Okoye early bird in Eagles Camp, As Musa, Iheanacho, Etebo, Onuachu arrive this morning

Okoye early bird in Eagles Camp, As Musa, Iheanacho, Etebo, Onuachu arrive this morning

Super Eagles and Sparta Rotterdam of Netherlands’ goalkeeper Maduka Okoye happened to be the first Nigeran player to hit Benin City Camp on Monday for the all important double header 2021 AFCON qualifiers with the first leg slated for the Sam Oghemudia Stadium, Benin, Edo State. Super Eagles’ Captain Ahmed Musa would be in Benin City this morning for the must win double header that would seal qualification for Nigeria if won. Other top Eagles stars who are expected in Camp Tuesday morning are: Leicester City’s forward Kelechi Iheanacho, Galatasaray…

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Rohr picks Sanusi, Akpoguma, Musa, Ekong, Etebo, 19 others for battles against Sierra Leone

Rohr picks Sanusi, Akpoguma, Musa, Ekong, Etebo, 19 others for battles against Sierra Leone

Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has called up Captain Ahmed Musa, defender William Ekong, midfield enforcer Oghenekaro Etebo and 21 others for next month’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying quick-fire double against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. Defenders Kenneth Omeruo, Leon Balogun and Chidozie Awaziem, midfielder Alex Iwobi and forwards Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze and Chidera Ejuke are also called. Nigeria’s leading marksman in the series, Victor Osimhen returns after missing out of this month’s friendlies against Algeria and Tunisia, just as midfielder Joseph Ayodele-Aribo and South Africa –based…

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2019 AFCON: Etebo, Awaziem doubtful to play against Senegal

2019 AFCON: Etebo, Awaziem doubtful to play against Senegal

Super Eagles stars Oghenekaro Etebo and Chidozie Awaziem are doubtful to play against Africa number one team Senegal in a friendly match in Egypt this weekend as a result of being falleń sick while in Eagles Camp in Ismailia Egypt. The players according to the Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles Gernot Rohr suddenly took ill as a result of the cold weather due to torrential rainfalls in Asaba venue of the team’s last home friendly game against Zimbabwe that ended in a scoreless draw. He said the duo started…

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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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