Joel Obi is fit to play for Eagles, Coach Yusuf says
Salisu Yusuf, the Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, on Monday declared that Torino midfielder Joel Obi was fit to play for the senior national football team. Yusuf told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) he was making his declaration on the basis of the fact that the Italy-based striker has had impressive appearances for his club.…
Home-based Eagles in make or burst tie against Libya
As the Home-based Super Eagles take on their Libyan counterparts today in their second group match at the on-going African Nations Championship in Morocco, formal international...
Eagles will advance despite draw with Rwanda, says Yusuf
Home-based Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf, is still upbeat about his side’s chances of qualifying for the next round despite playing a goalless draw with Rwanda in their opening Group C game of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Monday night. Yusuf said during his post match interview that the result was not a…
Erico tasks Yusuf on choice of players for Morocco 2018 championship
Former Assistant coach of the Super Eagles, Joseph Erico, has stated that the choice of players Coach Salisu Yusuf will feature at the fifth African Nations Championship (CHAN) is his prerogative.
Eagles to observe New Year’s break, as Salisu releases CHAN’s list
The CHAN Eagles will tomorrow observe the New Year break as they join other millions of Nigerians in celebration of the festive period. The players are also expected to be in the camp, as they get set for next year’s African Championship of Nations (CHAN), holding in Morocco from January 12 to February 4.
Christmas break will not affect Eagles’ CHAN preparations, says Salisu Yusuf
Super Eagles B Team Coach, Salisu Yusuf has assured that the two-day break granted the CHAN Eagles to observe the Christmas holidays will...
CHAN Eagles confront Plateau United at Super Six tourney
Nigeria’s home –based senior team will file out against reigning Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Plateau United at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano today. It is their first match of the glamour NPFL Super Six Tournament.
Yusuf sure Eagles can beat Argentina
Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Salisu Yusuf believes the current Nigerian team has the quality to beat Argentina when they meet in an international friendly game on the November 14 in Russia, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
No bonus for Eagles, team to share prize money
The home-based Eagles will not get any win or draw bonus at the on-going WAFU Cup holding Ghana. Rather, members of the team will share from any prize they win...