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Ghana Black Stars no pushovers, Okocha warns

Okocha has advised the Super Eagles to take the match against Ghana seriously. The former Super Eagles midfielder warns that beating the Black Stars will not be easy. With the Africa Cup of Nations over,...
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Ighalo ready to play for Nigeria in World Cup playoffs – Pinnick

Amaju Pinnick has confirmed that Odion Ighalo will be available for the doubleheader against Ghana next month. Ighalo did not play for Nigeria at AFCON after his former club Al-Shabab denied him the chance. It has...

World Cup qualifiers: Nigeria vs Ghana second leg venue revealed

Nigeria and Ghana will square off for one of the tickets to the World Cup in Qatar. Old rivalries will come to life again as Nigeria tries to maintain its record of not losing a...
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Playoffs draw: Super Eagles opponents to be decided in January

According to the information released by CAF, the draws for the CAF FIFA World Cup qualifiers will take place next year. The draw will take place on January 26, while the AFCON is still in...
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Players arrive for camp as Super Eagles prepare for World Cup qualifier

The Super Eagles are in Morocco ahead of their World Cup qualifier against Liberia. The camp is bubbling amid the absence of Victor Osimhen, Odion Ighalo and John Noble. The World Cup qualifiers is in the...

2022 Qatar WCQ: Morocco to host Liberia versus Nigeria clash

Liberian Football Association (LFA) has seen another inspection of CAF on its National Stadium suffer the disapproval to host the FIFA 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. And as such, the football association on Friday announced Tangier...

Exclusive: 2022 WCQ: Don’t Underestimate Liberia -Baruwa Warns Rohr, Super Eagles

Former Nigerian goalkeeper, Abiodun Baruwa has urged Super Eagle coach, Gernot Rohr to focus more on the team's next game against Liberia in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.Baruwa made this known in an...
FIFA list Osimhen among four African Stars to watch out for in Qatar 2022

FIFA list Osimhen among four African Stars to watch out for in Qatar 2022

FIFA on Monday, highlighted Nigeria's sensational forward, Osimhen amongst four young Africans to watch out for at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. The Napoli ace goalscorer and Serie A's player of the month...

I’m Happy Super Eagles Avenged Loss To CAR In Douala – Troost-Ekong

Super Eagles defender, Willian Troost-Ekong has expressed delight with the way the team defeated the Central Africa Republic (CAR) in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Sunday.Recall that Troost-Ekong and Leon Balogun were...

Poor Officiating Cost Us Defeat Against Super Eagles – CAR Coach, Savoy

The Central Africa Republic coach, Raoul Savoy has blamed bad officiating to the team's 2-0 loss against the Super Eagles in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Sunday.Recall that the team defeated Nigeria...

I’m Proud Of Super Eagles Performance Against CAR – Osimhen

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen says he's proud of his teammates after overcoming the Central Africa Republic (CAR) in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Sunday.Osimhen and his mates came under heavy criticism...
Forget 100th Cap, I'm More Delighted With Our Success Over CAR - Musa

Forget 100th Cap, I’m More Delighted With Our Success Over CAR – Musa

Super Eagles winger, Ahmed Musa has revealed that he was more delighted with Nigeria's 2-0 win over the Central Africa Republic in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers than my 100 caps in the...
Messi's Argentina Thrash Uruguay 3-0 in World Cup Qualifier

Messi’s Argentina Thrash Uruguay 3-0 in World Cup Qualifier

Lionel Messi opened the scoring as Argentina thumped neighbors Uruguay 3-0 in an entertaining World Cup qualifier on Sunday. Goals from Rodrigo De Paul and Lautaro Martinez rounded off a successful night for Lionel Scaloni's...
Neymar reveals how 2022 World Cup could be his last

Neymar reveals how 2022 World Cup could be his last

Brazilian star, Neymar, has revealed that next year's World Cup could be the last he'll play in his career. This was contained in some excerpts extracted from a documentary titled "Neymar & The Line Of...
Super Eagles Recover From First Leg Shock, Defeat CAR 0-2

Super Eagles Recover From First Leg Shock, Defeat CAR 0-2

First-half goals from Leon Balogun and Victor Osimhen were enough for the Super Eagles of Nigeria to take their pound of flesh against CAR after a 2-0 win in their 2022 World Cup qualifier...
Central African Republic vs. Nigeria Confirmed Lineups

Central African Republic vs. Nigeria: Confirmed Lineups Are Out (2nd Leg)

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will visit the Stade Barthelemy Boganda to take on the Central African Republic this afternoon (Sunday) in the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. Taking on the lowest-ranked side in the group on their...
2022 WCQ Super Eagles In 'Win Or Burst' Game Against CAR

2022 WCQ: Super Eagles In ‘Win Or Burst’ Game Against CAR

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are set to take on the Les Fauves of Central African Republic on Sunday in Douala, Cameroon and hopefully avenge Thursday’s 1-0 defeat in Lagos.Karl Namnganda scored a stoppage...
Super Eagles Land In Douala Ahead CAR Game

