AFCON 2022 Winner Predictions: Who will win?

AFCON 2022 Winner Predictions: Who will win?

  The countdown is on to the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations set to be hosted by Cameroon from January 9 to February 6, 2022....
Ejuke eager to show his worth at AFCON

Ejuke eager to show his worth at AFCON

Chidera Ejuke is excited at the prospect of playing his first tournament with the Super Eagles. The CSKA Moscow winger spoke about his excitement where...
Claudio Ranieri denies Watford disrespect for Nigeria over Emmanuel Dennis

Claudio Ranieri denies Watford disrespect for Nigeria over Emmanuel Dennis

Watford coach insists that the Hornets did not disrespect Nigeria, claiming the NFF missed the deadline for Emmanuel Dennis invitation. Emmanuel Dennis will not be...
Ahead of AFCON 2021, Super Eagles appoint Jose Peseiro as new coach

Ahead of AFCON 2021, Super Eagles appoint Jose Peseiro as new...

The NFF has announced a new coach to replace Gernot Rohr permanently. Jose Peseiro will resume his position after the Africa Cup of Nations in...
Eguavoen loses sleep over fans expectations for the Super Eagles

Eguavoen loses sleep over fans expectations for the Super Eagles

  Super Eagles coach Augustine Eguavoen confesses to losing sleep over the Super Eagles. The interim coach will lead the team to Cameroon amid plenty of...
Maduka Okoye sets AFCON title as Super Eagles target

Maduka Okoye sets AFCON title as Super Eagles target

Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye is confident of Nigeria’s chances in Cameroon. Okoye said the target is to win the title last won in 2013. Nigeria...
Hamstring injury deals another blow to Paul Onuachu

Hamstring injury deals another blow to Paul Onuachu

Augustine Eguavoen will be without Paul Onuachu after suffering a hamstring injury on Sunday. The gangling striker scored in the 1-1 draw between his side...
Watford star Etebo believes Nigeria can win AFCON

Watford star Etebo believes Nigeria can win AFCON

Oghenekaro Etebo tips the Super Eagles of Nigeria to win AFCON. The Watford midfielder will not compete as he is still injured. The African Cup...
Okoye back in action as Super Eagles prepare for AFCON

Okoye back in action as Super Eagles prepare for AFCON

Maduka Okoye returned to action on Saturday from a shoulder injury in a 2-2 draw with Vitesse Arnhem. The 22-year-old goalkeeper has in recent years...
Eguavoen to add five more names to Nigeria’s provisional squad

Eguavoen to add five more names to Nigeria’s provisional squad

Augustine Eguavoen has revealed that five more names will be added to the 40-man list already sent to CAF. Kelechi Nwakali and Akinkunmi Amoo are...
NFF clears Rangers for Nigerian trio in the Old Firm derby

NFF clears Rangers for Nigerian trio in the Old Firm derby

The NFF has allowed Rangers to keep three Nigerian players till they play against Celtic on January 2. It means that Aribo, Balogun and Bassey...
Rohr and Pinnick clash in a war of words

Rohr and Pinnick clash in a war of words

Gernot Rohr has hit out at Amaju Pinnick over his claims that the Super Eagles under him were a step away from disaster. Speaking on...
Eguavoen not ready to discuss the objective for player selection to AFCON

Eguavoen not ready to discuss the objective for player selection to...

Eguavoen to pick the final AFCON team from Rohr’s list. The Super Eagles head coach remained mum on the objectives of the Super Eagles to...
Nwakali hits up his mentor Eguavoen as he dreams of AFCON 2021

Nwakali hits up his mentor Eguavoen as he dreams of AFCON...

