Ezenwa To Captain Eagles For CHAN Qualifiers

By James Agberebi: FC IfeanyiUbah goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has been chosen as captain of the home-based Super Eagles by coach Salisu Yusuf, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Ezenwa's choice as captain was announced on the Super Eagles verified Twitter handle on Wednesday. He will be assisted by Enyimba defender Chima Akas. "Coach Salisu Yusuf names Ikechukwu Ezenwa as Captain … Read More

Odah, Olatunbosun: Benin Republic Can’t Stop Eagles From CHAN

By Izuchukwu Okosi: Home-based Super Eagles stars Okiemute Odah and Sikiru Olatunbosun are hopeful that Benin Republic will not pose problems for Nigeria in August in the second round of qualifiers for the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN), Completesportsnigeria. com reports. Benin Republic defeated Togo 7-6 on penalties on Sunday after their first round tie ended 2-2 … Read More

UCL Qualifiers: Emenike Scores, Samuel Benched As Olympiacos, CSKA Win

By James Agberebi: Former Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike was on target for his new Greek club Olympiacos who defeated Serbian club Partizan Belgrade 3-1 away in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League third qualifying round tie on Tuesday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The game was Emenike’s second outing for Olympiacos since his move from … Read More

Amuneke: Rohr, NFF On Course; Need Nigerians’ Support

By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Super Eagles winger, Emmanuel Amuneke, has backed head coach Gernot Rohr's monitoring of Super Eagles players in his efforts to ensure that Nigeria qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.  Amuneke spoke with Completesportsnigeria.com on Tuesday on Rhor's intentions of guaging the psyche of the Eagles players ahead of the 2018 World Cup … Read More

Ugbade: AFCON Expansion No Guarantee Super Eagles Will Qualify

By James Agberebi: Former Nigeria international Nduka Ugbade feels the increase in the number of participating countries from 16 to 24 for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon is not a guarantee that the Super Eagles will qualify, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. CAF's executive committee on Thursday decided to expand AFCON and move the calendar from January/February … Read More

CHAN Qualifiers: Benin Captain Seibou Expects Tough Match Vs Nigeria, Calls For Hard Work

Benin Republic captain, Mama Seibou, says he expects a difficult game for his side when they face the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria in the Final Round of the qualifiers for the 2018 CHAN, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Benin edged Togo 7-6 on penalty shootout in the second leg, First Round qualifiers in Cotonou on Sunday. The game ended 1-1 … Read More