Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «super eagles»

March 23, 2018 7:00 AM Poland vs Nigeria: All you need to know, Super Eagles’ probable starting XI, TV schedule

Nigeria will continue their preparation for this year’s World Cup in Russia, with a friendly match against Poland this Friday. The game will be played at Municipal Stadium Wroclaw, which is the third largest stadium in Poland and has a capacity of approximately 42,000. Fans, who want to watch the friendly match between Nigeria and Poland later this month 14

March 22, 2018 6:50 AM 2018 World Cup: Rohr identifies Super Eagles’ major problem

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has identified goalkeeping as the biggest problem with his Super Eagles team. The Franco-German said getting a replacement for Carl Ikeme who was diagnosed with Leukaemia, has been a major issue. He said his goalkeeping problem persists ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Rohr also said his captain John Obi Mikel will have to undergo 18

March 21, 2018 6:41 PM Fortuna Sittard reveal why Oliseh cannot return as manager

Second division Dutch club, Fortuna Sittard, have expressed satisfaction that they have cleared the allegation of engaging in illegal activities levelled against the club by their former manager, Sunday Oliseh. Oliseh, who has previously handled the Super Eagles, was suspended by Fortuna Sittard last month. The club claimed at that time that he was suspended 17

March 21, 2018 3:36 PM Fans To Pay Up To N22k To Watch Poland Vs Super Eagles Friendly

Football fans expected to be at the the Municipal Stadium in Wroclaw on Friday to watch the Super Eagles take on Poland will pay between $55 (about N19,800) and $63 (N22,680) for the tickets. Other ticket prices for the game go for $56 (about N20,160), $57 (N20,520) and $58 (20,880) respectively according to The game is Nigeria’s first in 2018 ahead 17

March 20, 2018 6:33 AM Poland vs Nigeria: Iwobi, Aina, Ekong, others hit Eagles’ camp

Super Eagles stars, Troost Ekong, Alex Iwobi, Ola Aina, have arrived the Wroclaw camp of the team ahead of the international friendly against Poland on Friday. Other players who made the camp on Monday were Leon Balogun, Brian Idowu as revealed by the official Twitter account of the team. The tweet said, “Our camp ahead of Friday’s pre World Cup friendly 19

March 19, 2018 3:42 PM Ogu Delighted With Winning Goal For Hapoel In Play-off Victory Over Bnei Yehuda

Super Eagles midfielder John Ogu has expressed his excitement after scoring his side Hapoel Beer Sheva’s 1-0 win against Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv in their first game of the Israeli Championship play-off on Sunday. Hapoel Beer Sheva got their play-off campaign off to a winning start with the slim win thanks to Ogu’s 31st minute goal. In response to the outcome 25

March 19, 2018 12:55 PM Joel Obi Is Fit To Play For Super Eagles- Salisu Yusuf

Yusuf told the News Agency of Nigeria that the Italy-based striker has had been very impressive this season for his club. He described Obi as a utility player whose experience was highly in need in the Super Eagles. “Joel Obi is a very good player right from the beginning, and he was outstanding the few times he played for the Super Eagles. “He did very well, both in Inter 16

March 19, 2018 7:07 AM Super Eagles open camp Monday ahead of friendlies against Poland, Serbia [See Details]

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced that the Super Eagles camp will open in the Polish city of Wroclaw on Monday, ahead of Friday’s international friendly against Poland. Team Administrator, Dayo Enebi Achor on Sunday, confirmed to the NFF website that the Eagles would be staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Wroclaw. The two 2018 Russia 17

March 17, 2018 8:56 AM 2018 World Cup: Joe Erico, Shorunmu speak on Rohr’s choice of Akpeyi

Former Super Eagles goalkeepers Joe Erico and Ike Shorunmu have backed Eagles coach Gernot Rohr’s choice of Chippa United goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi for the Russia 2018 World Cup despite criticism. “Akpeyi was a bit unfortunate in our only defeat against South Africa. But he is working hard, he is fighting and he has a chance to be part of our World Cup squad 20

March 16, 2018 1:04 PM Abraham Demoted To England U-21s; Lookman, Solanke, Ejaria Get Invitation

The striker who refused Nigeria’s advances for a chance with England seniors, Tammy Abraham, has been demoted to the England Under-21s. Abraham, born to Nigerian parents, chose The English National team last year after Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick met with the Swansea striker and offered him a spot in the World Cup-bound Super 29