Nigeria failed to make three wins in a row in the World cup qualifiers as they fell to a 1-0 home defeat against the Central African Republic at Teslim Balogun Stadium on Thursday evening. An 89th-minute strike from Karl Namnganda gave Les Fauves the win over the star-studded Super Eagles of Nigeria.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will be hoping to put their shocking 1-0 defeat behind them when they face the Central African Republic again later tonight. Image via Getty Images The game promises to be an exciting one as Nigeria will be going all out to secure the win while the Central African Republic Boys will also be doing all they can to prevent a home loss.
Cyprus Division 1 League Champions Omonia Nikosia football club have confirmed the signing of Super Eagles of Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho, on a three years deal from League rival APOEL Nicosia FC on transfer deadline day. The former Deportivo La Coruna football club of Spain goalkeeper had a remarkable 2020/2021 season with APOEL Nicosia football club, and he was able to guide them to the top 10 of the league table.
Super Eagles of Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has been named among four shot stoppers who made great saves in the UEFA Europa Conference League, following his outstanding performance for Omonia Nikosia FC against FC Basel on Thursday night. The former Deportivo La Coruna goalkeeper was signed by Omonia Nikosia FC from APOEL Nicosia FC on a free transfer this summer transfer window, and he was able to make his debut against the Switzerland club on Thursday.
Gernot Rohr is expected to select Nigeria's strongest available squad for next month's qualifiers against Central African Republic (CAR), even though they are facing a lowly rated side. The German is aware that first place in the group is not settled, with Liberia hopeful of clinching the play-off place ahead of Nigeria.
Super Eagles of Nigeria shot stopper, Francis Uzoho has today revealed that he has rejoined Cypriot Club Omonia Nicosia on a three-year contract as posted via his verified Instagram handle. The 22 years old goalkeeper linked up with Omonia Nicosia after he parted ways with fellow Cypriot Club, Apoel Nicosia where he plied his trade in the last season.
On Thursday, October 7th Nigeria's senior men's football national team known as the Super Eagles will take on the Central African Republic in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier. The Super Eagles will face off against the Central African Republic at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos State.
Nigerians are still excited that the Super Eagles defeated Central Africa Republic national team 2-0 in FIFA World Cup qualifier return leg in Cameroon on Sunday afternoon to return back to winning way. The three times Africa Cup of Nations Champions were defeated 1-0 by the same opponent at Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere area of Lagos State last week Thursday in the first leg, but they were able to fight back in the return leg to get the maximum three points.
Central Africa Republic national team defeated the Super Eagles of Nigeria 1-0 at Teslim Balogun Stadium on Thursday evening in the FIFA World Cup qualifier. Coach Gernot Rohr started his best eleven against their visiting team, and they tried all the best they could to find the back of the net, but all their efforts were not successful in the game.
1. Francis Uzoho. The 22 year old is one of the best young goalkeepers in the Super Eagles set up. He plays for AC Omonia in Cyprus and this season, he's been quite good for his club side hence the call up from Genot Rohr.
Barely three months before the commencement of the 2021 AFCON in Cameroon next January, one department that has been a major cause for worry is the goalkeeping department. While coach Alloy Agu has continued work round the clock to ensure Super Eagles parade some of the best goalkeepers at Africa football fiesta, there is much to be done.
Nigeria players have started well with their respective European clubs since the beginning of the 2021/2022 season, and some of the players who joined new clubs have settled quickly with the teams. Many footballers moved to new clubs in 2021/2022 summer transfer window, and that includes several Nigerian players who have really been doing well for their new teams.
4 Players that Nigeria should not include in their starting lineup against Central African Republic.
The super eagles of Nigeria will face off with the Central African Republic this week as they will be hoping to pick up maximum points from the fixture. Nigeria will be hoping to perform well when they play the match on, but there are some players that should not be included in the starting lineup of the team.
Super Eagles won Central Africa Republic in today's match, they redeemed themselves after they failed to win in their last match. Genort Rohr side came back stronger and went away with all three points. The players played differently in today's match, Here are the two mistakes Genort Rohr avoided as the Super Eagles won today.
The Nigerian Super Eagles were served a rude shock as 'Underdogs', Central Africa Republic defeated the Nigeria National team in one of the Africa World Cup qualifiers series played today at the Telsim Balogun Stadium Lagos, Nigeria. The Super Eagles gaffer, Gernot Rohr, opted for the (4-5-1) formation against the Central Africa Republic team, with Francis Uzoho in goal for the Super Eagles whilst Victor Osimhen led the front line.
The World Cup qualifiers fixture has kicked off as teams are working very hard to qualify for the World Cup tournament. Nigeria would play their World Cup qualifiers round 1 fixture on the 3rd of September. The Super Eagles would lock horns with Liberia as both sides would be hoping for a win to get all 3 points.
On Thursday, Nigeria was defeated 1-0 by the Central African Republic in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying match. With no incisive attempts at goal, the three-time African champions struggled to break down their opponents' defence at Teslim Balogun Stadium, and they were punished in the 90th minute when CAR converted their sole effort on target with Karl Namnganda's strike.
Although the Super Eagles of Nigeria currently has a formidable attack and Midfield, the absence of a robust defence and goalkeepers remain a big threat to the prospects of the German tactician ahead of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers match against Liberia and Cape Verde on 3rd and 7th of this month respectively.
Apoel FC's contract with Francis Uzoho has been canceled. Both parties have split ways, according to the Cypriot First Division club. Apoel FC's contract with Francis Uzoho has been canceled. Both parties have mutually agreed to part ways, according to the Cypriot First Division club.
In preparation to the Qatar 2022 World cup qualifiers, the Super Eagle team has arrived camp in preparation to their match agsinst Liberia and Cape Verde. Among the Super Eagle team that arrived, only twenty players has arrived the training camp ahead of the Qatar World Cup qualifiers against Liberia and Cape Verde.