The Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed receiving part of the money approved by the Federal Government for participation of some National Teams in international competitions, including the Super Eagles’ participation at the ongoing 32nd Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
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Angola salvaged a surprise but deserved 1-1 draw against an uninspired Tunisia in their Africa Cup of Nations opener on Monday.
Jonathan Kodjia struck the only goal as Ivory Coast defeated South Africa 1-0 in the steamy Cairo heat on Monday in a meeting of former Africa Cup of Nations champions.
Emmanuel Okala, former Green Eagles Goalkeeper, on Monday urged the Super Eagles to work harder in their remaining group phase matches at the ongoing 32nd Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, especially against Guinea.
Members of the Super Eagles have resumed training ahead of their second group game against Guinea on Wednesday at the ongoing AFCON 2019 in Egypt.
Ighalo, who came in as a substitute for Paul Onuachu in the 73rd minute, netted the decisive strike four minutes later.
Senegal made light of the absence of suspended forward Sadio Mane to dispatch Tanzania with a convincing 2-0 win in their opening Africa Cup of Nations match on Sunday.
Godwin Izilein, a former coach of the Golden Eaglets, on Saturday said Super Eagles’ victory over Burundi would boost their confidence ahead of their next match.
President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the Super Eagles to play every match for the honour of their motherland as they file out in their first match against Burundi in the African Cup of Nations holding in Egypt.
Africa’s biggest sports broadcaster, SuperSport, has unveiled a host of big names to provide expert analyses of the tournament to ensure that the 2019 African Cup of Nation is more than a mere spectacle of soccer action.
Zimbabwe players are threatening to boycott the opening game of the Africa Cup of Nations against hosts Egypt because they claim they have not been paid.
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Former African champions, the Super Eagles, have departed their training camp in Ismailia for Alexandria ahead of the much-awaited 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Tanzania head coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, has unveiled his final 23-man squad for the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations coming up in Egypt.
Burundi coach, Olivier Niyungeko, has announced his final team list for the African Cup of Nations finals, scheduled to kick off in Egypt on June 21.
Victor Baribote, former Vice-President of Nigeria Football Federation, says the country is in high expectations from the Gernort Rohr’s 23-man Super Eagles squad, ahead of the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations scheduled for June 21 to July 19 in Egypt.
Zimbabwe has named her 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations finals, which is set to kick off on June 21.
With only a few days to the commencement of the biennial tournament in Egypt, FIFA was said to have issued an ultimatum to all stakeholders in Mali ahead of their general meeting scheduled for June 15.
Football fans in Ilorin have commended the Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr, over his decision to drop Kelechi Iheanacho from his final 23-man squad to represent Nigeria in Egypt.
The broadcast of the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations starting on June 21 will be given a light-hearted flair by the Nigerian Television Authority and its Official Marketing Agency, HotSports Media Group.