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CAF, Kanu, Baffoe Remember Big Boss Keshi

The Confederation of African Football (CAF)has joined Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), Super Eagles great Nwankwo Kanu & Ghanaian legend Anthony Baffoe to remember  late Nigerian coach Stephen Okechukwu Keshi who passed away two years ago. Keshi was instrumental in leading Nigeria to their third Africa Cup of Nations title in South Africa in 2013 also led the Super Eagles to ...

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FIFA Fan Fest kicks off in Moscow

While the party in the stadiums is set to start on 14 June, the one in the FIFA Fan Fests™ will kick-off a bit earlier. The Moscow venue in Vorobyovy Gory (Sparrow Hills) will open its doors on Sunday (10 June) for a special event, before opening to the public on 14 June, offering an exciting foretaste of what is ...

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REXONA Takes Africa XI Street To Stamford Activation

Unilever Nigeria’s Rexona deodorant brand recently kicked off a series of consumer engagement activities through a universal shared passion for the beautiful game of football. The engagements which are aimed at rewarding excited consumers and fans of the game, with an opportunity to win an all-expense paid trip to train and play with Chelsea Football stars in London this year, ...

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We Can Never Forget You, NFF Pays Tribute to Keshi

The Nigeria Football Federation on Thursday paid tributes to the late Head Coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi, who passed away two years ago. It would be recalled that Keshi died on June 7, 2016 in Benin City at the age of 54 due to cardiac arrest. “Today we remember Nigeria and Africa football legend, late Coach Stephen Okechukwu ...

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Have Faith In Eagles, NFF Begs Nigerians

The Nigeria Football Federation has urged fans to keep faith with the Super Eagles in spite of the two recent losses recorded in their pre-World Cup friendly matches. Out of their five friendly games, the Super Eagles lost three, won one and drew one. They beat Poland 1-0, lost 2-0 to Serbia, drew 1-1 with DR Congo, lost 1-2 to ...

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Nigeria Must Improve Or Face Early Exit – Amuneke

Former Nigeria winger Emmanuel Amuneke says the Super Eagles will crash out of the 2018 World Cup in the group stage if they don’t improve their level of performance. Gernot Rohr’s team wrapped up their preparation for the global tournament with a 1-0 loss to Czech Republic in a friendly played in Austria on Wednesday afternoon. It was a second ...

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Sodje Warns: Says Eagles Must Defend As A Team

Former Nigeria international Sam Sodje has told ScoreNigeria.com.ng that Super Eagles must defend as a team in Russia if they want to excel at the FIFA World Cup 2018. The former Portsmouth defender said the Eagles have forgotten the basics and fundamental act of defending which can be disastrous in Russia, if not corrected and acted upon. “If we still ...

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Nigeria Can Win 2018 World Cup – Amokachi

Forer Super Eagles Coach, Daniel Amokachi believes the Super Eagles will perform beyond expectations in the FIFA World Cup in Russia, which kicks off few days from now. Amokachi who was part of the team that represented Nigeria at the 1994 and 1998 edition of the Football Premier Competition said that African teams need to change their mentality in other ...

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Leeds May Make Surprise Move For Enyeama

Marcelo Bielsa’s time at Lille was a poor one. Just six months in charge of the Ligue 1 club saw the Argentine boss take over in May 2017, before being sacked in November. It was the manager’s last job, and now the former Argentina and Chile boss has been linked with a move to Championship side Leeds United, with BBC ...

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IR Iran First Team To Land Russia

Nine days ahead of the Opening Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ , IR Iran became the first team to arrive in Russia as they touched down today at 20:26 local time at Moscow’s Vnukovo International Airport. “Being in Russia is a dream come true for Iranian football. We have achieved this dream through lots of hard work ...

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