'Introduce women’s Champions League to improve women football in Africa'
Christian Chukwu, a former Green Eagles captain and former Super Eagles coach, on Monday urged the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to introduce a Champions League for the continent’s women footballers. Chukwu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the league was imperative to improving women football in Africa, especially at the…
Watford ties down Isaac Success until 2023
Super Eagles striker, Isaac Success has signed a new long-term contract with has English Premier League club.
With first half done, Gernot Rohr seeks glorious encore
There are indications that Gernot Rohr wants to be remembered for several good things after his tour of duty in Nigeria. One of such is his successful effort at lifting the Super Eagles from a fallen side, which could not qualify for two straight African Nations Cup competitions, to a giant of world football close…
After World Cup setback, Rohr sets sight on success in Cameroon
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...
When shall the Eagles be Kings of Africa again?
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.
Playing for Super Eagles a dream come true, says Chukwueze
Villarreal winger, Samuel Chukwueze has described his international debut for Nigeria as the completion of a “dream year.” The 19-year-old’s skill and impressive left foot caught the eye after starting for the Super Eagles in Tuesday’s 0-0 friendly draw against Uganda in Asaba. Chukwueze is enjoying a breakthrough season, scoring in both the League and…
Mikel Obi's Partner, Olga Praises Nigerian Women
Olga Diyachenko who is the mother to Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi’s twins is currently in Nigeria alongside the football star and their children. A welcome party was held for them with his parents and siblings in attendance. Olga was clearly impressed as she has now poured encomium on Nigerian women. She wrote; “Nigeria,…
NFF orders Eagles to begin preparations for Cameroun 2019 AFCON immediately
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has directed the Super Eagles to commence preparations for the Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup immmediately. This, it said, should start with the technical crew submitting its programme for the competition.
Ahmed Musa accepts referee’s apology over disallowed goal
Super Eagles’ Stand-In Captain, Ahmed Musa says he has forgiven Gambian referee, Bakary Gassama after his errors cost Nigeria two goals...
Unyielding Uganda holds Super Eagles in Asaba
Uganda were as stubborn as ever in Asaba yesterday when they met Nigeria in an international friendly at the Stephen Keshi Stadium.