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Eight Nigerian Goalkeepers Who Are Currently Playing In Europe (Photos)

While the likes of Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Daniel Akpeyi and John Noble play for clubs based in Africa, a number of Nigerian goalkeepers play for clubs in Europe, even though they may not be playing for Europe's biggest clubs. Three of these goalkeepers have actually made national team appearances.

  1 year ago ago
Eight Nigerian Goalkeepers Who Are Currently Playing In Europe (Photos)

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Rohr to Drop Super Eagles Captain, Chukwueze and Two Others From Squad

The Nigerian male national team will be back in serious footballing business in the coming weeks as the first FIFA international break will see professional players starring for their various countries.

  1 year ago ago
Rohr to Drop Super Eagles Captain, Chukwueze and Two Others From Squad

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Super Eagles Camp Bubbles As 22 Players Begin Training

Twenty two players have begun training after they arrived the Super Eagles camp for the friendly game against Mexico which will be played in the US. The team is led by former U-20 national team coach, Paul Aigbogun. The players started training on Wednesday morning The players started training under the direction of Paul Aigbogun and other coaches.

  1 year ago ago
Super Eagles Camp Bubbles As 22 Players Begin Training

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5 biggest talking points from Gernot Rohr's latest Nigeria squad

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has named a 31-man squad for the upcoming game against Cameroon, whose national sides tend not to vary too much, has shaken things up a little and introduced a number of new faces to the Nigeria setup this time.Apart from some interesting inclusions, there are also a number of exclusions that will have people talking.

  1 year ago ago
5 biggest talking points from Gernot Rohr's latest Nigeria squad

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You Probably Don't Know That Ikechukwu Ezenwa Has This kind of Adorable Family With Lovely Children

Celebrity life can be fun at times particular when there is so much to tell about the person in question. We usually get excited when we see the glamour displayed by some of our popular figures especially the one we consider as role models. Indeed, living a luxurious lifestyle with your family is what we admire a lot. You can't deny the fact that there is a level of wealth that comes with prominence and popularity and it will obviously be noticeable in our lives. Footballers are known to be very buoyant due

  1 year ago ago
You Probably Don't Know That Ikechukwu Ezenwa Has This kind of Adorable Family With Lovely Children

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OFFICIAL: Super Eagles 23-Man Squad For Nigeria's Friendly Against Mexico

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has announced the Super Eagles 23-man squad that will play the friendly match against Mexico. The Super Eagles 23-man squad list was submitted by Austin Eguavoen, the technical director of the Nigerian Football Federation. All the players in the 23-man Super Eagles squad are home-based players.

  1 year ago ago
OFFICIAL: Super Eagles 23-Man Squad For Nigeria's Friendly Against Mexico

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Opinion: Three Players That Should Not Be Called To The Super Eagles Again From 2021

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

  2 years ago ago
Opinion: Three Players That Should Not Be Called To The Super Eagles Again From 2021

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Gernot Rohr Hints at Dropping Two Super Eagles Goalkeepers For AFCON Qualifiers

Super Eagles gaffer Gernot Rohr is set to unveil the comprehensive list of invited players for the fast approaching 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers this month against Benin Republic and Lesotho respectively.

  1 year ago ago
Gernot Rohr Hints at Dropping Two Super Eagles Goalkeepers For AFCON Qualifiers

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Why Dele Aiyenugba will return to the Super Eagles in March

After dropping in the latest FIFA ranking, Gernot Rohr will hope to get a desirable result against the Benin Republic and Lesotho in the next AFCON qualifier match.

  1 year ago ago
Why Dele Aiyenugba will return to the Super Eagles in March

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Nigeria vs Mexico: Super Eagles Goalkeeper Has A Word Of Caution For Home-Based Players

Captain of the home-based Eagles, Ikechukwu Ezenwa has a word of caution for his teammates as they prepare to make their international debut. (Photo credit: Super Eagles Media) Several new players have been invited for the friendly match against Mexico as coach Austin Eguaveon prepares the team for the July 4 clash in California, USA.

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria vs Mexico: Super Eagles Goalkeeper Has A Word Of Caution For Home-Based Players

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Gernot Rohr explains why he shunned Super Eagles friendly against Mexico

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will not be physically present when Nigeria play Mexico in a friendly match at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on July 3. The Nigeria Football Federation had already released a 25-man list for the friendly that will be played in California, USA, with players already in the Abuja camp of the team.

