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Qatar 2022 Qualifiers: Rohr lists 30 Super Eagles for Liberia, Cape Verde

The Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has called up a total of 30 players for next month’s opening rounds of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying competition. The reports that Nigeria will host Liberia in Lagos on September 3 and visit Cape Verde in Mindelo on Sept. 7.[Read More…]

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International Friendly: Nigeria bow to Mexico in 4-0 defeat

The Nigeria national men team were showered with a rain of four goals from Mexico national men team in an international friendly duel. The game played at United Airlines Field at the Memorial Coliseum became a nightmare for the Super Eagles as early as two minutes into the game. Mexico’s[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Super Eagles arrive America for friendly with Mexico

The delegation of Nigeria’s Senior Men National Team has arrived in Los Angeles, the United States of America for Saturday’s international friendly match taking place at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, popularly referred to as LA Coliseum. The match Organisers are expecting a good turn-out at the 77,500- capacity match[Read More…]

“Perfect birthday gift for my daughter” – Super Eagles player, Wilfred Ndidi celebrates FA Cup title win

Super Eagles player, Wilfred Ndidi has celebrated his FA Cup title win by dedicating the victory to his daughter, Jaina – Ndidi was part of the Leicester City squad that defeated Chelsea in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday. Ndidi took to social media with photos showing him[Read More…]

Super Eagles defeat Lesotho 3-0 in final AFCON qualifier game

The Super Eagles of Nigeria marked a momentous return to Lagos by making light work of opponents Lesotho in the final qualifying game for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Goals from Victor Osimhen, Oghenekaro Etebo, Paul Onuachu were enough for the Eagles to see off the visitors in[Read More…]

Ahead of Eagles game, Lagos Government restricts movement around Teslim Balogun Stadium

The Lagos State Government has prohibited vehicular movement around the Teslim Balogun Stadium from 10am to 10pm on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 for the live football match between the Super Eagles and Lesotho. In a statement released by the Ministry of Transportation, the Commissioner, Dr Frederic Oladeinde, stated that the[Read More…]

Lagos lights up as Super Eagles hosts Lesotho at Teslim Balogun Stadium

The Nigeria national football team, Super Eagles will today, Tuesday round off their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification when they host Lesotho’s Likuena (The crocodiles). Teslim Balogun Stadium (TBS), Surulere is where the match will be played and it is the first time the Super Eagles return to Lagos[Read More…]

There is no big deal in Super Eagles travelling to Benin Republic by boat – NFF President

The President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has said there is nothing discriminatory about the senior national team of Nigeria, super Eagles travelling to neighbouring Benin Republic for an African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier. The national team’s coach, Gernot Rohr had earlier disclosed that the team will[Read More…]

Nigeria drops to 36th position on latest FIFA global rankings

Nigeria have slipped to 36th position on the latest FIFA global rankings for February, dropping one place from their previous position. Gernot Rohr’s side remain the fifth- best country in Africa with Senegal retaining the no. 1 spot, followed by Tunisia , Algeria and Morocco in the second , third[Read More…]

Former Goalkeeper and Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Joe Erico has died

Ex-Super Eagles Assistant Coach And Goal Keeper, Joe Erico Is DeadFormer goalkeeper and assistant Super Eagles goalkeeping coach, Joe Erico has died at 72 Erico, nicknamed ‘Jogobonito exponent’, passed away on Tuesday morning in Lagos surrounded by his family, after a brief illness. Confirming this development, a close family member[Read More…]