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Austin Eguavoen: Timely England friendly is great test for Super Eagles

Former Super Eagles head coach, Augustine Eguaveon, believes today’s international friendly game against England will test the team’s readiness for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

World Cup: Leon Balogun, William Troost-Ekong key to Super Eagles success – Austin Eguavoen

Former Super Eagles captain and coach Austin Eguavoen believes Nigeria’s Russia 2018 World Cup success will depend on Leon Balogun and William Troost-Ekong’s form.

Austin Eguavoen: Gernot Rohr should give more home-based players opportunities in Super Eagles

Former Nigeria coach, Austin Eguavoen, has urged Super Eagles gaffer, Gernot Rohr, to invite more players from the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to his squad as he prepares for the 2018 World Cup.

Governor Obaseki unveils rebranded Bendel Insurance FC’s corporate identity

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Tuesday unveiled the new logo, jerseys, team bus, technical team and the brand manual of Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin.

FIFA congratulates Victor Moses on Aiteo/NFF Player of the Year award

Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has congratulated Nigeria and Chelsea star Victor Moses for winning the Player of the Year for Men at the inaugural 2018 Aiteo/NFF Awards held on Monday.

Football is life in Nigeria – FIFA’s Gianni Infantino

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has described Nigeria as a country with unquantifiable passion and love for football, and where football is more than a religion.

World Cup: Ex-Super Eagles coach Austin Eguavoen urges national team to reach semifinals

Ex-Nigerian national team coach Austin Eguavoen reckons the Super Eagles can reach the semifinals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Victor Moses excellent despite losing BBC award to Mohamed Salah – Austin Eguavoen

Former Super Eagles Coach, Austin Eguavoen, says Chelsea star Victor Moses has done excellently well in recent time despite not winning the 2017 BBC African Footballer of the Year Award.

World Cup: Nigeria cannot underrate Croatia, Iceland – Austin Eguavoen

Former Super Eagles coach Austin Eguavoen has warned the Super Eagles to be wary of Iceland and Croatia in a 2018 World Cup group that also has Argentina.

World Cup: Super Eagles shouldn’t focus only on Argentina – Austin Eguavoen

Former Nigeria international Austin Eguavoen has warned the Super Eagles not to concentrate only on Argentina but must take their opening Group D match at the 2018 World Cup against Croatia very seriously.

World Cup: Super Eagles can qualify from ‘tough’ group – Odion Ighalo

Striker Odion Ighalo has described as “tough” first round group that has pitted the Super Eagles with Argentina, Croatia and Iceland, but Nigeria could still get out of this group.

Ex-Eagles coach Austin Eguavoen urges national team to avoid injuries in matches against Algeria,...

Former Nigeria coach, Austin Eguavoen, has warned the Super Eagles to play with ccaution when they face Algeria in a dead rubber 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier on November 10 in Constantine, and against Argentina in an international friendly match on November 14 in Russia.

NFF committed to hiring good coaches for national teams – Green

Technical Committee Chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Chris Green, says his team is committed to picking the best coaches for the country’s various national teams.

Obaseki inaugurates committee to set up sports commission

In a move to reposition sports in Edo, the state government on Monday in Benin inaugurated a committee that would help to set up a sports commission.

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