Rohr awaits arrival of Etebo, Collins, 2 others, as 18 Eagles hit Singapore for Brazil friendly

Rohr awaits arrival of Etebo, Collins, 2 others, as 18 Eagles hit Singapore for Brazil friendly

The camp of the senior national team of Nigeria ahead of their international friendly game against Brazil has come alive with 18 of the 23 players invited now in the camp of the team, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. In total coach of the Super Eagles Gernot Rohr will work with 22 players following the late withdrawal of Ola Aina due to a domestic accident and the decision not to call up a replacement for the Torino defender. Ahead of the game which will take place on Sunday, the 13th of…

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Omeruo, Abdullahi, Awaziem back for Brazil game, Rohr invites Azeez, Olayinka too

Omeruo, Abdullahi, Awaziem back for Brazil game, Rohr invites Azeez, Olayinka too

          Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has picked in-form Granada of Spain midfielder Ramon Azeez and Czech –based forward Peter Olayinka in Nigeria’s 23-man squad for the prestige friendly with five –time world champions Brazil in Singapore on Sunday, 13th October. Rohr also have defenders Kenneth Omeruo, Abdullahi Shehu and Chidozie Awaziem back from injury, otherwise the squad is largely unchanged from the side that was forced to a 2-2 draw by Ukraine in Dnipro on 10thSeptember. Goalkeepers Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Maduka Okoye are…

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Abdullahi says over 500 active participants of Archery are in Nigeria

Abdullahi says over 500 active participants of Archery are in Nigeria

President of the Nigeria Archery Federation Muhammed Abdullahi is excited over the fast growing popularity and acceptance of the game of Archery in Nigeria which started not long ago as  over 500 active participants are now involved in the game in the country and still growing. Abdullahi  disclosed this to www.adantesports.com.ng at the closing ceremony of the second edition of National Archery Game Clinic for Beginners and Train the Trainers Workshop in held at the Indoor Sports Hall of the Abuja National Stadium on Friday. He confessed that the Federation is working hard…

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Rohr hails Semi Ajayi, Abdullahi, Etebo’s performances for clubs

Rohr hails Semi Ajayi, Abdullahi, Etebo’s performances for clubs

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has hailed the heart warming performance of Rotterdam FC defender Semi Ajayi who scored a brace for his Championship side. The Coach is also happy with his other Super Eagles players like Shehu Abdullahu and Oghenek aro Etebo who also scored their respective clubs at the weekend. Semi Ajayi has so far scored four goals in seven matches played consecutively and Rohr is quite excited about this. Semi help secured 3-2 victory against Blackburn Rovers scoring two headers in the match. Super Eagles and…

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2020 Olympics: World Archery Federation experts to train Nigerian coaches May- Abdullahi

2020 Olympics: World Archery Federation experts to train Nigerian coaches May- Abdullahi

BY EDITOR World Archery Federation would storm Nigeria in May to conduct a week long training for coaches and some athletes in preparations 2020 Olympics. The President of Archery Federation of Nigeria Muhammed Abdullahi who is also the Deputy Secretary General of the Nigeria Olympic Federation (NOC) confirmed this to SportingLife in Abuja on Monday while revealing the Federation’s programs for the year 2019. “The World Archery Federation has concluded plans to be in Nigeria on May to come and train our coaches more on the technical aspects of the…

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