NIGERIA’S SUPER EAGLES TEAM WINS AFRICAN CUP OF NATIONS

The curtain came down on the Orange Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) at the National Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday evening when Nigeria and Burkina Faso dueled to decide the champion team of Africa. After 94 minutes of action, the Super Eagles had secured their third Afcon title by a 1-0 margin. Vuvuzelas blared and… [Continue Reading]

NIGERIA’S SUPER EAGLES FOOTBALL TEAM LINEUP FOR NATIONS CUP IN SOUTH AFRICA

Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama (Maccabi Tel Aviv, Israel); Austin Ejide (Hapoel Be’er Sheba, Israel); Chigozie Agbim (Enugu Rangers, Nigeria) Defenders: Elderson Echiejile (SC Braga, Portugal); Juwon Oshaniwa (Ashdod FC, Israel); Joseph Yobo (Fenerbahce, Turkey); Efe Ambrose (Celtic FC, Scotland); Azubuike Egwuekwe (Warri Wolves, Nigeria); Kenneth Omeruo (ADO Den Haag, Netherlands); Godfrey Oboabona (Sunshine Stars, Nigeria) Midfielders:… [Continue Reading]

BRAZIL FOOTBALL TEAM REFUSES TO PLAY EAGLES IN NIGERIA DUE TO BOKO HARAM ATTACKS

The activities of terror group, Boko Haram, in northern Nigeria have denied the Super Eagles of a high-profile friendly against Brazil. The Eagles were due to play the former world champions in Nigeria during a FIFA window in September but the recent bombings in some northern states forced the Brazilians to reconsider their proposed visit… [Continue Reading]

CHRIS OBODO RELEASED BY HIS KIDNAPPERS IN NIGERIA: THERE’S STILL HOPE!

I finally have goos news to report to you regarding Chris Obodo. Christian Obodo who was kidnapped yesterday by some armed youths in Effurum Delta State,South South Nigeria has been released. A message from Warri said the Eagles midfielder was released this evening and he has rejoined his family. No one could confirm if a ransom… [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN SUPER EAGLES AND UDINESE FOOTBALL PLAYER, CHRIS OBODO KIDNAPPED IN WARRI, NIGERIA

Reports say that Super Eagles  and Udinese Italy player Christain Obodo was kidnapped this morning in his home in his hometown Effurum, Warri in Delta State, Nigeria. Though the details of the kidnap are still sketchy and not fully confirmed, it was gathered that the football/soccer player was on holiday in Nigeria after the end… [Continue Reading]