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Another former England U-20 striker is ready to join the Super Eagles

One of the advantages of FIFA's eligibility rules is that footballers can play for the countries of their ancestors even though they were not born in the country. Another thing about the rule is that a player can play for the country of his birth at the youth levels and still switch to the country of his ancestors when it's time to play for the national team.

  11 months ago ago
Another former England U-20 striker is ready to join the Super Eagles

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Nigeria Will Perform Well At The World Cup If These Five Players Are At Their Best Form

The World Cup is set to be played next year, and as Nigeria is in a favorable position on the qualifying table, they appear to be one of the teams that will be participating in the popular football competition. Image credit: google It is Cup that Nigeria has never won, and all efforts are likely to be used by the Super Eagles to deliver a good impression in front of the whole world.

  11 months ago ago
Nigeria Will Perform Well At The World Cup If These Five Players Are At Their Best Form

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Opinion: Super Eagles Defense Will Be Impregnable With Awaziem-Ekong Partnership

Most pundits would assume that a team that conceded two goals from four matches in the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers had all the necessary central defensive insurance. Yet the truth of the matter for Super Eagles gaffer, Gernot Rohr is that he still has more questions than answers in this department.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Super Eagles Defense Will Be Impregnable With Awaziem-Ekong Partnership

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[Exclusive] How I Convinced Akpoguma And Balogun To Play For Nigeria, Recounts Ex Nigeria Midfielder

There have been several stories of how foreign-born Super Eagles players switched allegiance to Nigeria after representing their countries of birth at youth levels. Credit often goes to Coach Gernot Rohr and scouts the Nigeria Football Federation assigned to do the job, but recent developments revealed most of deals are struck behind the scene.

  11 months ago ago
[Exclusive] How I Convinced Akpoguma And Balogun To Play For Nigeria, Recounts Ex Nigeria Midfielder

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The Premier League striker that Gernot Rohr cannot keep ignoring

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, may have many things he does but to Nigerians, the most important thing is to call up eligible players in form and use them to win games and trophies for Nigeria. Many leagues are in Europe, but the most-watched and one of the best in the world is the English Premier League, and it takes a player of top class to be consistent in this league.

  11 months ago ago
The Premier League striker that Gernot Rohr cannot keep ignoring

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Opinion: Coach Gernot Rohr Has Discovered Talents For The Super Eagles of Nigeria

Coach Gernot Rohr is now one of the longest serving coaches of the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The German tactician has arguably done so much that he has not been sacked since he took over the managerial role in the Super Eagles of Nigeria in 2016. The German tactician has done well for the Nigerian National team because of the following.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Coach Gernot Rohr Has Discovered Talents For The Super Eagles of Nigeria

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Chidera Ejuke; A Super Star In The Making.

The Nigeria Super Eagles completed it's fixtures in the current International break with a double header against, Central Africa Republic, as the quest for a place in the 2022 Qatar World Cup toughens. Central Africa Republic shocked Nigerians as they defied the booker's odds to inflict a shocking defeat on the Nigeria Super Eagles team.

  11 months ago ago
Chidera Ejuke; A Super Star In The Making.

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Gernot Rohr has Super Eagles' back on world stage but debate on style of play rages on

While I am in agreement that Nigeria desperately needed to get back on the world stage whatever it took, I will contend that there is an important difference between two phases: qualification to the World Cup playoffs and reaching the competition proper. First, let me say a few words about Rohr's chosen style of play in recent times.

  11 months ago ago
Gernot Rohr has Super Eagles' back on world stage but debate on style of play rages on

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The candidates who could feature in attacking midfield for Super Eagles

Super Eagles boss Gernot Rohr faces a few big decisions of his own. The Nigeria manager has concerns when it comes to attacking midfielders. Rohr is facing serious concerns: who should come into the squad and who should start in the slot behind the forwards? Below we profile six players who are capable of answering his call.

  11 months ago ago
The candidates who could feature in attacking midfield for Super Eagles

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World Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles Next Game, Date And Opponents

After a disastrous homes result against, Central Africa Republic, the Super Eagles of Nigeria fought out a hard earned victory as they edge over its opponents, Central Africa Republic in Douala, Cameroon.First halve goals from Rangers FC defender, Leon Balogun and Napoli's talisman, Osimhen Victor, was all the Coach Gernot Rohr tutored side needed to reclaim its place in group C and brighten the teams Qatar 2022 World cup pursuit.