Kelechi Nwakali has sent out his congratulations to Augustine Eguavoen on his appointment as Super Eagles manager. The 23-year-old midfielder hopes to get a look-in...
Mutiu Adepoju unsure Rohr was sacked at the right time

Mutiu Adepoju unsure Rohr was sacked at the right time

Mutiu Adepoju expresses doubt at the timing of the termination of Gernot Rohr’s services. The former midfielder says the action was long overdue. For the past...
Rohr fired, Eguavoen takes over on an interim basis

Rohr fired, Eguavoen takes over on an interim basis

After protracted deliberations, the NFF has finally terminated the relationship between the Federation and Gernot Rohr. Augustine Eguavoen is appointed to take over provisionally. The Super...
Agu welcomes Nigeria call-up after initial snub

Agu welcomes Nigeria call-up after initial snub

After snubbing Nigeria, Agu is ready to for Super Eagles call-up The 22-year-old defender claims he didn’t snub Nigeria but wanted to be prepared for...
Calvin Bassey dreams of AFCON with Super Eagles

Calvin Bassey dreams of AFCON with Super Eagles

Calvin Bassey has admitted he hopes to be part of the Super Eagles team to Cameroon. The youngster says he will be honoured to represent...
NFF working on move to sack Gernot Rohr

NFF working on move to sack Gernot Rohr

The NFF is working on relieving Gernot Rohr of his duties before the kick-off of AFCON. The clock is ticking, and the Super Eagles are...
AFCON: Super Eagles 40-man list to CAF confirmed by coach Gernot Rohr

AFCON: Super Eagles 40-man list to CAF confirmed by coach Gernot...

Nigeria steps up preparation for the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be held in Cameroon next month. The Super Eagles coach has confirmed a...
Okoye reassures Super Eagles fans over shoulder injury

Okoye reassures Super Eagles fans over shoulder injury

Okoye is ready to return to action as his reported shoulder injury is just a knock. The goalkeeper expects to be back in goal...
Super Eagles’ quest to win AFCON 2021 suffers another setback

Super Eagles’ quest to win AFCON 2021 suffers another setback

Maduka Okoye has become the latest Super Eagles player to fall to injury ahead of the African Nations Cup. Okoye adds to the Super Eagles...
Union Berlin coach wants Awoniyi included for Nigeria’s AFCON challenge

Union Berlin coach wants Awoniyi included for Nigeria’s AFCON challenge

Taiwo Awoniyi is fighting for a place in the Super Eagles as they head for the AFCON in Cameroon next year. The prolific striker has...
2022 AFCON: Klopp Must Search For Salah, Mane Replacement Now – Rush

2022 AFCON: Klopp Must Search For Salah, Mane Replacement Now –...

Liverpool great, Ian Rush has called on Reds manager, Jurgen Klopp to start searching for Mohammed Salah and Sadio Mane's replacement before the commencement...
Super Eagles Midfielder Etebo Ruled Out Of AFCON 2022

Super Eagles Midfielder Etebo Ruled Out Of AFCON 2022

Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo, is very much likely to be out for between four and five months because of a leg injury. The 25-year-old...
We’ll Miss Simone During AFCON Tournament – Nantes Coach, Kombouaré

We’ll Miss Simone During AFCON Tournament – Nantes Coach, Kombouaré

Nantes coach, Antoine Kombouaré has expressed worry over the possibility of missing Super Eagles winger, Simone Moses in January during the 2022 Africa Cup...
Nigeria Vs Central African Republic: FIFA Confirms Venue, Date

Nigeria Vs Central African Republic: FIFA Confirms Venue, Date

FIFA has confirmed that Nigeria will host the Central African Republic at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos on October 10 in the qualifying...
Who is Africa’s favourite for AFCON glory in Cameroon 2022?

Who is Africa’s favourite for AFCON glory in Cameroon 2022?

The AFCON draw was made last week and teams have known their group stage opponents as far as AFCON 2022 slated in Cameroon is...
Nigeria or Egypt; who is the favourite in AFCON Group D draw?

Nigeria or Egypt; who is the favourite in AFCON Group D...

Nigeria has been drawn in Group D in the Cameroon 2021 AFCON showpiece after much expectation. The Super Eagles will face Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau...
Can Nigeria win the African Cup of Nations slated next year in Cameroon?

Can Nigeria win the African Cup of Nations slated next year...

