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Barcelona Are Making Moves To Sign This Super Eagles Star Striker

Barcelona Are Making Moves To Sign This Super Eagles Star Striker

October 13, 2019

The LaLiga champions are looking to sign a long-term replacement for Luis Suarez, who turns 33 next year. Barcelona’s main target is Inter Milan’s Lautaro Martinez, but they are aware he’s also attracting interest from rivals Real Madrid. Their plan B is to move for either Donyell Malen, Rafael Leao or Osimhen if they fail […]

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Alex Iwobi Gets New Jersey Number In Everton

Alex Iwobi Gets New Jersey Number In Everton

August 9, 2019

Iwobi completed a move to The Toffees yesterday which was the deadline day. He has been allocated the Number 17 shirt he first wore at Arsenal during the 2016-2017 season, Allnigeriasoccer reports. Idrissa Gueye left the number vacant after sealing a transfer to French Ligue 1 champions, Paris Saint-Germain last month. Everton’s record goalscorer in […]

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Everton Coach Silva Reveals Why They Signed Super Eagles Star Alex Iwobi

Everton Coach Silva Reveals Why They Signed Super Eagles Star Alex Iwobi

August 9, 2019

DAILY POST had reported on Thursday that Everton signed Iwobi from Arsenal on transfer deadline day. Iwobi agreed on a five-year contract with Silva’s men, in a deal worth £40million. Silva has now said that Everton signed the Nigerian international because the 23-year-old fits exactly the profile of the player he wants in his squad. […]

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Super Eagles Striker Osimhen Speaks After Joining Lille

Super Eagles Striker Osimhen Speaks After Joining Lille

August 1, 2019

DAILY POST had reported that the Super Eagles striker joined Lille on a five-year deal from Sporting Charleroi on Thursday morning. Osimhen was signed by Lille as a replacement for Nicolas Pepe who has agreed on personal terms with Arsenal. The 20-year-old is now the third Nigerian player to be signed by Lille after Enyeama […]

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Ighalo Drops BIG HINT On Returning To Super Eagles Squad

Ighalo Drops BIG HINT On Returning To Super Eagles Squad

August 1, 2019

The Chinese Super League striker shocked Nigerians when he announced his retirement from the national team following the Super Eagles win over Tunisia in the third-place match at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. After defeating the Carthage Eagles, Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr revealed the former Watford man has retired from the […]

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We Deserve Equal Pay As The Super Eagles – Super Falcons Captain Oparanozie Protests

We Deserve Equal Pay As The Super Eagles – Super Falcons Captain Oparanozie Protests

August 1, 2019

The issue of pay parity between men and women has been a continuous conversation in world football and Oparanozie has joined in by demanding that for the Super Falcons. In truth, while the Super Falcons earn about N3m ($3000) as winning bonus in major tournaments, their male counterparts in the Super Eagles get N3.5m ($10000) […]

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#AFCON2019: Aliko Dangote Redeems Pledge Of $50,000 Per Goal To Super Eagles (Photo)

#AFCON2019: Aliko Dangote Redeems Pledge Of $50,000 Per Goal To Super Eagles (Photo)

August 1, 2019

Africa’s wealthiest man and Nigerian philanthropist, Aliko Dangote has also redeemed his pledge of $50,000 to the Super Eagles.   Recall that at the just-concluded 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt, Dangote and his billionaire friend Femi Otedola pledged $75,000 together for every goal scored by the Super Eagles of Nigeria in the knockout stage of […]

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UEFA Names Super Eagles Samuel Chukwueze Among 50 Players To Watch

UEFA Names Super Eagles Samuel Chukwueze Among 50 Players To Watch

July 31, 2019

As was the case before the start of the 2018/2019 campaign, only one Nigerian youngster has been picked. Explaining why Chukwueze is being tipped for success in the upcoming season, UEFA wrote on their official website: “Precocious winger with UEFA Europa League experience; the Nigeria Football Federation’s young player of the year for 2017/18.” The […]

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#AFCON2019: Femi Otedola Redeems Pledge Of $25000 Per Goal To Super Eagles (Photo)

#AFCON2019: Femi Otedola Redeems Pledge Of $25000 Per Goal To Super Eagles (Photo)

July 30, 2019

  At the just concluded 2019 African Cup of Nations, Nigerian billionaires, Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola together pledged $75,000 for every goal scored by the Super Eagles in the knockout stage of the tournament.   Today, Femi Otedola redeemed his pledge to representatives of the Super Eagles.   He shared the photo above and wrote, ‘Integrity is […]

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Gernot Rohr Wants Ighalo Back At Super Eagles

Gernot Rohr Wants Ighalo Back At Super Eagles

July 29, 2019

Ighalo announced his retirement from international football, after finishing as the top scorer at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. But Rohr, speaking with SportingLife, has hinted that Nigerians might still see the Shanghai Shenhua striker in the green and white jersey. “We have to work hard for the success of a new goal scorer. […]

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Nigeria Now 33rd In World Best National Team In New FIFA Rankings

Nigeria Now 33rd In World Best National Team In New FIFA Rankings

July 25, 2019

Unsurprisingly, the regional kings are some of the primary beneficiaries in the July update. New South American champions Brazil (2nd, up 1) leapfrogged France (3rd, down 1) in second place and trail leaders Belgium by a narrow margin of 20 points. Other sides in the Copa América have improved their ranking positions substantially, namely quarter-finalists […]

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Super Eagles Earn N715m AFCON Money For Third-Place Finish

Super Eagles Earn N715m AFCON Money For Third-Place Finish

July 21, 2019

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will receive a $2m (N715m) reward from Confederation of African Football, CAF, for their third place finish at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations that ended on Friday , July 19 in Cairo, Egypt. Winners, Desert Foxes of Algeria, will receive $4.5m while Teranga Lions of Senegal who emerged first runners-up, will […]

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Vice President Osinbajo Sends Substance To Super Eagles (Translate What He Said)

Vice President Osinbajo Sends Substance To Super Eagles (Translate What He Said)

July 21, 2019

Osinbajo gave the message during the 2nd Edition of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) Choir Concert on Saturday in Abuja. The vice president, who was represented by the Villa Chaplain, Pastor Seyi Malomo, described the tournament as one of the best Super Eagles’ outing, NAN reports. “This is one of the best tournaments the Super […]

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Gernt Rohr Reveals Where He Will Keep His Bronze Medal From AFCON 2019

Gernt Rohr Reveals Where He Will Keep His Bronze Medal From AFCON 2019

July 20, 2019

Nigeria finished third after beating Tunisia 1-0 on Wednesday at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt. It is the first-ever medal for Rohr, since he started managing African national teams. The German coach had managed Gabon, Niger Republic and Burkina Faso in the past. “Winning the AFCON bronze medal from competition from 24 teams […]

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We Fought For 6 Weeks - Leon Balogun Speaks On AFCON 2019

We Fought For 6 Weeks – Leon Balogun Speaks On AFCON 2019

July 19, 2019

  Balogun made his AFCON debut in the last Group B game against Madagascar, where his error gifted the Barea the opening goal in a shock 2-0 defeat. There are other individual and team errors during the tournament, but the Brighton and Albion player told SportingLife that the team spirit helped them win the bronze […]

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