  11 months ago ago
World Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles Next Game, Date And Opponents

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Samuel Chukwueze Shines On His Champions League Debut

Samuel Chukwueze scored on his UEFA Champions League debut as Villarreal defeated Young Boys 4-1 to strengthen their chances of advancing to the knockout stage. Chukwueze was introduced in the 90th minute and scored with his first touch of the game. He was also composed on the ball and completed the two dribbles he attempted.

  11 months ago ago
Samuel Chukwueze Shines On His Champions League Debut

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Opinion: Why The Media Is Divided Over Rohr Future And Preference For Amuneke

Super Eagles 1-0 home loss to the Central African Republic re-opened up a new twist in a row that has continued to split the sporting media down the middle. It has been a tale of rows, name-calling, and campaigns of calumny among media moguls and pundits alike as opinion differs over Gernot Rohr's future as Super Eagles gaffer.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Why The Media Is Divided Over Rohr Future And Preference For Amuneke

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Gernot Rohr's Record As Super Eagles Coach

On Sunday, Gernot Rohr managed his 52nd game for the Super Eagles in their 2-0 victory over Central African Republic in Cameroon. Gernot Rohr is currently the longest serving Super Eagles coach having stayed five years on the job. In these 52 games, the German has won 27 games, drawn 11 and lost 14.

  11 months ago ago
Gernot Rohr's Record As Super Eagles Coach

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Five things Gernot Rohr needs to do in Super Eagles next World Cup qualifiers in November

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.

  11 months ago ago
Five things Gernot Rohr needs to do in Super Eagles next World Cup qualifiers in November

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Unpaid Salary: Why Gernot Rohr Should Hold Himself Responsible For The Payment Structure.

The head coach of the Nigerian Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has revealed he is having difficulties to get his salary across to his family in Europe, because he is paid in Naira. As pathetic as this may seem, the German has to hold himself responsible for the payment structure because he knew what he was doing when he agreed to sign the contract.

  11 months ago ago
Unpaid Salary: Why Gernot Rohr Should Hold Himself Responsible For The Payment Structure.

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How Gernot Rohr Made Use Of 3-5-2 Formation To Defeat Central African Republic In Douala

The Super Eagles of Nigeria outplayed the Wild Beasts of the Central African Republic at the Stade Omnisport in Japoma, Douala. The Nigerian football team won by two goals to nil. Leon Balogun scored a lovely goal to put Nigeria ahead in the match, Victor Osimhen brilliantly took the goal-scoring chance presented to him in the opponent's box to ensured the first half finished with two goals in favor of Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
How Gernot Rohr Made Use Of 3-5-2 Formation To Defeat Central African Republic In Douala

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How Gernot Rohr Could Make Use Of Chidera Ejuke As A Playmaker For The Super Eagles Of Nigeria

Gernot Rohr has done a decent job as the coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria. He has brought stability to the team and assemble a squad that has the potential to compete for silverware. The German coach would need to make good use of the players available for selection as Nigeria is set to participate in the forthcoming African Cup of Nations that and also secure qualification for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

  11 months ago ago
How Gernot Rohr Could Make Use Of Chidera Ejuke As A Playmaker For The Super Eagles Of Nigeria

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Checkout 5 Things That Helped The Super Eagles Beat CAR 2-0 In Cameroon

Nigeria defeated CAR 2-0 in a tough match that was played yesterday evening in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. During the clash, super eagles players Leon Balogun and Victor Osimhen scored the two goals for the Super Eagles in an encounter played in Cameroon. With that, let's take a look at 3 things that helped the Super Eagles win their world cup qualifiers clash against CAR.

  11 months ago ago
Checkout 5 Things That Helped The Super Eagles Beat CAR 2-0 In Cameroon

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How we can avert the danger ahead for our teams by doing it right.

Even though goals from Leon Balogun and Victor Osimhen helped the Super Eagles put behind them the shameful defeat to CAR same in Lagos four days earlier, one thing that it helped to bring to the fore is that Super Eagles are not there yet as our work have been cut out.

  11 months ago ago
How we can avert the danger ahead for our teams by doing it right.

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Wenger to meet Rohr, other national team coaches over two-yearly World Cup

Arsène Wenger, FIFA's head of global football development, will meet with Gernot Rohr, the coach of the Super Eagles, and other men's national team coaches this week to discuss reforms to the international calendar beginning in 2024, including the divisive proposal to hold the World Cup every two years.

  11 months ago ago
Wenger to meet Rohr, other national team coaches over two-yearly World Cup