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Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Gives N5m Pledge to Super Eagles

The Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has fulfilled his N5 million pledge to the Super Eagles for their performance at the Russia 2018 World Cup. Ugwuanyi congratulated the Eagles for their performance and wished them luck as they returned to their respective clubs. Read more…

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Super Eagles Head Home With High Hopes For Next World Cup

Yet Rohr insists that Nigerians have every reason to be optimistic, with young stars such as Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi and Leicester trio Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Musa set to learn and improve ahead of Qatar in 2022. “Nigerians understand that,” he said. “But we want to make them happy and it’s not only the results, it’s also attitude and fair play. Read more…

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Super Eagles Idowu Vows End to Messi World Cup Dream

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr is determined Messi doesn’t star again, even though unashamedly a fan of the five-time world player of the year.

“Everybody loves him … (But) in football there is no mercy, there is no pity,” said the 64-year-old Rohr, an uncompromising defender who played most of his career with French side Bordeaux. “Everyone wants to win and no one can make any gifts, even if we like him so much.” Read more…

Nigeria have been drawn in Group D for the World Cup
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$300k Bonus Missed By Super Eagles After Croatia Loss

The team’s loss against Croatia meant they also lost out on another $50,000 promised to them by the federation sponsor Aiteo, while Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki also promised the team another $50,000 for all games won, according to NFF president Amaju Pinnick. Read more…

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Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City to Host Super Eagles

“When next people who are here (at the rebranding ceremony) come to watch a game at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, you will see a brand new stadium that is comparable to international standards,” observed the deputy governor who regularly trains with Bendel Insurance at the facility. Read more. Read more…