The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Nigerian side, in spite of their superiority in experience, failed to translate that into dominance.
Pinnick said this at the Asaba International Airport, where Delta’s Governor Ifeanyi Okowa received the Super Eagles on arrival from their 2019 AFCON Qualifier in Johannesburg against South Africa.
The Super Eagles were held to a 1-1 draw in their last Group E encounter with South Africa at the FNB Stadium in that country on Saturday.
The North Africans are now with seven points from five matches and lie third in the group behind leaders Nigeria who have 10 points and South Africa who have nine points.
A weekend of South African diet continues on Sunday as eight-time champions and Cup holders, Super Falcons, clash with the Banyana Banyana of South Africa in the opening match of Group B of the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations.
Bafana Bafana left-back Sifiso Hlanti says as players they are not daunted by facing in-form continental giants Nigeria because representing the national team always comes with pressure.
The Nigerian Football Federation on Friday dismissed reports of an alleged denial of visas to some Super Eagles players by the South African Embassy in Turkey.
The Super Eagles are scheduled to play the second leg of Group E top-of-the-table clash with South Africa at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.
Maikaba told the News Agency of Nigeria that the players had what was required to outclass South Africa on November 17 in Johannesburg.
Gigaba resigned as minister on Tuesday in a case involving efforts to set up an immigration facility for wealthy VIPs at an airport.
Stand-in Captain Ahmed Musa and 21 other players trained at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Tuesday evening as the Super Eagles stepped into gear for Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battle against the Bafana Bafana of…
Gigaba has recently been in the centre of the scandal around a leaked video in which he was captured during a sexual act.
Lulu-Abdullahi told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that with the new crop of players, victory was sure, but charged them to play as a team.
The Falcons have now spent six days at the world-renowned football facility, Sol Beni Sports Centre (owned by ASEC Mimosas Football Club) in Abidjan, following a three-week preparatory programme at the Jubilee Chalets and Resort in Epe,…
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