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Bafana Bafana beat Libya 2-1 away from home to cement their position in second spot behind group winners Nigeria.

AFCONQ: South Africa qualify after beating hosts Libya 2-1

South Africa joined Group E leaders Nigeria to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of the Nations (AFCON) finals after defeating Libya 2-1 in their final qualification match on Sunday.
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AFCONQ: Super Eagles looking to end on a high

The race to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) comes to an end this weekend, with the battle for qualification slots in the 12 groups getting to an interesting climax.
Odion Ighalo

Odion Ighalo: Super Eagles can be African champions again next year

Super Eagles forward Odion Jude Ighalo has hinted of the determination of the team to win next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.
Wilfred Ndidi (far left) tries to stop Keegan Dolly of South Africa with Ogenyi Onazi watching on when Eagles fell 2-0 in AFCON qualifier last year

Austin Okocha: No rivalry between Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana

In the wake Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying cgame between South Africa and Nigeria, Former Nigeria Captain Austine Okocha, has dismissed the notion that the Bafana Bafana are Super Eagles rivals.
Ramahlwe Mphahlele of South Africa

AFCON: Bafana defender Ramahlwe Mphahlele confident of victory over Super Eagles

Kaizer Chiefs defender Ramahlwe Mphahlele has shifted his focus to Bafana Bafana as he eyes the double over Nigeria in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification campaign.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

AFCON: Gernot Rohr drops Mikel Obi, Ogenyi Onazi, Wilfred Ndidi

Manager Gernot Rohr has dropped Super Eagles’ captain John Obi Mikel and Ogenyi Onazi from the list of invited players for next month’s all-important 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against South Africa in Johannesburg.
Super Eagles and Arsenal ace Alex Iwobi battles Dean Furman of South Africa in an AFCON qualifier in June 2017

Gernot Rohr calls up Ahmed Musa, Kenneth Omeruo, 21 others for South Africa, Uganda...

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has called up stand-in team captain Ahmed Musa and 22 other players for preparations ahead of the senior national male football team’s two upcoming matches.
Chelsea's Ola Aina

Super Eagles’ Ola Aina eager to star in Bafana Bafana match

Nigeria defender, Ola Aina, is looking forward to facing the Bafana Bafana of South Africa at the magnificient FNB Stadium, Johannesburg, next month in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
Super Eagles

AFCON: Peter Oboh commends Super Eagles after win over Libya

Former British and Commonwealth World Boxing Association (WBA) International Light Heavyweight Champion, Peter Oboh, has hailed the Super Eagles over their victories against The Mediterranean Knights of Libya, saying, however, that the job of qualification still remains unfinished.
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Confident Super Eagles ready for Libyan Knights in Sfax

Super Eagles Franco-German Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has so much to prove this evening as his wards take on Libya’s Mediterranean Knights at the Stade Taïeb Mhiri in Sfax, Tunisia beginning at 7:00pm Nigerian time.
Eagles training in Seychelles – Ahmed Musa (left) Francis Uzoho and Kelechi Nwakali

AFCON: Super Eagles target another victory against Libya in Sfax

Despite Super Eagles 4-0 victory over Libya on Saturday in Uyo, Nigeria’s Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has demanded more from the Ahmed Musa led squad as the team flies out of the Akwa Ibom State capital on a chartered flight for Sfax, Tunisia this morning.
[fILE] Nigeria's German coach Gernot Rohr looks on during a training session at Essentuki Arena in Yessentuki, southern Russia, on June 18, 2018 during the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament.-br --PIUS UTOMI EKPEI - AFP

Gernot Rohr wants more from Nigeria

Nigeria manager Gernot Rohr has called for further improvement from his team following their impressive 4-0 win over Libya this past weekend.

Super Eagles: We‘ll beat Libya again

The victory which revived Super Eagles 2019 African Cup of Nations qualification hope, has seen players like Ola Aina, Alex Iwobi, William Troost-Ekong and Kenneth Omeruo talking tough ahead the must win tie.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

AFCON: Gernot Rohr wants more despite big win against Libya

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says his team must improve, despite a 4-0 victory over Libya in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday.

Oghenekaro Etebo: Super Eagles’ work against Libya not over

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has turned his focus on Tuesday’s reverse fixture in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Libya in Sfax Tunisia, saying the job is done yet despite their 4-0 first leg win in Uyo.

Amaju Pinnick dedicates Super Eagles win to Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Melvin Pinnick has dedicated the Super Eagles’ 4-0 defeat of Libya to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari.
[fILE] Nigeria's German coach Gernot Rohr looks on during a training session at Essentuki Arena in Yessentuki, southern Russia, on June 18, 2018 during the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament.-br --PIUS UTOMI EKPEI - AFP

AFCON: Super Eagles played to win – Gernot Rohr

Coach Gernot Rohr of Super Eagles has said that the 4-0 routing of the Mediterranean Knights of Libya by his team in Uyo is due to excellent preparation and mentality to win.
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Amaju Pinnick: Super Eagles will win FIFA World Cup one day

The President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has expressed the hope that Nigeria’s Super Eagles will one day win the FIFA World Cup

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