Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria Super Eagles’

Former Nigerian Olympic captain, Isaac Promise, dies at 31

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 4, 2019
Isaac Promise, who captained Nigeria to the 2008 Olympic silver medal and scored 79 goals in 11 professional seasons in Turkey, died late Wednesday after collapsing at his apartment gym in Austin, Texas, authorities said. He was 31. Bold was playing for the Austin Bold of the USL and the team said Thursday that he […]

As Super Eagles battle Chipolopolo of Zambia

by Breaking Timeson October 9, 2016
The Super Eagles will start their campaign for the 2018 World Cup today when they play the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Ndola. Nigeria will not be at the 2017 AFCON in Gabon after failing to qualify for the competition for the second consecutive edition. The three-time African champions and five-time World Cup qualifiers have a […]

Breaking: Nigeria gets Cameroun, Algeria, Zambia for 2018 W/Cup qualifiers

by Breaking Timeson June 24, 2016
The Nigerian national team, Super Eagles, was on Friday, grouped with Zambia, Cameroun, Algeria in Group B of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup African qualifiers. The draw was just concluded at the CAF headquarters in Cairo. The group winners qualify for 2018 World Cup in Russia The groupings are as follows: Group A Tunisia […]

Siasia Shortlists Mikel Obi, Ighalo, 34 Others for Olympic Squad

by Breaking Timeson June 24, 2016
The head coach of Nigeria’s Olympic football team, Samson Siasia, has submitted a list of 35 players for a final training camp in the United States of America ahead of this year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Super Eagles’ captain John Mikel Obi, South Africa –based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi, defender William Troost and Odion […]

Shaibu Amodu is finally Laid to Rest at his Hometown

by Breaking Timeson June 12, 2016
The remains of the technical director of the Nigeria Football Federation(NFF) and former Super Eagles coach, Shaibu Amodu, have been interred in his hometown of Okpella in Edo state. Amodu died in his sleep after complaining of chest pain on Friday. Teras flowed freely as the hearse which conveyed his corpse from Stella Obasanjo Hospital, […]

DISGRACE | Eagles Refuse to Exchange Jerseys as Kit Supply Runs Low

by Breaking Timeson May 29, 2016
It was a disgraceful scene in France Friday night when players of Nigeria Super Eagles could not exchange jerseys with their Malian counterparts after their friendly. With president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick in the crowd in Rouen, the Mali players were shocked when the Super Eagles rejected overtures for them to […]