Nigeria forward Emmanuel Dennis has completed a season-long loan move from Nottingham Forest to Turkish side Istanbul Basaksehir. Dennis, 25, arrived from Watford last summer and has scored twice in 25 appearances for Steve Cooper’s side. An influx of players arrived at the City Ground this summer, including striker Divock Origi, who joined on loan from AC Milan. Forest also Read More
Nigeria’s Minister of Sports Development, Senator John Owan Enoh, has congratulated Nigeria’s Senior Men’s National Team over their emphatic victory against São Tomé and Principe in Uyo. The Super Eagles smashed their opponents 6-0 to wrap up the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2023 qualifying series in grand style. Speaking on the outcome of the encounter, Enoh congratulated the team Read More
The Super Eagles wrapped up their African Cup of Nation qualifiers with a huge 6-0 win against the São Tomé and Principe in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. The Sao Tomeans were clearly no match for the Super Eagles with Osimhen’s hat-trick and solo efforts from Ademola Lookman, Taiwo Awoniyi, and Samuel Chuwkueze delivering the goods. So far, the Super Eagles Read More
As per fixtures unveiled by Soccerway, Nigeria’s Super Eagles will begin their 10-match journey to the 2026 World Cup with a home game against Lesotho on 13 November. On the same day, South Africa will host Benin Republic, while the other Group C match will see Zimbabwe away to Rwanda. The fixtures as it also affected the eight other groups Read More
All invited players are now in the camp of the Super Eagles as countdown begins for Sunday’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying showdown with São Tomé.
The Nigeria Football Federation and Mr. Jose Santos Peseiro have reached an agreement for the latter to continue in his role as Head Coach of the Senior Men National Team of Nigeria, Super Eagles. As stipulated in the original contract, drawn in May 2022, the Portuguese has been handed the mandate to lead the Super Eagles to, in the minimum, the Read More
Super Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi took to social media handle to celebrate his 5th wedding anniversary with his lover. The Nothingham Forest striker on Friday posted a picture he snapped with his son and his wife with the caption, “Thank you for keeping up with this guy. “Next 🌎, it’s you again. Happy anniversary ❤️🥰 wife me @mrs_taiyeawoniyi>
Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, on behalf of the team promised the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), of victory ahead of their clash against Sierra Leone.
Former Super Eagles star, Wilson Oruma has opened up on the rumor over his health. In a video that had since went viral, the former football star said he is hale and hearty.
John Utaka declares interest in Nigeria’s coaching job Former Portsmouth player John Chukwudi Utaka has an eye on coaching any of the Nigerian national teams should the chance arise, Soccernet.ng reports. Nigeria’s 49-cap top scorer in the 1999–2000 Egyptian League declared that this would be a chance for him to give back to his homeland. Utaka began his academy before Read More
The Golden Eaglets arrived at the Algerian city of Constantine on Tuesday night for their final preparations ahead of 2023 Africa U17 Cup of Nations. The Nigerian team are scheduled to face Zambia in their opening match. They will later face Morocco and South Africa in the remaining group games.
Super Eagles legend, Austin Okocha, has revealed his current market worth in the gootball transfer market. The former Eagles’ captain said he would have cost around €150m in today’s transfer market. Recall that the former skillful midfielder joined Paris Saint-Germain from Turkish giants Fenerbahce for a then African transfer record fee of £14m. While speaking at an interview with Turkish Read More
Five-time world champions Nigeria are scheduled to arrive in the Algerian city of Constantine on Sunday night for their final preparations for this year’s Africa U17 Cup of Nations. Following complications that arose in the process of securing entry visa into Germany for a planned final training camp in that country, the Nigeria Football Federation opted to send the squad Read More
Former Nigerian Super Eagles midfielder, Emmanuel Ebiede, is dead. According to his daughter, Ebiede died at the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital, in Port Harcourt on Friday, after suffering Hepatomegaly. The 47-year-old is survived by his wife and three children. Ebiede was part of the Flying Eagles squad at the African Youth Championship on home soil in 1995. He won Read More
Super Eagles Of Nigeria suffered defeat in the 2023 AFCON Qualifier encounter against Guinea-Bissau at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abuja. Guinea-Bissau defeated the Nigerian side to go top of group A in the qualifiers. Jose Peseiro’s team will travel to Bissau on Monday hoping to turn around Friday’s shocking defeat.
Up to eight players are already in Super Eagles camp in Abuja ahead of 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Guinea. The players include Kelechi Iheanacho, Kevin Akpoguma, Joe Aribo, Ademola Lookman, Alex Iwobi, Semi Ajayi, Kingsley Aniagboso and Francis Uzoho. With six maximum points from their previous two matches, victory in the top-of-the-table clashes will see the three-time champions Read More
After winning the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa, the Super Eagles legend , Mikel Obi, has alleged that he was robbed of the 2013 African Player of the Year award. In an interview with Dubai Eye, the former Chelsea star said, “I was robbed, mate. “Before I went, I was told that I won it. I was Read More
Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro, has has officially become a member of the Nigeria Football Coaches Association. The gaffer who is a Portuguese received the a diploma certificate given by the association as a way of formally welcoming into the association. In a Facebook post on Friday, Coach Peseiro said, “Honoured to have received the Diploma given by the Read More
Nice signed Terem Moffi on Tuesday after beating southern rival Marseille for the prolific Nigeria striker on the final day of the transfer window. Nice said Moffi, who joined from French club Lorient and has been one of the best players in the league this season, signed a loan deal with a obligation to make the deal permanent. “We’re delighted Read More
Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen has been awarded the ’emerging player of the year’ at the 2022 Globe Soccer Awards. The 23-year-old Napoli striker was announced as the winner of the prestigious award at the gala which was held at Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai on Thursday night November 17. “Congratulations to Victor Osimhen on winning the 2022 #GlobeSoccer Award for POWER HORSE EMERGING Read More
A video has surfaced showing Nigeria’s assistant coach, Finidi George almost getting into an altercation with Moses Simon over who should take Portugal defender, Pepe’s jersey. The incident happened after the Super Eagles of Nigeria were thrashed 4-0 by Portugal in a friendly match on Thursday night, November 17.
Two well-taken goals in each half, propelled Portugal to a 4-0 defeat of the Super Eagles on Thursday in the first-ever senior international clash between both nations, with the Eagles failing to measure up to the 2016 European champions in Lisbon. Diogo Dalot and Joao Felix ran rings round the Eagles’ defence and set up Bruno Fernandes for the first goal Read More
After a disappointing 1-1 draw in the return leg of 2022 FIFA World Cup playoffs against the Black stars of Ghana, Super Eagles failed to pick the expected ticket to Qatar. Details loading…
Striker Odion Ighalo is undecided on a possible return to the Super Eagles, more than two years after he retired from the national team. Super Eagles Head Coach Gernot Rohr had recently hinted at a potential return for the former Watford forward. But Ighalo, who is enjoying an impressive form with Saudi Arabian top side Al Shabab, is yet to Read More