Eagles and Everton striker, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, has promised to bang in goals for Nigeria at the Angola 2010 Nations Cup, this according to him was to announce his return to full fitness.Read More
Coach Amodu Shuaibu appears to be learning fast.While the Presidential Task Force on the World Cup plans to hire a foreign coach for the World Cup if he fails at the Nations Cup in Angola, the head coach of the Eagles has a strong plan to nip their plan in the bud.Read More
There have been serious efforts to attribute the 9-1 defeat to the fact that Zaire’s coach was Yugoslav, but the records merely reflect Africa’s disgrace.No African winner of the Nations Cup, since then, if it managed to get a World Cup ticket, made a respectable impact.Read More
According to retired international midfielder Rabah Madjer, it is practically impossible to imagine Angola not progressing to the knockout stages of the African Cup of Nations for the simple reason that they are hosting it.Read More
WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye has revealed he could take part in a â€œnew Rumble in the Jungleâ€ fight in Africa.The 29_year_old Briton secured his world title with a points victory over Nikolai Valuev in November and is set for a mandatory title defence against Puerto Rican John Ruiz early in 2010.Providing he beats 37 year old Ruiz, Haye could face Ukrainian Vitali Klitschko later in the year.Read More
THESE are magic men of a truly spectacular decade of sport.Some of these performers burst on to the scene with stunning flashes of genius that shocked the world. Others have stood the test of time to see off all_comers and still dine at the top table of their chosen professions. Some have been so sublime,
World Cup Appearances: One AFCON Appearances: Twenty-OneAFCON Titles: SixÂ Even though they have won this title more times than anyone else and took the last two editions, this tournament happens to come at a particularly sensitive time for an Egyptian team that is still reeling from their World Cup exit at the hands of bitter
Former Nigerian international, Friday Ekpo has predicted a bright Nations Cup campaign for Nigeria, saying that the Eagles could go all the way to the final of the continental fiesta.Read More
Gabon were impressive in the qualifiers, losing out on a World Cup spot to giants Cameroon, but they now have the African Cup of Nations in their sights…Read More
True to his words, Chief Coach of the national team, Shaibu Amodu, yesterday, had the last laugh as he was able to convince chieftains of the Nigeria Football Federation to reduce the number of players to 24 instead of the 32 released to the media, penultimate week.Read More
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All roads lead to the residence of FIFA and CAF Executive Committee member, Nigeriaâ€™s Dr. Amos Adamu, as he turns 57 today. For over a decade now, the name Adamu has become synonymous with sports in the country.Read More
South Korea coach, Huh Jun-moo, has requested for a friendly against Ghana or Coteâ€™d Ivoire to prepare his wards against Nigeria ahead of their group B clash at the South Africa 2010.Read More
The Federal Government Monday night hosted the Green Eagles for qualifying for the World Cup in South Africa next year.
They rewarded them with gifts. Coach Shaibu Amodu got a jeep and N1m in cash. His assistants, Daniel Amokachi, Alloy Agu and Fatai Amoo, got half a million naira each.
Shaibu Amodu, Eagles Chief Coach, has promised to live up to expectations in next monthâ€™s African Cup of Nations in Angola. Amodu made the promise after he was given a brand new jeep of undisclosed model and brand for his efforts in qualifying the nation for the South Africa 2010 World Cup finals.Read More