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Rohr lists 31 Eagles for Cameroon friendly in Austria

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr has drawn up a provisional squad of 31 players for Nigeria’s prestige international friendly game against five-time African champions, Cameroon in Austria on Friday, June 04, 2021. The game will take place at the Wiener Neustadt in the Austrian capital, Vienna. Top on the list unveiled on Friday is

Falcons, Black Queens headlines AWCON 2022 qualifiers

Continental powerhouses Nigeria and Ghana have been surprisingly drawn against each other in the first round of the qualifying series for the 12th Women African Cup of Nations that Morocco will host in the summer of next year. At the draw event held in CAF’s headquarters in Cairo on Monday, Equatorial Guinea will square up

Falcons to partake in WNT Summer Series in USA

Nine-time African champions, Nigeria will be one of four participating teams at this year’s WNT Summer Series that will also have the Women A National Teams of host nation United States of America, Portugal and Jamaica in attendance. The tournament is presented by AT&T 5G.      Matches will be played at the BBVA Stadium

Eagles trounce Crocodiles to end AFCON race on high

Three-time champions Nigeria soared high in concluding their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying series with a commanding 3-0 defeat of the Crocodiles of Lesotho on Wednesday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. Technical adviser Gernot Rohr rested first choice goalkeeper Maduka Okoye and started Tyronne Ebuehi at right back instead of Olaoluwa Aina, Oghenekaro

Eagles pip Squirrels, qualify for 2021 AFCON

Nigeria will be one of the participating teams at next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon but that ticket was secured three hours before a 1-0 win over Benin Republic in Porto Novo sealed a double over the Beninoise and ended an eight-year unbeaten run for the Squirrels at the Stade Charles de

Expect best NWFL performance against Rivers Angels – Osahon

FC Robo Queens head coach, Emmanuel Osahon has promised the very best performance from his side against visitors, Rivers Angels. The Lagos landladies are hosts of the Jewel of Rivers in Wednesday’s Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) matchday 10 clash at the Legacy Pitch, National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos. Both sides had mixed fortune heading

Rohr names Musa, 23 others for Squirrels, Crocodiles

Super Eagles’ manager, Gernot Rohr has included captain Ahmed Musa, vice captain William Ekong, goalkeeper Francis Uzoho, midfielder Wilfred Ndidi and forward Victor Osimhen in a 24-man list for this month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battles with Benin Republic and Lesotho. Nigeria, top of the Group E log with eight points (one ahead

Podium finish possible at Tokyo Games – Kalu

D'Tigress point-guard, Ezinne Kalu believes the team can go all the way to win a medal at the Summer Olympic Games. The 2019 FIBA Afrobasket Most Valuable Player (MVP) said with the right personnel and positive attitude from her teammates, a podium finish in Tokyo is possible. Fresh out of the 10 days

Funding key to glorious Olympics outing – Amukamara

D’Tigress point guard, Promise Amukamara has restated the importance of funding for the team in their quest to compete favorably against some of the best at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Speaking from her base in France, the 36th overall WNBA overall draft pick (2015) said to get the best out of the players and

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