Emmanuel Babayaro slams Super Eagles, calls them ‘Fashionistas’
Atlanta ’96 Olympic Games hero Emmanuel Babayaro has slammed the massive attention given to Nigeria’s jerseys at the Fifa World Cup following their underwhelming start at the tournament. The Super Eagles stole the limelight with their Nike-designed wears – a reminiscent of the country’s jerseys at their maiden World... Read more
Aiteo Magic and Super Eagles New Theme Song
The world cup is here again, and the destination is Russia. Countries have fought hard to be there. Some succeeded and qualified, others, will have to try again in four years. Nigeria is one of the lucky ones that will be flying the continent’s flag high in football’s biggest... Read more
World Cup: Eagles lacked creativity against Croatia – Okocha
Former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha has blamed the lack of creativity in the team’ s midfield for their 2 – 0 loss to Croatia on Saturday in their opening Group D match at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. An own goal from OghenekaroEtebo and a converted penalty... Read more
Russia 2018: Don’t give up on Super Eagles, Ekweremadu begs Nigerians
Deputy President of the Senate , Ike Ekweremadu , has urged Nigerians not to give up on Super Eagles after their Saturday loss to Croatia in ongoing World Cup competition in Russia. Ekweremadu made the call in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr Uche Anichukwu, on... Read more
Eagles Will Get N18M For Every Goal Not Replied – Aiteo
Super Eagles of Nigeria will get 50,000 USD (N18m) for every unreplied goal scored at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, oil giants Aiteo have revealed. Aiteo who are the official partner of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) made the disclosure on Thursday. According to the Executive Vice... Read more
Super Eagles pose for a pic after training
The Super Eagles have intensified preparations for their world cup opener with Croatia on Saturday. Moral and team spirit is very high at their camp in Essentuki. They will play Croatia, Iceland and Argentina in the group stages of the World Cup tournament. See pictures: Read more
Energy Giant, Aiteo, Sponsors Hit Theme Song for Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup
Aiteo Group, the Official Optimum Partner of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), last Saturday premiered to industry applause, an official theme song to mentally boost the Super Eagles of Nigeria to go for glory at the Russia 2018 World Cup. This is also as they pledged to donate $50,000... Read more
Russia 2018: Bonfrere fears for Super Eagles, says individual play not good
Former Super Eagles head coach, Johanes Bonfrere has expressed fear for the Super Eagles at the FIFA World Cup set to kick start tomorrow 14th June, 2018. He said that Nigerians are changing the system as up till now, the players don’t know what they must play or where... Read more
I’ll behave myself at World Cup – Dele Alli
England attacking midfielder, Dele Alli has promised to not to fall foul of new FIFA regulations introduced for the World Cup, which allow referees to punish players retrospectively for infringements during a match. The new rules, backed by Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology, could lead to players being punished... Read more
FIFA officially reveals new trophies for the 2018 World Cup
The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will be the 21st FIFA World Cup, and the quadrennial international football tournament will showcase 32 of the best men’s national teams of the member associations of FIFA. The football governing body has officially unveiled new trophies for 2018 world cup in... Read more