–Watford star vows to give his best Watford striker Odion Ighalo has spoken of his delight at his invitation to Nigeria’s national team for the international friendly matches against Bolivia and South Africa. The Super Eagles handlers have taken note of the ex-Flying Eagles skipper’s rich vein of form for The Hornets since the start ... Read MoreThe post Eagles Invitation Excites Ighalo appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Ghana and Nigeria are set for an â€˜earlier than expectedâ€™ clash in the semis of the 2015 Africa U-20 Championship. Ghana lost their last game against Mali to finish second in Group B which matches them up against in-form rivals Nigeria for a place in the grand finale. Ghana failed to avoid setting up the ... Read MoreThe post Ghana U20 Coach: We’re Not Worried Over Nigeria appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–General Secretary Musa Ahmadu wants team to bring their A game By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Musa Amadu has warned the Flying Eagles to be wary of their Ghanaian counterparts in their semi final clash of the Africa Youth Championship in Senegal. The NFF Chief Scribe told Complete Sports ... Read MoreThe post NFF Warn Flying Eagles To Step Up Against Ghana appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Former Nigeria U-20 National team handler, John Obuh has urged the Flying Eagles to be well prepared for real war as they confront their Ghana counterparts in today’s Africa Youth Championship, AYC semi final clash in Senegal. Obuh who guided the team to the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Turkey, has predicted that Ghana ... Read MoreThe post Obuh To F/Eagles: Be Ready For Ghana War! appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Coach of the National U-20 Flying Eagles, Manu Garba has predicted a very tough match between his team and the Black Satellites of Ghana in today’s semi-final of the AYC, saying it is final before final. Speaking ahead of the encounter, the match which will be played at the Stade Leopold Sedar Senghor in Dakar ... Read MoreThe post Nigeria Vs Ghana: This Is Final Before Final – Garba appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Per Mertesacker has conceded that Monaco deserved to beat Arsenal as the Gunners crashed out of the Champions League at the last-16 stage. Arsene Wenger’s men beat the French outfit 2-0 on the night, with goals coming from Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey. However, Monaco’s 3-1 win at the Emirates in the first-leg means that ... Read MoreThe post Mertesacker: Monaco Deserved To Beat Arsenal appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria will decide in four days whether Stephen Keshi will continue as the countryâ€™s coach, according to the president of the countryâ€™s football federation. Keshi has been without a contract since after the World Cup in Brazil last summer. As a result, his assistant, Daniel Amokachi, will be in charge of two friendly matches against ... Read MoreThe post NFF: Keshi To Know Fate This Week appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Former Sunderland manager Gus Poyet turned down the chance to sign Chelsea winger Victor Moses on a season-long loan deal last summer, according to a surprise report in the Sunderland Echo. The Uruguayan coach – who was relieved of his duties at the Stadium of Light on Monday – blocked the Black Cats’ attempt to ... Read MoreThe post How Poyet Blocked Sunderland Move For Moses appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The Nigeria Football Federation has dragged Bolivia to FIFA following its unilateral cancellation of next week’s international friendly game with the Super Eagles of Nigeria at the Akwa Ibom international stadium in Uyo. Amaju Pinnick,president of the federation told our correspondent that the NFF has fired a strongly worded letter to the Federation of International ... Read MoreThe post NFF Drags Bolivia To FIFA, Seeks Replacement appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
