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Green Eagles

28 Oct
Former Green Eagles’ Captain, Henry Nwosu, has blamed substandard playing facilities for the poor state of African football, saying with the teeming population of young men and women in the continent,...
10 Sep
Former Green Eagles star, Adegoke Adelabu, has described the proposed biennial World Cup by FIFA as bereft of scientific, psychological, technical, and developmental reasoning...
4 Sep
Former Green Eagles legendary goalkeeper, Emmanuel Okala and veteran journalist/CEO of Nigeria’s first sports radio station, Brilla FM, Larry Izamoje, will lead other sports stakeholders
27 Mar 2021
When Bill Clinton was President of the USA and he visited Nigeria for the very first time, one of his very first comments was to ask about the great Super Eagles of Nigeria.
22 Jan 2021
Some sports journalists in Lagos have joined other sports enthusiasts in the country to mourn Joe Erico, a former Green Eagles goalkeeper who died on Thursday
19 Dec 2020
We have been in a sprints race against Time!
16 May 2020
Some football-loving Nigerians are rallying round to save the life of former Super Eagles defender Sunday Eboigbe. Eboigbe, nicknamed ‘The Destroyers’ in his playing days, is said to be suffering from stroke in Benin City, Edo State capital.
6 Apr 2020
Civil rights activist and former Senator of the Federal Republic, Shehu Sani has commended the 1980 set of the Green Eagles, who made Nigeria proud when they won the African Cup of Nations
25 Mar 2020
Former Nigerian Captain, Henry Nwosu, believes players of the old Green Eagles were more gifted and talented than the present crop of national team players
23 Mar 2020
Youth and Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has lavished praises on the 1980 class of the senior national football team, the Green Eagles, who won Nigeria’s first continental trophy 40 years ago in Lagos.
21 Mar 2020
People recall where they watched the match, who captained the gallant team, who scored the goals and how they celebrated that victory that night and several nights after that eventful Sunday, March 22, 1980.
4 Jan 2020
A Happy New Year to all the readers of this column. For some reason the year 2020, a leap year I am told, has come with a feel-good aura of hope...


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Hosts Cameroon set up an Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final against the Gambia but only after labouring to a 2-1 win over a Comoros side who were forced to start an outfield player
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Gabon coach Patrice Neveu admitted his team struggled to make up for losing star man Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after they were knocked
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Soldiers in Burkina Faso on Monday announced on state television that they have seized power in the West African country following a mutiny over the civilian president...
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A UK government minister resigned Monday in protest over the government's handling of fraudulent loans granted as part of a pandemic business support scheme.
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Star forward Musa Barrow scored on 71 minutes to take debutants Gambia, the lowest-ranked team at the Africa Cup of Nations, into the quarter-finals on Monday with a 1-0 victory