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Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will be present at the 2017 AFCON in Gabon
Nigeria who won the championship in 2016 did not qualify for the 2017 edition
The competition will start on January 14 2017 and it is expected to last for three weeks
Ex-Nigeria U20 star Musa Yahaya has quit bachelorhood after he took Kannywood star Saudah as wife in Kaduna today.
Musa Yahaya, has represented Nigeria at the U17, U20 and Olympic levels.
Multiple award winning musician, Innocent ‘2face’ Idibia, via an instagram post has lent his voice to the disgraceful treatment meted to African championship-winning Super Falcons by the Federal Government of Nigeria.
The Younger half of the R&B duo Psquare, Paul Okoye just took to his Instagram page to voice his anger on the “Why are you owing the falcons and make them protest in the streets” Matter.
The father of One, in His words
The protesting Super Falcons have returned to their Agura Hotel, Abuja after the Presidency promised to pay the money owed them by the Nigeria Football Federation on Friday.
Having money is one thing, having the wisdom to manage money is another thing. But some will say let the money come first. Such a misguided approach to issues of money. Lol!
Protesting Super Falcons of Nigeria have been given a paltry amount of N100,000 for successfully retaining their continental crown in Cameroon.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is hoping to avoid a return to Juventus in the Champions League last 16 after the holders blew a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against Borussia Dortmund and qualify second from Group F, AFP reports.
Victor Moses has revealed Cesar Azpilicueta is helping him thrive in his new role.
The 25-year-old has been a revelation after being converted to a wing-back by Antonio Conte.
Moses has started every game since Conte switched to a 3-4-3 formation, helping Chelsea win their last eight games on the spin.
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalung, on Thursday said the Federal Government did not expect the Super Falcons to win the just-concluded African Women’s Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
Dalung spoke with State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, amid continued protests by the victorious Falcons over their unpaid allowances and bonuses.
The Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, President, Amaju Pinnick has disclosed that the Super Falcons technical crew will be going to Europe for refresher courses.
Port Harcourt side, Rivers United football club have won the 2016 edition of the annual Shehu Dikko pre-season tournament in Kaduna after a devastating display of topnotch attacking football.
The ‘Pride of Rivers’ defeated Mutunchi Academy 3-2 and went on to overpowered Nasara FC 5-1 on the final day of the competition to emerge champions with 14 points from six matches.
The Super Falcons are set for a showdown with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) over the payment of $16,500 to each player, after they won this year’s African Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
Nigeria defeated the hosts 1-0 on Saturday to retain their title.
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic would have preferred a victory for his team to scoring a goal in the 1-1 draw against Everton in the Premier League on Sunday.
The Swede cleverly flicked the ball over onrushing Everton goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg to put United ahead at Goodison Park but Marouane Fellaini’s late foul on Idrissa Gueye gave Leighton Baines the chance to equalise from the spot.
Antonio Conte’s side have gone four points clear at the top of the Premier League after an impressive comeback win at the Etihad Stadium despite their defender’s blunder on the …
Man City boss Pep Guardiola says Chelsea winger Pedro is the danger man when his team face in-form Blues at the Etihad stadium
Guardiola is hoping Pedro doesn’t play well against his team, Pedro showers praise on his former coach in his days at Barcelona
Watford manager, Walter Mazzarri, has insisted that Odion Ighalo will not leave the club in the January transfer window.
The Super Eagles striker is struggling for form this season and has only scored once in 10 appearances for the Hornets this season.
Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has conceded that his team “may be” out of the Premier League title race this season.
The Red Devils travel to Everton on Sunday with 20 points, following their worst start to a league campaign
Head coach of Nigeria’s women senior national team, Florence Omagbemi, has vowed to shut out Cameroon and their home support, when they take on the hosts in the final of the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations on Saturday.
Gareth Southgate has finally been confirmed as England manager. The Reluctant One, who twice said he didn’t think he was ready for the job, has been given a four-year contract that will see him in charge of England for the 2018 World Cup and then through to Euro 2020 (should he last that long).