Mikel Obi

I don’t understand why that wasn’t a penalty – Mikel

I don’t understand why that wasn’t a penalty – Mikel

Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, has questioned referee Cuneyt Cakir refusal to award a penalty to Nigeria when Marcos Rojo handled the ball inside the box in the final group…

Super Eagles: No worries about set pieces

Super Eagles: No worries about set pieces

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has said while they keep working on defending set pieces, the team has no fixed worries about dead ball situations. Speaking in a press conference…

Rohr allays fears on Mikel

Rohr allays fears on Mikel

Despite the injury he sustained in the match against Iceland in the second group game against Iceland, Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi will be ready to play in the last…

Nigeria vs Argentina: A pep for the Super Eagles

Nigeria vs Argentina: A pep for the Super Eagles

Fred Edoreh No doubt, Argentina will come into the last Group D game against Nigeria with fury for a win, the only result that can earn them qualification to the…

Super Eagles hit Volgograd for Iceland

Super Eagles hit Volgograd for Iceland

The journey towards the restoration of hope for the Super Eagles commenced today as the team jetted off and landed Volgograd, venue of the second round of Group D preliminary…

Understanding the battle of Volgograd and St Petersburg… (A note for the Super Eagles)

Understanding the battle of Volgograd and St Petersburg… (A note for the Super Eagles)

By Fred Edoreh As you step into the city of Volgograd on Friday, look up on the Mamayev Kurgan hill overlooking that 45,000 capacity Volgograd Arena, the venue of…

Super Eagles highly charged against Iceland

Super Eagles highly charged against Iceland

  Feeling pained and angry over the opening game defeat to Croatia, the Super Eagles of Nigeria are highly motivated and spoiling for total war against their second group B…

Super Eagles can still qualify from Group D – Mourinho

Super Eagles can still qualify from Group D – Mourinho

Former coach of Chelsea FC and now handler of Manchester United in the English Premier League, Jose Mourinho, has said despite losing 2-0 to Croatia in their opening game…

Super Eagles will bounce back – Rohr, players assure Nigerians

Super Eagles will bounce back – Rohr, players assure Nigerians

Not only Nigerian fans, the Super Eagles were equally disappointed with the 2-0 defeat to Croatia in their opening game of the World Cup, but the good thing is…

Russia 2018 Update: Super Eagles battle ready against Croatia

Russia 2018 Update: Super Eagles battle ready against Croatia

  Counting down to Super Eagles opening game at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup, Super Eagles mercurial midfielder and captain, Mikel Obi, has assured Nigerians of victory against Croatia…

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