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2022 WCQ: Iheanacho’s Brace Lifts Eagles Past Lone Stars

Kelechi Iheanacho scored both goals as Nigeria got their 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign off to a winning start with a 2-0 victory over Liberia at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. The Leicester...

2021 AFCON: Nigeria Drawn With Egypt In Group D

The Super Eagles face a daunting prospect in the group stage of next year's Africa Cup of Nations after they were drawn against record nine-time champions Egypt in draws held in Cameroon on Tuesday. 

2021 AFCON: Super Eagles End Qualifiers With 3-0 Thumping of Lesotho

The Super Eagles marked their return to Lagos after ten years with a superb 3-0 dismissal of Lesotho in front of a raucous crowd at the Teslim Balogun Stadium to end their qualifying campaign for the...

Rohr: Onuachu A Victim Of Early Super Eagles Success (Audio)

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has suggested Paul Onuachu is a victim of his early success in the national team and that the striker's failure to live up to his early promise has pushed him to...

Pinnick Defies Sports Minister With Backing For Rohr

Amaju Pinnick has publicly given his backing to Gernot Rohr and potentially opened a rift with sports minister Sunday Dare amid ongoing speculation about the Franco-German's long-term future as Super Eagles manager.

Dalung Suggests Dare To Blame For Eagles Woes

Former Sports Minister Solomon Dalung appears to have laid the blame for the Super Eagles recent struggles at the feet of successor Sunday Dare after he said "an absence of political will" is to blame for...

Rohr Happy With Draw Against Sierra Leone As Eagles End 2020 Without Win (AUDIO)

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr appeared happy with his side's performance despite Nigeria again failing to pick up three points against Sierra Leone in their 2021 AFCON qualifier on Tuesday. Nigeria drew...

2021 AFCON: Mali, Tunisia Book Places At Tournament

Mali and Tunisia sealed qualification for the Africa Cup of Nations finals on Tuesday, joining holders Algeria and 2019 runners-up Senegal who had booked their places over the last two days. Mali...

2021 AFCONQ: Super Eagles Close In On Qualification With Draw In Freetown

Nigeria's Super Eagles are all but through to the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations after they were held to a barren stalemate by Sierra Leone at an atrocious Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown on Tuesday.

Balogun Eager To Restore National Pride By Ending Leone Stars Unbeaten Home Record

Nigeria take on Sierra Leone in Freetown in the second leg of their 2021 AFCON qualifiers needing victory to stay on course for early qualification but knowing they go up against a team yet to lose...


Sigurdsson Left Out Of Swansea City Squad Amid Everton Interest

Swansea City midfielder and Everton target, Gylfi Sigurdsson, have been left out of Swansea's pre-season friendly squad amidst spuculations about his future. The Icelandian will not take part...


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