Russia 2018 World Cup
26 May 2020
Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, has described his performance in Nigeria’s 4-0 defeat of Cameroun in a Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo as the game that cemented his position in the national team under Gernor Rohr.
25 Jun 2019
Odion Ighalo came under severe criticism from Nigerian fans after the Russia 2018 World Cup in which the Super Eagles went out in the first round. Many Nigerians blamed Ighalo for the early ouster, as he missed some clear chances that would have given Nigeria victory over Argentina in the last group game. That win…
22 Jan 2019
Super Eagles Former Coach, Samson Siasia has pleaded with Nigerian football fans to allow Mikel Obi to sort out his club future before he returns to the national team. The former Eagles striker told www.adantesports.com.ng from his base in the U.S. yesterday that there were two key things the player must sort out before he…
24 Nov 2018
Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has put the exertions and controversies that trailed Nigeria’s elimination in the first round of the Russia 2018 World Cup...
24 Nov 2018
The Super Eagles regained some respect in African football last weekend. They drew with Bafana Bafana in Johannesburg. They had lost in their first-leg encounter in Nigeria a long time ago.
17 Oct 2018
France let their opponents do the hard work on their way to winning the World Cup, running less than most teams and enjoying less than 50 per cent possession...
15 Jul 2018
The just concluded 2018 World cup had its high and low moments but we bring you the statistics for all 64 matches played from FIFA.com TOP SCORERS HARRY KANE (England) -6 goals ROMERU LUKAKU (Belgium) - 4 goals DENIS CHERYSHEV (Russia)- 4 goals TOURNAMENT STATISTICS GOALS SCORED -169 YELLOW CARDS -219 RED CARDS -4 PASSES…
13 Jul 2018
For a lot of Russian fans, the performance of their team in the yet-to-be-concluded World Cup was satisfactory. The Stanislav Cherchesov’s side, ranked 65 by FIFA, the lowest in the World Cup, was able to prove some bookmakers wrong by reaching the quarterfinals of the tournament, losing 3-4 on penalty to Croatia after playing 3-3 in regulation time.
10 Jul 2018
Is football coming home? We are two games away to confirm that! But as for English football fans “Football is coming home!” They have been creating team-supporting memes that leave the rest of the world a little jealous. The semi-final face-off between England and Croatia is England’s biggest match for a generation. England's opportunity to…
30 Jun 2018
American Cable News Network (CNN) Sports has nominated Super Eagles Forward Ahmed Musa’s first goal against Iceland as one of the best scored in the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
29 Jun 2018
Gareth Southgate is finally experiencing the level of scrutiny that comes with being England manager at a World Cup as his gamble to make eight changes in losing 1-0 to Belgium comes under the microscope.