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November 18, 2017 7:47 AM CHAN 2018 draw: Nigeria faces Libya, Rwanda, Equatorial Guinea [Full Draw]

The draw for the 2018 African Nations Championship was done yesterday in Morocco. Nigeria was drawn in Group C alongside Libya, Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea. In 2014, Libya won the championship beating Ghana in the final, while last edition was hosted by Rwanda in 2016. Matches will be played in the city of Tangier, Morocco after the draw was held on Friday 17

November 17, 2017 8:11 PM Manchester United v Newcastle: Ibrahimovic, Pogba returns

Ibrahimovic, Paul Pogba and Marcos Rojo have all returned from injury and were included in Manchester United’s squad for clash with Newcastle. Jose Mourinho disclosed this on Friday when he addressed his press conference ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash with Newcastle. Ibrahimovic and Rojo have been sidelined since April after suffering knee ligament 23

November 17, 2017 10:10 AM 2018 World Cup: England avoiding Nigeria

England are hoping they are not drawn in the same group with the Super Eagles of Nigeria in the 2018 World in Russia. According to The Sun, UK, the Three Lions want to avoid playing Nigeria in the group stage of the World Cup and will want to face amongst the teams in Pot 4, which also contains Serbia, Australia, Japan, Morocco, Panama, Korea and Saudi 25

November 14, 2017 10:24 AM England vs Brazil: Southgate speaks about Neymar’s worth

England head coach, Gareth Southgate has said that the world’s most expensive footballer, Neymar is the “one” player on the planet worth £200m. Southgate also warned his players of the threat posed by the forward ahead of their game against Brazil at Wembley Tuesday night. The England boss also said that his team have draft out plans to stop the Paris 28

November 13, 2017 2:16 PM La Liga: Real Madrid missing Pepe’s experience – Nacho

Real Madrid defender, Nacho Fernandez has said the club is missing the experience of former defender, Pepe. Nacho insisted that he has learnt so much from Pepe, who joined Turkish champions Besiktas on a free transfer this summer. “I learnt so much from Pepe and we miss his experience,” Nacho told Cadena Ser. “My honest opinion is we do not need to sign another 28

November 10, 2017 11:06 AM Algeria vs Nigeria: Rohr, Mikel speak ahead of World Cup tie

Captain of the Super Eagles John Mikel Obi has stated that the team is focused on finishing the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign without a defeat. Nigeria has recorded four wins and one draw in the five games and has clinched the sole ticket in Group B at the expense of Zambia, Cameroon and Algeria. Mikel said that his teammates won’t be complacent 30

November 9, 2017 4:26 PM Algeria vs Nigeria: Troost-Ekong speaks on his partnership with Balogun in Super Eagles’ defence

Super Eagles Turkey based defender, William Troost-Ekong has spoken on the much talked about “Oyibo Wall” central defence partnership with Leon Balogun in the heart of Nigeria’s defence. Ekong played down the combination, adding that he can as well work with any other player at the heart of the Super Eagles defence. The defender told NFF website that, although 21

November 9, 2017 11:29 AM Nigeria vs Zambia: What I did after scoring for Super Eagles – Alex Iwobi

Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi has revealed that he “almost cried” after scoring Nigeria’s winner against Zambia in 2018 World Cup qualifying game against Zambia on October 7. The 21-year-old scored the only goal against the Chipolopolo that sent the Super Eagles to Russia 2018 in Uyo. The Super Eagles needed a victory in the crunchy encounter to book their 41

November 7, 2017 11:09 AM Algeria vs Nigeria: Full update of players in camp [See list]

Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi and Turkey-based Kenneth Omeruo are the latest to join the Super Eagles camp in Rabat Morocco as Gernot Rohr’s men prepare to face Algeria in the inconsequential World Cup qualifier in Algiers on Friday. Captain John Mikel Obi and young Deportivo La Coruna goalkeeper Francis Uzoho as well as Chippa United custodian Daniel Akpeyi 38

November 6, 2017 5:56 AM Chelsea vs Manchester United: Mourinho reacts to Conte’s handshake snub

Jose Mourinho said he wouldn’t have chased Antonio Conte to the middle of the pitch where he was celebrating with his Chelsea players to have a handshake with him. Conte ran off to the pitch immediately after the final blast instead of greeting his counterpart on the losing side after the 1-0 win against Manchester United on Sunday. Mourinho reacted 20