Posts Tagged ‘Qatar’

4 Star Performance:Flying Eagles on a flying Start Against Qatar

Nigeria began their quest for the 2019 FIFA World Cup title with a resounding 4-0 victory over Qatar at the Mjieski Stadium, Tychy on Friday evening. The Flying Eagles got two goals in the first half and added another two in the second 45 minutes to secure the emphatic victory. Maxwell Effiom with a first-time […]

Nigeria versus Qatar:Flying Eagles Captain Promises Three Points

Flying Eagles captain Ikouwem Udoh Utin has revealed that his side  will go all out for the three points when they take to the pitch of the 15,300 –capacity Tychy Stadium against Qatar in the opening match of Group D of the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup finals on Friday evening. Utin told on […]

FIFA Abandons Plans to Expand 2022 World Cup to 48 Teams

The hope of expanding the 2022 World cup to 48 teams have been abandoned by the World governing soccer body,FIFA. Fifa president Gianni Infantino said last year the expansion from 32 teams could be brought forward from 2026 to the 2022 tournament in Qatar. The change would have required Qatar to share hosting duties with […]

Qatar football team face FIFA sanction for Emir t-shirt

The Qatari National football team could face disciplinary action from FIFA after its players warmed up for a World Cup qualifier against South Korea wearing t-shirts showing support for the country’s Emir , Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. The show of support for Emir came after several Gulf nations and Egypt cut ties with […]

TERRORISM | Qatar now a Pariah State as Arab Nations cut ties

A number of Arab countries includ­ing Saudi Arabia and Egypt have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of destabilizing the region. They say Qatar backs militant groups in­cluding so-called Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda, which Qatar denies. The Saudi state news agency SPA said Ri­yadh had closed its borders, severing land, sea and air […]

4 Men arrested Attempting to smuggle Cocaine to China, Indonesia and Qatar (PHOTOS)

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on Friday, November 4th, arrested four drug couriers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, while attempting to take the drugs to China, Indonesia and Qatar. The spokesman of the anti-narcotics agency, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, gave the names of the suspects as Aniebue Peter Nnamma, […]