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,

Echiejile Set For Cercle Brugge Debut In Belgian Second Division

Elderson Echiejile will make his official debut for Cercle Brugge KSV on Saturday when they take on Royal Union St Gilloise in a Belgian second division clash at the Roi Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, reports. The 30-year-old Super Eagles defender, who joined Cercle Brugge on a six-month loan deal with an

NFF boss looks ahead to Qatar 2022

Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick is looking ahead to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. With the Super Eagles boasting one of the youngest squads amongst the 32 participating countries in Russia, Pinnick has predicted that the current squad will perform better in the next four years. ''It is not the

Obagoal To Russia??

By -Lanre Banjoko ( @iamlanreban) Obafemi Martins is one of the most accomplished footballer out of Africa , A career that has seen him grace the top leagues in Europe,America and now Asia . “The weapon of mass destruction” as he is fondly called is arguably one of the finest

Ndidi-Our Future Eagles Captain

By: Juwon Olayiwola From the Barracks in Ikeja to the Midfield of the Super Eagles. Ndidi’s rise in the footballing world is nothing short of a fairytale, a fairytale which is still ongoing i must say. From his days at Nat Boys Academy to a move to Genk in Belgium before getting

Ideye Bids Farewell To Mikel, Tianjin Teammates, Set For Malaga Move

Super Eagles striker Brown Ideye bid fellow Nigerian Mikel Obi and other Tianjin Teda teammates farewell on Thursday as he got set for a six-month loan deal with LaLiga club Malaga. reported that Ideye was not listed as Teda lost 2-1 to Kickers Offenbach in the club’s winter training match