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Friday, February 22, 2019

Agbo, Ajiboye, Eze, Lokosa dropped from Nigeria squad

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr has cut four players loose from his team's FIFA World Cup camp ahead of their international friendly match against...

Nigeria star Iwobi confident ahead of World Cup

No African nation has ever won the World Cup, but Nigeria's Alex Iwobi isn't letting that hold him back. The 22-year-old Arsenal forward will play...

Faleye’s strike lifts Nigeria above Libya at CHAN

Sunday Faleye's goal proved sufficient for Nigeria's Super Eagles as they edged past Libya 1-0 in their second group game in the ongoing African...

We’ll take Zambians serious – Mikel

Nigeria men's national team captain Mikel John Obi has declared that their opponents in the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying game at the Godswill...

Nigeria move slightly up in FIFA ranking

Nigeria's Super Eagles have climbed up the latest FIFA World rankings following their impressive performance in recent World Cup qualifying games. According to the rankings...

Echiejile, Simy Nwankwo make Nigeria’s squad

Experienced full-back Elderson Echiejile, whose career has been languishing in the Belgian second division, and Simeon Nwankwo, who won a first cap last week,...

Salisu Yusuf’s hands found in the till

Nigeria coach Salisu Yusuf has become the latest to be filmed in a wide investigative coverage by Ghanaian undercover journalist and documentary filmmaker Anas...

Rohr leaves out Mikel, Simy, calls Success, Simon for Libya

Nigeria captain Mikel John Obi and Italy-based Simeon 'Simy' Nwankwo will not be part of the two Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches with...

Nigeria book place in CHAN quarter-finals

Nigeria's Super Eagles have qualified for the quarter-finals for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) after coming from behind to defeat Equatorial Guinea 3-1 in...

Rohr explains Nigeria’s second half meltdown in Yaounde

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr has taken time to lift the lid on why his team struggled for performance in the second half of...