President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi, has urged Nigerians to come out in their large numbers, especially those based in the Republic of South Africa, to give massive support to the national football team, Super Eagles, in Saturdayâ€™s FIFA World Cup Group B opener against Argentina in Ellis Park.Read More
The Delta State Government has inaugurated the Central organizing Committee (Delta State Chapter) for the 17th National Sports Festival Tagged â€œGarden City 2010â€Read More
Soccer lovers jubilated in Asaba yesterday as the state government commissioned public Television viewing centres in the city.Read More
Eagles comfortable with Lagerbackâ€™s style Eagles captain Nwankwo Kanu said that the team has adapted well to the style coach Lars Lagerbackâ€™s approach to the game.Read More
After watching the last warm up match between the Nigeria and Korea in which the Nigerians ran away with a 3-1 victory, President-General of the Nigeria Football and other sports supporters club, Rafiu Ladipo has declared that the national team , the Green Eagles will triumph in South Africa.Read More
On Saturday against Argentina, Nigeria will be the underdogs and not under pressure to win, according to Super Eagles stars.Read More
Nigeriaâ€™s Lars Lagerback says, barring anything major, his starting team for next weekâ€™s opening match against Argentina is set.Read More
Eagles vice captain, Joseph Yobo, said that the team has been boosted by their 3-1 win against North Korea last Sunday.Read More
Eagles defender, Danny Shittu, said that the group B World Cup opener against Argentina on Saturday, will be a hard fought one.Read More
Eagles coach Lars Lagerback has expressed satisfaction with the teamâ€™s official residence in Richard Bay, Durban.
The Eagles settled for Richard Bay after previous accommodation arrangements collapsed.
WE know, you know we are the BEST in sports reporting. We have the best hands who are experienced, versatile; ex-footballers and former athletes in our fold. And as the World Cup knocks on the door, we have rolled out our tank and our reliable army to go to the former enclave of apartheid, South Africa.Read More
Coach Lars Lagerback says the Super Eagles showed in their game against North Korea that they can do without Mikel Obi.
Lagerback, in his appraisal after the friendly match in Pretoria Sunday night, x_rayed the midfield and the entire game plan that earned him his first victory with the team.
Nigeriaâ€™s defender Joseph Yobo, who captained the Super Eagles in their clash with North Korea, says the whole team must take responsibility for the slip which made them concede a goal in the match.Read More
Eaglesâ€™ striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni yesterday lamented the absence of midfielder John Obi Mikel who was forced out of the World Cup by the knee injury he suffered during the course of the premier league season.Read More
President Goodluck Jonathan will give a pep talk to the Super Eagles in their camp ahead of their encounter with Argentina on June 12, Nigeriaâ€™s High Commissioner to South Africa, retired Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa, has said.Read More