Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup
How Super Eagles’ opponents performed in pre-World Cup friendlies
With the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup just around the corner, the 32 participating teams are finalizing preparations and building up confidence before jetting off for the Eurasian country.
Simon weeps, as scan finally rules him out of World Cup
Super Eagles and Gent winger, Moses Simon, was in sober mood yesterday, as he departed the team’s camp in London for Belgium after scans conducted confirmed that he will be out of action for three weeks.
AITEO settles coaches’ 2018 emoluments, pledges more support to Nigerian football
Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) principal sponsor, AITEO Group has announced that it has settled all the national teams coaches’ 2018 salaries and other entitlements, which amounts to $600,000 and N320 million.
Stop searching for players to play in World Cup, Adelabu tells Rohr
Former Green Eagles winger, Adegoke Adelabu has said that it was out of place for Coach Gernot Rohr to continue searching for players to play for Nigeria in next year’s FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Recuperating Echiejile sure Super Eagles will beat Algeria, Argentina
Nigeria became the first African country to qualify for the FIFA Mundial holding in Russia after beating Zambia in Uyo in October, leaving Algeria, Cameroon and Zambia to compete for second place in Group B.
Nigerians expect Super Eagles to get to Russia 2018 semifinals, says Rohr
Rohr also spoke on Vincent Enyeama’s impending return to the Super Eagles, saying the former Enyimba star must first prove he is still equal tom the task before being readmitted to the squad.
Super Eagles to meet La Albiceleste in friendly match
Nigeria have had past friendly encounters with Argentina in 2011, with the matches held in Abuja, which ended 4-1 in Eagles’ favour, and return match, which took place in Dhaka, Bangladesh’s, where the Argentines revenged their earlier loss winning 3-1.
Moses, Mikel, Iheanacho aim to increase goal tally
Captain Mikel Obi has scored twice, also both at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium. He netted the second goal against Algeria in November 2016 and also the second against Cameroon last month.
Bafana aim to revive World Cup hopes
Bafana Bafana’s hopes of qualifying for the finals suffered a blow as they lost 2-1 to Cape Verde in their previous Group D match in Durban last month.