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28 Aug
Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, has signed a one-year contract with English Championship side, Queens Park Rangers.
24 Mar
They know this is the last opportunity for them to join the best footballers from across the world in the biggest soccer event this year. For Super Eagles players, nothing...
5 Jan
During the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers en route to Cameroun 2022, Super Eagles’ defender, Kenneth Omeruo, was either on the bench as a substitute or not invited by former coach, Genort Rohr.
4 Jan
Former international, Duke Udi, has said that the absence of key players in the Super Eagles squad will not affect the performance at Cameroon 2022 AFCON.
14 Oct 2021
Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, agrees that Nigeria’s football fans have the right to criticize the team if they performed badly, but he argues that his dedication to the team cannot be faulted.
30 Jul 2021
There is little or nothing to celebrate for some Nigerian athletes who were at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after their dreams of performing...
28 Jul 2021
Nigeria's Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has criticised the country's sports authorities over the poor administration of the team. Balogun expressed his grouse against Nigerian football administrators in an interview with “The Beautiful Game” podcast. "You hear about other players and why can’t they not perform in the Super Eagles. We have to be honest,…
7 Jan 2021
Rangers’ manager Steven Gerrard and the management of the Scottish Premiership club have been praised for the summer signing of Nigerian defender Leon Balogun.
2 Jul 2019
Super Eagles’ defender, Leon Balogun has described Sunday’s 0-2 loss to the Barea of Madagascar as a wake up call, saying that the players...
28 Jun 2019
Brighton & Hove defender, Leon Balogun was one of the most impressive players in the Nigerian team that beat Guinea 1-0 on Wednesday. The 2018 World Cup stalwart, who did not feature in the opening game, stood alongside Kenneth Omeruo in the Eagles’ central defence to ward off all that Guinea could throw at Nigeria.…
2 Jun 2019
Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi and five other players have arrived in Asaba, Delta capital, for preparations for the 2019 AFCON tournament holding in Egypt between June 21 and July 19. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that other players that arrived with Mikel are Leon Balogun, Moses Simon, Jamilu Collins and Ola Aina.…
14 May 2019
Super Eagles’ coach Gernot Rohr on Tuesday listed midfielder Mikel John Obi, Ahmed Musa and 23 others in a 25-man squad to prepare for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in Egypt.

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