How Egypt, Tunisia, Senegal, Madagascar qualified for Africa Cup of Nations

Madagascar has qualified for the African Cup of Nations finals for the first time by beating Equatorial Guinea 1-0 in Vontovorona. Thailand-based midfielder Njiva Rakotoharimalala, 26, scored the only goal. They became the first team to qualify for a place in the finals that have now been expanded from 16 teams to 24. They were later joined by Egypt, More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
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Ghana 2018: Dennerby invites Oshoala, Oparanozie, 45 others

Asisat Oshoala By Albert Akota Head Coach of the Senior Women National Team, Thomas Dennerby has invited 45 players for the first phase of camping of the team ahead of November’s Africa Cup of Nations holding More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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We‘ll beat Libya in Tunisia -Iwobi assures Nigerians

Super Eagles winger, Samuel Kalu in action against Libya on Saturday …We will avenge the defeat -Libya captain By Amaechi Agbo Super Eagles playmaker, Alexandra Iwobi has expressed optimism that the team will More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Super Eagles coach clears air on Mikel Obi’s international future

Gernot Rohr and Mikel Obi Mikel Obi may still be the central figure in the Super Eagles under the guidance of Gernot Rohr and the captain definitely in consideration at some point in the future, but for the now More...

By new On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Eagles Donate N6m to Nigerian Amputee Football Team

Nigeria Amputee Football team By Albert Akota The Super Eagles donated $16,530 (about N6m naira) to the Nigeria Amputee Football team ahead of this month’s World Cup in Mexico. The three time African Champions More...

By new On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Rohr drops Onazi, Shehu others from Tunisia trip

Eddy Onazi in action By Albert Akota Two Turkish-based players will certainly not feature for the Super Eagles when they meet Libya in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on Tuesday, with manager Gernot Rohr More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Eagles camp bumbles as Onazi, Omeruo, Etebo, Ndidi, Onyekuru arrive

Ahmed Musa in action By Albert Akota Trabzonspor midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi and CD Leganes defender Kenneth Omeruo are among the latest players to have arrived the Super Eagles’ camp in Uyo at the time of this report, More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
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Why I decided to float a football club -Lulu

Fosla Football Club players with FCT FA members during the inauguration By Amaechi Agbo In this interview, former Nigeria Football Federation President, Alhaji Sani Lulu discusses the view behind the floating of More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic emerges JAMB football tourney in Ilorin

Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic Albert Akota with agency report Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, Kaduna State, has emerged the champions of 2nd JAMB Higher Institutions Football competition in Ilorin. The boys from Zaria More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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CBN Games: 24 financial institutions battle for star prize

CBN Governor,Emefiele By Albert Akota The 32nd edition of the All Financial Institutions Football Competition (AFIFC) sponsored by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in collaboration with the Nigeria Football Federation More...