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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 has admitted his biggest challenge is to find a top goalkeeper “who satisfies us fully” for next year’s World Cup in Russia.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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’ 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.
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.
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.
A 19-year-old Dutch model Ivana Esther Robert Smit has been reported dead in Malaysia after she allegedly fell from a balcony at a 20th floor condominium.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market indices on Tuesday recorded marginal growth of 0.03 per cent after dropping by 0.88 per cent on Monday.
Mountain of Fire and Miracles Football Club from Nigeria are unlikely to win the 2018 CAF Champions League, but they boast the most eye-catching name among the 58 contenders.
Burundi's president launched a campaign Tuesday to support constitutional amendments that could extend his rule despite warnings by his opponents of more violence ahead.
Former Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba has said that Mohamed Salah, the 2017 BBC African Footballer of the Year, is growing into a real leader.
Sergio Aguero says he is "very happy" at Manchester City and fired up for the derby, which he dubbed the "most important game of the year".
Claude Puel has heaped praise upon Jamie Vardy as he prepares his Leicester side for Saturday's trip to Newcastle.
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Wednesday following a retreat on Wall Street and weak US economic data.
The UN migration agency is stepping up the rate at which it flies migrants home from Libya, aiming to evacuate up to 15,000 in the final month of the year.
Pensioners in Abia on Thursday staged a protest round the major streets of Umuahia, the state capital, calling on Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu to pay their 18 years’ pension arrears.