2019 AFCON: Eagles beat Seychelles 3-1, Qualify As Group Winner

2019 AFCON: Eagles beat Seychelles 3-1, Qualify As Group Winner

            Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Seychelles 3-1 in the last Group E match of the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier decided at the Stephen Keshi Stadium on Friday, .   Shenhua Shangai striker, Odion Ighalo who put the hosts ahead from the spot in the 35th minute became the African Nations Cup qualifier highest goal with 7 goals from 6 matches.   Roddy Melanie of Seychelles gave the fans at the Asaba Stadium a scare when he restored parity for the visitors six…

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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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Eagles desperate to beat Seycheles, Egypt–Jamilu Collins

Eagles desperate to beat Seycheles, Egypt–Jamilu Collins

Super Eagles and SC Paderborn 07 left back Jamilu Collins has said that the Eagles are determined to win the inconsequential 2019 Africa Cup of Nations last group match against visiting Seychelles on Friday, March 22nd, 2019 as well as the international friendly against Egypt on Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 slated for Late Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State. The Eagles’ dependable left back also disclosed that the Eagles Coach has already told the players that full preparations for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) would commence with the…

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Eagles striker Samuel Kalu begs kidnappers to release his mother

Eagles striker Samuel Kalu begs kidnappers to release his mother

Super Eagles/Bordeaux of France wing attacker Samuel Kalu has sent emotional pleas to the kidnappers of his mother Mrs Ozuruonye Juliet Kalu to please release her for him to continue to give his best to his fatherland through football. The right wing striker was named in the list of 23 players released by the Media and Communication Department of the Nigeria Football Federation today (Monday) in Abuja for the inconsequential 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match and the international friendly match against the Pharaohs of Egypt slated for Late Stephen Keshi…

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