Nigeria, Egypt, 6 others qualify for Africa Beach Volleyball Cup Q/finals

Nigeria, Egypt, 6 others qualify for Africa Beach Volleyball Cup Q/finals

      Nigeria, Rwanda, Morocco, Mozambique, Mauritius, Egypt, Niger Republic and Botswana women teams have qualified for the quarter finals of the ongoing 2019 Africa Beach Volleyball Cup seniors in Abuja. Two times Olympian, Doaa Elghobashy and fast rising Farida El Askalany were impressive in the colours of Egypt pummeling Gambia 2-0 (21-6, 21-13) before beating Nigeria 2-0 (21-19, 21-8) to halt their unbeaten run at the Jabi Lake. Speaking to newsmen after qualifying, Egypt captain, Dona Elgbobashy said, “Playing with Nigeria was the most difficult game in our…

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2019 Africa B/Volleyball tourney:  Nigeria, Angola, Mozambique top as Rwanda shocks Egypt

2019 Africa B/Volleyball tourney:  Nigeria, Angola, Mozambique top as Rwanda shocks Egypt

Host Nigeria, Angola, Ghana and Mozambique won their respective matches at the ongoing 2019 Africa Nations Beach Volleyball male and female Cup Seniors in Abuja. Nigeria’s duo, Goodluck Anyasodike and Godwin Shekarau beat Tanzania 21-13, 21-14 in the first match of Pool A before defeating Mauritius 21-12, 23-21 in their second game. In the other Pool A match, Ghana overcame Botswana 3-1 (21-15, 20-22, 16-14) and went on to whitewashed Tanzania 2-0 (21-14, 21-12). South Africa were too strong for Sudan as they beat them 2-0 (21-12, 21-16) and won…

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Iwobi’s hot Eagles form manifests in Arsenal

Iwobi’s hot Eagles form manifests in Arsenal

By Sam Aladeniyi Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has disclosed that that he wasn’t surprised about the incredible form of Eagles’ striker Alex Iwobi which has brightened the fortunes of his club Arsenal and the Eagles too. The Franco-German football tactician believed that “Iwobi is showing Eagles class in Arsenal”. Iwobi has been of great form for club and country after helping the Super Eagles to win the double header 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against Libya which catapulted Nigeria to the top of their group in…

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Eagles Beg NFF

Eagles Beg NFF

Pay our Libya, South Africa outstanding bonuses Some of the Super Eagles stars that qualified Nigeria for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations have threatened to boycott subsequent matches if their outstanding winning bonus away to Libya and Saturday’s 1-1 draw also away to South Africa are not paid. NationSport got it on good authority from some of the players that they had to honour the South Africa match because of their love for their fatherland, Nigeria and their great respect for the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju…

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