‘Keshi Will Fail Nigeria Again’

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Former Nigerian international, Jonathan Akpoborie,  said on Brila FM early today that Chief Coach of the Super Eagles Stephen Keshi has not improved in any way and will fail to deliver the goods once again. Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, on Tuesday gave Keshi a new two-year deal and Akpoborie believes

Keshi Signs New Contract As Super Eagles Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation has re-engaged Mr Stephen Keshi as the Head Coach of the Super Eagles. At a contract signing ceremony in Abuja, the Acting President of the federation, Mr Seyi Akinwunmi, said that the federation remains committed to the development of football in Nigeria.

Keshi Apologizes to Nigerians

The re-engaged coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi, has appealed to Nigerian football fans to forgive the technical crew and the team for failing to qualify for the last Nations Cup. Speaking to Channels Television in Abuja, Mr Keshi said that his second coming as the Head Coach of

Kanu Writes Off Eagles

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Former Nigerian international and ex-Arsenal star, Kanu Nwankwo has written off the current Nigeria national team, the Super Eagles, saying that the team are “not yet super”. Kanu, however, predicted that the side will turn the corner sooner rather than later.

Nigeria Vs Uganda: New Eagles Face Baptism Of Fire

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Nigeria are expected to hand debuts to several of the country’s exciting new stars when they battle the Cranes of Uganda in a friendly on Wednesday at the Uyo Stadium, Akwa Ibom State. The match starts by 6p.m.

Ghana Football Players to receive Cherokee Jeep & Additional $25,000 Reward for Placing 2nd in AFCON 2015!

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Ghanacelebrities.com recently reported that the Ghana Football Team Players referred to as the “Black Stars” will each be receiving a brand new Jeep Cherokee that costs $76,000 and an additional $25,000 for placing second at the recently concluded 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON). It was also reported that each of the 23 players

Ivory Coast defeats Ghana to win 1st Africa Cup of Nations since 1992!

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Ivory Coast defeated Ghana to win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), in a penalty shootout, beating Ghana 9-8 on penalties. after neither team could score a goal throughout the match. This victory for Ivory Coast is a special and dramatic one as it represents the team’s first Africa Cup of Nations

AFCON 2015: Ghana thrashes Equatorial Guinea to Proceed to Final, amid Chaotic Violence!

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The semi-final match on Thursday between Ghana and Equatorial Guinea in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament resulted in a tumultuous violence where the Ghanaian players and supporters were attacked with bottles and other projectiles and the game had to be stopped for about 30 minutes for riot police

AFCON 2015: Yaya Toure leads Ivory Coast into final

Ivory Coast will now wait to face whoever emerges winner in the Thursday’s other semifinal game between Ghana and hosts Equatorial Guinea The post AFCON 2015: Yaya Toure leads Ivory Coast into final appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Ghana and Ivory Coast progress to Semi-final in AFCON 2015!

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On Sunday’s 1st of February match for the AFCON qualifying round, Ghana beat Guinea 3 – 0 to progress to the semi-final. On the other match, Ivory Coast also defeated Algeria 3 – 1 to qualify for the next round. The first scorer for Ghana was Christian Atsu, who is attached to

AFCON 2015 : Referee attacked by Tunisian Players Following Defeat to Equatorial Guinea!

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The qualifying round of the quarter-final of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) last Saturday went on smoothly with the Tunisian team taking a lead over the host nation until the 93rd minute when the referee gave a time penalty stoppage. This enabled an advantaged Equatorial Guinea to continue playing the game and

Super Eagle’s Coach Contract Expires| Nigerian Football Federation Indecisive on Next Steps

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The Assistant Coach of the Nigerian National Football Team “Super Eagles“, Ike Shorunmu told Punch on Friday that despite the expiry of the contract for the national coach, the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) is yet to make a decision on who will be at the helm of affairs of the national team. This

2015 African Cup Of Nations Groups Drawn

The groups have been drawn for the African Cup of Nations Scheduled to hold in Equatorial Guinea from January 2015 into February. Hosts Equatorial Guinea are as usual in group A and they are joined by Congo and Gabon Cote D’Ivoire would battle it out with Cameroun and Mali for

Ghana Gets Toughest Group in the 2015 AFCON

The Black Stars of Ghana seem to have the toughest group in the upcoming 2015 African Cup of Nation. The Black Stars will open their Group C campaign against fellow West African giants Senegal following the final draw which was staged in Malabo. Ghana will thereafter face a resurgent South Africa