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[Reports] : Pirates' Top Defender To 'Leave' This Week

Orlando Pirates defender, Olisa Ndah, wouldn't have certainly thought his luck would come this quickly when he joined the Soweto giants during the close season. The hugely-talented 23-year old star has been a revelation in the Pirates team, with his sound defensive displays having shored up a defence that had been porous for a while.

  7 months ago ago
[Reports] : Pirates' Top Defender To 'Leave' This Week

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Orlando Pirates to lose star player at the end of the season after he attracted Oversea team

Via Orlando Pirates: Olisa Ndah Pirates Orlando Pirates’ Olisa Ndah attracts ‘serious’ interest from Swedish club! Orlando Pirates star defender Olisah Ndah has supposedly drawn in interest from a Swedish club in front of the following season. Ndah has been a disclosure for Pirates since joining from Nigerian side Akwa United toward the beginning of the ebb and flow DStv Premiership season.

  5 months ago ago
Orlando Pirates to lose star player at the end of the season after he attracted Oversea team

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OPINION: Why Shehu Abdullahi Deserves To Be In Nigeria's Squad For The 2021 AFCON

Augustine Eguavoen, the Super Eagles interim head coach, has chosen his final 28-man team for the 33rd Africa Cup of Nations, which will be held in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6, 2022. Shehu Abdullahi, a 28-year-old center-back, has sparked outrage among Nigerian supporters, who believe he should not have been included on the list.

  7 months ago ago
OPINION: Why Shehu Abdullahi Deserves To Be In Nigeria's Squad For The 2021 AFCON

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Nigeria Break Silence On Dennis Drama

Nigeria interval lead trainer Augustine Eguavoen has uncovered Watford compromised star forward Emmanuel Dennis about the Africa Cup of Nations. Dennis, 24, was called up to the Super Eagles crew later Gernot Rohr's firing in the wake of being neglected for determination by the German because of a supposed aftermath.

  7 months ago ago
Nigeria Break Silence On Dennis Drama

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Pirates top defender to leave this week?

Olisa Ndah, an Orlando Pirates defender, couldn't have predicted his good fortune when he joined the Soweto giants during the close season. The Pirates' multi-talented 23-year-old star has been a revelation, with his solid defensive performances bolstering a defense that had been weak for some time.

  7 months ago ago
Pirates top defender to leave this week?

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Opinion: How Nigeria Could Line Up Against Egypt In Group D Opener, If Peseiro Is Appointed Coach

On January 11th, the Super Eagles will take on Egypt in the first match of Group D at the FIFA World Cup. Gernot Rohr was recently relieved of his duties by the Super Eagles following a disappointing run of results for the Super Eagles. Augustine Eguavoen was appointed as the team's interim coach in his place.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: How Nigeria Could Line Up Against Egypt In Group D Opener, If Peseiro Is Appointed Coach

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Opinion: Three Reasons Why The NFF Approached Jose Mourinho For The Super Eagles Job

The Super Eagles have recently relieved long-time coach Gernot Rohr of his responsibilities following a poor run of results for the Super Eagles. He was replaced by Augustine Eguavoen, a Nigerian football legend who served as interim management. Amaju Pinnick, the president of the Nigeria Football Federation, revealed today that he had discussions with Roma manager Jose Mourinho as part of his search for a permanent coach for the Super Eagles.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: Three Reasons Why The NFF Approached Jose Mourinho For The Super Eagles Job

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Opinion: Two Nigerian Coaches Who Are Good Enough To Manage A Top Club In England

Nigeria is said to be one of the best countries in Africa for professional football. Nigeria has made a lot of great footballers in the last few years. Football coaches like Augustine Eguavoen and Stephen Keshi have been good at what they do. Nigeria has also made some good ones, like However, it is important to point out that no Nigerian coach has been in charge of a top football team in the United Kingdom.

  6 months ago ago
Opinion: Two Nigerian Coaches Who Are Good Enough To Manage A Top Club In England

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Opinion: Why Nigerians Might Be Happy After Super Eagles AFCON Squad Was Announced

In a long-awaited announcement today, Augustine Eguavoen revealed the Super Eagles' preliminary squad for the forthcoming African Nations Cup qualifier against Mali. It should be noted that Nigeria, along with other countries like as Senegal, Egypt, Algeria, and Morocco, has been tipped to win the tournament.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Nigerians Might Be Happy After Super Eagles AFCON Squad Was Announced

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The Nigeria Football Federation has officially announced the appointment of their new head coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has officially announced the appointment of their new head coach. The Super Eagles have been searching for another manager since Augustine Eguavoen ventured down from the job in March after the team's failure to qualify for the FIFA World Cup in the not so distant future.

