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Gernot Rohr: Nigeria to play offensive football in Egypt

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr revealed that his side are aiming to score more goals and will play offensive football at the Africa Cup of Nations finals.
Odion Ighalo proudly carries the match ball after his hat-trick against Libya PIX KABIRU ABUBAKAR

Odion Ighalo unfazed by Nigeria’s scoring problem

Nigeria international Odion Ighalo has played down the Super Eagles' goal drought ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals.
Taiwo Awoniyi

Taiwo Awoniyi admits sadness at AFCON snub

Liverpool forward Taiwo Awoniyi has admitted his sadness at being snubbed for Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations campaign.
Super Eagles 23-man squad landed in the city of Ismailia, Egypt on Sunday night ahead of 2019 African Cup of Nations.

Super Eagles 23-man squad for AFCON lands in Egypt

Super Eagles 23-man squad landed in the city of Ismailia, Egypt on Sunday night ahead of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Ahmed Musa, Francisca Ordega emerge top winners at Nigeria Pitch Awards

The Super Eagles striker, Ahmed Musa, and Super Falcons player, Francisca Ordega, both won the top prizes of King and Queen of the Pitch at the 6th award ceremony of the Nigeria Pitch Awards held Saturday night in Asaba.
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has admitted that he faces a selection headache as his team step up preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations starting June 21 in Egypt.

AFCON: Gernot Rohr releases Super Eagles final 23-man squad

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has axed the duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Semi Ajayi from his final 23-man squad to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Full house as Super Eagles ready to battle Zimbabwe international friendly in Asaba ahead of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt after Odion Ighalo and William Troost-Ekong.

Super Eagles ready to battle Zimbabwe in Asaba

Full house as Super Eagles ready to battle Zimbabwe international friendly in Asaba ahead of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt after Odion Ighalo and William Troost-Ekong.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have announced the match tickets for Saturday’s international friendly between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Warriors of Zimbabwe at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba.

Super Eagles ready to face the Warriors Zimbabwe in Asaba

Three–time champions Nigeria have a full house in Asaba, Delta State, ahead of Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations send-forth friendly against the Warriors of Zimbabwe, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
William Troost-Ekong

William Troost-Ekong, Odion Ighalo finally arrive Super Eagles camp

The duo of William Troost-Ekong and Odion Ighalo arrived the Super Eagles Golden Tulip Hotel camp in Asaba on Thursday afternoon.
Former Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa has hit back at critics of his move to Saudi Arabia outfit Al-Nassr following calls for him to be dropped from the national team of Nigeria, where he is the first vice captain.

Ahmed Musa, Alex Iwobi, Shehu Abdullahi arrive Super Eagles camp

The trio of Ahmed Musa, Alex Iwobi and Shehu Abdullahi have all arrived the Super Eagles’ Golden Tulip Hotel camp in Asaba.
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has admitted that he faces a selection headache as his team step up preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations starting June 21 in Egypt.

AFCON: Gernot Rohr to release final list after Zimbabwe friendly

The Super Eagles will hold one training session today (Wednesday) as they continue preparations ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo celebrated his goalscoring feat in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with his teammates ahead of their friendly game against Egypt.

Odion Ighalo: I’m fit and ready for AFCON

Odion Ighalo has stated that he is fully fit to represent Nigeria in the forthcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.
William Troost-Ekong

Gernot Rohr rules William Troost-Ekong out Super Eagles vs Zimbabwe friendly

William Troost-Ekong will play no part in Nigeria’s friendly encounter against the Warriors of Zimbabwe at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, on Saturday.
John Obi Mikel leads Super Eagles first training section at the Stephen Keshi Stadium as Wilfred Ndidi and Kenneth Omeruo arrived Asaba ahead of 2019 Africa Cup of Nation in Egypt. 2

AFCON: Twenty Super Eagles players train in Asaba

Twenty players participated in the Super Eagles’ training session at the Stephen Keshi Stadium Asaba Delta State on Monday.
John Mikel Obi

Mikel Obi, nine others in Asaba for AFCON preparations

Nigeria’s preparation for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt is set to begin in full swing with the arrival of its players for training.
Leke James

Leke James: I am better for Super Eagles

A forward with Molde FK in Norway, Leke James, says he can perform better for the Super Eagles if given the opportunity by the senior male national football team handlers.
Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has praised the Eagles, the coaching crew and himself for pushing the team to the 3rd best position in Africa and 42nd best in the world having taking over the team when it was not faring well in the FIFA Rankings over two years ago.

AFCON: Super Eagles begin camping Sunday

Nigeria’s final preparations for the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which will hold in Egypt is set to begin on Sunday, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) said on Friday.
Odion Ighalo

Odion Ighalo set for Shanghai Shenhua return from injury-induced setback

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo is on course to make a speedy recovery from his muscle injury, and could be fit in time to play for Shanghai Shenhua in Sunday’s Chinese Super League clash against Dalian Aerbin.

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