There were no shocks of note as the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) officially flagged off over the weekend with only 6 games played.
There were no shifts in the balance in the 47th edition of Nigerian League as big boys collected maximum points.
Enyimba were the most comfortable in their victories
With less than 10 days before the ANQ against SA in Jo'Burg . Football411 Xtray the performance of Super Eagles players in Europe's top flight :
Ola Aina :
The Chelsea loanee continued his impressive form for Torino in a convincing 4-1 win over Sampdoria away from home. The left wing-back marauded
Nigerian striker, Stephen Odey scored his eighth Swiss league goal of the season in FC Zurich 3-2 away loss to St. Gallen at the Kybunpark on Sunday.
The former MFM striker also bagged an assist in the encounter. Odey has made 12 Swiss League games appearances this term.
FC Zurich are in
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
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
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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
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 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
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 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
In the first round of preparations for the world cup, football411.net was at the Hive stadium (Barnet fc) to feel the athmosphere in the eagles camp as they prepare to face Serbia on Tuesday night.
The Hive is located on the outskirts of Northwest london, the home of Barnet football club.
Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho and Bursaspor defender Shehu Abdullahi will miss Tuesday night’s friendly between Nigeria and Serbia due to injuries
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr revealed that Iheanacho fractured his right hand while Abdullahi is also injured.
Iheanacho who played in the No.10 role for the Super Eagles in the
Gernot Rohr has promised to name his strongest possible starting line-up for Friday's pre-World Cup friendly against Poland at the Municipal Stadium.
It means the likes of Wilfred Ndidi, Leon Balogun, William Troost-Ekong, Alex Iwobi and Eddy Onazi are set to start against the Europeans, while Deportivo de La Coruña's Francis
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
The list of Super Eagles players that will feature in the international friendly games against Serbia and Poland will be officially announced on March 7 in Abuja.
“Media Alert. The list of players invited by coach Gernot Rohr for the friendlies against Poland and Serbia in March will be officially released