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6 Oct 2019
Nigeria’s Super Eagles team B on Saturday crashed out of the ongoing West African Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations in Senegal. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the team lost all their games so far in the tournament.
30 Sep 2019
A week after suffering a humiliating 1-4 defeat in Lome, Nigeria fell to a 1-2 loss to Togo in their opening game of the 2019 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations, reports
19 May 2019
Nigeria swept to glory in the 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup tournament in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, yesterday, as the Super Falcons edged host nation Cote d’Ivoire 5-4 after penalty shootout in an interesting final match at the Stade Robert Champroux.
7 May 2019
Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Thomas Dennerby has included defender and former team captain, Evelyn Nwabuoku and midfielder...
17 Apr 2019
African champions, Super Falcons of Nigeria will contend with Burkina Faso, Niger Republic and Mali in the group phase of this year’s WAFU B Women’s Tournament taking place in Abidjan between May 8 and 18. They will play in Group B. Host nation Cote d’Ivoire, alongside Togo, Senegal and Ghana will battle things out in…
9 Dec 2018
The Under-20 National Team, the Flying Eagles, will today begin their campaign for the WAFU Cup tournament, as they clash with the Junior Mena...
21 Feb 2018
They have met several times in this game and on most occasions, Nigeria’s Falcons had the upper hand. Tomorrow in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, the Black Queens will attempt to have one over the Super Falcons in the second semifinal of the maiden WAFU Cup.
26 Sep 2017
Enyimba yesterday dismissed reports that they were about signing Coach Maxwell Konadu, who just led Ghana to the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations victory over Nigeria.
26 Sep 2017
Former international midfielder, Garba Lawal has described Nigeria’s participation in the just concluded Ghana 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations as a success because it has produced players that the national team coach could call up for some positions in the main Super Eagles team.
23 Sep 2017
Like a bolt from the blues, Anthony Okpotu dropped on Nigerian football last season literally out of nowhere.
22 Sep 2017
The Eagles took the lead in the 11th minute after beautiful counter-attacking football, which saw Anthony Okpotu play Rabiu Ali through on goal and he showed all the composure of a veteran to coolly slot past the keeper, 1-0.
20 Sep 2017
The home-based Eagles will not get any win or draw bonus at the on-going WAFU Cup holding Ghana. Rather, members of the team will share from any prize they win...


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