Thursday, March 19, 2020

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    Keshi concedes Eagles need to improve

Keshi concedes Eagles need to improve

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, is expecting a better performance from his team in future games, compared  with what they mustered in the last two games with Greece and Scotland. Nigeria drew 0-0 with fellow World Cup finalists Greece in Philadelphia on Tuesday, as both sides created chances but were unable to find the target. And Keshi knows the team can [...]

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    Nigeria vs Greece friendly

Nigeria vs Greece friendly

Highlights of the international friendly match between Nigeria & Greece, in preparation for 2014 World Cup . [...]

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    Nations Cup hero Mba not going to Brazil 2014

Nations Cup hero Mba not going to Brazil 2014

Nigeria coach, Stephen Keshi, late Monday night put to rest the long wait for the release of the Super Eagles team to the Brazil 2014 World Cup, naming his previously-estranged captain, Joseph Yobo, in the final 23-man list. But the man who scored Nigeria's winning goal in the final of the 2013 African Cup of Nations in South Africa, Sunday Mba, will not be [...]

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    Keshi, here are the strengths and weaknesses of your oponents

Keshi, here are the strengths and weaknesses of your oponents

World Cup debutantes, Bosnia-Herzegovina, play Ivory Coast on Friday in Saint Louis, Missouri, United States. But Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, who is also in the US with his team, need not bother traveling or sending his assistant, Daniel Amokachi, to the venue to get first-hand information on Edin Dzeko and co. There are 811.48 miles (by air) from Saint Louis and [...]

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Dosu: Expect a better Eagles after Team USA friendly

Former U-23 goalkeeper, Dosu Joseph has said the Super Eagles would put up a better performance against U.S. compared to their 2-2 draw with Scotland on Wednesday. Joseph said the friendly against Scotland was not 100 per cent but the team should be assessed after the two remaining pre-World Cup games against Greece and Team USA. “By the time we play U.S., [...]

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Sanusi commends Eagles for holding Scotland

Mohammed Sanusi, Nigeria Football Federation's Director of Competitions, has commended the Super Eagles for their 2-2 draw against Scotland in an international friendly on Wednesday. The match is one of the friendlies lined up for the Super Eagles ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and Sanusi told NAN in Abuja that the essence of such match was not for [...]

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    Keshi: We’re footballers — not gamblers

Keshi: We’re footballers — not gamblers

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, has defended his players, following Wednesday’s 2-2 draw with Scotland — a game whose pre-match proceedings was dominated by match-fixing investigations. Keshi, who has won the Africa Cup of Nations as captain and coach, said his team was not affected by the off-field issues before the kick-off. “We did because it’s something ridiculous, something that we don’t [...]

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    Eagles fight back to snatch late equaliser against Scotland

Eagles fight back to snatch late equaliser against Scotland

A last-gasp equaliser by substitute Uche Nwofor rescued a draw for Nigeria in their World Cup warm-up match against Scotland at Fulham’s Craven Cottage. The match ended 2-2. Charlie Mulgrew’s audacious flick and an own goal from Azubuike Egwuekwe had given Scotland a 2-1 lead over the Super Eagles, but Nwofor pounced after a mix-up in the Scotland defence and poked [...]

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NFF release World Cup itinerary

The Nigeria Football Federation has perfected all arrangements that have to do with the Super Eagles’ run-in to the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals, according to Nigeria football spokesman Ademola Olajire. Olajire said in London on Wednesday that logistics for all friendly matches, hotel accommodation, international flights, local flights, movements to and from airports and hotels, feeding and conducive environments have [...]

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    Making Keshi’s 23-man squad: The dos, the don’ts

Making Keshi’s 23-man squad: The dos, the don’ts

It is the dream of every Nigerian player to be at the World Cup donning the green-white-green jersey of the country. Making the provisional 30-man list is a first step to boarding the aircraft to Brazil. Not being among the unlucky seven that will get chopped off the list is the next. Here is what each player needs to do and avoid [...]

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