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See how much Super Eagles ‘ll pocket after conquering Lions

July 6, 2019 Admin III 0

Call it dollar rain and you will be perfectly correct as Super Eagles look set to be rewarded with $175,000 (About N63million). The largesse is courtesy of Alteo boss Benedict Peters who had just before the match promised to give the team $100,000 if they beat Cameroon and addition promise of $25,000 per goal. Eagles did not only make defeat Read More

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Dalung watches Super Eagles conquer Lions, lauds team’s victory

July 6, 2019 Admin III 0

Member of the Federal Government delegation to the Africa Cup of Nations Barrister Solomon Dalung has marveled at Super Eagles’ improvement from their group stage performance at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt . Barrister Dalung expressed delight in the team’s performance following Nigeria’s 3-2 victory over the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon on Saturday at Alexandria. Nigeria came from Read More

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Confirmed! Super Eagles to face Lions in AFCON knockout stage

July 2, 2019 Admin III 0

The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon will lock horns with the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Alexandria on Saturday evening in the Round of Sixteen of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, following the goalless draw the Lions recorded against Benin Republic today. The Black Stars of Ghana, on their part avoided Nigeria, when they beat Guinea-Bissau 2-0 in Suez. Jordan Read More

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Shocker! With only one shot at goal, Balogun’s catastrophic display, Super Eagles fall to Madagascar AFCON defeat

June 30, 2019 Admin III 0

A catastrophic error from centre back Leon Balogun and a sumptuous freekick from Total Man of the match Carolus Andriamahitsinoro saw debutants Madagascar shock pre-tournament favorites Nigeria 2-0 and finish top of Group B. The islanders continued writing their beautiful story at the Total Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Egypt 2019, remaining unbeaten in the group stage matches to finish Read More

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Breaking – After Falcons’, pay protest galore hits Super Eagles’ camp, players boycott pre-match briefing, training

June 25, 2019 Admin III 0

Super Eagles are now the latest National team to protest against non-payment of their outstanding allowances. Report from Egypt indicates that the former African champions have refused to appear before pre-match briefing. They also said they won’t be at last training session. Tuesday’s training scheduled for 14:15pm, Egyptian time hrs has been cancelled.

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AFCON: 2 Super Eagles players ruled out of Guinea clash

June 25, 2019 Admin III 0

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has confirmed that the duo of Jamilu Collins and Shehu Abdullahi are out of their second Group B fixture at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations against Guinea. The two fullbacks will not feature against the Syli Stars as Nigeria seek early qualification for the Round of 16 on Wednesday. Rohr revealed Read More

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Breaking: Anxiety as Super Eagles striker collapses during training, rushed to hospital ahead Burundi AFCON clash

June 21, 2019 Admin III 0

Nigerian forward, Samuel Kalu, has been confirmed “okay” and “stabilised”, after he collapsed during training on Friday. The incident happened a day before the Super Eagles open their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations campaign against new comers, Burundi. Kalu reportedly fell while trying to take a corner-kick and was immediately rushed to the hospital. Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) media chief, Read More

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Go forth and conquer, ex-Sports Minister charges Super Falcons, Eagles

June 21, 2019 Admin III 0

Former Sports Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung has urged the Super Eagles to target gold as they stage a comeback at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.  Ahead of their first game against Burundi on Saturday, the immediate past Minister of Sports said millions of Nigerians are expecting the team to live up to its pre-tournament hype.  Barrister Dalung said having Read More

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Ejidike charges Super Eagles to go for AFCON glory

June 21, 2019 Admin III 0

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) kicks off Friday in Egypt with a record 24 countries taking part in it. Expectations of soccer enthusiasts and stakeholders of the beautiful game is also on a high pitch. The Super Eagles of Nigeria who are three times winners of the most glamorous soccer showpiece in the continent are one of the Read More