The past few weeks in Nigeria has recorded some sort of violence, abductions, killings of innocents ones and so on, and this unjust act has made many Nigerians to conclude that our Politicians have failed us.Nigerian International, Daniel Akpeyi has expressed sadness over the state of the nation via his official Twitter account, claiming that Politicians in Nigeria are worst than the devil.
Genort Rohr's foresight of always having standby players whenever he releases the list of players for any match should be commended.The Franco-German has made a seamless change in his roster following the injury setback for one of his original invitees, Samuel Kalu.
Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has given his verdict on who is the first choice goalkeeper among the shot stoppers at his disposal at the moment. Francis Uzoho and Daniel Akpeyi at different times have enjoyed the benefit of being the first choice at major tournaments; Russia 2018 and AFCON 2019 respectively. However, with the rising profile of Maduka Okoye in the Nigeria national team set up, Rohr has now publicly declared the ex- Fortuna Dusseldorf of Germany shot stopper as the Super Eagles number one
Last weekend saw Nigerian players perform before international break.The formation chosen for Team of The Week is a 3-4-3 with Kelechi Iheanacho playing at the right hand side in a front three.
We take a look back at the 2016 Nigeria Olympic Team that won Bronze medal.This deep dive will discuss the team at the tournament and the subsequent paths of the individual players.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will lock horns with the Squirrels of Benin Republic in the 2022 African Cup of Nations qualifiers billed to hold in Port Novo this evening.
In today's article we would be sharing with you Nigerian players who are from Anambra state.The Nigeria national football team represents Nigeria in men's international football.
The incoming year should not necessarily be a new start for the Super Eagles but looking at how 2021 went, Nigerians will expect better performances and results from the Super Eagles. Gernot Rohr is expected to remain in charge and most of the players are expected to remain in the team. However, with some players expected to come into the team, some players should not come back. We take a look at three players that should not come back into the Super Eagles. Daniel Akpeyi Even though goalkeepers last longer
Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer Alloy Agu insists Kaizer Chief goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi is still relevant in the national after being dropped from the team's long lists of matches due to injuries.
A great person is not just one who has made outstanding success in his career but the person who has been able to manage his family well. Your immediate family should not be left in success journey. Some celebrities and public figures usually have a hard time coping with publicity and popularity that comes along with their career. However a few have been able to handle this without much controversy. A good number of our sports men from time to time shows a little about their other side which may not so much
As the super eagles of Nigeria travel to Free town to play the second leg of their fierce encounter with the Leone stars of Sierra Leone, they could rewrite the wrongs they made in their first leg. There are some set of Players that should not play again for Nigeria, especially in that clash if Nigeria must come back home with the maximum three points. These concerns the defensive area the most as we saw a lot of blunders in the first leg of the double-header clash, and there is no doubt in my mind that coach
Since the exit of former Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, there hasnt been a stable shot stopper for the Super Eagles. The former Lille Goalkeeper was a crucial asset to the team and a highly rated one at that, he was very professional while on the pitch with his brilliant display earning him the love and admiration of football lovers in Nigeria. After his exit, Nigeria were lucky to find another Goalie who looked like a befitting replacement for the highly-rated shot stopper but as destiny would have
The Super Eagle head coach and handler Genort Rohr has confessed that for now, he has no first choice Goalkeeper in his team. Source to Brila net, the tactician stated that the Nigerian national team is yet to have a substantive first choice Goalkeeper, Despite the form of the Sparta Rotterdam Keeper maduka okoye. The arrival of Lugano FC Keeper, Sebastian Osuigwe and Daniel Akpeyi has made the position more competition, so the best hand at the particular time will be in gloves or goal. As we followed the carrier
The supers eagles of Nigeria head coach Gernor Rohr have stated that Napoli striker of Italy striker Victor oshimhen is out of tomorrow's must win game in Freetown against Sierra Leone after he dislocated his shoulder. The German coach also said that Samuel chukwueze of Villarreal , Dennis and Leon balogun are also doubts for tomorrow's cracker with Sierra Leone. The super eagles drew 4-4 against Sierra Leone last Friday after having a comfortable 4-0 lead , and Nigerians were not happy with the results and
There is no doubt that all eyes will be on the super eagle of Nigeria today as they are preparing to face their Sierra Leonian opponent side away in Freetown. The Super Eagles who a few days ago ended up in a 4-4 draw at the Ogbemudia Stadium during their encounter with the Sierra Leonian team in the first leg match have received many criticisms from Nigerians and all sports lovers. The game which started well on a good note in the first half in terms of the pass distribution and goal-scoring changed out of
(OPINION) Musa, Osimhen, Okoye Out, Ejuke, Aina, Iheanacho In - Super Eagles Possible Lineup For Sierra Leone
Nigeria will be gunning for an outright win when they take to the pitch for a place at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations tournament to be hosted by Cameroon. Few days after drawing a thrilling 4-4 with the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, Coach Gernot Rohr could be forced to reshuffle his team. German based defender Kevin Akpoguma was assumed to have been played out of position on Friday and will probably lose his starting berth to Fulham defender Ola Aina. Youngest goalie
The Super Eagles of Nigeria would be hoping to get the maximum three points when they travel away to face Sierra Leone in Free town. The encounter between Nigeria and Sierra Leone would be the second consecutive match in the space of five days for both countries. The Super Eagles of Nigeria blew a four goal lead in Benin as Sierra Leone completed a miraculous comeback to secure a point against Nigeria. If the Nigeria Head coach Gernot Rohr doesn't use these formations today, Nigeria might lose against Sierra
Gernot Rohr has released the names of the players invited to prosecute the AFCON qualifier matches against Lesotho and the Republic of Benin.The invited goalkeepers are Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoho, John Noble and Maduka Okoye.
Highly criticised Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi has started this season from where he left off last term with performances that single him out as a veteran capable goalkeeper in the South African Premier League. This week, Nigeria’s 2019 Afcon semi-final scapegoat was instrumental in Kaizer Chiefs 1:0 win against Amazulu FC in the league after his emphatic saves prevented the opposition from clawing their way back into the match. The win helps them move up the league table following resent slump. This
Sierra Leone are desperate to get their 2021 AFCON qualification campaign back on track after amassing just two points from their opening three games. John Keister’s side are beaming with extreme confidence after putting up a great fight in the matchday three of the African qualifying series by which they played to a thrilling 4-4 draw against Nigeria. The result sent a warning signal to the Gernot Rohr led Super Eagles even though they are currently sitting in top position in the group with seven points