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What Gernot Rohr has brought to Super Eagles – Mikel Obi

Skipper Mikel Obi has saluted coach Gernot Rohr, saying he has got the team to pay attention to details which was not the case with previous national team coaches.

NFF to conclude talks on World Cup bonus by year end

Nigerian football bosses have promised to conclude talks on World Cup win bonuses by the end of the year, to avoid a repeat of protests that have dogged the team in previous finals.

WCQ: Algeria move match against Nigeria back to Blida

Algeria have moved next month’s World Cup qualifier against Nigeria back to Blida as they aim to salvage some national pride in this dead rubber game.

CAF boss Ahmad says Nigeria is the best in Africa, questions FIFA rankings

Despite FIFA rankings suggesting that Tunisia is number one in Africa, the Confederation of African Football president Ahmad says Nigeria remain the best in the continent.

Sir Kensington Adebutu redeems N50 million pledge to Super Eagles

Billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Sir Kensington Adebukunola Adebutu, has redeemed his pledge to hand the Super Eagles the sum of N50 million for being the first African team to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals.

We want to win against Algeria – Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has disclosed that he will want to win the last Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Algeria even when he said he would field a much changed side, in Algiers.

Nigeria now has a formidable team – Amos Adamu

Amos Adamu, a former FIFA Executive Committee member, on Monday said that Nigeria now has a worthy team that would perform well at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Russia 2018: Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr seeks to avoid players’ pay strike

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has warned his players that their performances at next year’s World Cup will be affected if there is any repeat of protests over pay and bonuses.

Claudio Ranieri, Gernot Rohr have made me a better defender – Chidozie Awaziem

Nantes of France defender Chidozie Awaziem has praised the amount of work put into making him a better defender by coach of the Nigeria national team Gernot Rohr and his club coach Claudio Ranieri.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr defends under-fire defender Elderson Echiejile

Gernot Rohr has come to the defence of under-fire Elderson Echiejile, saying the defender has done well against some of Africa’s top forwards like Christian Bassogog of Cameroon.

Super Eagles need top friendlies to prepare for Russia 2018 World Cup – Furo Iyenemi

Former Nigeria defender, Furo Iyenemi, has called on the Nigeria Football Federation to ensure that the Super Eagles play top class opponents in friendlies ahead of their 2018 World Cup campaign.‎

Super Eagles can win 2018 World Cup – Adegboye Onigbinde

Former Nigeria coach Adegboye Onigbinde has said the Super Eagles’ defence and midfield need strengthening ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup for the team to succeed at the quadrennial event.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr confirms talks with Germany over friendly game

World Champions Germany are locked in talks with Nigeria over a potential friendly game which will help both teams fine tune their preparations for the World Cup 2018 in Russia, according to coach Gernot Rohr.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr targets World Cup quarterfinal

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has set his team a target of at least reaching the quarter final at the World Cup following their qualification for the tournament holding in Russia next year.


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