The Super Eagles now know their preliminary opponent in the AFCON showpiece slated to take place next year as the draws were conducted recently...
AFCON 2022: Super Eagles Group And Opponents Revealed

AFCON 2022: Super Eagles Group And Opponents Revealed

Nigeria have been drawn in Group D of the Africa Cup of Nations that will hold in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6,...
Three Teams Nigeria Would Do Well To Avoid In AFCON Draw Today

Three Teams Nigeria Would Do Well To Avoid In AFCON Draw...

The AFCON draw have been slated to take place today, Tuesday 17th August 2021 in the host national Cameroon. And this has raised interest...

Okocha, Eto’o, Others To Attend Totalenergies 2021 AFCON Draw

Nigeria’s Super Eagles legend Jay-Jay Okocha alongside some of Africa’s most celebrated footballers will be in Yaounde, Cameroon on Tuesday night, 17 August 2021...
CAF Explains Cameroon 2021 AFCON Draw Procedure

CAF Explains Cameroon 2021 AFCON Draw Procedure

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have explained how the draw for the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, Cameroon 2021 will be held. Yaounde Conference...

CAF Reveal Dates For 2022 AFCON In Cameroon

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have officially confirmed on Thursday that the Africa Cup of Nations tournament will be staged in Cameroon from...

All AFCON 2021 Qualified Teams Listed

The qualifiers for the Total Africa Cup of Nations that will hold in Cameroon 2021 – now 2022 – have been completed except for...

Super Eagles 2021 AFCON Draw Date Set

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will most likely be seeded for the 2021 AFCON draw on June 25.   The Three-time African champions were unbeaten as...

South Africa Sack Bafana Bafana Manager Molefi Ntseki

South African national team manager Molefi Ntseki has been sacked after the Bafana Bafana failed to reach the 2021 AFCON. The 51-year-old took charge...

Nigeria End AFCON Qualifiers With 3-0 Victory Over Lesotho

The Super Eagles beat Lesotho 3-0 in the final game of the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifier played at the Teslim Balogun Stadium...

Nigeria Vs Lesotho: Confirmed Lineups Are Out

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will round off their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification campaign with a clash against Lesotho this evening (Tuesday). The Super...

Nigeria Vs Lesotho: Confirmed Kickoff Time And Tv Channel

Super Eagles of Nigeria will be hoping to finish their Africa Cup of Nations qualification campaign with a victory against Lesotho when they clash...

Rohr Speaks On Paul Onuachu’s Goal And Benin Win

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has stated that Paul Onuachu will benefit from his goal against Benin in Saturday’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations...

Benin Vs Nigeria: Confirmed Lineups Are Out

Benin and Nigeria will clash at the Stade de l'Amitie this evening (Saturday) with a place in the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations up...

Benin Vs Nigeria: Confirmed Time And Channel To Watch Game

Nigeria will this evening (Saturday) March 27, 2021, take on the Benin Republic in their fifth game of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)...

List Of 12 Countries That Have Already Qualified For AFCON 2022

Last night’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers gave birth to half of the teams that will play at the tournament. Gambia qualified for...

‘Why We Agreed To Travel By Boat To Benin’ – Super...

Some Super Eagles stars have revealed why they’ve accepted to travel by sea to Benin for their matchday five encounter in the AFCON qualifiers....

CAF Confirm Fans Attendance For Super Eagles Vs Lesotho

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have announced that at least 8,000 fans will be allowed into the Teslim Balogun Stadium to cheer the...

Names Of 19 Super Eagles Players In Camp For AFCON Qualifiers

A total of 19 Super Eagles players have arrived at camp for the remaining two 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against the Benin...

Another S’Eagles Player Dropped From Benin/Lesotho AFCON Qualifiers

Umar Sadiq will no longer be able to feature in the 2021 AFCON qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho after his club Almeria announced...

Rohr To Drop This Payer From S’Eagles List For Benin/Lesotho Ties

Samuel Kalu has emerged as a major doubt for the Super Eagles 2021 AFCON qualifiers after going off injured in Bordeaux’s 3-1 win at...