Bafana Bafana fans are turning their backs on the national side, predicting a second consecutive AFCON defeat against Senegal on Friday. Bafana, who went down 3-1 to Algeria in their opening match on Monday, face the very real possibility of being eliminated from the tournament with a match to spare. Should Algeria beat Ghana in ... Read MoreThe post Fans Losing Faith In Bafana appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Gabon star Pierre Aubameyang accepted that he was not at his best in their 1-0 defeat against Congo in Bata on Wednesday night. After a brilliant 2-0 victory against Burkina Faso in their opening Africa Cup of Nations match on Saturday, Gabon were denied early progression to the quarter-finals as Prince Oniangue scored the only ... Read MoreThe post Aubameyang: I Was a Flop appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria international Azubuike Egwuekwe is reported to have flown into London and is set to finalise a move to West Ham. Sam Allardyce is looking to strengthen his backline as uncertainty continues to surround the future of Winston Reid who has yet to agree a new contract with the club. Egwuekwe, 25, has been one ... Read MoreThe post Egwuekwe Storms London For West Ham appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: The Nigeria Football Federation has paid all outstanding salaries and allowances due to Super Falcons coach Edwin Okon and his assistants for the services they rendered in 2014. Official sources told Complete Sports that N20 million has been paid to the coach and his three assistants being their salaries from April ... Read MoreThe post NFF Pay Falcons Coaches N20m appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
West Bromwich Albion are looking to sell Brown Ideye and not allow the Nigerian striker a loan exit. The financial structure of any deal should allow the Baggies to not lose face on a player who has spectacularly misfired since his summer switch from Dynamo Kiev. An outlay of Â£8.8million may at first glance suggest ... Read MoreThe post West Brom Rule Out Loan Deal For Ideye appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Tunisian club unveil Nigerian striker Nigeria striker, Emem Eduok has been handed jersey No. 21 by his Tunisia new club, Esperance Du Tunis. The Super Eagles capped forward has equally been unveiled by the club. The Nigeria striker was unveiled alongside two other newly contracted players, Hatem Bejaoui and Magno Cruz as the â€˜Red and ... Read MoreThe post Eduok Gets Esperance Jersey Number 21 appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Ivory Coast forward Gervinho has been hit with a TWO-match Africa Cup of Nations ban for his sending off against Guinea on Tuesday. The Roma man was shown his marching orders in the 58th minute of the Group D contest, which finished 1-1, when he lashed out at Naby Keita. Subsequently, the Disciplinary Panel of ... Read MoreThe post AFCON 2015: Gervinho Hit With Two Match Ban appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Arsene Wenger has finally admitted he doubts whether Abou Diaby has an Arsenal future. The 28-year-old French midfielder is out of contract in the summer, and despite positive signs earlier this season it seems Wenger is running out of patience with him. Diaby has played once this season, in the Capital One Cup against Southampton, ... Read MoreThe post Wenger: Diaby Is A Goner! appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Real Madrid have reportedly agreed terms with Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea. De Gea’s current deal at United expires in the summer of 2016. The 24-year-old is yet to sign a new contract at Old Trafford amid interest from Real. And according to sources in Spain, the Madrid giants have struck a deal with ... Read MoreThe post Real Agree Terms With De Gea appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Izuchukwu Okosi: Super Eagles midfielder John Obi Mikel is once again linked with a move away from the Premiership leaders with latest reports saying he will be used as lightweight to sign Paul Pogba. According to the Daily Express, Chelsea will bid 40 million pounds for the Juventus 21 year old midfield maestro and ... Read MoreThe post Chelsea Ready To Offer Mikel Obi For Pogba appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Ekene Blessed: Nigerian teenage sensation Ashinme Kigbu has become a subject of yet another transfer tussle between Manchester United and Chelsea as Manchester City battle to keep hold of him. Kigbu is regarded as one of the most promising youngsters in the England after impressing for City’s youth sides, and most of the Premier ... Read MoreThe post Man Utd, Chelsea Battle For Nigeria Starlet Kigbu appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
President of Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has been soaring high in his role as Match Commissioner at the 30th Africa Cup of Nations finals on-going in Equatorial Guinea. There are a number of prominent Nigeria football administrators working at the tournament, including Etubom Paul Bassey (General Coordinator), High Chief Emeka Inyama, Chairman of ... Read MoreThe post Pinnick Shines In 2015 AFCON Duty appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Super Eagles defender Juwon Oshaniwa says Scottish champions Celtic are interested in snapping him up from Israeli outfit FC Ashdod. The 24-year-old left-back was part of Nigeria’s team to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. And as the countdown to the end of the winter transfer reads less than two weeks to go, Oshaniwa has ... Read MoreThe post Oshaniwa Reveals Celtic Interest appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
West Bromwich Albion striker, Victor Anichebe says he is hoping their 0-0 draw against former club, Everton on Monday can spur them on to avoid the drop from the premier league this season. The 26-year old, a former Everton star started the game at Goodison Park but couldnâ€™t help the Baggies to a win, but ... Read MoreThe post Anichebe: West Brom Need To Do More appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Nigeria international rues AFCON miss Academica de Coimbra midfielder, Obiora Nwankwo has expressed regrets over Nigeriaâ€™s failure to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Equatorial Guinea. Obiora was part of Nigeriaâ€™s 2013 Afcon-winning squad in South Africa as he put in a shift to inspire the Super Eagles to their third ... Read MoreThe post Obiora Nwankwo : Nigerian Football Needs Rebuilding appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Johnny Edward: Nigerian winger Ahmed Musa has been included in CSKA Moscow’s squad for tonight’s club friendly against German side FSV Frankfurt in Spain. According to the club’s official website, three goalkeepers, eight defenders, eight midfielders and six forwards have been selected by Coach Lenoid Lutsky for the game. The Nigeria international Ahmed Musa ... Read MoreThe post Musa Ready For Frankfurt Clash appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile played all 90 minutes for AS Monaco who defeated Evian-Thonon-Gaillard FC 2-0 at the Stade Louis II on Wednesday to ease into the Last 16 of the Coupe de France. Leonardo Jardim’s men maintained their interest in all four competitions in which they started the campaign with a deserved win ... Read MoreThe post Echiejile Stars In Monaco Win appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Osaze Odemwingie has â€˜orderedâ€™ his Nigerian compatriot Victor Moses to bang in more goals now he’s fit again and shaping up for the final four months of Stoke’s season. Moses has netted once in 13 appearances for Stoke and Odemwingie running a sharp eye over proceedings from the sidelines, says that isn’t enough for a ... Read MoreThe post Osaze Demands More Goals From Moses appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The Vice-President of the Nigeria Football Federation Seyi Akinwunmi has expressed optimism that the Super Eagles will win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Speaking with the media in Abuja on Wednesday, Akinwunmi said the NFF executive committee has set the machinery in motion towards winning the World Cup or at worst making the last ... Read MoreThe post NFF VP: Eagles Can Win World Cup In 2022 appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The 2015 African Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea which kicked off on Saturday 17 January, have already produced some fantastic football games. Now, who do you fancy to go all the way and win the trophy, and what are your reasons for the choice?Prior to the start of the AFCON there were talks of ... Read MoreThe post Who Will Dethrone Nigeria As African Champions? appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.