By Adeboye Amosu: Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo, has called on Nigerian fans to keep supporting the team despite their failure to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Eagles fell to a 1-0 defeat against the Pharaohs of Egypt in their qualifying fixture in Alexandria on Tuesday. The narrow ... Read MoreThe post Yobo: Super Eagles Need Support, Must Improve appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Adeboye Amosu: The League Management Company has fined Heartland N750,000 for failing to control their players after the game IfeanyiUbah FC which led to their accosting the referee in a manner that resulted in the arbiter being assaulted, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The LMC also brought down its hammer on Heartlands goalkeeper, Ebele Obi, banning ... Read MoreThe post LMC Sanctions Sunshine, Ifeanyi ubah, Giwa For Crowd Troubles appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi: Former Nigeria international, Garba Lawal, has attributed the Super Eagles ouster from next year's Africa Cup of Nations to the inability of the players to go the extra mile in crucial games, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Nigeria's chances of making it to the 2017 AFCON was finally extinguished after they lost 1-0 to Egypt ... Read MoreThe post Lawal: Players’ Poor Commitment Cost Nigeria AFCON Ticket appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles defender, Stanley Amuzie, has explained reasons why he was replaced at halftime in the Super Eagles 1-0 loss to Egypt in Alexandria, in the the second of their two-legged encounters, Completesportsnigeria.com. Amuzie who was preferred to Elderson Echiejile for the game took to his Facebook wall to reveal that he ... Read MoreThe post Amuzie Reveals Injury Setback Vs Egypt, Apologises For Eagles’ Failure appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Johnny Edward: Rizespor defender Godfrey Oboabona has admitted that the Super Eagles must improve in order to qualify for the 2018 World Cup after Samson Siasia's side failed to qualify for next year's Africa Cup of Nations, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Oboabona who played the entire duration of the two-legged AFCON games as the Eagles failed to beat ... Read MoreThe post Oboabona: Eagles Must Improve To Qualify For Russia 2018 Â W/Cup appeared first on Complete Sports
By Johnny Edward: Nigeria's chances of being drawn in a World Cup 'group of death' this summer has increased dramatically after their shocking ouster from the African Cup of Nations qualifiers, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. The Super Eagles failed to beat the Pharaohs of Egypt over two legs in the last five days thereby missing out on ... Read MoreThe post 2018 W/Cup Qualifiers: AFCON Ouster May Pit Nigeria Against Egypt Again appeared first on Complete Sports
Coach Samson Siasia has stated that he and his crew inherited a Super Eagles team that was already broken. Following the resignation of Sunday Oliseh, Siasia was mandated to take charge of the Eagles' two 2017 Africa Cup of Nations double header against Egypt. A 1-1 draw in Kaduna and a 1-0 win ... Read MoreThe post Siasia: We Inherited Oliseh’s Broken Eagles TeamÂ appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Richard jideaka, Abuja: The minister of Sports and Youth Development, Solomon Dalung, will meet with the executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation Tuesday, April 5 to review the performance of the Super Eagles and the way forward, and decide on the next Super Eagles coach, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. "The executive committee of the NFF ... Read MoreThe post Dalung, NFF To Decide On New Eagles CoachÂ On Tuesday appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: Amidst insinuation that the Super Eagles' failure to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon was caused by the Nigeria Football Federation's contracting of Sunday Oliseh as coach, Amaju Pinnick has said that he has no regret labeling the former Eagles captain the Pep Guardiola of Africa. "I have no ... Read MoreThe post Pinnick: I Was Right To Call Oliseh African Guardiola appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Adeboye Amosu: Photo courtesy LMC (Enyimba vs 3SC) Nigeria Professional Football League champions Enyimba beat Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) 2-0 in their rescheduled week two fixture at the Umuahia Township Stadium on Wednesday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Abu Azeez put Enyimba ahead in the 33rd minute, firing home a delightful shot. Joseph Osadiaye made the ... Read MoreThe post NPFL: Enyimba Down 3SC As Akwa United Trounce El-Kanemi Away appeared first on Complete Sports
By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has insisted he will see out his full tenure amid calls for him to resign following the Super Eagles' failure to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The 2017 AFCON will be the second consecutive one Nigeria will be missing ... Read MoreThe post Pinnick: I Won’t Resign As NFF President, Kaduna Good For Eagles appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Spanish club Valencia have sacked Gary Neville as manager. The club announced in a statement on their official website on Wednesday that the former Manchester United and England defender was no longer their head coach. The statement reads: “Valencia Football Club have today parted company with Gary Neville as Head Coach. “After careful consideration, the ... Read MoreThe post Neville Sacked By Valencia, Replaced With Ex-Liverpool Coach appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The Nigeria Football Federation have commended the Samson Siasia-led coaching crew in spite of their failure to help the Super Eagles qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The NFF, in a statement released on Wednesday, also promised to secure high-profile friendly games for the team in preparation for 2018 World Cup qualifiers which resume ... Read MoreThe post NFF Commend Siasia Despite AFCON Miss, Promise Big June Friendlies appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Victor Moses is disappointed the Super Eagles won’t be part of next year’s Africa Cup of Nations finals in Gabon, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Samson Siasia’s men put up a brave fight against Egypt in the second leg of their qualifying fixture against the Pharaohs of Egypt in Alexandria, but went down to a 1-0 defeat. The ... Read MoreThe post Moses Sad Over AFCON Failure, Vows: Eagles Will Be Back! appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Lionel Messi has become the subject of online insult and derision in Egypt after donating a pair of match-worn boots for charity. Such boots from such a famous footballer should normally fetch good money in an auction, thereby raising funds for charity. However, the Barcelona superstar’s generous gesture has upset numerous Egyptians as it is ... Read MoreThe post MESSI AFFAIR: Egyptians Insult Barca Star For Donating Worn Boots appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi: Following the Super Eagles’ failure to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, the team has apologised to Nigerians while the Nigeria Football Federation have lined up a series of international friendly games for the team in preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, which start in October. According to ... Read MoreThe post AFCON Miss: Eagles Beg Nigerians As NFF Plan World Cup Friendlies appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Completesportsnigeria.com’s JOHNNY EDWARD and ADEBOYE AMOSU examine why the Super Eagles failed to qualify for their second straight Africa Cup of Nations. They come up with 10 reasons for this failure… 1. POOR SELECTION Super Eagles caretaker coach, Samson Siasia, made some blunders in his selection which played a key part in the team’s failure ... Read MoreThe post 10 Reasons Why Super Eagles Failed To Qualify For AFCON appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria's sports minister, Solomon Dalung, has expressed his disappointment and apologised to Nigerians following the outster of the Super Eagles from the qualifying race for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Super Eagles lost 1-0 to the Pharaohs on Tuesday, a result which left them with no chance of making ... Read MoreThe post Sports Minister Dalung Apologises To Nigerians Over Eagles AFCON Failure appeared first on Complete Sports
Hector Cuper has stated that Egypt had a torrid time against the Super Eagles in Tuesday's 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Alexandria.A 65th minute goal by Ramadan Sobhy, gave the Pharaohs a 1-0 win and on the brink of qualifying for the AFCON after missing the last three editions.The post Egypt Coach, Cuper: We Had Tough Time Against Nigeria appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The El Clasico part 2 returns this Saturday at the Camp Nou between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid.Arch-rivals, Barcelona and Real Madrid who are first and third respectively in the La Liga table with 76 and 66 points respectively, will be gunning for the three points at stake as the season gradually come to the end.The post Barcelona Vs Real Madrid: Talk Big & Win Your Club’s Shirt appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.