AFCON: Super Eagles to depart for South Africa Thursday
The Nigeria national football team, the Super Eagles, will travel to Johannesburg on Thursday for Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa. The team will be leaving the country from the Benin City airport aboard a Max Air chartered flight. Although Nigeria had a slow start to…
Afelokhai, Onyekuru, Iheanacho are early birds as Eagles begin training today
Officials of the Super Eagles were pleasantly surprised yesterday when the bulk of the players invited for this weekend’s Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa arrived the team’s camp ahead of today’s opening training session.
NB Plc urges Eagles to beat South Africa in Johannesburg
Nigerian Breweries Plc has urged the Super Eagles to extract their pound of flesh from the Bafana Bafana of South Africa when the two sides meet on Saturday in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations match day five game. The match will hold at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. In a statement by…
Rohr arrives as camp opens today in Asaba
Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr is expected to arrive in Asaba alongside some of his players to prepare for this weekend’s African Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa in Johannesburg, the team’s Media Officer, Toyin Ibitoye has revealed.
Onyekuru ecstatic over Super Eagles’ call up
Everton Football Club of England striker, Henry Onyekuru, is ecstatic over his call up for national duties against the Cranes of Uganda, and the Bafana Bafana of South Africa.
Afelokhai joins Akpeyi, Ezenwa in battle for Eagles’ number one shirt
Enyimba Goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai has finally been given the opportunity to stake his claim to the Super Eagles number one shirt...
Afelokhai may get a look in as Eagles open camp in Asaba November 12
Enyimba of Aba Goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai is on Super Eagles coaches’ radar and would be given a chance in the team after Nigeria’s African Nations...
Allow experts to run football clubs, says Onigbinde
Former coach of Super Eagles, Adegboye Onigbide, has blamed those he described as ‘apprentice administrators’ for the loss of two spots in the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) championships, saying these ‘novices’ running the Nigeria Football Professional League (NPFL) clubs are administrators with little or no knowledge of the game. CAF recently reduced the number…
Osimhen returns to Eagles as Rohr invites Musa, Omeruo for South Africa, Uganda
Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has called up stand-in Captain, Ahmed Musa and 22 other players for next month’s crucial 2019 Africa Cup...
Mikel Obi absent for Nigeria-South Africa AFCON clash
Nigeria have again left out captain Mikel John Obi from next month's crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in South Africa after they named a 23-man squad.