Don’t blame players, coaches for Eaglets’ poor run, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles international, Ike Shorunmu, has urged football loving Nigerians not to castigate the Golden Eaglets and the coaching crew for the team’s poor showing in the ongoing West Africa Football Union ....
Premature relocation to Europe hindering goalkeepers’ development, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles Goalkeepers’ Trainer, Ike Shorunmu, has attributed the poor quality of goalkeepers in the domestic league to Nigerian youngsters’ undue quest to move to Europe even before developing their skills.
NPFL needs more private clubs to grow, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles Goalkeepers Trainer, Ike Shorunmu, has called on individuals and private bodies intending to own football clubs in Nigeria to join forces with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the League Management Company (LMC) to build a formidable league for the country.
Poor technology, inadequate facilities stunting Nigeria’s football development, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu, believes that if home-based players were exposed to modern technology trends and quality football facilities, the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) stars will compete favourably with their overseas-based counterparts in the national team.
Eaglets have hallmark of champions, says Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles Goalkeepers’ Trainer, Ike Shorunmu has urged the Golden Eaglets to keep on the fighting spirit that took the team to the second round of the ongoing U-17 World Cup in Brazil.
Shorunmu advises NFF to also send Agu, Amapakabo for refresher courses abroad
Former Super Eagles’ Goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to send national team’s assistant coaches, Alloy Agu and Imama Amakapabo to refresher courses abroad if the federation actually intends to send chief coach, Gernot Rohr to Germany for retraining.
Stop castigating Super Eagles goalkeepers, Shorunmu pleads with Nigerians
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has pleaded with football loving Nigerians to stop criticising the senior national team goalkeepers at the ongoing 2019 Nations Cup in Egypt. He believes the goalkeepers have done their best given the general performance of the team, adding that Daniel Akpeyi, Ikechukwu Ezinwa and Francis Uzoho should be given the…
Greedy agents killing Nigerian football, says Ike Shorunmu
Former Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu believes that greedy football agents were killing Nigerian football with their quest to make quick money through selling immature domestic players to obscure foreign clubs. Shorunmu said Nigerian national teams were not doing well in international football because the country no longer produced quality stars. He lamented that football…
Rufai, Diouf others extol Ambode as African legends hold Nigerian icons 4-4
It was fanfare at the Agege Stadium, Lagos at the weekend when Nigerian football legends battled with their African counterparts in an exhibition game to bid farewell to Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode. Ambode, who is credited with building several sports facilities in Lagos State, will leave office later this month. The game featured on…
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...