Two-Goal Heroes Omeruo & Stephen Eze Outshine Iwobi, Iheanacho In Training Game
Published: May 23, 2018
Team A wore orange bibs on top of the green sleeveless tops and had Oghenekaro Etebo, Junior Lokosa, Tyronne Ebuehi, Ola Aina, Kenneth Omeruo and William Troost-Ekong. Team B with just the green sleeveless tops contained : Alex Iwobi, Stephen Eze, Eddy Onazi, Elderson Echiejile, Kelechi Iheanacho and Chidozie Awazie...
Blow-By-Blow Account Of Super Eagles First Training Session On Grass
Published: May 23, 2018
Training started at 1030 hours with thirteen outfield players and the four goalkeepers called up present. The workout was done in the hot sun of 32 degrees Celsius, there were many water breaks due to the hot weather.The training session started with all the seventeen players taking part in the jogging exercise. T...
Super Eagles Still Waiting For The Best; Joel Obi, Idowu, Agu, Uche, Simy & Simon In Camp
Published: May 23, 2018
Twenty-five players named in Nigeria's preliminary squad list for the 2018 World Cup have arrived the national team's get-together in Uyo. The latest invitees to be sighted at the the Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort on Wednesday afternoon are Brian Idowu, Joel Obi, Mikel Agu, Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo, Uche Agbo a...
Breaking: New Brighton Signing Balogun & Ighalo Join Super Eagles In Uyo
Published: May 23, 2018
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that former Watford star Odion Ighalo and Brighton & Hove new signing Leon Balogun are set to participate in the Super Eagles next training session ahead of their friendly with Democratic Republic of Congo. Ighalo and Balogun flew together to Uyo this morning from Lagos and are expec...
Super Eagles First Workout: Individual Training For Ndidi, Ebuehi With Group
Published: May 23, 2018
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that the Super Eagles players are currently having their first training session at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo. Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi, who has not played competitively since April 28th due to a hamstring injury, jogged with the rest of his teamma...
Official: Nigeria World Cup Star Not Re-Engaged By Notts County
Published: May 23, 2018
Through a statement made on the club's official website, EFL League Two side Notts County has confirmed the release of former Super Eagles striker, Shola Ameobi.Ameobi, 36, who spent a larger bulk of his early playing days with Premier League club, Newcastle joined the Meadow Lane outfit in 2017 and scored 10 goals in ...
Super Eagles GKs All Present & Correct: Rohr & Enrico To Observe Players Wednesday Morning
Published: May 23, 2018
All the four Super Eagles goalkeepers invited for the World Cup training camp have reported for international duty, allnigeriasoccer.com can confirm. Plateau United's Dele Ajiboye, Chippa United star Daniel Akpeyi and the teenage Deportivo de La Coruña goalkeeper Francis Uzoho were sighted at the Super Eagles camp,...
Usman Mohammed Sends Twitter Into Meltdown With Breathtaking Goal
Published: May 23, 2018
Super Eagles midfielder Usman Mohammed stole the show at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo on Tuesday evening, with the second goal for his team, and was lauded despite Nigeria's 3-2 loss to Atletico Madrid in the GOTV MaxCup.  The Rio Olympics star who plies his trade with Sarpsborg 08 in Norway took on the Rojibal...
Manchester United's Argentina First-Choice GK Ruled Out Of World Cup With Knee Injury
Published: May 22, 2018
Manchester United's Argentina international goalkeeper Sergio Romero will not be in goal when the two-time world champions face Nigeria at the Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg on June 26. The Argentine Football Association has confirmed that Romero injured his right knee and will not be one of the 23 players goi...
Five Things We Learned From Super Eagles Gallant Loss To Atletico Madrid
Published: May 22, 2018
A Super Eagles side largely dominated by home-based players, and supplemented by some European based stars on Tuesday evening at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium Uyo gallantly lost 2-3 to Spanish giants and Europa League winners Atletico Madrid in the maiden edition of the Gotv Max Cup.Izuchukwu Okosi in this piece present...
Man Of The Moment Kelechi Nwakali Replies: Rohr Will Decide My World Cup Fate
Published: May 22, 2018
Arsenal wonderkid Kelechi Nwakali has commented on his performance on his non-competitive debut for the Super Eagles, saying it's up to manager Gernot Rohr to make a final decision as regards to naming him on the World Cup roster. Rohr is faced with the same predicament as ex-Nigeria coaches Clemens Westerhof and Ad...
Nigeria Fans Are All Saying The Same Thing About Kelechi Nwakali After Dazzling Display Vs Atletico
Published: May 22, 2018
Arsenal midfielder Kelechi Nwakali's outstanding display in the 3-2 loss to Atlético de Madrid in a friendly on Tuesday evening got Super Eagles fans talking. Apart from netting a very beautiful opening goal from outside the box, the former Flying Eagles skipper's dazzling skills were put on display in Uyo and Atl...
Nigeria 2 Atlético Madrid 3: Kelechi Nwakali Nets Screamer On Non-Competitive Debut
Published: May 22, 2018
Kelechi Nwakali and Usman Mohammed were on target as the Super Eagles B team lost 3-2 to Atletico Madrid in an international friendly match at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium on Tuesday. Eagles striker Samad Kadiri forced Atletico keeper Jan Oblak to a great save as early as three minutes when he beat his marker.The Spani...
Super Eagles Striker Departs AC Milan After Eleven Years
Published: May 22, 2018
Out-of-favour Nigeria international Nnamdi Oduamadi has officially cut ties with Italian Serie A giants, AC Milan after eleven years with the Rossoneri.Oduamadi, 27, joined the Italian giants in 2008 before signing a first professional contract with the club the following year but has mostly had to make do with loan sp...
Super Eagles Captain Mikel: We Believe We Can Win World Cup, England Good Test
Published: May 22, 2018
In a question and answer session on his official Twitter account, former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel shared his thoughts on the possibility of Nigeria becoming the first African country to win the World Cup in Russia and also commented on the upcoming friendly against England on June 2. Mikel stressed that the...