  1 year ago ago
Gernot Rohr explains why he shunned Super Eagles friendly against Mexico

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Rohr Targets Young Arsenal Goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo Ahead AFCON 2021 Qualifiers

Young Arsenal goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo is among the goalkeepers who could be in the Super Eagles squad for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers game next month.

  1 year ago ago
Rohr Targets Young Arsenal Goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo Ahead AFCON 2021 Qualifiers

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Tottenham Goalkeeper, Joshua Oluwayemi Set To Make His Debut For The Super Eagles Against Mexico

With the latest reports from the Super Eagles camp in the US, Tottenham GK Joshua Oluwayemi has touched down in Los Angeles and is set to make his debut for the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The Tottenham U23 goalkeeper received a late call-up from the Super Eagles camp, following the injury sustained by Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa during training.

  1 year ago ago
Tottenham Goalkeeper, Joshua Oluwayemi Set To Make His Debut For The Super Eagles Against Mexico

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Check out The List Of Players Called up By Rohr For Super Eagles Encounter With Mexico Next Month

Nigerian National team coach Gernot Rohr has released a list of playerd called up for next month friendly match against Mexico. The Super Eagles friendly match against Mexico next month will be played in United States of America. Twenty-two locally based players were called up for this encounter.

  1 year ago ago
Check out The List Of Players Called up By Rohr For Super Eagles Encounter With Mexico Next Month

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Nigeria vs Mexico Team News, Injury Updates and Kick-off Time

The Nigerian Super Eagles will take on Mexico in an international friendly match that is aimed at helping players from the Nigeria Professional Football League gain some exposure. The friendly match against Mexico is also part of the Super Eagles’ preparations ahead of their world cup qualifying campaign which will start in September 2021.

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria vs Mexico Team News, Injury Updates and Kick-off Time

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Check Out The List Of Home Based Players In The Super Eagles List For Cameroon Friendly

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has listed four home based players in the 31 man provisional squad for the June 4 international friendly with Cameroon in Austria.Although the list will still be trimmed down to 23 for the duel, but at the moment, four players from the domestic league were invited.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out The List Of Home Based Players In The Super Eagles List For Cameroon Friendly

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International Friendly Match: Rohr Has Invited 25 Home-based Players Against Mexico

Gernot Rohr, the Nigeria super Eagles's coach has released his 25-man squad of home-based players for the next month international friendly match against Mexico in United States of America. The match will take place at the Los Angeles Momorial Coliseum on July 4. The invited players are expected to report for duty on Tuesday, 22nd June with their travel documents at the Serob Legacy Hotel, Wuye, Abuja.

  1 year ago ago
International Friendly Match: Rohr Has Invited 25 Home-based Players Against Mexico

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Pessimistic reactions follow a report on the list of players to prosecute Mexico friendly.

A report of the players selected to play the friendly match against Mexico, has attracted few reaction and the reactions are not of high expectations. The report published on Opera News, listed the players to be 25 in total, they include; Goalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Heartland FC); John Noble (Enyimba FC)

  1 year ago ago
Pessimistic reactions follow a report on the list of players to prosecute Mexico friendly.

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Rohr Lists 31-Man Provisional Squad for Cameroon Face-off, Musa, Ekong Made List

The Super Eagles' Coach, Gernot Rohr yesterday Friday 14 May 2021 listed 31 players for Nigeria's international friendly match against five-time African Champions Cameroon in Vienna, Austria on Friday, 4 June 2021 at 8:30pm (host country's time).Here is the list of the 31-man squad for the friendly.

  1 year ago ago
Rohr Lists 31-Man Provisional Squad for Cameroon Face-off, Musa, Ekong Made List

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Today's Headlines: Kieran Tierney signed a new long-term contract at Arsenal; Nigeria Unveils Squad To Face Mexico

Kieran Tierney signed a new long-term contract at Arsenal.  Kieran Tierney has signed a new long term contract with Arsenal. The Scotland international has impressed with his consistently high-quality performances, making 62 appearances and becoming an integral part of the team. The 24 years old defender has established himself as a Premier League regular and played a huge role in Arsenal lifting the Emirates FA Cup in his first season st the club, setting up the winning goal in the semi final, before again starting at Wembley in the final win over Chelsea.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Kieran Tierney signed a new long-term contract at Arsenal; Nigeria Unveils Squad To Face Mexico