  2 months ago ago
The Nigeria Football Federation has officially announced the appointment of their new head coach

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OPINION: Two Players Who Should Be Invited To Replace Ahmed Musa In The Super Eagles Squad

Ahmed Musa is one of the most well-known players in Nigerian football history. The former Leicester City midfielder has made over 100 appearances for Nigeria's Super Eagles. He now leads the Nigerian national team as captain. Musa's form, on the other hand, has deteriorated during the last two years.

  5 months ago ago
OPINION: Two Players Who Should Be Invited To Replace Ahmed Musa In The Super Eagles Squad

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Opinion: AFCON: 2 Reasons Why Ighalo & Musa Were Selected Ahead Of Other Attackers In The 28man List

Nigeria's provisional squad for the African Cup of Nations tournament in Cameroon, which includes 28 players, was announced earlier today. The list was hotly debated by sports fans all over the country, with some claiming that some big names should have been left off the list due to a lack of diversity.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: AFCON: 2 Reasons Why Ighalo & Musa Were Selected Ahead Of Other Attackers In The 28man List

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Man City 6-3 LEI: Eguavoen Should Learn From The Mistake Rodgers Made With Kelechi Today (Opinion)

Manchester City got off to a blistering start in their Premier League match against Leicester City. It should be noted that Pep Guardiola's team scored four goals in the first half to take a commanding lead in the game. Leicester City scored three goals in the first five minutes of the second half before Laporte and Sterling added two more to seal the victory.

  7 months ago ago
Man City 6-3 LEI: Eguavoen Should Learn From The Mistake Rodgers Made With Kelechi Today (Opinion)

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Opinion: 2 Tactical Mistakes Super Eagles Must Avoid As They Face Egypt Tomorrow In AFCON

The 2021 African Cup of Nations got underway in spectacular fashion on the 9th of January 2022, with a display of scintillating football on the first day of the tournament. For their part, Nigeria's Super Eagles will make their debut in the ongoing African Cup of Nations on the 11th of January 2022 when they take on Egypt's national team in Cairo.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: 2 Tactical Mistakes Super Eagles Must Avoid As They Face Egypt Tomorrow In AFCON

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Official: NFF Appoint New Super Eagles Coach

Official: NFF Appoint New Super Eagles Coach The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, announced the endorsement and immediate employment of Portuguese football manager, Jose Peseiro, less than a month after sacking former Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr, from his position as head coach. Peseiro will take over as the next head coach of the Super Eagles in the coming months.

  7 months ago ago
Official: NFF Appoint New Super Eagles Coach

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Nigeria Coach Reveals Surprise Tactics To Stop Salah

Nigeria lead trainer Augustine Eguavoen has uncovered the strategies he used to assist with invalidating Liverpool star Mohamed Salah in their success over Egypt. The Super Eagles started their Africa Cup of Nations crusade with a 1-0 win over the Pharaohs on account of Kelechi Iheanacho's beautiful strike.

  7 months ago ago
Nigeria Coach Reveals Surprise Tactics To Stop Salah

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Nigeria To Face Sudan, Egypt To Play Burkina Faso

Nigeria coach Augustine Eguavoen says his team would maintain its approach to its next game against Sudan, which the Black Stars won 1-0 over Egypt in their Africa Cup of Nations opener. At a news conference prior to the Super Eagles' game on Saturday, Nigeria's head coach emphasised the importance of the team making it to the final 16.

  6 months ago ago
Nigeria To Face Sudan, Egypt To Play Burkina Faso

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Opinion: Eguavoen Should Learn From The Mistake Rodgers Made With Kelechi Iheanacho

A very good start to the game against Leicester was made by Manchester City against Leicester City. Pep Guardiola's team scored four goals in the first half to take a big lead in the game. In the second half, Leicester City scored three early goals, and then Laporte and Sterling scored to make sure they won the game for the hosts.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: Eguavoen Should Learn From The Mistake Rodgers Made With Kelechi Iheanacho

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Nigeria Sink Sudan For Last 16 Berth

Nigeria advanced to the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday evening with a convincing 3-1 victory over Sudan. Following the Super Eagles' 2-0 victory over Egypt on Tuesday, Augustine Eguavoen decided to keep the same starting lineup, with Sudan making only one change in the form of forward Ahmed Alshareif Eisa.

  7 months ago ago
Nigeria Sink Sudan For Last 16 Berth

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OPINION: Super Eagles players that may retire after the AFCON

The African Cup of Nations has been highly awaited since its inception in 2021, and there are just a few days left till Nigeria takes on Egypt in the tournament's opening match on the 11th of January 2022. Nigeria now possesses one of the most integrated and skilled squads in the world, with many of the squad's members having come from one of Europe's premier six leagues.

  7 months ago ago
OPINION: Super Eagles players that may retire after the AFCON