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BREAKING: Eguavoen steps down as Super Eagles coach after AFCON 2021 exit

Augustine Eguavoen has stepped down as the interim coach of the Nigeria national team. This follows the Super Eagles’ 1-0 defeat to Tunisia in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations round of 16 clash on Sunday. Eguavoen had led the three-time champions to three straight wins against Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau. However, they fell short against a Covid-stricken Tunisian team in the knockout stages. “What happens next is that I’m […]

todayJanuary 24, 2022 3

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AFCON 2021: Eguavoen Reavels How Super Eagles Will Approach His Match Against Tunisia

Augustine Eguavoen, the interim coach of Super Eagles, has said that as his team go into the match against Tunisia, they will approach the match the same way they did against Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON. The Super Eagles defeated Egypt 1-0, Sudan 3-1 and Guinea-Bissau 2-0 in the concluded group stages on Thursday. The Super Eagles topped the group stage (Group D), […]

todayJanuary 21, 2022 3

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Super Eagles Coach Reveals Strategy To Win Guinea-Bissau

Austin Eguavoen, the Super Eagles interim coach, has revealed that his team has not been "clinical enough" at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON in Cameroon. The coach also stated that he would make changes to the starting line-up that won Egypt and Sudan in their final Group D encounter against Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday. The Super Eagles of Nigeria scored three goals and conceded one but former Eagles captain […]

todayJanuary 17, 2022 14

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BREAKING: NFF Sacks Rohr, Appoints Interim Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday, 12th of December, confirmed rumours as it announced the sacking of the nation’s football team coach, Gernot Rohr. Report gathered revealed that there have been rumours of the German being sacked, a development which was discredited by the NFF. However, the football federation today made it public it has sacked Rohr and appointed Augustine Eguavoen, the current NFF Technical Director, as the Technical […]

todayDecember 12, 2021 5

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Blue Sharks Arrive In Lagos for Eagles match

On Sunday, Blue Sharks team from Cape Verde arrived in Nigeria in advance of their final Group C 2022 Qatar World Cup qualifier on Tuesday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. The Blue Sharks recorded a comeback 2-1 victory over the Central African Republic on Saturday in Mindelo, and are still in the race for a playoff qualification spot. The team arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport at about […]

todayNovember 15, 2021 2

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Super Eagles Striker, Awoniyi ahead of Messi and Ronaldo for Golden Shoe award

Report gathered has it that Super Eagles striker Taiwo Awoniyi is ahead of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the football race for the 2021 Golden Shoe award. Awoniyi, who was left out of the Eagles team for the upcoming Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Liberia and Cape Verde, has scored more goals than Messi and Ronaldo, who have won the Ballon d’Or  11 times. Awoniyi has scored seven league […]

todayNovember 10, 2021 1

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North African referees for Eagles World Cup Qualifiers

Federation of  International Football Association(FIFA)  has chosen North African officials for the Super Eagles 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Liberia and Cape Verde later this month This was made known in a statement by the Communications Department of the Nigeria Football Federation on Thursday. Tunisian referee, Youssef Essrayri, will take charge of the Eagles’ game against the Lone Star at the Grand Stade de Tangier Morocco on September 13, and […]

todayNovember 5, 2021 6

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€60m Ndidi Leicester’s highest player

Nigeria Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, is rated as Leicester City’s Most Valuable Player, according to reputable football statistics website, Transfermarkt. Ndidi had the highest number of successful tackles in the EPL in the 2017/18 and 2018/19 seasons as well as finishing second behind Manchester United’s Aaron Wan-Bissaka in the 2019/20 league season. The 24-year-old is also ranked as the 23rd Most Valuable Player in the English Premier League and 49th […]

todayOctober 19, 2021 9

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6 Eagles Already In Camp As Team Begins Training Today

The Super Eagles camp opened on Monday for the 2022 World Cup qualifying games against the Central African Republic. The Eagles play CAR at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos on Thursday before travelling to Douala, Cameroon for the second leg three days later. A total of 16 players arrived on the first day of camping. CSKA Moscow winger Chidera was the first in camp, arriving Monday morning, while Alanyaspor defender […]

todayOctober 5, 2021 1

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