Super Eagles Land In Douala Ahead CAR Game

Super Eagles have finally landed in Douala ahead of Sunday's 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against the Central Africa Republic.The three-time Africa Cup of Nations champions gave up their over two-decade unbeaten World Cup...
Central African Republic Vs Nigeria Tv Channel, Venue, Time

Central African Republic Vs Nigeria: Tv Channel, Venue, Time (2nd Leg)

The second leg of the 2022 Qatar World Cup next year is upon us as the Central African Republic take on the Super Eagles of Nigeria at the Japoma Stadium in Douala, Cameroon but...
Central African Republic disgrace Super Eagles In Lagos

Central African Republic disgrace Super Eagles In Lagos

Gernot Rohr and his Super Eagles team were stunned by their Central African Republic counterparts 0-1 in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier decided at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. Karl Namnganda’s late strike...
Nigeria Vs. Central African Republic Confirmed Lineups

Nigeria Vs. Central African Republic: Confirmed Lineups Are Out

Nigeria will welcome Central African Republic to the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Thursday for their World Cup qualifiers campaign. The visitors, meanwhile, will be keen to upset the hosts and secure their first victory in...
2022 WCQ Super Eagles Set To Feast On CAR

2022 WCQ: Super Eagles Set To Feast On CAR

Super Eagles will be seeking to maintain their unbeaten run in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers as they team welcome the Central Africa Republic today at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.The three-time Africans...
2022 WCQ Why Maduka Okoye May Not Be In Goal Against CAR - Rufai

Exclusive: 2022 WCQ: Why Maduka Okoye May Not Be In Goal Against CAR –...

Former Nigerian goalkeeper, Peter Rufai believes the Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr will have plenty of decisions to make on who mans the goal post against the Central Africa Republic on Thursday in the...
NIG Vs CAR: LASG reveals how traffic around Teslim Balogun Stadium will be diverted

NIG Vs CAR: LASG reveal how traffic around Teslim Balogun Stadium will be diverted

The Lagos State Government (LASG) have revealed how traffic leaving and coming into the Teslim Balogun Stadium area on Thursday will be diverted in preparation for the FIFA 2022 World Cup Qualifying Match between...
Ahmed Musa eyes six points from CAR double header

Ahmed Musa eyes six points from CAR double header

The winger and captain of the Super Eagles, Ahmed Musa has revealed the intentions of the team ahead of Nigeria's double header clash with Central African Republic this week. The former Kano Pillars star while...
2022 WCQ: Osimhen, Onuachu Will Be Too Hot To Handle Against CAR - Ikpeba

2022 WCQ: Osimhen, Onuachu Will Be Too Hot To Handle Against CAR – Ikpeba

Former Nigerian striker, Victor Ikpeba believes the Super Eagles attack will be too hot for the Central Africa Republic (CAR) to handle in next month's 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.Ikpeba stated this in an...
Exclusive 2022 WCQ Nigeria Has Quality To Beat CAR - Adepoju

Exclusive: 2022 WCQ: Nigeria Has Quality To Beat CAR – Adepoju

Former Nigerian midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju believes the Super Eagles have the quality to conquer the Central Africa Republic (CAR) in next month's 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.Recall that the Super Eagles boss, Gernot Rohr...
Nigeria Vs Central African Republic: Rohr Releases Super Eagles’ List

Nigeria Vs Central African Republic: Rohr Releases Super Eagles’ List

Nigeria’s Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has on Thursday morning submitted a 23-man list for the Super Eagles’ FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 doubleheader qualifying encounters against the Central African Republic. The first meeting will...
Amid injuries, Messi and Dybala makes Argentina World Cup qualifying squad

Amid injuries, Messi and Dybala make Argentina World Cup qualifying squad

Lionel Messi and Paulo Dybala have been called up into the Argentine squad for the oncoming World Cup qualifiers amidst injury concerns for both players. There were doubts about the two players because of injuries...
European Club Association Warns Against FIFA’s Reform Plans

European Club Association Warns Against FIFA’s Reform Plans

The European Club Association (ECA) has warned the world football governing body, FIFA, of its plan to restructure the international calendar, noting that it would have a "direct and destructive impact" on the club...
Motsepe Releases Statement On Hosting World Cup Biannually

Motsepe Releases Statement On Hosting World Cup Biannually

President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Patrice Motsepe, has aired his own view on FIFA's proposal to hold the World Cup every two years. The South African football administrator and businessman revealed that...
FIFA’s World Cup Plan Is All About Money – Jurgen Klopp

FIFA’s World Cup Plan Is All About Money – Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool boss, Jurgen Klopp has said that FIFA's plan to stage the World Cup biennially is "all about money" and that it fails to consider the impact on players. This is coming after a couple...

FIFA World Cup-European World Cup qualifying round-up

The World Cup qualifiers continue on the European continent despite the restriction from the United Kingdom based on the COVID-19 ruling. Nevertheless, it was still an exciting period for some of the best sides to...

