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‘It’s Time For Me To Retire From National Team And Let The Youth Take Over’ – Mikel Obi Says As He Retires From National Team

John Michael Nchekwube Obinna, Popular known as Mikel John Obi,  Nigerian Professional Footballer and now the former Captain of the Nigeria National Team as a defensive midfielder has finally retire from the Nigerian National team with super Eagles.   He thanked Nigerians for their support, trust and love that was shown to him for the […]

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We Are Under Pressure To Sack Gernot Rohr As Super Eagles Coach -Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has said that the body is under serious pressure to relieve Gernot Rohr of his duties as Super Eagles Coach.   He said the call was made from Nigerians who were not impressed over the defeat of Super Eagles by Algeria in the AFCON semi-final match on […]

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South African players to earn R520k (N13m) each after defeat by Nigeria at AFCON

Before the quarter-finals match that eventually got the Bafana Bafana team of South Africa knocked out from the 2019 African Cup of Nations, they had a payment plan for their campaign. For reaching the last eight of the 2019 AFCON in Egypt after a 1-0 victory over Egypt on Saturday in Cairo, each player had […]

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AFCON 2019: President Buhari congratulates Super Eagles for defeating South Africa 2-1

Head of States, President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles of Nigeria for defeating the Bafana Bafana of South Africa last night at the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON). The Super Eagles had on Wednesday thrashed their opponent to qualify for the next round, semi finals. The President’s congratulatory message was contained in […]

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AFCON 2019: See photos from the match between Nigeria and South Africa

South Africa’s Bafana Bafana team were literally seconds away from extra-time when a goalkeeping error from Ronwen Williams gifted Nigeria a late win in Cairo. Nigeria took a step closer to becoming Africa Cup of Nations’ champions after Ronwen Williams’ late error gifted William Troost-Ekong a late win in a 2-1 triumph over South Africa […]

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Mikel Obi Praise NFF President, Pinnick; Says His Administration Has Done Very Well For The Team

John Obi Mikel, Super Eagles Captain has applauded Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Association (NFF), says his administration has done very well for his team. The Captain said this during the teams meeting with the NFF on Tuesday 9th July, 2019. He said; “There is no doubt that your administration has done very, […]

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Mikel Obi reveals the ongoing AFCON will be his last, after he was forced to leave the tournament due to injury

The Super Eagles of Nigeria captain, Mikel Obi has revealed that the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations will be be a remarkable one for Nigeria and as well as his last for the country. According to Obi; “It’s been an amazing ride for me in the national team,” he disclosed. “Obviously winning the Nations Cup […]

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‘South Africa Match Is About Reaching Semi-Final Not Revenge’ – Gernot Rohr

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has revealed that Nigeria is more concerned about reaching the… The post ‘South Africa Match Is About Reaching Semi-Final Not Revenge’ – Gernot Rohr appeared first on Information Nigeria.

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After Training Taifa Stars Qualify For AFCON, Emmanuel Amunike Quits As Tanzania Coach

Former super eagles, Emmanuel Amunike, who led Tanzania to the 2019 African Cup of Nations… The post After Training Taifa Stars Qualify For AFCON, Emmanuel Amunike Quits As Tanzania Coach appeared first on Information Nigeria.

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2019 AFCON: Tanzania Sacks Nigeria’s Amuneke

A new report has confirmed that Emmanuel Amuneke’s contract with Tanzania has been terminated after… The post 2019 AFCON: Tanzania Sacks Nigeria’s Amuneke appeared first on Information Nigeria.