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CHAN Eagles Get Trophy Charge From Onazi, Ideye

Two players of the main national, Eddy OgenyiOnazi and Aide Brown Ideye have both sent words of praise to the home-based Eagles, following the side’s qualification for the final of this year’s Championship of African Nations in Morocco. While Ideye, who this week moved to Malaga of Spain, congratulated the Eagles on their qualification for the final this past Wednesday ...

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Okechukwu Ranks Highest On SportsDay Ratings

Akwa United of Uyo striker, Gabriel Okechukwu has gained the highest marks in ratings provided by SportsDay for each of the home-based Eagles’ players in Wedneday’s 1-0 win against Sudan at the Championship of Afircan Nations in Morocco. Okechukwu, who also scored the decisive goal against Angola in the quarter-finals, netted the lone winner in the midweek CHAN 2018 semi-final ...

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Musa Says Eagles Can Reach Russia 2018 Semi-finals

CSKA Moscow of Russia returnee, Ahmed Musa has declared that he hopes to be at the World Cup to achieve Nigeria’s best ever finish at the Mundial, and believes the Super Eagles have what it takes to get as far as the semi-finals. Musa, who on Monday sealed an exit from Leicester City of England on loan back at the ...

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Opabunmi Cries Out For Assistance

Former Super Eagles attacker, Femi Opabunmi has cried out for philanthropic assistant over his failing health and says he is in dire of need to support to get his life back on track. Born on March 3, 1985, Opabunmi is a former Golden Eaglets striker, who featured at the 2002 FIFA World Cup thereby becoming the third youngest player ever ...

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Dele Ajiboye Continues Receiving Rave Reviews

Home-based Eagles’ substitute goalkeeper, Dele Ajiboye continues to receive rave reviews from fans and pundits at the Championship of African Nations, following his superlative performance that helped Nigeria stop Sudan in the semi-finals on Wednesday. The Korea 2007 FIFA U-17 FIFA U-17 World Cup gold medalist, fondly called ‘Ajiboy,’ was the saving grace for the Eagles, as he stood between ...

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Nigeria Shines At CAF Congress With Huge Positions

…Adamu Is Director Competitions, Mustapha, President Appeals Jury Nigeria scored big on the international arena of football as the presence of its President Melvin Amaju Pinnick, in the CAF Executive Committee continue to yield dividend or so it seemed. On a busy day of CAF Congress in Casablanca, Morocco, Nigeria chunked up two of the most powerful positions in African ...

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Rivers Hoists African Flags For Wrestling Championship

Another milestone towards the successful hosting of the African Wrestling Championship will be performed tomorrow (Friday) as the flags of all the African countries will be hoisted in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, the venue for the continental event. It will mark the first time the championship is taking place in West Africa, just as the Local Organising Committee (LOC) has put ...

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Wike Assures On Best African Wrestling Championship, Promises Not To Disappoint

Rivers Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike says the state is set to organize one of the best African Wrestling Championships, following the level of preparation and determination by the Local Organizing Committee (LOC). Governor Wike stated this Friday during the hoisting of flags of African countries to signal one of the landmarks in hosting the wrestling championship by Port Harcourt, the ...

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NB Plc Boost Nigeria’s Winter Olympics Contingent

Nigeria’s pioneer and largest brewing company, Nigeria Breweries Plc,has thrown its weight behind Nigeria’s Winter Olympic contingent to the 2018 Winter Olympics, in PyeongChang, South Korea with a one-year sponsorship deal. In its bid to spur the history making team to win medals at the Wint Olympics, NB Plc has made a significant financial commitment to the Bobsled and Skeleton ...

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CHAN 2018: Nigeria Will Beat Sudan -Amun

Former Nigeria U17 coach Fanny Amun has expressed the belief that the Super Eagles will beat Sudan at the 2018 CAF African Nations Championship in Morocco. The Nigerians are set to face the Falcons of Jediane in the semi-finals on Wednesday and Amun says the team can go on to clinch the trophy. Under the guidance of Salisu Yusuf, the ...

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