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Awani: I Spent 2 Weeks Producing Super Eagles’ Outfit

Designer of the Super Eagles’ Russia 2018 World Cup ceremonial outfit, Esimaje Vincent Awani has disclosed that it took his company, GT Stitches two weeks to produce the outfit. In this interview with SportsDay Port Harcourt correspondent, BIBIAN ONWUGBOLU, the Delta State born fashion designer said apart from the two weeks it took them to produce the attire, it took ...

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Iwobi’s Youth Days’ Secrets Revealed By His Mentor

Arsenal attacker, Alex Iwobi’s youth days’ coach, Steve McKenzie has revealed startling secrets of the youngster’s early days, and recounts how he once had to yank the Super Eagles star off the pitch when he kept scoring goals against a hapless team. McKenzie said he always knew Iwobi would become a world star one day, as he says the former ...

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Idowu Recounts Early Days In Saint-Petersburg

Amkar Perm of Russia defender, Brian Idowu has used the opportunity of returning with the Super Eagles to Saint-Petersburg to push aside Nigeria’s loss to Argentina on Tuesday, as he recounts various stages of his growing up years back in the same city. The left-back, who got his Nigerian passport only a week before the World Cup, but had earlier ...

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Stephen Keshi Leads Black Coaches’ Legacy At World Cup

The legend of Stephen Okechukwu Keshi continues, even in death. His score card is quite legendary – pioneer of Nigerian foreign-based players, first from the country to win Africa Cup of Nations as skipper and coach, captain of their first team to the World Cup, and the first black man ever to handle a country into the round of 16 ...

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Balogun: Grandma’s Death Inspired Me Into Super Eagles

New signing at Brighton Hove Albion o England, Leon Aderemi Balogun has revealed that the death of his grandmother in Nigeria inspired him to accept a switch in allegiance from Germany and play for the Super Eagles. Though he was only 16 years at that time and had never been to Nigeria, Balogun says he developed an emotional attachment for ...

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EAGLES SET FOR WORLD CUP FAIRYTALE – ROHR

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has declared that the team are capable of pulling off a World Cup fairy-tale in Russia. The Franco-German gaffer told DW that discipline, determination and desire will drive the youthful Eagles to pull of shocks at Russia 2018, saying they do not need a special star for them to shine… DW: Nigeria dominated in World ...

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Ogu: We Have Right Quality To Shock World Cup

Hapoel Be’er Sheva of Israel midfielder, John Ugochukwu Ogu (Suker) has declared that the array of young players in Nigeria’s squad to this year’s World Cup will boost the Super Eagles’ hopes of shocking the global soccer showpiece. The former Academica de Coimbra of Portugal star declared in this interview with scorenigeria.com.ng that the Eagles have the right quality and ...

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Amuneke: My World Cup Tale Started In 1986

The dream started in 1986 when the whole world saw Diego Maradona single handedly win the World Cup for Argentina and he was so close again in 1990 to repeating that feat. As a left-footed winger, Maradona was my idol and I tried to model my game after him. Got something to say? The let your voice be heard! Back ...

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Eagles Must Be Clinical In Russia – Lawal

Former Super Eagles winger, Garba ‘Chindo’ Lawal has come out with his views on Nigeria’s chances at this year’s World Cup in Russia, but says for the team to make any headway in their group, the players have to be clinical in all departments of the game What are the chances of the Super Eagles doing well in Russia this ...

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Adeagbo Basks In Euphoria Of Winter Olympics

Despite failing to make any telling impact in the skeleton event of this year’s Winter Olympics in South Korea, Simidele Adeagbo is still basking in the euphoria of becoming the first Nigerian athlete to complete at the Games normally reserved for countries from temperate regions. Adeagbo stayed upbeat after her historic outing on Friday, in spite of placing last in ...

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