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DR Congo To Arrive Port Harcourt Friday Ahead Monday’s Friendly

The Leopards of Democratic Republic of Congo are expected to storm Port Harcourt today (Friday) ahead of Monday’s international friendly encounter against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. According to a report on  the official website of the  Federation of Congolose Football Association, FECOFA,  the players had their last training session at the Sports Complex of the Martyrs Stadium, Kinshaha on ...

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We’ll Enjoy Our Underdog Status In Russia– Mikel Obi

Nigeria’s underdog status ahead of the FIFA 2018 World Cup will be the team’s motivation to “work and enjoy” the tournament according to captain Mikel Obi. Nigeria were drawn in group D of the World Cup where the Super Eagles will face Croatia, Iceland and Argentina. The team is yet to progress beyond the second round in its six appearances ...

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Moses Granted Extra Week Of Rest By Nigeria

Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses was named in the 30-player provisional squad for the World Cup by Nigeria and is obviously expected to make the final cut to 23, but he will not be joining up with the rest of the Super Eagles until late next week. With his place not under threat, it’s probably wise to give him an extra ...

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Nwakali Added To World Cup Squad– Reports

Reports coming out of various sources close to the camp of the Super Eagles of Nigeria suggest that Kelechi Nwakali has been added to the World Cup squad of Nigeria for the 2018 showpiece in Russia. Nwakali according to unconfirmed reports will train with the squad as a means of aiding his development and not necessarily for him to break ...

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Mikel Happy To Join Eagles Camp

Nigeria midfielder John Obi Mikel has revealed his ambition to star for the Super Eagles at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Mikel said he is delighted to link up with the Super Eagles at their training camp in Uyo ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Tianjin Teda midfielder has shown his total commitment to the team’s cause ...

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Iheanacho Targets Win Over Idol Messi

Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho disclosed that Lionel Messi remains his idol, but he is hoping that the Super Eagles will beat Argentina to get ‘something’ out of a difficult group D paring at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The Eagles will meet Croatia and Iceland before playing Argentina, however, Iheanacho stated that the last group D match was the ...

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Russia Ready For Mundial, Welcomes The World

After years of hard work, the Host Nation is gearing up to warmly welcome all the incoming football fans and competing teams. The Russian national team briefly interrupted their training camp to greet their soon-to-be competitors in unique fashion: by dressing up in the playing kits of every country playing at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and posing for a ...

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Notts County: Shola Ameobi, Smith Bow Out

Ex-Newcastle striker Shola Ameobi and ex-England forward Alan Smith head a list of 11 players released by League Two side Notts County. Fellow forward Jonathan Forte, 31, has also been allowed to leave, as has goalkeeper Adam Collin, 33. But 27-year-old defender Matt Tootle, has signed a two-year deal and forward Jon Stead, 35, a new one-year contract.  “These decisions ...

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What Torres Told Me- Eagles Debutant Ajanah

Katsina United central defender Chinedu Ajanah has stated he will forever cherish the words of encouragement he got from the legendary Atletico Madrid star  Fernando Torres. Ajanah made his international debut against Torres for the Super Eagles ‘B’ team in the friendly against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night in Uyo which ended 3-2 in favour of the top Spanish club. ...

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Salah Enters Champions League final As Premier League’s Best player, and much more

In Arabic, “Salah” means “righteousness,” “goodness” and “peace,” and Mohamed Salah has brought the peace, goodness and righteousness out of football fans across the United Kingdom and instantly become an Egyptian and Muslim icon in Great Britain. In English, “Salah” refers to the Muslim prayer, which is fitting considering the Liverpool forward unapologetically drops to his knees and bows in ...

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