Saturday, January 19, 2019

Tag "Supersand Eagles"

    Super Sand Eagles lose final of Beach Soccer AFCON to Senegal

Super Sand Eagles lose final of Beach Soccer AFCON to Senegal

Nigeria's Supersand Eagles have been defeated by Senegal in the final of the Beach Soccer African Cup of Nations (AFCON).The Senegalese side won the game 6-1, following a more clinical performance than their first meeting with Nigeria at the start of the tournament.Despite the second period ending at a respectable 2-1, they went all fangs out in the third and final [...]

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    Super Sand Eagles defeat Egypt to qualify for Beach Soccer World Cup

Super Sand Eagles defeat Egypt to qualify for Beach Soccer World Cup

Nigeria's Super Sand Eagles have sealed a spot at the 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.Courtesy of the 7-6 victory over Egypt, the Nigerian team also qualified for the final of the ongoing Beach Soccer African Cup of Nations (AFCON).Nigeria's beach soccer poster boy, Abu Azeez, scored his 100th international goal in the game on Wednesday.The first period saw Egypt [...]

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    AFCON: Super Sand Eagles one win away from World Cup spot

AFCON: Super Sand Eagles one win away from World Cup spot

Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles are on the verge of qualifying for the 2019 World Cup after a 4-2 defeat of Tanzania on Monday.Abu Azeez scored one of Nigeria’s four goals to take his African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tally to three – same as Emeka Ogbonna.Similarly, Taiwo Adams, who netted twice against Senegal on the opening day, has three goals [...]

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    Super Sand Eagles thump Libya to bounce back in Beach Soccer AFCON

Super Sand Eagles thump Libya to bounce back in Beach Soccer AFCON

The Super Sand Eagles defeated Libya 6-3 to brighten their chance of a place in the semi-final of the Beach Soccer African Cup of Nations.The two-time African champions had lost their opening game via a penalty shootout to Senegal after both teams were inseparable at 4-4.Emeka Ogbonna scored two of the goals while Abu Azeez, a top player in the Nigerian [...]

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    Super Sand Eagles lose first game of Beach Soccer AFCON to Senegal

Super Sand Eagles lose first game of Beach Soccer AFCON to Senegal

Four-time champions Senegal defeated Nigeria 2-0 on penalties following a 4-4 stalemate after regulation and extra time.The first game of the Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) took place in Egypt on Saturday.Nigeria, two-time champions, took the fight to the Senegalese but the West African team refused to bow to the firepower of the Supersand Eagles.Emeka Ogbonna was among the [...]

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    Sand Eagles tackle Seychelles, Egypt, Cote d’Ivoire in tourney

Sand Eagles tackle Seychelles, Egypt, Cote d’Ivoire in tourney

Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles will play hosts Seychelles, Egypt and Cote d’Ivoire in Group A of the 2015 African Beach Soccer Championship.The competition which is scheduled for April 14 to 19 will see Ghana, Morocco, Senegal and Madagascar play in Group B.Nigeria will play the host nation in the opening match of the tournament before meeting Cote d’Ivoire and Egypt [...]

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    Supersand Eagles qualify for ABSC after Libya’s withdrawal

Supersand Eagles qualify for ABSC after Libya’s withdrawal

Supersand Eagles have qualified for the 2015 African Beach Soccer Championship (ABSC) finals after Libya withdrew from the qualifying competition.The North Africans’ withdrawal has been communicated to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), meaning the 2007 and 2009 champions go through to the finals scheduled for Seychelles between April 14 and 19 without kicking the ball.But Nigeria’s coach, Audu Adamu Ejo, [...]

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    Supersand Eagles claim bronze in Durban

Supersand Eagles claim bronze in Durban

The national beach soccer team, the Supersand Eagles, defeated host South Africa in Durban 9-3 to claim the bronze medal at the Power Horse invitational tournament.A 6-5 loss to Senegal on Saturday denied Nigeria a place in the final, but they were able to rescue something from the invitational with a third place finish.Warri Wolves’ forward Abu Azeez was the [...]

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    Supersand Eagles lose to Senegal

Supersand Eagles lose to Senegal

Nigeria beach soccer team, the Supersand Eagles, lost 6-5 to Senegal in the first semi-final of the Power Horse invitational beach soccer tournament in Durban, South Africa on Saturday.   Victor Talle scored four goals, while Abu Azeez scored a goal to take his tally to four following his hat-trick against Ghana in the 5-2 win on Friday but Senegal scored [...]

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    Supersand Eagles tackle Ghana in Durban

Supersand Eagles tackle Ghana in Durban

Nigeria’s Supersand Eagles will play Ghana’s beach soccer national team on Friday in their first match at the Power Horse invitational tournament in Durban, South Africa.The 2011 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup quarter-finalists will file out against the Ghanaians at 2.30pm Nigeria time on Friday.In other matches, Morocco take on Cote d’Ivoire from 12noon; Senegal meet Mozambique from 1pm and [...]

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    Ejo calls 20 Sand Eagles to camp

Ejo calls 20 Sand Eagles to camp

Supersand Eagles coach, Audu Adamu Ejo, has invited 20 players to camp.The two-time African champions are preparing for next month’s Power Horse Invitational Tournament in South Africa as well as the qualifiers for the African Beach Soccer Championship.Ejo, who led the team to seventh position at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Ravenna, Italy in 2011, has ordered the [...]

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