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14 Jul 2017
Four points separate Nigeria from Cameroon (two), Algeria (one) and Zambia (one), but the Super Eagles have a double-header with Cameroon in September, which is capable of changing the equation.
1 Jul 2017
The Edo Football Association yesterday poured encomiums on late Super Eagles coach, Amodu Shuaibu who died a year ago, as the association hailed his contributions to the development of football in the country.
23 Jun 2017
Former Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has called on the Gernot Rohr-tutored senior national team to learn to play the African way if they desired to beat Cameroon in their 2018 World Cup qualifying series’ double-header in late August and early September.
22 Jun 2017
Two goals in the first 15 minutes from Bernard Ovoke and Fredrick Obomate settled Rivers United’s nerves in the game. KCCA got a goal at the stroke of halftime from Geoffrey Sserunkuma, to peg back Rivers at 2-1.
16 Jun 2017
Cameroun, making a comeback 14 years later, will participate for the third time in its history of this competition. It was in 2003 that the Indomitable Lions gave their best performance by reaching the final against France.
16 Jun 2017
It was all smiles, laughter and selfies yesterday when MTN Nigeria’s executive management team, led by its Chairman, Pascal Dozie received representatives of the current English FA Cup champions, Arsenal F.C of London, at the head office in Lagos.
10 Jun 2017
In 2014, the Super Eagles were held to a 2-2 draw at home by the South Africans at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in a final qualifier for the 2015 AFCON, a result, which denied Nigeria a place at the competition held in Equatorial Guinea.
10 Jun 2017
Ighalo said that tourism in the country was abysmally poor, saying that interacting with foreigners would show that Nigeria was full of wonderful people and a good place to visit.
7 Jun 2017
Speaking at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo after his team’s first training session yesterday, Rohr, however, assured that his team would live up to the bidding.
7 Jun 2017
The Guardian learnt that the Rivers United’s consignment, comprising 100 match balls, was dispatched in the name of a Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) top official just a day after the group draws were held in Cairo, Egypt, on April 26.
7 Jun 2017
Former junior International, Tajudeen Disu has advised the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to provide a conducive atmosphere for the Super as they aim to triumph over South Africa in Saturday’s group E Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
4 Jun 2017
The Oluyole Warriors are hosts of South West neighbours, Sunshine Stars in today’s Match Day 22 clash, at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba, Ibadan.


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