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Allow experts to run football clubs, says Onigbinde
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Allow experts to run football clubs, says Onigbinde

Odion Ighalo (centre), who scored a hat-trick when the Super Eagles beat Libya 4-0 in Uyo last week, scored two more yesterday as Nigeria won the reverse fixture in Sfax, Tunisia… PHOTO: AFP Former coach of Super Eagles, Adegboye Onigbide, has blamed those he described as ‘apprentice administrators’ for the […]

Rohr plots Libya’s fall, releases Eagles squad list next week
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Rohr plots Libya’s fall, releases Eagles squad list next week

Nigeria's German coach Gernot Rohr / AFP PHOTO / PIUS UTOMI EKPEI • NFF writes CAF over confusion in dates Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr has started planning the strategies to beat Libya in the 2019 African Nations Cup qualifiers against the North Africans next month. The Eagles manager has […]

It’s time Nigeria returned to AFCON
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It’s time Nigeria returned to AFCON

Nigeria's players: (From back left) goalkeeper Francis Uzoho, defender Kenneth Omeruo, defender Leon Balogun, defender William Troost-Ekong, midfielder Onyinye Ndidi, midfielder John Obi Mikel, forward Kelechi Iheanacho, forward Ahmed Musa, defender Brian Idowu, forward Victor Moses and midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo pose before the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football […]

Twitter Reacts to George Weah’s 79-Minute Show Against Super Eagles
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Twitter Reacts to George Weah’s 79-Minute Show Against Super Eagles

51-year-old George Weah, president of Liberia took up the number 14 jersey against the Super Eagles of Nigeria in a friendly to mark the retirement of the jersey. He was joined by 48-year-old Liberia’s Coach and retired player James Debbah. Weah, a Ballon d’Or winner started, lasted 79 minutes on […]

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Playing on artificial turf should not be an excuse —Shorunmu

Former Super Eagles goalkeepers’ trainer, Ike Shorunmu believes the players should not use playing on artificial turf as an excuse to fail in today’s AFCON qualifier against Seychelles. He also adds that the invited foreign-based players should have acquired the confidence to face any challenge they meet in the qualifiers […]

NFF bans Nigerian coach Salisu Yusuf for taking bribe
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NFF bans Nigerian coach Salisu Yusuf for taking bribe

Salisu Yusuf The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has placed a one-year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf. Yusuf was caught on camera collecting bribe from undercover journalists who pretended to be football agents. The footage, shot by BBC’s Ghanaian reporter Anas Aremeyaw Anas in […]

Three standby players to join Eagles as Rohr holds first training session
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Three standby players to join Eagles as Rohr holds first training session

Super Eagles<br /> Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr has called on the three players earlier placed on standby to join his squad in Seychelles, where Nigeria is currently preparing for Saturday’s African Nations Cup qualifier against the Pirates. The latest development follows the withdrawal of William Troost-Ekong, Alex Iwobi and […]