Preference for overseas-based players killing Nigerian league, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles’ Goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to help in raising the standard of the country’s league...
Don’t be scared of any team, Shorunmu charges Flying Eagles
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu, has charged the Nigeria U-20 national team, Flying Eagles not to be scared of any team ahead of the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup holding in Poland.
Shorunmu canvasses friendly tests for Eagles’ goalkeepers
Former Super Eagles Goalkeepers’ Trainer, Ike Shorunmu has urged the senior national team coaches to create avenues to expose the team’s goal custodians to international match situations ahead of the 2019 African Nations Cup. Noting that this year’s African Nations Cup in Egypt would be highly competitive and tough due to the increase in number…
Super Eagles players’ selection now all comers affair, says worried Rufai
Former Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Peter Rufai is worried that the managers of the senior national team has made inclusion in the squad an all comers affair...
Shorunmu advises Rohr to give Afelokhai a chance in Eagles’ squad
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu believes Enyimba’s Theophilus Afelokhai deserves to be in the national team. He says the former Kano Pillars goalkeeper has done enough to warrant invitation to the team, which has his teammate, Ikechukwu Ezenwa as one of the goalkeepers.
Carl Ikeme’s retirement a blow to Super Eagles, says Ike Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles goalkeepers’ trainer, Ike Shorunmu has described the early retirement of Nigeria’s number one shot stopper, Carl Ikeme from professional football as a big blow to the country. He also believes the development has opened the doors for other goalkeepers to work hard to cover the vacuum created by Ikeme’s absence from the team. Ikeme…
Goal keeping role in Super Eagles should still be open, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles’ goalkeeper trainer, Ike Shorunmu, has called on the national team manager, Gernot Rohr, to still keep the number one goal-keeping role of his team open, as there are many good goaltenders in the domestic league.
More money for Super Eagles no guarantee for success in Russia, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Ike Shorunmu says the various fund raising projects geared towards generating money to aid Nigeria to success at the forthcoming Russia 2018 World Cup will not guarantee excellent performance from the players at the competition.
Eagles shouldn’t be overconfident against Serbia, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles’ goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu believes Nigeria’s victory over Poland in their international friendly on Friday has put the team in confident mood going into tomorrow’s game against Serbia in London.
Don’t despair, good NPFL can fetch you another Eagles’ chance, Shorunmu tells Ajiboye
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has advised Plateau United goaltender, Dele Ajiboye to work harder in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) and convince national team coach, Gernot Rohr that he deserves another chance in the Russia 2018 World Cup bound team.