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June 22, 2018 5:11 PM Nigeria vs Iceland: Ahmed Musa’s brace keeps Super Eagles’ hopes alive

Ahmed Musa netted a stunning brace, as Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 in their second Group D fixture at the 2018 World Cup. The Leicester City winger was recalled to the starting XI, along with Kelechi Iheanacho and Kenneth Omeruo, as Gernot Rohr reverted to a 3-5-2 formation for the crunch encounter. There were no goals in the first half, as the Super Eagles 18

June 21, 2018 8:53 AM Nigeria v Iceland: Super Eagles starting X1 revealed

Gernot Rohr has made three changes to the starting line-up for Super Eagles next game in the World Cup against Iceland on Friday. The German has decided to drop three players from the squad that lost 2-0 to Croatia on Saturday, Owngoal is reporting. The coach did not, however, make wholesome changes and has kept the core of the team once again on Friday 16

June 20, 2018 7:16 AM World Cup 2018: Emenike hands Rohr Super Eagles starting XI against Iceland

Former Nigerian international, Emmanuel Emenike has advised Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr to play a 3-1-4-2 formation in their second Group D 2018 World Cup game against Iceland at the Volvograd Stadium on Friday. Rohr deployed a 4-3-3 formation in their first match against Croatia on Saturday as the Eagles loss 2-0. Emenike, who called it quits from international 18

June 17, 2018 4:04 PM World Cup 2018: Victor Moses reacts to Super Eagles 2-0 defeat

Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses has reacted to the team’s 2-0 loss to Croatia in 2018 World Cup opening Group D match on Saturday night. The Eagles were downed 2-0 at the Kaliningrad Stadium by Luka Modric led Croats putting their qualification from the group stage in danger. Moses said Gernot Rohr’s men are disappointed with the outcome of the match 28

June 17, 2018 8:56 AM Nigeria vs Croatia: Nigerians react to 2-0 defeat

Nigerians have reacted to Super Eagles’ disappointing loss to Croatia. The team performed below par in their World Cup 2018 opening match on Saturday. Some Nigerians on social media have expressed their opinion about the game plan and result. @Shakesrampedi “After Nigeria losing to Croatia today, I deeply fear that the Super Eagles may exit the tournament 30

June 16, 2018 9:19 PM World Cup: Gallant Eagles crash to Croatia in first outingThe Sun News

An own goal by Oghenekaro Etebo and a spot kick from Luka Modric ended the three-time African Champions hope of taking a point from the tie. Against all expectaions, Brighton of England new signing, Leon Balogun made the starting line up alongside William Troost-Ekong, Bryan Idowu and Abdullahi Shehu in the Super Eagles defence while Gernot Rohr kept fate with young 24

June 14, 2018 6:31 AM 2018 World Cup: Mikel Obi makes case for Ahmed Musa to start against Croatia

Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, has said Ahmed Musa must play an important role in their 2018 World Cup campaign, because of his fine form. Musa returned back to Russian side CSKA Moscow in January, after failing to get enough playing time at Leicester City in the Premier League. Since then, the 24-year-old has hit a purple patch both for club and country 21

June 13, 2018 5:59 AM 2018 World Cup: Victor Moses gives reason Super Eagles will do well in Russia

Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses has provided one reason the team will do well in the World Cup. Moses said that the players were unhappy with their losses to England and Czech Republic in friendly matches before their trip to Russia for the World Cup. He said collectiveness among the Super Eagles will help them achieve success at the World Cup. Moses 25

June 8, 2018 7:33 AM 2018 World Cup: Why Africans are ‘very sad’ – Kanu Nwankwo

Arsenal legend, Nwankwo Kanu, has stated that everyone in Africa is sad over the injury sustained by Liverpool ace, Mohamed Salah which puts his participation in the 2018 World Cup in Russia in doubt. Salah’s participation in the World Cup is a major doubt as a result of the shoulder injury he sustained during Liverpool’s 3-1 loss to Real Madrid in the Champions 23

June 5, 2018 10:42 AM Nigeria vs Czech Republic: Why Iwobi, Moses, Mikel, others missed Eagles’ training ahead of clash

Arsenal star, Alex Iwobi and Chelsea wing-back, Victor Moses were among a sizable number of Super Eagles players that did not participate in full training with the squad during Monday evening’s workout. Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr disclosed during his post-match press conference ahead of Czech clash that Iwobi suffered from cramps in the closing 20