Three Nigerian players based in France have missed training at the gym in Lagos ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Qualifiers games against Lesotho and Benin Republic on March 27 and 30. This is according to the Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, who briefed journalists while the players had a light training … Continue reading Three Players Miss Training Over COVID-19 In Eagles Camp Read Full Story
Six Super Eagles players have arrived camp at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos ahead of Saturday’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Benin Republic in Port Novo, The PUNCH reports. This was made known via a tweet from the Super Eagles on Sunday. The players are captain Ahmed Musa, William Troost-Ekong, Ola Aina,...
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Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has handed a late call-up to Abia Warriors defender Adeleke Adekunle as a replacement for Leganes star Kenneth Omeruo. Spanish Segunda side Leganes had gone back on their word to allow Omeruo link up with the Eagles for their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin and Lesotho. Leganes...
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Former Super Eagles winger, George Finidi, has questioned the choice of some players selected by coach Gernot Rohr for Nigeria’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho later this month, The PUNCH reports. Rohr released a 24-man list for the games on Tuesday, listing two defenders Shehu Abdulahi and Semi Ajayi […] Read Full Story
’Tosin Oluwalowo Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is under pressure to drop his captain Ahmed Musa from the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Lesotho and Benin Republic later this month. Musa has been without a club since quitting Saudi side Al Nassr in October 2020. He has however continued to enjoy the support of […] Read Full Story
Super Eagles of Nigeria By Emmanuel Okogba Dates for the last phase of AFCON Qualifiers for Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been confirmed. While the penultimate match against Benin Republic will hold on Saturday, March 27th at Charles De Gaulle Stadium in Porto Novo, the Super Eagles will return to Lagos for the first time in
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…as team camp opens March 22 Johnny Edward The Super Eagles 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Benin Republic has been fixed for Saturday, March 27 in Port Novo, The PUNCH reports. The PUNCH also gathered that the team’s training camp billed for Lagos will begin on March 22. Eagles coach Gernot Rohr also […] Read Full Story
’Tosin Oluwalowo Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, is banking on striker Victor Osimhen being fit enough to return to action when the team play their last 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The Eagles play their last two qualifiers away to Benin Republic and at home to Lesotho next month. Speaking with BBC, the Franco-German […] Read Full Story
Toni Ufoh Former Super Eagles stars Ike Shorunmu and Edema Fuludu have urged Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr to consider players from the Nigerian Professional Football League in his squad for next month’s 2021 AFCON qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho. After the Eagles’ 4-4 draw against Sierra Leone at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin […] Read Full Story
’Tosin Oluwalowo Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has hinted that no new player will be invited for the forthcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho. Speaking in an interview on the Eagles YouTube page after returning to Nigeria Monday, Rohr debunked media reports that some new players had been granted […] Read Full Story