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World Cup: Russians will support Nigeria – Gernot Rohr

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said Friday he believes his team will have the support of Russian fans, as he sought to play down fears of racism from some supporters ahead of their opening World Cup game against Croatia.

World Cup: Russians will support Super Eagles – Gernot Rohr

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said Friday he believes his team will have the support of Russian fans, as he sought to play down fears of racism from some supporters ahead of their opening World Cup game against Croatia.

Ola Aina, Mikel Agu on standby as Super Eagles name final 23 for World...

Nigeria have named a final 23-man squad for the World Cup with Chelsea defender Ola Aina and Mikel Agu from FC Porto placed on standby.

World Cup: Kano Pillars’ Junior Lokosa in as Gernot Rohr names Super Eagles’ provisional...

Kano Pillars’ Junior Lokosa, who has a knack to score at least a goal in every two matches, is among the 30 players listed by Super Eagles’ manager Gernot Rohr in Nigeria’s provisional list for the Russia 2018 World Cup.

Gernot Rohr: Difficult to choose Nigeria’s 1st choice left-back

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr says he is finding it difficult to choose his first-choice left-back ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals which will be hosted by Russia.

Super Eagles’ Polish camp to open on Monday

The camp of the Super Eagles will open in the Polish city of Wroclaw on Monday, ahead of Friday’s international friendly against Poland, the Nigeria Football Federation have announced in a press release.

Gernot Rohr invites Mikel, Ajayi, Obi, others for Poland, Serbia friendlies

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has listed captain Mikel Obi, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi, Victor Moses as well as Ahly forward Junior Ajayi and African Nations Championship (CHAN) star Gabriel Okechukwu in his 28-man squad to face Poland and Serbia in pre-FIFA World Cup friendly matches this month, the Nigeria Football Federation announced in a press release on Wednesday.

Aaron Samuel: I must play regularly to justify my pay

Aaron Samuel has said he can only justify his pay by playing regularly and that is why he is excited to have secured a loan move to Russian club Amkar Perm.

NFF contacted Fegor Ogude before Nigeria-Argentina clash – Brian Idowu

Amkar Perm defender Brian Idowu says that an unnamed representative of the Nigeria Football Federation contacted Fegor Ogude.

Brian Idowu relives ’emotional’ feeling after Super Eagles debut goal

Brian Oladipo Idowu is still relishing his fairy-tale start to life as a Super Eagles player.

Super Eagles exhibited strong will against Argentina – Gernot Rohr

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr praised his team’s resolve after the three-time African champions came from two goals down to beat Argentina 4-2.

Amkar Perm’s Brian Idowu hopes to make Nigeria’s World Cup squad

Amkar Perm defender Brian Idowu has no doubt he can perform well for Nigeria at the 2018 World Cup after a fine debut for Gernot Rohr’s side in the 4-2 victory against Argentina on Tuesday.

Brian Idowu remains Russian despite Nigeria call-up – Amkar Perm

Russian club Amkar Perm has insisted that Brian Idowu remains a Russian player despite his recent call-up to the Nigerian senior national team.

Zenit boss Mancini desperate for a ‘backbone’

Roberto Mancini admits that his Russian Premier League table-toppers Zenit St Petersburg need to develop a “backbone” if they are to mount a double assault on the domestic and Europa League titles.

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