Mutiu Adepoju has said the invitation of Feirense of Portugal midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo, for Nigeria’s Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria in Uyo on November 12 will strengthen the Super Eagles’ midfield during the match. Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr on Saturday named Etebo on his 24-man list for the match against the
THE City manager has heaped praise on his star striker after his double helped the Blues to victory, Pep Guardiola says there is much more to come from striker Sergio Aguero after the Argentine’s two goals helped City to a 4-0 win over West Brom – a result that sees them move back to the top of the Premier League table. Aguero’s first was a clinical
The executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation has asked the Technical and Development Sub-Committee to recommend another Super Eagles coach within seven days. This instruction was made on Wednesday following the breakdown of negotiation with Frenchman Paul Le Guen.The NFF officials also said that they had rejected
THE sole Nigeria’s representative in the women singles event of the 2016 ITTF Africa Senior Championships, Olufunke Oshonaike yesterday berthed in the last four after beating Egypt’s Amira Yousry 4-1. A determined Oshonaike controlled the pace of the match from the start to the end without giving the African junior champion any breathing space.
The burial arrangement for late Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi, has been made public.A member of the burial committee, who is also the Delta State Commissioner for Information Mr. Patrick Ukah, said that the ceremonies would hold between Thursday, July 28, and July 31. Ukah, who spoke in Asaba on Wednesday said that on July 28
The Technical and Development Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation yesterday named Frenchman Paul Le Guen, 52, as the new Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles. He will be assisted by Salisu Yusuf, who takes the role of Chief Coach. The appointments are subject to agreement of contract terms with the NFF Executive Committee.New