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Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr, has paid glowing tribute to his 97-year-old mother, Elizabeth Rohr who died on Thursday.

Gernot Rohr: My mum loved football

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr, has paid glowing tribute to his 97-year-old mother, Elizabeth Rohr who died on Thursday.
Peter Rufai

Peter Rufai: Don’t blame Gernot Rohr for lack of top class goalkeepers in Super...

Following recent struggles for Super Eagles boss, Gernot Rohr to pick a first-choice goalkeeper for the team, former national team hero, Peter Rufai, has blamed it on lack of proper football development rather than on the German.
Stakeholders in sports have urged the new Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Sunday Dare, to reposition the sector for the overall benefit of the country.

Youth Games: Ministry warns states against fielding over-aged athletes

Ministry of Youth and Sports has warned state directors/commissioners of sports not to bring over aged athletes to the National Youth Games (NYG) which commences this weekend in Ilorin Kwara State.
World Boxing Council (WBC) International Super-flyweight champion, Aliu Lasisi says plans are in top gear to defend his title in Nigeria.

Lasisi Aliu to defend WBC title in Nigeria, visits The Nation

World Boxing Council (WBC) International Super-flyweight champion, Aliu Lasisi says plans are in top gear to defend his title in Nigeria.
Maduka Okoye

Gernot Rohr: Maduka Okoye will be Eagles number one very soon

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has tipped 19-year-old Fortuna Düsseldorf II stopper Maduka Okoye to be Eagles top goalkeeper in no distant future because of his outstanding qualities and attributes.
Henry Onyekuru

Gernot Rohr prays for Henry Onyekuru’s success in Monaco

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is elated with the scoring form of Eagles strikers Victor Osimhen and Samuel Chukwueze who scored for Lille of France and Villarreal of Spain respectfully at the weekend.
Super Eagles defender, Shehu Abdullahi had declared himself 100 percent fit after returning to training with his TFF First League side, Bursaspor.

Shehu Abdullahi: I am 100 percent fit

Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi had declared himself 100 percent fit after returning to training with his TFF First League side, Bursaspor.
Rave of the moment in Greece, Chuba Akpom has become a subject of bidding war among West Ham, Eintracht Frankfurt and Mainz in the current transfer window as they seek to prize him away from PAOK Thessaloniki.

PAOK ready to sell Akpom for 7 million pounds

Rave of the moment in Greece, Chuba Akpom has become a subject of bidding war among West Ham, Eintracht Frankfurt and Mainz in the current transfer window as they seek to prize him away from PAOK Thessaloniki.
Nigeria defender Leon Balogun stated that they will not underestimate the quality of teams in their Afcon group.

Leon Balogun begs NFF to stick with Gernot Rohr

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has disclosed that keeping the current crop of the Nigerian team technical crew will be good for the national team in the long run.
Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has been left out of tomorrow’s all-important CAF Confederation Cup semifinal second leg match at Raja Casablanca of Morocco.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa: I’ll sign for a club where I can remain relevant for Super...

Ezenwa told newsmen that he is aware of the calls from his fans that he should take his trade abroad but that he would only leave fora club he knows will keep him relevant with the national team and not just travel abroad to join the foreign legion.

Gernot Rohr wants NFF to decide his future

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has resolved to lead the Eagles to win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations if discussions of contract extension goes well between him and his employers, the Nigeria Football Federation, this week.
Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo has said that Nigeria will be very focused and think ahead of Algeria to curtail their antics in tonight Africa Cup of Nations semi final clash at the Cairo International Stadium, Egypt.

Afcon: We wanted more than bronze – Kenneth Omeruo

Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo said that the intentions of the team is to reach the final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
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Afcon: We‘II give our best against South Africa – Chidozie Awaziem

Super Eagles right-back Chidozie Awaziem has promised Nigerians that the players will give their best against South Africa in the quarter final of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations at the Cairo International Stadium in Egypt on Wednesday.
Kanu Nwankwo

Afcon: Nwankwo Kanu identifies what Super Eagles must do to beat South Africa

Nigeria and Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu has urged Gernot Rohr’s Super Eagles not to make costly mistakes if they want to beat South Africa in Wednesday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, quarter-final fixture.
What would have been a massive payday for the Super Eagles was bungled following the team’s shocking loss to Madagascar in a final Group B game of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations played yesterday.

Afcon: Super Eagles miss N162 million windfall following Madagascar loss

What would have been a massive payday for the Super Eagles was bungled following the team’s shocking loss to Madagascar in a final Group B game of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations played yesterday.
Gernot Rohr

Afcon bonus row: Super Eagles accept to play Guinea after Gernot Rohr’s pleas

Super Eagles’ technical adviser Gernot Rohr came to the rescue of the nation when he pleaded with the protesting Super Eagles’ players who refused to attend morning training session as a result of unpaid allowances and match bonus.
Twenty three Super Eagles players embarked on different training regime at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in the port city, Alexandria, Tuesday, ahead of Nigeria’s opening game against Burundi on June 22.

23 Eagles train at Arab Academy ahead Burundi Opener

Twenty three Super Eagles players embarked on different training regime at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in the port city, Alexandria, Tuesday, ahead of Nigeria’s opening game against Burundi on June 22.
More than six top Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs are ready to battle themselves and MFM FC of Lagos management for the services of Coach Fidelis Ilechukwu, SportingLife.ng reports.

Six top NPFL clubs chase MFM coach Fidelis Ilechukwu

More than six top Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs are ready to battle themselves and MFM FC of Lagos management for the services of coach Fidelis Ilechukwu.

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