AFCON 2022 Draw: Super Eagles may face Ghana, Egypt in Group stage

Nigeria Lineup vs Sierra Leone, Team News and Head to Head

AFCON 2022 draw – Super Eagles of Nigeria may likely face Ghana or Egypt in the Group stage as they will be in Pot 1 in the next years African cup of Nation hosted by Cameroon. Super Eagles yet to know their opponents in the group after the initial AFCON draw was postponed due to covid-19 related issues. Checkout AFCON 2022 draw Plots According to report all the teams in Pot 1 are the top five soccer nation in Africa according to latest CAF and FIFA ranking ahead of the…

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18 Players Arrived in Super Eagles Camp For AFCON Qualifiers

18 Players Arrived in Super Eagles Camp For AFCON Qualifiers

18 Super Eagles players have arrived in Camp ahead of AFCON Qualifiers game against Benin and Lesotho on March 27/30th. Nigeria Super Eagles will travel away to Port Novo on Saturday, March 27th to take on Benin in their AFCON qualifier match campaign and welcome Lesotho at Teslim Balogun in Lagos on Tuesday, 30th of March 2021. The list of Super Eagles players that have arrived in Camp as Gernot Rohr call up Ahmed Musa in his squad for AFCON qualifier. Update! 18 players now in camp. Musa, Troost-Ekong, Aina,…

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Former Nigerian coach ‘Jogobonito exponent’, Joe Erico dies at 72

Former Nigerian coach ‘Jogobonito exponent’, Joe Erico dies at 72

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer and assistant coach, Jogobonito exponent’, Joe Erico is dead, dies at age 72 on Tuesday morning in Lagos   Erico, nicknamed ‘Jogobonito exponent’, passed away on Tuesday morning in Lagos surrounded by his family, after a brief illness. Confirming this development, a close family member Tomiwa Aghedo, said the country’s coaching icon had died after complaining of stomach ache. “I feel sad informing you that coach Joe Erico passed on this morning [Tuesday],” Aghedo told Goal. “He complained of stomach ache yesterday and he was…

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Victor Osimhen miss out of Sierra Leone vs Nigeria AFCON qualifier in Freetown

Victor Osimhen miss out of Sierra Leone vs Nigeria AFCON qualifier in Freetown

Napoli and Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen miss out of Sierra Leone vs Nigeria Tuesday’s Africa Cup of Nations return leg qualifier in Freetown after he dislocated his shoulder in the first game, according to Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr. Osimhen scored one of the goals in a dramatic 4-4 draw with Sierra Leone, who recovered from four goals down in Benin City on Friday, but was later substituted after hurting his shoulder. He has since been discharged from hospital, but Rohr said he will not be available for the rematch…

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Nigeria Lineup vs Sierra Leone, Team News and Head to Head

Nigeria Lineup vs Sierra Leone, Team News and Head to Head

Thescoreng will take you through on how Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will lineup against Sierra Leone at Benin City, also team news and head to head will be looking into as Nigeria goes into this Africa Cup of Nations 2022 qualifier fixture on Friday, November 13. Gernot Rohr has already released his 23-man squad that will face Sierra Leone in Africa Cup of Nations qualification both home and away. Super Eagles players that are expected to make Gernot Rohr’s starting XI lineup – Maduka, Troost-Ekong, Zaidu Sanusi, Leon Balogun,…

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Super Eagles begin training ahead of AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone

Super Eagles begin training ahead of AFCON qualifier against Sierra Lone

Super Eagles have begin training ahead of Africa Cup of Nations qualifying games against Sierra Leone on Friday and the return leg on Tuesday. Nigeria’s AFCON 2022 qualifier fixture, Gernot Rohr’s side are expected to prepared for November’s double-header Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone. Super Eagles coach, Rohr has invited players as 16 of his men currently in camp for their first training session since defeating Lesotho 4-2 in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Maseru’s Setsoto Stadium on November 17, 2019. Africa Cup of Nations…

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Onazi reveals how TB Joshua help his football career

Onazi reveals how TB Joshua help his football career

Super Eagles midfielder Eddy Ogenyi Onazi revealed that the General Overseer of Synagogue Church of all Nations, Prophet TB Joshua played a crucial role in his successful football career. Onazi made this known while speaking with Brila FM on their live Instagram interview session a few days ago. The former Lazio midfielder said it was the man of God who helped him and his friend Sani Emmanuel secured their place in the Nigeria 2009 FIFA World Cup U-17 squad after they were initially dropped from the squad. The 27-year-old midfielder…

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Yaya Toure Reveals Why Super Eagles Team Will Rule The World

Yaya Toure Reveals Why Super Eagles Team Will Rule The World

Former Manchester City midfield, Yaya Toure, has predicted that the current Super Eagles squad can make Nigeria rule Africa again in the future. The Ivory Coast legend believes the emergence of new talents like Nantes’ Simon Moses, Lille’s Victor Osimhen and Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi, will help Gernot Rohr’s men retain their place among the best countries in Africa. “Nigeria has some interesting players coming through, like Moses Simon, Victor Osimhen, Wilfred Ndidi, and many more. “They have always been a force in Africa and the talents coming through will…

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Victor Osimhen agrees five years deal with Napoli

Victor Osimhen agrees five years deal with Napoli

Lille and Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has agreed a five year contract deal with Serie A giants Napoli after getting assurances that he will get regular playing time. The 21-year-old has emerged as a target for the Serie A side after scoring 18 goals in his first season in France with Lille following his move form Charleroi in the summer. Napoli assured him that they will be offloading their main striker Arkadiusz Milik in order to pave the way for Osimhen to be arrow head of their attack next…

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Super Eagles Coach Reveals His Dream About 2021 AFCON Game

Super Eagles Coach Reveals His Dream About 2021 AFCON Game

Nigeria’s senior national team head coach, Gernot Rohr says the Super Eagles need to stay humble and qualify for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations first before dreaming about lifting the trophy for the fourth time. Rohr told Channels Television in an interview monitored Monday why he accepted a cut in his salary as he strives to become the longest serving Eagles coach. Covid19 has posted a lot of things in our world of sports. When football comes back, do you think it will ever be the same again? Rohr: Football is…

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