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Nwankwo Obiora has joined Boavista on a free transfer

Nigerian midfielder shares picture of himself in self isolation

Nigerian midfielder Obiora Nwankwo took to his social media to shared picture of himself working alone in isolation.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

NFF calls for prayers against deaths, kidnappings of players

Nigeria Football Federation on Monday called on all members of the country’s football family including stakeholders to pray hard in view of recent deaths and kidnappings of football players which have caused serious concern in the polity.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Gernot Rohr: I won’t beg NFF for new contract

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr says he will not be ‘asking’ his employers, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) about his contract renewal.
During a session with the club's media, Manchester United forward Odion Ighalo was surprised to receive a call from legend Andy Cole.

Odion Ighalo not considering return to Super Eagles – brother

Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo is not considering coming out of his self-imposed retirement from international football despite the increasing appeal in some quarters urging him to return to the national team.
Shehu Abdullahi was absolutely delighted with his first goal for Bursaspor [Twitter]

NFF celebrates Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi at 27

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has sent birthday greetings to Super Eagles right-back Shehu Abdullahi who clocks 27 years on Thursday.
Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has dedicated Monday night’s Premier League against Aston Villa to Leicester City fans.

Wilfred Ndidi dedicates victory vs Aston Villa to Leicester fans

Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has dedicated Monday night’s Premier League against Aston Villa to Leicester City fans.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has revealed why Super Eagles lost 2-1 to Algeria in Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals game at Cairo International Stadium.

Gernot Rohr: I’ve not heard from Joseph Yobo since his appointment

Gernot Rohr has revealed Joseph Yobo has not called him since his appointment as assistant coach of the Super Eagles.
English Championship side Wigan Athletics has congratulated defender Leon Balogun for over his invitation back into the Super Eagles.

Wigan Athletic congratulate Leon Balogun on Super Eagles recall

Wigan Athletic have issued a congratulatory message to Leon Balogun in the wake of the central defender earning a recall to Nigeria’s national team, the Super Eagles.
Former Super Eagles’ goalkeeper and captain Vincent Enyeama was a surprise guest at the national team’s camp in Uyo, yesterday.

Vincent Enyeama hails Super Eagles 24-man squad for Sierra Leone clashes

Former Nigeria international Vincent Enyeama has described the Super Eagles 24-man list, released ahead of the 2021 AFCON clashes with Sierra Leone as a very good one.
Victor Moses was in action for Inter Milan in their 2-1 win against Ludogorets Razgrad in a UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg game on Thursday night.

Europa League: Victor Moses impresses as Inter Milan advance into round of 16

Victor Moses was in action for Inter Milan in their 2-1 win against Ludogorets Razgrad in a UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg game on Thursday night.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr gets NFF contract offer

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has received an offer for his contract renewal from the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF).
Cyriel Dessers is only a call up away from making his international debut for Nigeria after the 25 year-old secured his Nigerian passport.

Super Eagles target Cyriel Dessers issued Nigerian passport

Cyriel Dessers is only a call up away from making his international debut for Nigeria after the 25 year-old secured his Nigerian passport.
Sierra Leone head coach, Sellas Tetteh, has announced a provisional list of 43 players to commence preparations for next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

AFCONQ: Super Eagles, Leone Stars clash in Asaba

The 15,400-capacity Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, will host next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone, the Nigeria Football Federation has announced.
Former Super Eagles captain Joseph Yobo believes Kenneth Omeruo has the experience and quality to lead the country to glory at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Daniel Amokachi: Kenneth Omeruo needs to do more in Super Eagles

Kenneth Omeruo is one of the most important players in the Super Eagles and needs to take up bigger responsibilities in the team, according to former coach Daniel Amokachi.
Newly appointed Assistant coach and former Captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, says he cannot wait to start in his new position.

Gernot Rohr: Joseph Yobo must get a coaching licence

The Nigeria Football Federation confirmed the appointment of the former Eagles captain on Wednesday as an assistant coach of the national team, replacing Imama Amapakabo – a move Rohr revealed he was privy to before it was announced.
Newly appointed Assistant coach and former Captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, says he cannot wait to start in his new position.

Former Super Eagles defenders congratulate Joseph Yobo over new national team role

Former Super Eagles defenders Ifeanyi Udeze and Geoffrey Oboabona has congratulated their former teammate and skipper Joseph Yobo on his recent appointment as the Eagles Assistant Coach.
Former Super Eagles Captain, Joseph Yobo on Wednesday said that he had tipped in-form CD Leganes FC player, Kenneth Omeruo, to step into his shoes as a regular centre-back.

NFF appoints Joseph Yobo as Super Eagles’ assistant coach

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has appointed former Super Eagles’ defender and captain Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the team.
Getafe Sporting Director, Angel Martin Gonzalez, has explained the reason the Laliga side signed Nigeria international Oghenekaro Etebo on loan from English Championship side Stoke City for the rest of the 2019-2020 season.

AFCONQ: Gernot Rohr may drop Paul Onuachu, Peter Etebo

Ahead of next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone, Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr may drop Europe-based duo Paul Onuachu and Oghenekaro Etebo from his squad for the double-header.

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Bursaspor full-back Shehu Abdullahi has urged people to unite in order to defeat the coronavirus.

Shehu Abdullahi: We will defeat this virus together

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Dillian Whyte: Anthony Joshua pretending he wanted all-British fight

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Many women have sexual problems – sex therapist

One of Nigeria’s leading sex therapists, using a special herb known as Kayanmata, Oji Oghenetejiri, has declared unapologetically that most women have sexual problems.
Manchester City star, Riyad Mahrez, has split from his wife — and is now dating the daughter of a Real Housewives of Cheshire star.

Manchester City won’t sell Riyad Mahrez – reports

The French champions have been heavily linked with a move for the Algerian winger, but City have no intentions of offloading the 29-year-old who joined them from English Premier League rivals Leicester City in 2018.