â€”Former Arsenal Chief Picks Papilo As Nigeriaâ€™s Most Famous Player Former vice chairman of Arsenal David Dein says former Super Eagles captain,Nwankwo Kanu is the most famous player Nigeria has produced adding that it was Kanu that made Nigerians that fell in the love with the Gunners. â€œThe most famous is Nwankwo Kanu, and a ... Read MoreThe post Former Arsenal boss: Kanu Is An extraordinary Talent appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Exclusive By Johnny Edward: West Brom forward Brown Ideye and Hapoel Beâ€™er Sheva midfielder John Ogu top the list of returnees to the Super Eagles for next weekâ€™s international friendly against Bolivia in Uyo, Complete Sports has learnt exclusively. The duo, conspicuously missing from the Eagles 2014 World Cup squad, will be joined by Volyn ... Read MoreThe post Ideye, Ogu, Babatunde Return For Bolivia Game appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Black Satellitesâ€™ coach, Sellas Tetteh, has said he is not disappointed with his semi-final date with perennial rivals and tournament favourite, Nigeria. Ghana succumbed 1-0 to Mali in their last Group B match at the African Youth Championship (AYC) played at the Caroline Faye Stadium in Mâ€™bour on Sunday. The results mean Ghana, finishing second ... Read MoreThe post Ghana U20 Coach: Iâ€™m Not Disappointed Playing Nigeria appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Ex-intâ€™l cautions F/Eagles ahead AYC semi final clash Former Nigeria goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has reminded U-20 National team, Flying Eagles that Wednesdayâ€™s Africa Youth Championship, semi final clash with West Africa bitter rivals, Ghana will be tough and should not be approached with kids glove. â€œAt this stage you donâ€™t expect any game to be ... Read MoreThe post Shorunmu: Ghana Will Be Tough appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Tunisian official Said Mohamed Kordi is the referee for Sundayâ€™s All-Africa Games final round, first leg qualifying match between Nigeria and Zambia in Abuja. His compatriots, Anouar Hmila, Mohamed Bitouta and Nasrallah Jaouadi will serve as assistant referee1, assistant referee 2 and reserve referee respectively. Apanga Lucien Nazaire, from Gabon, will be the match commissioner.The post Tunisian Refs For Nigeria, Zambia Match appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The Nigeria Football Federation has re-confirmed that Super Eaglesâ€™ goalkeeper and skipper, Vincent Enyeama, will win his 100th cap for Nigeria if he features against Bolivia in an international friendly Uyo next week Thursday. Reacting to a story in a section of the media that Enyeama has played only 98 caps, NFF spokesman Ademola Olajire ... Read MoreThe post NFF Insists On Enyeamaâ€™s 99 Caps appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Louis Van Gaal has warned Manchester City they are being dragged into the top four â€œrat raceâ€. The Premier League champions have picked up just five wins out of their last 10 games and fourth-placed Manchester United closed the gap on their local rivals to just two points after a comfortable 3-0 stroll over Tottenham. ... Read MoreThe post LVG: Man City In Top 4 Race Too appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Johnny Edward: Nigerian defender Elderson Echiejile is confident Monaco can see off Arsenal in tonightâ€™s UEFA champions league second leg round of 16 clash clash at Stade Louis II. With Arsenal needing to score three unreplied goals to stand a chance of qualifying for the next round, Echiejile is banking on history to get ... Read MoreThe post Echiejile Confident Of Monaco Win appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has revealed that heâ€™ll be rooting for Arsenal in tonightâ€™s Champions League last 16 showdown with Monaco, for the good of English football. Hazard has friends at the Principality club, who hold a 3-1 first leg lead going into Tuesdayâ€™s second leg after stunning Arsenal with an exhibition of ruthless counter-attacking ... Read MoreThe post Hazard Wants Arsenal To Beat Monaco appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
â€”Gunners boss wants players to create history against French foes Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal have the form to outclass Monaco today (Tuesday) and reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Arsenal slumped to a shock 3-1 loss to Monaco at the Emirates in the first leg, but since then they have impressed with a 2-1 ... Read MoreThe post Arsenal Vs Monaco: Wenger In Never Say Never Spirit! appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Dolphins FC arrived in Tunisia at 1pm on Saturday, March 14, 2015 and were scheduled to play a CAF Confederation Cup game against Club Africain at 3pm, same day. Before we departed from Lagos on Thursday, we had informed the Nigeria Football Federation through Bola Oyeyode, the head of international department and Musa Amadu, the ... Read MoreThe post Dolphins Explain Club Africain Walkover appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.