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Glo Exhalts Eagles For Beating Stallions

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Telecommunications operator, Globacom, has congratulated the Super Eagles on the 4-1 victory over the Stallions of Burkina Faso in their friendly match played in Kaduna on Tuesday. Eagles trounced the fellow West African team as Brown Ideye, Shola Ameobi and Emmanuel …

FIFA Rankings: Nigeria Placed Fifth for World Cup Play-offs

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The Super Eagles will be the fifth seeded team in pot 1 for the play-off matches to decide the five countries that will represent Africa at Brazil 2014. The status of Nigeria is to be based on the projections for the …

Eagles Upbeat As Malawi Arrive Calabar

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Super Eagles Nigeria will play against Malawi on Saturday. The camp of the African champions, Nigeria, is in upbeat mood less than 48 hours before Saturday’s 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying cracker against the Flames of Malawi. On Wednesday, the President of the Nigeria Football …

Mikel Pulls Out Of South Africa Game

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  The Chelsea midfielder will not play Wednesday’s game against Bafana Bafana in Durban due to a stomach bug according to the national team’s coach. Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel will not play in Wednesday’s Nelson Mandela Challenge between Nigeriaand South Africa due to an infection. …

Keshi Promises Good Football Against South Africa

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Stephen Keshi has assured Nigerians that the Super Eagles will play good football against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa on Wednesday. The African champions will play their South African counterparts in the Nelson Mandela Challenge, at the Moses Mabhida …

Nigeria Coach Keshi Blames Poor Finishing For Exit From Confederations Cup

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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says profligacy in front of goal was a big factor in his side’s exit from the Confederations Cup in Brazil. The African champions finished next to bottom in their group after a 3-0 loss to Spain …

Nigeria Super Eagles Beat Tahiti 6 Goals To 1

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Super Eagles of Nigeria as expected beat minnows Tahiti 6-1 in their Confederations Cup opening Group B match on Monday June 17th in Belo Horizonte, but they were given a run for their money for a while. Nnamdi Oduamadi claimed …

Caf President Issa Hayatou To Grace Kenya v Nigeria Match

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Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Issa Hayatou will grace the 2014 World Cup qualifier between Kenya’s Harambee Stars and Nigeria’s Super Eagles at Moi Kasarani on June 5. A top Kenya FA official has exclusively told that the …