2021 AFCON Qualifiers

Uzoho delighted to mark Super Eagles return with Victory

Francis Uzoho has described as thrilling his return to the national team after almost two years. Uzoho last featured for the Super Eagles in 2019, where he injured his Achilles and was subsequently ruled out of action for almost eight months. The 22 year-old however make his return to the starting line up in Tuesday’s […]

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Leicester City celebrate Iheanacho and Ndidi after AFCON Qualification

Leicester City celebrated Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi after the duo helped Nigeria qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations. Iheanacho and Ndidi featured in the victories over Benin Republic and Lesotho on Saturday and Tuesday respectively. The six points were enough to help Nigeria win the group and also finish the campaign without a […]

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Adekunle Adeleke hopes for more opportunities with Super Eagles

Abia Warriors Defender Adeleke Adekunle failed to make his much anticipated debut for Nigeria during the AFCON qualifying matches against Benin Republic and Lesotho, but insists he didn’t feel any disappointment. Adekunle was one of three home based players invited by coach Gernot Rohr for the final two Afcon qualifiers. The Defender watched both matches […]

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Maduka Okoye confident Super Eagles will pick six points in Remaining AFCON Qualifying Matches

Maduka Okoye insists the Super Eagles will go all out for the maximum six points against Benin Republic and Lesotho respectively. Okoye was in goal when the Super Eagles gave up a four-goal lead to draw 4-4 against Sierra Leone in Benin City last November. He bounced back to keep a clean sheet during the […]

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AFCON Qualifiers: Omotoyossi dismisses Super Eagles Threat

Republic of Benin international, Razak Omotoyossi has fired a warning shot to the Super Eagles ahead of the AFCON qualifier in March. Omotoyossi believes the Squirrels of Benin will defeat Nigeria comfortably in the second leg clash between the sides. The Striker who has earned 35 caps for Benin Republic was denied the opportunity to […]

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AFCON Qualifiers: Omotoyossi dismisses Super Eagles Threat

Republic of Benin international, Razak Omotoyossi has fired a warning shot to the Super Eagles ahead of the AFCON qualifier in March. Omotoyossi believes the Squirrels of Benin will defeat Nigeria comfortably in the second leg clash between the sides. The Striker who has earned 35 caps for Benin Republic was denied the opportunity to […]

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