2019 AFCON: Eagles match against Cameroun will be tough but exciting says Rohr

2019 AFCON: Eagles match against Cameroun will be tough but exciting says Rohr

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has predicted a thrilling match between his team and the Indomitable Lions of Cameroun on Saturday in the round of 16 of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Rohr expects a repeat performance from his team where the Super Eagles dazzled in the presence of Uyo fans in Nigeria when the Nigerian team spanked Cameroun 4-0 in one of the qualification series of the 2018 World Cup. He, however called for a united house to get the positive result needed which is…

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2019 AFCON: Watch video clip of Rohr, Balogun’s birthday celebration at Eagles hotel in Alexandria 

2019 AFCON: Watch video clip of Rohr, Balogun’s birthday celebration at Eagles hotel in Alexandria 

The  Management body of Super Eagles’ Hotel Helnan Palestine Hotel in Alexandria, Egypt yesterday celebrated the 66th year birthday of Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr and the 31st birthday of Eagles’ defender Leon Aderemi Balogun who also celebrated with his Coach same Friday. Lets watch the video clip of the brief party while Team Coordinator Patrick Pascal served as the Master of Ceremony.    

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Rohr, Paderborn Captain hail Jamilu Collins on club’s Bundesliga promotion

Rohr, Paderborn Captain hail Jamilu Collins on club’s Bundesliga promotion

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has hailed the promotion of Eagles left back Jamilu Collins’ Club SC Paderborn 07 of Germany to the Bundesliga 1 despite losing 3-1 away to Dynamo in the last league match of Bundesliga 2 played yesterday. “Jamilu Collins’ club lost the away game but the entire team is happy because they still qualify for the Bundesliga. They qualify through best goal difference. Paderborn came 2nd and got the automatic ticket to Bundesliga 1 having edged Union Berlin to the 3rd position having same 57 points from…

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NFF/Aiteo awards: Musa deserves Best Player award- Rohr

NFF/Aiteo awards: Musa deserves Best Player award- Rohr

  Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has hailed the choice of Eagles’ stand in Captain Ahmed Musa as the winner of the Aiteo/NFF’s Best Player of the Year Award. The Al Nassr of Saudi Arabia striker won the award ahead of Arsenal FC of England striker Alex Iwobi and Leicester midfielder Wilfred Ndidi in Monday’s awards held at the Eko Hotels and Suites. Rohr who has been working with Musa since after the Russia 2018 World Cup when team Captain John Mikel Obi has been indisposed has seen enough…

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Rohr says Eagles have little chance of winning 2019 AFCON

Rohr says Eagles have little chance of winning 2019 AFCON

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has come out boldly to tell Nigerians not to tag the Nigeria’s senior national team favourites to win this year’s Africa Cup of Nations holding in Egypt. The Franco-German football tactician defended that he doesn’t want people that are tipping the Eagles to win the 2019 AFCON to put undue pressure on the young team that does not not have big stars playing in big European clubs but are quality and talented bunch. “We have a little chance to win it like 8 or…

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2019 AFCON qualifier: Why Seychelles match is very important

2019 AFCON qualifier: Why Seychelles match is very important

Despite the fact that the Super Eagles team has qualified for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations, the team’s Coach Gernot Rohr has explained the reasons why the match is more important than what people believed. “This match could be a wonderful outing for us. Our mission is to finish first in the group and play well too. “We have two changes in the team. We have tactical and individual changes. The individual aspect is that we want to produce the best goal scorer of this AFCON qualifiers. For the…

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2019 AFCON: Rohr Begs NFF For Second Physical Trainer

2019 AFCON: Rohr Begs NFF For Second Physical Trainer

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is discussing with his employers, the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation as regards the hiring of another players’ physical trainer in readiness for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations holding in Egypt as from June 21st. The Franco-German football tactician is leaving no stone unturned for his team to have a fruitful participation in the forthcoming AFCON. So he has decided to work more on the fitness level of his players before coming for final camping in May.   “The fitness level of…

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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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2019 AFCON: Eagles will play attacking football- Rohr  

2019 AFCON: Eagles will play attacking football- Rohr   

          Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has disclosed to SportingLife that his team would go full throtle on all attacking style when hostilities begin in this year’s Africa Cup of Nations holding from June this year in Egypt.   When he was asked about his philosophy and what type of style he would love to adopt in the competition he simply told SportingLife that “the best form of defence is to attack”.   He also emphasized on the availability of pacy strikers in the team which suits his attack…

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Seychelles, Egypt matches: Eagles list out March 1st, as Rohr excludes Mikel, Moses

Seychelles, Egypt matches: Eagles list out March 1st, as Rohr excludes Mikel, Moses

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr will release the Eagles team list of 23 players on Friday, March 1st, 2019, www.adantesports.com.ng reliably gathered. The Franco-German Coach has concluded plans to make public the Eagles’ team list at least three weeks before the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) dead rubber match against Seychelles at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State on March 23rd, 2019. Three days after the Eagles will slug it out against visiting Pharaohs of Egypt in an international friendly match. Egypt have also qualified for the…

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