Eagles will defeat DR Congo, says Assistant Coach
Super Eagles Assistant Coach Salisu Yusuf said on Monday that the Super Eagles would defeat DR Congo in their May 28 friendly, slated for Abuja.Yusuf, who made the statement in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the Eagles would use the match to send signal of hope to Nigerians.
Why Eagles’ handlers chose Obi ahead of Onazi
Home-based Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf explained yesterday why Torino midfielder Joel Obi was picked ahead of Eddy Onazi for the friendly between Poland and Nigeria at the Municipal Stadium in Wrocław.
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…
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.
Yusuf set to announce final team list as CHAN Eagles return to camp tomorrow
Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf is expected to release the final list of players for the Morocco 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) this week, officials of the team have revealed.
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.
Nigerian big six managers test their wits in Kano
Six teams will compete for just one title when the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Invitational commences at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano today.