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World Cup: Super Eagles need Vincent Enyeama in Russia – Victor Ikpeba

Former Super Eagles forward Victor Ikpeba has made a call for Vincent Enyeama to be recalled to the national team after the goalkeeper made his first appearance in over seven months.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr admits he’s still shopping for No 1 goalkeeper for...

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has admitted his biggest challenge is to find a top goalkeeper “who satisfies us fully” for next year’s World Cup in Russia.

Chippa United’s Daniel Akpeyi injured against Mamelodi Sundowns

Daniel Akpeyi was injured in Chippa United’s 0-0 stalemate with Mamelodi Sundowns in Saturday’s South Africa Premier Soccer League encounter.

Super Eagles’ Daniel Akpeyi blames ref for costly error

Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi said he was aware of the rules when he handled the ball outside the area during the first half of the friendly match between Nigeria and Argentina in Krasnodar, Russia, on Tuesday.

Gernot Rohr praises Brian Idowu and Francis Uzoho after win over Argentina

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has singled out Brian Idowu and Francis Uzoho for special praise after his side defeated Argentina 4-2 in a friendly in Krasnodar on Tuesday evening.

Garba Lawal hails Super Eagles 4-2 win against Argentina

Nigeria World Cup star Garba Lawal has hailed the Super Eagles 4-2 win over fellow World Cup finalists Argentina, but at the same team warned there is still a lot for the team to do before they will be ready for Russia 2018.

Sergio Aguero now better after halftime scare against Nigeria – Argentine FA

Argentina striker Sergio Aguero, who collapsed in the dressing room at halftime before they lost 4-2 to fellow World Cup qualifiers Nigeria after taking a two-goal lead, has now recovered.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa good enough as Super Eagles World Cup No. 1 – Ike Shorunmu

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Ike Shorunmu believes Ikechukwu Ezenwa has what it takes to be in goal for the team at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup despite calls for the recall of the retired Vincent Enyeama.

Mikel Obi joins Eagles, Akpeyi delayed by flight hitch

Skipper Mikel Obi has finally joined up with the Super Eagles squad in Rabat, Morocco, but South Africa-based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi was delayed following a flight hitch.

20 players in camp as Super Eagles begin training in Morocco

There are now 20 players in the Super Eagles camp and the team will begin training in Rabat, Morocco, this afternoon with the camp expected to be completed today, officials said.

WCQ: Super Eagles in Rabat for preparations – Ademola Olajire

The Super Eagles on Monday, began preparation in Rabat, Morocco ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Algeria in Constantine on Friday .

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr invites 24 players for Algeria, Argentina matches

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has invited 24 players including team captain Mikel Obi, Ahmed Musa and Ogenyi Onazi for the upcoming World Cup qualifier and Int’l friendly against Algeria and Argentina.

Russia 2018: Tunde Disu backs Vincent Enyeama’s planned recall

Former Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation, Tunde Disu, on Monday in Lagos supported the recall of former Super Eagles captain, Vincent Enyeama, by Coach Genort Rohr.

WCQ: Super Eagles will give all to beat Zambia – Daniel Akpeyi

Super Eagles and Chippa United goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, is confident Nigeria will not wait till their last Group B game against Algeria before bagging their 2018 FIFA World Cup ticket.

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