MultiChoice pledges security in Eagles, Atletico duel
Fans preparing to watch the Super Eagles play LaLiga giants, Atletico Madrid, for the GOtv MAX Cup at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, have been assured of adequate security in and around the match venue.
AS Roma to support Super Eagles at the World Cup
Italian football giants AS Roma will be backing Nigeria's Super Eagles when the World Cup starts on June 15 in Russia. "Good luck to the squad at the @FIFAWorldCup in Russia," the club said on its English Twitter page during the week. "Italy won't be there, so #ASRoma will be supporting our own players and…
Super Eagles ranked 18th likeliest team to win World Cup
According to UBS, an investment bank and financial services company, Nigeria are the 18th likeliest team to win the World Cup in Russia with a 0.3% chance. The Super Eagles, according to the report, stand the best chance of African team to win the World Cup with Senegal (21st, 0.2%), Morocco (26th, 0.1), Egypt (28th,…
Super Eagles’ fans order three million NIKE jerseys
American sports wear giant, NIKE yesterday disclosed that it had received over three million orders for the new jerseys designed for the Super Eagles for the 21st FIFA World Cup finals opening in Russia in exactly four weeks.
LaLiga sees in Africa an opportunity for expansion
On Tuesday, May 22, Spanish giants Atletico Madrid will visit Africa for the first time when they take on a Super Eagles selected side in a friendly match in Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
Uyo fans excited over Atletico Madrid, Super Eagles clash
After beating Olympique Marseille 3-0 to win the Europa League final on Wednesday, football fans in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, are looking forward to see the LaLiga giant, Atletico Madrid, who will engage...
Super Eagles official food partner reaffirms confidence in Rohr’s team
As Coach Gernot Rohr and his crew continue preparations for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the official ‘Food Partner’ of the Super Eagles, Big Bull Rice manufactured by WACOT in Kebbi State has reaffirmed its confidence in the team’s ability to excel at the Mundial.
Nigeria remains 47th in FIFA rankings
Nigeria has remained in the 47th spot of the FIFA men's ranking for the May edition. The Super Eagles alongside their Group D opponents in the World Cup are unmoved from their previous ranking. Nigeria remains sixth in Africa behind Tunisia (14), Senegal (28), DR Congo(38), Morocco (42) and Egypt (46). Argentina, favourites in Group…
Buhari wants Super Eagles to win World Cup
President Muhammadu Buhari has made it clear to the Super Eagles that qualifying from Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is no longer acceptable. He wants the team to aim at winning the World Cup trophy.