IOC’s Bach Frowns At FIFA’s World Cup Plan

President of the International Olympics Committee, Thomas Bach has given his response to FIFA's proposal to host the World Cup every two years - this could see the tournament held in the same year...

Soccer Leagues Take Position On FIFA Plan For Biennial World Cup

The global group of national soccer leagues, along with European clubs and European soccer body UEFA, said Wednesday it will oppose FIFA´s plans to play the men´s World Cup every two years. "A biennial World...

I Won’t Blame My Players For Eagles Loss – Cape Verde Coach

Cape Verde head coach, Pedro ‘Bubista’ says he won't blame any of his players for the team's defeat to the Super Eagles in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.Nigeria edged the Blue Shark 2-1 on...

FIFA To Reveal More Details On Biennial World Cup Plans

FIFA is set to reveal more details on Thursday about its plans to hold a World Cup finals every two years. Former England players John Terry and Michael Owen are among those who have been...

Brazil, Argentina Face Disciplinary Sanction From FIFA

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Brazil and Argentina after their suspended World Cup game on Sunday. Following Sunday's controversy in Brazil, FIFA on Monday promised to take disciplinary actions based on the report it...

Super Eagles Beat Cape Verde To Stay Top Of Group C

Nigeria's Super Eagles on Tuesday tighten their stay on the Group C of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers after a 1-2 win over Cape Verde. A 75th-minute own goal by the hosts the Eagles a...
Super Eagles Face Tough Test Against Cape Verde

Super Eagles Face Tough Test Against Cape Verde

Super Eagles will be hoping to extend their lead at the top of Group C as the team face a tough test against the Black Sharks of Cape Verde in today's 2022 FIFA World...
Cape Verde Will Fall At Home To Super Eagles - Ikpeba

Cape Verde Will Fall At Home To Super Eagles – Ikpeba

Former Nigerian forward, Victor Ikpeba has disclosed that the Super Eagles will overcome the Blue Sharks of Cape Verde in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers at the Estádio da Várzea on Tuesday. He made...
S’Eagles Spokesman Confirms Covid Two Players

Cape Verde V Nigeria: S’Eagles Spokesman Confirms Covid Rules Out Two Players

Super Eagles duo of Samuel Kalu and Tyronne Ebuehi have returned negative results after a second Covid-19 test ahead of Cape Verde tie. Babafemi Raji, Eagles spokesman, confirmed it saying: “Yes we had two test...
Cape Verde Will Fall At Home To Super Eagles - Ikpeba

2022 W’Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles Ready For Cape Verde Physical Game – Rohr

Super Eagles coach, Gernot has revealed that his players are ready to face the physicality of the Cape Verde team in today's 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers at Estádio Municipal Adérito Sena in Mindelo.Nigeria...
Chaotics Scenes In Brazil Vs Argentina

FIFA Unhappy With Chaotic Scenes In Brazil Vs Argentina Match

FIFA has on Monday regretted the chaotic scenes that took place before the suspension of the World Cup Qualifier tie between Brazil and Argentina on Sunday. The match at Sao Paulo's Neo Quimica Arena was...
Ceferin Hosting World Cup Every Two Years

Ceferin Kicks Against Hosting World Cup Every Two Years

UEFA president, Aleksander Ceferin has once again underlined his opposition to FIFA'S proposal of hosting the Mundial every two years, saying the tournament's rarity is its most attractive and appealing quality. The move comes from...
Nathan Ake Out Of National Team Camp

‘Circumstances’ Force Man City Star Out Of National Team Camp

Manchester City defender, Nathan Ake has left the Dutch National Team camp on Monday, the Netherlands have confirmed. As a result of his exit from camp, the 26-year old will no longer be available for...
Cape Verde Vs Nigeria Time Date Venue Tv Channel

Cape Verde Vs Nigeria: Time, Date, Venue, Tv Channel Revealed

So when is the World Cup qualifier game between Cape Verde and Nigeria going to take place? And how can fans watch the match live? Yes, as usual, many believe the Cape Verde Vs Nigeria...
We Will Cope With The Absence Of UK Based Players – Maduka Okoye

‘We Will Cope With The Absence Of UK Based Players’ – Maduka Okoye

Maduka Okoye has assured that the unavailability of UK-based Super Eagles players when they clash with Cape Verde on Tuesday. The Super Eagles shots-topper gave the assurance while ahead of the game. He acknowledged that...
Guinea And Morocco Postponed

World Cup Qualifiers Tie Between Guinea And Morocco Postponed

The political crisis in Guinea which has resulted in the country's President getting arrested has degenerated into political unrest, hence leading to the postponement of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers between Guinea and Morocco The...
World Cup-UEFA European World Cup Qualifying Round Up

FIFA World Cup Qualifying Round-Up For European continent

The World Cup qualifiers continue on the European continent on Saturday as a host of teams squared up against each other at various match venues.  It was a mouth-watering scenario in the UEFA zone as...