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Crown FC Player Collapses, Dies During Friendly Match
Crown FC Player Collapses, Dies During F...

Crown FC Player Collapses, Dies During Friendly Match

Crown Football Club of Ogbomoso, Oyo State player, Usman Yusuf died during a friendly match in Abeokuta, Ogun Sate after collapsing on the pitch. Reports say Yusuf lined up for Geteway United FC during the first half against Sliema Wanderers. The death of the player who was claimed to be on trial... read more »

Super Eagles Depart for Freetown Today
Super Eagles Depart for Freetown Today

Super Eagles Depart for Freetown Today

The Super Eagles squad and their officials will travel to Freetown, Sierra Leonean capital today (Monday) aboard a chartered flight for the Tuesday’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Leone Stars. The Eagles who played out a 4-4 draw on match day three against the Leone Stars at... read more »

Osimhen Ruled out of Nigeria Vs Sierra Leone Encounter
Osimhen Ruled out of Nigeria Vs Sierra L...

Osimhen Ruled out of Nigeria Vs Sierra Leone Encounter

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has revealed that Napoli forward Victor Osimhen will miss the second leg encounter of their 2022 AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone on Tuesday. Rohr also stated how Leon Balogun and Samuel Chukwueze are recovering well and should make the trip to... read more »

AFCON Qualifier: “We Will Work to Put Things Right” – Iwobi Begs Nigerians After Disappointing Draw
AFCON Qualifier: “We Will Work to Put Th...

AFCON Qualifier: “We Will Work to Put Things Right” – Iwobi Begs Nigerians ...

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi has expressed disappointment over the team’s display in their African cup of Nations qualifiers match against Sierra Leone on Friday in Benin City. The team threw away a four-goal lead to allow their opponents draw the match 4-4 on home soil. Although the Everton... read more »

Eberechi Leaves Door Open for Eagles Invitation
Eberechi Leaves Door Open for Eagles Inv...

Eberechi Leaves Door Open for Eagles Invitation

Crystal Palace of England midfielder, Eberechi Eze has expressed willingness to play for the Super Eagles of Nigeria despite being invited to the England U21 team. The midfielder remains eligible to play for Nigeria’s national side, haven trained with the African heavyweights in the past though... read more »

We Won’t Underrate Leone Stars – Rohr

We Won’t Underrate Leone Stars – Rohr

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has promised that the Leone Stars will not be underrated when both clash in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin... read more »

We Need To Be Tough - Etebo

We Need To Be Tough – Etebo

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has stressed that they must be mentally and physically ready for the Friday 2021AFCON qualifying game with the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone slated... read more »

16 Eagles Train Ahead of AFCON Qualifier, Osimhen Absent

16 Eagles Train Ahead of AFCON Qualifier, Osimhen Absent

Ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Sierra Leone in Benin City on Friday, the Super Eagles had their first leg of training session on Tuesday. 16 out of the 23... read more »

Confusion in Eagles Camp As Akpeyi and Ezenwa Hit Eagles Camp

Confusion in Eagles Camp As Akpeyi and Ezenwa Hit Eagles Camp

There is a mild confusion in the Super Eagles camp in Benin city following the arrival of goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi who was earlier reported to be having Visa issues into the country. The... read more »

Joe Scores Twice as Rangers Wallop Hamilton 8-0

Joe Scores Twice as Rangers Wallop Hamilton 8-0

Scottish side Rangers on Sunday restored their nine-point lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership with a ruthless 8-0 victory over Hamilton at Ibrox. The pressure was on Steven Gerrard’s league... read more »