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2021 AFCON: Awoniyi, Nwakali, Dennis Make 28-man Super Eagles Squad

Head Coach Augustine Eguavoen has named his 28-final list of the Super Eagles of Nigeria for the 33rd Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Cameroon from 9 January – 6 February 2022, with Captain Ahmed Musa, midfield...

Osimhen Provides Welcome News For Nigeria’s AFCON Hopes

Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has delivered a boost to Nigeria's chances of lifting the Nations Cup for a fourth time after he declared his availability for the tournament which will hold in Cameroon from 9 January...

AFCON 2021: Injured Osimhen A ‘Big Miss’ For Super Eagles – Adepoju (AUDIO)

Former Nigeria midfielder Mutiu Adepoju says the absence of injured Victor Osimhen will be a ‘big miss’ for the Super Eagles at the rescheduled 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon early next year.

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 AFCON: Mahrez On Target As Algeria Seal Qualification

Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez scored as defending champions Algeria booked a place at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-2 draw in Zimbabwe Monday. The Desert Foxes joined Cameroon...

Mane Scores As Senegal Becomes First Team To Qualify For 2021 AFCON

Sadio Mane scored the winner as Senegal became the first country to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations finals with victory away at Guinea Bissau on Sunday. https://twitter.com/CAF_Online/status/1328051227477860353?s=19

Moses Simon Doubtful For Sierra Leone Doubleheader

Moses Simon faces a race against time to be fit for Nigeria's 2021 AFCON qualifying encounters against Sierra Leone after limping off in the first half of Nantes' 3-0 defeat to PSG on Saturday.

FIFA Approves New AFCON Date, Obliges European Clubs To Release Players For Tourney

FIFA has ratified the decision of the Confederation of Africa Football to stage the Africa Cup of Nations in January 2022. The tournament was originally scheduled for June 2021 in Cameroon but...

CAF: 2020 CHAN, 2021 AFCON Postponed, 2020 AWCON Cancelled

The 2020 African Nations Championship and the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations have both been postponed by a year CAF has announced. The measures are among a raft of decisions affecting CAF...

INSIDE AFCON 2019: Agu Faults Akpeyi For Mahrez’s Late Winner (AUDIO)

Goalkeeper trainer for the Super Eagles, Alloy Agu has weighed in on the furore surrounding national team goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi whose perceived error in positioning many fans blame for Riyad Mahrez’s last-gasp free-kick winner in Nigeria’s semifinal...

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