Ranked 38 in the world (nine places ahead of three-time African champions, Nigeria), the Simba themselves came very close to a Russia 2018 ticket, conceding to Tunisia only on the last day of the race.
Onazi, Aina and Bassey spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Uyo where the Eagles also have their training camp preparatory for the World Cup.
Some football enthusiasts who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Friday, agreed that Rohr’s biggest headache going to Russia was in the area of goalkeeping.
Southgate, who worked with 16 of the 23 selected at Burton this week, wanted to make the most of his time with the players as he looks to keep them ticking over ahead of their first of two warm-up matches against Nigeria on June 2 before…
Owolabi, who made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Thursday, therefore, praised the Super Eagles (Team B) for the remarkable performance they put up against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday.
Adepoju made the assertion on Thursday while reflecting on the international friendly match, tagged GOtv MAX Cup organised by MultiChoice for the teams in Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Eagles team B lost 2-3 to the 2018 Europa League Cup winners on Tuesday.
Dalung, represented by Esther Aluko, a ministry official, expressed the optimism at a seminar organised by the Sun Newspaper with theme: “Super Eagles May Excel in Russia and Beyond” at Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt.
The NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, made the disclosure in Port Harcourt on Tuesday at a seminar jointly organised by The Sun Newspapers and the Rivers Government.
In the 32nd minute, Nwakali produced a moment to relish for a long period as the youngster beat an Atletico player before unleashing a long-range curler past Oblak to hand his side a deserved lead
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Europa League champions will go play against Nigeria’s Super Eagles in the maiden GOtv MAX Cup on Tuesday evening at the Nest of Champions Stadium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
The friendly match, tagged: “GOtv MAX Cup’’, sponsored by Multichoice Nigeria, will be played at the Nest of Champions Stadium, Uyo on Tuesday evening.
Atletico have been linked with a move for their former striker in recent weeks, with Antoine Griezmann set to depart in the summer