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Gernot Rohr: I want to continue as coach of Super Eagles

Gernot Rohr has admitted that he wants to continue in his role as coach of the senior national team of Nigeria despite their failure to progress beyond the group stages of the ongoing Russia 2018 World Cup.
Eagles during the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup match between Nigeria v Iceland on the 22nd June 2018 at Volgograd Arena, Russia | KABIRU ABUBAKAR

NFF: Super Eagles will play best game against Argentina

The Nigeria Football Federation on Monday assured that the Super Eagles would give their best as they tackle Argentina in their last group D match in the FIFA World Cup in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday.

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles will get better against Argentina

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has insisted that his young squad will get better in their final group D match against Argentina at Saint Petersburg on Tuesday because he has noticed some learning process in the first and second group games against Croatia and Iceland respectively.

Super Eagles: We’re not going to Russia for money

The Super Eagles have declared that patriotism, more than anything else, will be enough motivation for their performance at the World Cup.

World Cup: Moses Simon to undergo final scan in London, as Gernot Rohr drops...

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Wednesday said Super Eagles’ winger, Moses Simon, would undergo one more final scan in London ahead of Nigeria’s game against England on Saturday.

Gernot Rohr, Mikel Obi praise NFF on wealth investment seminar

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr and Captain Mikel Obi on Tuesday expressed gratitude to the leadership of Nigeria Football Federation for the seminar organised for the team and officials.

Mikel Obi: What Rohr has brought to Super Eagles

Mikel Obi has again showered praise on Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr, saying he has been one big difference between the various national teams he has played for.

World Cup: Ahmed Musa bait for Russians to support Super Eagles – Gernor Rohr

Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr on Tuesday, January 23, said that the team’s pacy forward, Ahmed Musa, could be used as a bait to get home support for his team at the World Cup.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr bars players’ wives, girlfriends from camp

Super Eagles’ handler Gernot Rohr has barred wives and girlfriends from the national team camp as they prepare for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr hails Tyronne Ebuehi’s Benfica move

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has congratulated Tyronne Ebuehi on his move to Portuguese club Benfica, but also warned the defender has to be playing regularly for him to make the World Cup cut.

Gernot Rohr to name final World Cup squad after England friendly – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have disclosed that coach Gernot Rohr will name his final 23-man squad for the World Cup in Russia immediately after the high-profile warm-up against England at Wembley.

CHAN: World Cup desire propels Super Eagles in Morocco

Ardent desire to gain places in Nigeria’s 23–man squad for the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia will be the key incentive for Nigeria’s home–based professionals, who begin campaign for glory in the 5th African Nations Championship in Morocco on Monday.

World Cup: Super Eagles can’t shock Argentina again – Gernot Rohr

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has admitted his team will no longer surprise Argentina at next year’s World Cup in Russia after a recent 4-2 win in a friendly, while also revealing he will consider a friendly against Serbia to prepare for an opening Group D clash against Croatia.

New Super Eagles contract great challenge – Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr has said he is excited with a new two-year contract offered him by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), describing it as a great challenge.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr submits plan for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Nigeria's Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has submitted his 2018 FIFA World Cup programme to the to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

EU to sign joint defence pact on post-Brexit unity

At least 20 members of the EU will sign up to a new defence pact next week, heavily promoted by France and Germany.

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 to train in Morocco for World Cup qualifier in Algeria

Top officials have disclosed the Super Eagles are to train in Morocco ahead of Nigeria’s final World Cup qualifier against Algeria on November 6 just as two friendlies are being planned for them during that window.

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