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AFCON: Emmanuel Amuneke targets first win with Tanzania

Former Nigeria international Emmanuel Amuneke will look to record his first win as the coach of the Taifa Stars of Tanzania when they take on Cape Verde in a crucial Group L clash at the National Stadium, Dar Es Salam, today (Wednesday).

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.

Super Eagles’ Shehu Abdullahi charged for misconduct in Cyprus

Super Eagles right full back, Shehu Abdullahi, has been suspended for two games and also fined for an undisclosed amount of money for violent conduct according to a statement by the Cyprus Football Association yesterday.

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.

Group hails Solomon Dalung over Nigeria’s qualification for Russia 2018 World Cup

The South-South Reformation Movement (SSRM) has commended the Minister of Sports and Youths Development, Mr Solomon Dalung, over Nigeria’s qualification for Russia 2018 World Cup finals.

I can’t wait to make World Cup debut – Wilfred Ndidi

Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has said that he is eagerly looking forward to featuring at his first ever FIFA World Cup in Russia in 2018.

Super Eagles: Loss to South Africa woke us up – Coach Gernot Rohr

A Franco-German tactician, Gernot Rohr, has expressed pleasure working with the Super Eagles, following the three-time African champion’s qualification for Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup on Saturday.

Zambian Police arrest fans who damaged striker Alex Ng’onga’s family residence

Police have arrested football fans who attacked Chipolopolo of Zambia striker Alex Ng’onga’s mother’s residence in Chimwemwe after Zambia lost 1-0 to the Super Eagles of Nigeria to crash out of the FIFA World Cup race.

Russia 2018: NFF meets Super Eagles technical crew

The Nigeria Football Federal (NFF) will on Thursday next week hold a pre-tournament meeting with the Super Eagles technical crew to articulate plans and programs for the team’s participation in the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Current Super Eagles will outperform my set at World Cup – Joseph Yobo

Former Nigeria international Joseph Yobo has tipped the current Super Eagles team to do better than previous Nigerian teams at the World Cup.

Governor Obaseki urges Super Eagles to surpass their past World Cup records in Russia

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday urged the Super Eagles to surpass their past World Cup records in Russia next year.

Super Eagles can win 2018 World Cup – Brown Ideye

Nigeria striker Brown Ideye has stated that the Super Eagles are talented enough to win the FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Super Eagles will soar in Russia – Emmanuel Okala

Former Green Eagles goalkeeper Emmanuel Okala on Monday said he was confident the Super Eagles players would spring surprises at the 2018 FIFA World Cup with their present form.

Arsenal celebrates Alex Iwobi’s World Cup ticket-winning goal, congratulates Nigeria

English Premier League side, Arsenal FC, have celebrated their youngster, Alex Iwobi, who scored Nigeria’s solitary match-winner against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Saturday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

Football remains the greatest unifier of Nigerians – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that sports in Nigeria, particularly football, remained one of the greatest unifier of people across political affiliations, religion, gender, tribe and other divides.

Governor Umahi, others congratulate Super Eagles on Russia 2018 World Cup qualification

The Chairman of the South East Governors Forum and Ebonyi Governor, Chief David Umahi, has congratulated the Super Eagles for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

2018 World Cup: Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan congratulated Super Eagles

The immediate past Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, has congratulated the Super Eagles of Nigeria for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

W’Cup: Super Eagles victory, independence gift to Nigerians – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory over Chipolopolo of Zambia at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

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