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AFCON Qualifier: Eagles Test Negative For COVID-19, Depart For Freetown

Nigeria’s Super Eagles players have all been given medical clearance to play in Tuesday’s reverse fixture of the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone after the COVID-19 tests conducted on every player and official of the team returned negative on Monday morning, November 16, 2020. It is the second time in the […]

Kidnapped Ex-Eagles Star Obodo Regains Freedom

A former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, who was reportedly kidnapped on Sunday evening, November 15, 2020, by gunmen in a Delta community, has been freed by the abductors. The PUNCH reports that the ex-international was abducted by gunmen along the Refinery Road in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State alongside a female […]

Super Eagles Lose 1 – 0 To African Champions, Algeria

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have lost 1 – 0 to African champions, Algeria, in a friendly match played in Klagenfurt, Austria. Missing four of their regular players, Wilfred Ndidi, Joe Ayodele-Aribo, Oghenekaro Etebo and marksman Victor Osimhen for different reasons on Friday night, October 9, 2020, Nigeria had to start with an unfamiliar midfield […]

Friendly Matches: Super Eagles To Play Ivory Coast, Tunisia In

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will play friendly matches against the Ivory Coast and Tunisia in Austria next month. In a tweet on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Mr Amaju Pinnick said the Super Eagles would face the Ivory Coast on October 9 and four days later take on […]

(Watch) NFF Official Spits Fire, Calls For Immediate Arrest Of

Super Eagles Team Coordinator, Patrick Pascal, has called on Nigerian Government to immediately arrest former Supper Eagles handlers Bonfere Jo and Clemens Westerhoff amidst U.S 94′ World Cup match-fixing claims. Jo, who assisted Westerhof back then had claimed in a recent interview that Westerhof collected $100,000 to lose a World cup game. Pascal said Government […]

“I Will Never Coach Nigeria Again” – Oliseh

Former Super Eagles coach, Mr Sunday Oliseh, has sensationally disclosed that he will never coach the country’s National Team again, even if he was handed the opportunity a second time. Mr Oliseh, who had a total of 52 caps for the Eagles, scoring two goals between 1993 and 2002, managed the national team between 2015 […]

(Watch) Gernot Rohr Contract: Germany-Based Nigerian Sports Journalist Condemns NFF

A Nigerian Sports Journalist based in Germany, Oma Akatugba, has frowned at the way the Nigeria Football Federation is handling the contract situation of Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr. The UEFA Accredited Football Journalist expressed his frustration while featuring via skype call on a BCOS TV Sports Programme, ‘Saturday Breakfast Sport’, anchored by Boluwaji […]

Nike Unveils New Kits For Nigeria

Sports manufacturers Nike, have unveiled the kits for the Nigerian Team for the year 2020. The kit which is an eye catching Nigeria ‘swoosh’ design will be worn during the World Cup 2022 and Africa cup of nations 2021 qualifying campaigns by both the male and female national teams. The new kit has been receiving […]

Morocco’s Hakimi beats Chukwueze, Osimhen To Emerge CAF Awards 2019

Super Eagles’ aces Samuel Chukwueze and Victor Osimhen lost the CAF Young Player of the Year award to Morocco’s Achraf Hakimi. He was announced as the winner at the awards ceremony holding in Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada, Egypt on Tuesday, January 7, 2020.