous talks. The former Super Eagles’ utility man chooses his words carefully and when he delivers his verdict, the wise are better advised to take note.