“I’m glad to be back”- Watford’s success on Nigeria recall

Watford forward Isaac Success has expressed his delight following his return to the Nigeria national team.  The 22 year old made his senior debut against Senegal on March 23, 2017 but was frozen out of the Super Eagles no thanks to injuries and loss off form. Following his invitation for the Africa

Taribo: Omeruo, Etebo, Musa Super Eagles Best Players In Russia

Former Super Eagles defender Taribo West has picked Kenneth Omeruo as his standout defender in the Nigeria squad to the 2018 FIFA World Cup. West, who featured for Nigeria in two World Cups inb1998 in France and 2002 in Korea/Japan, stated that Omeruo’s inclusion in the defence after the 2-0 loss

Eagles Set To Soar In Russia ?? – Babajide Ayeni

Article By - Babajide Ayeni The wait for the 2018 World Cup is almost over with the world eagerly anticipating the 21st edition of the most watched football championships,Host nation, Russia is ready to bring together nations from all over the globe as the World Cup kicks off in a few

Nigeria fall to narrow Atletico Madrid defeat

A Nigeria B selection were narrowly beaten 3-2 by Atletico Madrid on Tuesday in the GOtv Max Cup at the Godswil Akpabio international Stadium in Uyo. The Super Eagles team, which comprised both home and foreign-based players, impressed against the UEFA Europa League champions, netting two stunning goals against La Liga's

Niger Tornadoes defender dies in traffic accident

Niger Tornadoes defender Hussaini Isah passed away in Minna, Niger State, on Monday evening after reportedly being struck by a motorcycle, the Nigeria Premier Football League club has confirmed. The player was in action for the Ikon Allah Boys on Sunday evening against Kwara United, and was selected as the Man

Why We Are Taking Young Players To The World Cup- Gernot Rohr

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has explained why majority of the players he intends to name to his World Cup roster are classed as young players. The Super Eagles are led by veteran Mikel Obi, and the likes of Abdullahi Shehu, Leon Balogun and Wilfred Ndidi are expected to fill the

NIGERIA STAR ONYEKURU MAKES HIS RETURN AT ANDERLECHT

Nigeria international Henry Onyekuru made his long awaited return from injury at his Belgian club RSC Anderlecht on Wednesday. The forward has been out nursing a knee injury which he sustained in a Belgian First Divison A match against his former side KAS Eupen in December 2017. Onyekuru was expected to miss

Joel Obi returns for Super Eagles

Nearly four years after his last game, Joel Obi has been handed a chance to break into Nigeria's 2018 World Cup party with a recall by Gernot Rohr. The Torino midfielder, whose career has suffered from a succession of injuries, is one of 28 players called up for two friendlies against

Uzoho Stake Claim For First Choice.

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has sent one of the team’s goalkeeper trainers, Pionetti Enrico to team up with young shot-stopper Francis Uzoho in Spain. Despite the plethora of options and talents in the Super Eagles setup, the goalkeeping department remains a grey area for the German tactician who has acknowledged, severally,