Rohr, NFF unaware of FIFA clearance for Lookman Ademola, Adarabioyo, others

Rohr, NFF unaware of FIFA clearance for Lookman Ademola, Adarabioyo, others

Super Eagles’Technical Adviser/Chief Coach Gernot Rohr has denied knowledge of the news going round in the media that world football governing body FIFA has cleared eight players born abroad to play for Nigeria, www.adantesports.com.ng reports. The Coach who was surprised about the news simply describes it as Fake news. The report stated that FIFA, the international governing body of association football, has cleared eight new players for the Super Eagles. Fulham’s forward Ademola Lookman is on top of the list. Others on the list include: Jordan Torunarigha Hertha BSC, Nathan…

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Ukraine versus Eagles’ friendly: Rohr hails Osimhen, Aribo, Iwobi, Kalu, Chukwueze’s efforts

Ukraine versus Eagles’ friendly: Rohr hails Osimhen, Aribo, Iwobi, Kalu, Chukwueze’s efforts

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has not only hailed the overall performance of his team against host Ukraine in Tuesday’s International friendly but also called it the best ever 45 minutes played by the team since he took over as the handler of the team. The excited Rohr who was fully satisfied with the team he also tagged “the youngest team ever paraded in any international game”, hailed the contributions of Captain Troost Ekong, Alex Iwobi, goalkeeper Francis Uzoho, Victor Osimhen, Samuel Chukwueze, Samuel Kalu, Olaoluwa Aina, Jamilu Collins….

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2019 FIFA U20 World Cup: Flying Eagles to play Qatar, Ukraine, USA

2019 FIFA U20 World Cup: Flying Eagles to play Qatar, Ukraine, USA

Two –time runners –up Nigeria will confront Ukraine, the United States of America and Qatar in the group phase of the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup finals in Poland. The four countries have been drawn in Group D of the championship unfolding in seven cities in Poland 23rd May – 15th June. Today’s draw ceremony inside the Gdynia Sports Arena in Gdynia slotted host nation Poland into Group A alongside Colombia, Tahiti and Senegal, while African champions Mali will take on France, Panama and Saudi Arabia in Group E. Group…

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