Simon, who spoke after the team’s training session Friday, said that the team had put their past victories behind and are now looking forward to the battle against Tunisia.
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Iwobi is expected play a key role for his nation as they aim to win the tournament for a fourth time and former Everton defender Yobo saluted the forward’s quality, work-ethic and versatility.
Following a virtual meeting of the NFF Executive Committee on Sunday, it was decided that Eguavoen will work with Salisu Yusuf
This will be hosted by famous sports presenter, Mozez Praiz.
The erstwhile VfL Wolfsburg of Germany striker made this call during a phone-in programme on Monday.
This was revealed in a statement on the website of the continental football governing body on Wednesday.
Bosso made the assertion against the backdrop of raging criticism trailing the Nigeria Football Federation’s recent appointment of Yobo as replacement for Imama Amapakabo, an assistant coach of the Super Eagles
He played a total of 100 matches for Nigeria at senior level
Joseph Yobo admits that he regrets that his Nigerian compatriot Henry Onyekuru was never given the chance to shine at Goodison Park after the striker completed his transfer to Monaco.
Ex-Internationals, Joseph Yobo and Austin Jay-Jay Okocha, have hailed the decision of the Video Assistant Referee which awarded a “contentious goal” to South Africa in the quarter-final game against Nigeria.
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.
Former captain Joseph Yobo believes Nigeria have the squad depth to cope with their much anticipated return to the Africa Cup of Nations.
Former Super Eagles Captain, Joseph Yobo, on Wednesday said he had tipped in-form CD Leganes FC player, Kenneth Omeruo, to step into his shoes as a regular centre-back.
Former Super Eagles’ captain, Joseph Yobo, has expressed his readiness to join partisan politics in the country.
African Cup of Nations 2013 winning skipper, Joseph Yobo, has offered to convince Victor Moses to stage a return to the Super Eagles ahead of the AFCON 2019 in Cameroon.
The ambassador made this known in Abuja on Wednesday as he played host to former Super Eagles and Everton Captain, Joseph Yobo, who is set to launch a sports academy in Lagos this year.
With that, Mikel remains the fifth most capped Nigerian international.
The former captain was guest to the Governor on Wednesday, where they discussed youths and sports development in Lagos State and in Nigeria.
Claudio Caniggia’s brace – he scored the first after a clever free-kick between Diego Maradona and Gabriel Batistuta, and added a superb second – seized the South Americans a 2-1 win at USA 1994.
Yobo told the News Agency of Nigeria in an interview in Lagos on Thursday that the team should not be intimidated by others in their group — Croatia, Argentina and Iceland.