Sir Adebutu, who also sponsors a teenage women’s tournament, delivered the cheque for the amount to Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, at the Agege Stadium, Lagos on Sunday during the men’s final of this year’s AITEO Cup…
The latest ranking was released on Monday
The Minister reasoned that for any meaningful success to be recorded by Nigerian athletes at the world stage in a busy 2018 calendar, headlined by the Commonwealth Games, the FIFA World Cup and the FIBA World Cup for women in Spain, there…
Having accumulated points in the World Cup qualifier against Cameroon and Zambia, Nigeria would retain its place as the fifth best on the continent, while Argentina would be seeded as fifth best team in the world.
Ezenwa, while speaking on his expectations at the competition next June, said he has always wanted to play at the FIFA World Cup.
The 35-year-old, who also played for Manchester City, Sunderland, Norwich City, Fulham, Blackburn Rovers and Preston North End, has been working as an agent for the last 18 months
The England Under-21 ace has so far rebuffed the African nation’s advances, pledging his loyalty to the Three Lions
The 20-year-old is due back with Leicester on Tuesday where he will be assessed as the squad prepares for their Premier League clash with West Brom on October 16.
Photographs show the Zambian fans displaying a banner: “H.E. E.C. LUNGU GOD BLESS YOU,” in the stands at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State in support of “unpopular” Zambian President Edgar Chagwa Lungu.
Nigeria beat Zambia 1-0 on Saturday to become the first African country to qualify for the Mundial.
Nigeria qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup after a 1-0 win over Zambia in Uyo on Saturday with an unassailable six points lead after five matches in Group B.
More than 80,000 supporters at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab erupted into ecstasy when Salah broke the deadlock three minutes past the hour mark as Egypt looked close to realizing a long-held dream, having made the last of their two World Cup…
The governor in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Alhaji Abdulwahab Oba, on Sunday in Ilorin, said the Super Eagles' qualification has once more demonstrated the nation's strength in football, which made Nigeria the first…
Tunisia also stand on the brink of a place as they maintained their three-point lead at the top of their group with one match left to play
Pinnick, also a member of the Executive Committee of the Confederation of African Football, was thrown up in the air by Super Eagles’ players as the spontaneous celebrations at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium became elaborate
Adebutu was full of praises for the Super Eagles for their determination, professionalism and commitment throughout the qualifying campaign, which saw them overrun the so-called Group of Death with a game to spare
Iwobi, a second substitute ended Zambia's with a low strike in the 73rd minute of the tie at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
The coach, who congratulated the Super Eagles of Nigeria on their qualification for the World Cup, said he was happy with his team
The partnership, which will last for three years, will make TGI Group’s products such as Big Bull Rice, Chivita, Hollandia Yoghurt and Renew Starch, the official food of the Super Eagles.
Onigbinde said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on the Super Eagles 1-0 defeat of Zambia’s Chipolopolo in a Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo