Morocco strolled past Nigeria 4-0 to lift the 2018 African Nations Championship trophy on Sunday night as Zakaria Hadraf's goals was enough to inspire the Atlas Lions to their first CHAN title since inception. The north Africans inspired by Zakaria Hadraf’s brace and strikes from Walid El Karti and Ayoub El
Sven Goran Eriksson has emerged as a shock candidate for the vacant Socceroos coaching role but a successor to Ange Postecoglou won't be announced until mid-February. Football Federation Australia has formed a nine-person panel -- including former Socceroos Mark Bresciano, Stan Lazaridis and Mark Schwarzer -- to help pick the man
Croatian Football Federation President Davor šuker has noted that Group D which contains Argentina, Croatia, Iceland and Nigeria is the Group of Death at the World Cup. The Europeans face the Super Eagles in their opening match of the World Cup on June 16 in Kaliningrad, before battling Argentina (June 21)
Gabriel Batistuta says Lionel Messi surpassing his Argentina goal-scoring record annoyed him but told Telefe he is at least "second to an extra-terrestrial." On whether he was annoyed to lose his record, Batistuta told the Argentine TV station: "Honestly, not a little but a lot, yes. It was a title that
Nigeria and Argentina will face off in a friendly match tomorrow. This would be the 8th meeting between both sides in all competitions. Argentina have the edge with five wins, one loss and one draw against the three-time African champions. Super Eagles gaffer Gernot Rohr will likely make four changes for the
Victor Moses and Mainz's defender Leon Balogun have been put in the official best XI decided by CAF made up of players who did the best in the qualifiers for next summer’s Russia 2018 World Cup. Moses, who is currently out injured, was outstanding for the Super Eagles as they battled
Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi has disclosed his sheer delight with the opportunity to wear the green-white-green colour of the Nigerian Super Eagles. In an interview with Arsenal website, the Super Eagles player who scored the lone winning goal against Zambia in the 2018 World Cup qualifying game said he "almost cried"
Bursaspor of Turkey midfielder, Mikel Agu has withdrawn from the Super Eagles games against Algeria and Argentina. The Porto loanee confirmed he will be unavailable owing to injury concerns. The Super Eagles official twitter handle, "NG Super Eagles" revealed the development on their wall on Wednesday: ”Turkey based midfielder Mikel Agu is out