Bukayo Saka, born of Nigerian parents, was England’s hero yesterday as the Three Lions began their Qatar 2022 World Cup journey with a resounding 6-2 defeat of hapless Iran.
England are staring relegation from the top tier of the Nations League in the face after a 4-0 thrashing by Hungary on Tuesday inflicted the Three Lions' heaviest home defeat since 1928.
Gareth Southgate was perplexed as to why Hungarian children booed England players when they took the knee before the Three Lions’ shock Nations League defeat on Saturday.
13 Feb 2021
Crystal Palace attacking midfielder Eberechi Eze has disclosed that he picked up a lot of his footballing skills from watching Brazilian icon Ronaldinho. The England under-21 international who has been tipped to someday feature for the full England side is highly sought-after by Nigeria. So skilful is Eze that many have compared him to Nigerian…
1 Feb 2021
A former head coach of the England national team believes Crystal Palace attacking midfielder Eberechi Eze will someday be good enough to play for the Three Lions but is not yet ready to make the step up. The 22-year-old Eze, who is eligible to play for Nigeria and has been approached in the past by…
15 Oct 2019
Ross Barkley and Raheem Sterling hit two goals apiece as England thrashed Bulgaria 6-0 in a Euro 2020 qualifier amid racist behaviour from fans in Sofia, reports goal.com.
12 Sep 2018
Everton youngster, Ademola Lookman will choose to pledge his international future to Nigeria and not England, according to reports. The British-born winger has represented the Three Lions at under-19, under-20 and under-21 youth levels, as well as helping them to the FIFA U20 World Cup title in 2017 by scoring three goals at the tournament.…
9 Jul 2018
Super Eagles defensive midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, has tipped the Three Lions of England to triumph at the end of the ongoing World Cup tournament in Russia. The Leicester City star player was at the Coca Cola’s ‘Russiainlagos’ view centre at the Eko Atlantic, where Lagosians were offered the opportunity to watch live matches live from…
3 Jul 2018
Gareth Southgate’s England will face their first real test at the on-going FIFA World Cup in Russia when they meet Colombia in the last of the second round matches today at the Spartak Moscow Stadium. Southgate rates the match as the Three Lions’ biggest encounter in over 10 years and one does not have to…
4 May 2018
The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright has described the Super Eagles international friendly match with the Three Lions as more than just a game, saying that England is taking it serious.
12 Jan 2018
A former Super Eagles midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju, on Friday said the upcoming international friendly match between the Three Lions of England would be a good rehearsal before the World Cup. Adepoju, who featured for the Super Eagles at the USA `94 and the France `98 World Cup, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…
12 Jun 2017
England’s Dominic Solanke was yesterday named the most valuable player of the FIFA U-21 World Cup, which the Three Lions won by defeating Venezuela 1-0. The win is England’s biggest international title since 1966.