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Francis Uzoho
Camp sources said yesterday that Rohr has seen so many attributes in the 19-year-old Uzoho and would want to see him in match situation against a strong opposition. “Uzoho has one thing working for him as soon as you see him. He is a big lad and Germans like their goalkeepers big and that was the reason former Super Eagles...
Nigeria, Super Eagles, FIFA World Cup
Nigeria's golden era in football is about to be eclipsed and it might happen sooner than many realize. The class of '94 was a team of exceptional players that lite up the stage on the continent in Tunisia and the world at their debut World Cup. Till date the Country yearns for players in the mould of Austin "Jay Jay" Okocha,...
Vincent Enyeama
Following his bust-up with former Super Eagles gaffer, Sunday Oliseh in 2015, legendary goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama called it a day with the team after 13 years of meticulous services.His(Enyeama) exit generated mixed reactions. But we moved on following the emergence of Carl Ikeme. With Carl is currently battling with cancer and Ikechukwu Ezenwa the preferred number one, there are calls...
Tottenham
Last season was a rude realization for Tottenham Hotspur that their way of playing – so sophisticated and successful in England – did not count for quite as much in Europe. That was the story of one point from four games against Monaco and Bayer Leverkusen, as they looked everything that in England they are not: simplistic, predictable, too easy for...
Wedson Nyirenda
The date 10 April 1994 remains the most significant day in the football rivalry between Nigeria and Zambia. It was the day Nigeria with all its stars and might crushed the hopes of a small nation with a big heart. A small man had carried that nation on his shoulders; significantly, as a figure of the hope that rose from a...
Super Eagles
The Nigeria Football Federation has officially announced the 23 Super Eagles players summoned for next Saturday's World Cup qualifier against Zambia in Uyo. And one name in the fairly unchanged squad list is Plateau United’s goaltender, Dele Ajiboye. The premier league champion seems to be enjoying the confidence that his NPFL counterpart, Ikechukwu Ezenwa has brought the Super Eagles technical...
Gernot Rohr/Super eagles
A23-man list with 5 on standby for Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Cameroon was released earlier today and the only major talking point in there was Gernot Rohr’s sticking to his winning team. The popular wise saying, ‘if it ain’t broken, don’t fix it’ is a perfect one for the latest news coming from the Super Eagles Technical Adviser,...
Ghana, Nigeria, WAFU Nations Cup 2017, Black Stars, Home Eagles
On the day when it mattered most, one team showed they wanted the honors of the WAFU Nations Cup more and so went out and got it. Ghana poked holes in the Nigerian team, plucking the feathers off the Eagles as the result showed but also, if Salisu Yusuf had a game plan for that final, it did not work. Every...
Eagles, WAFU Nations Cup
When Americans use the expression, ‘Fall apart like a $2 suitcase’, they refer to situations where either a good argument, or someone who they expect to stand strong, disintegrates under the slightest of pressure. The home based Eagles fit well into that parameter following their 4-1 disintegration at Cape Coast in the Final of the 2017 WAFU Cup Final. But...
Nigeria
No one is suggesting we turn a blind eye to a talent who is capable and WILLING to contribute to the development or performance of the Nigeria national team. No one is against luring or convincing a player or athlete to represent the country. But in doing this "needful" we must expect the player to also show commitment, determination, hunger, desire...
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