NFF rules out German friendly

Olajire affirmed that Coach Gernot Rohr has a list of players with whom he will successfully execute the world and nations cup matches The post NFF rules out German friendly appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Nigeria wanted me – Ex-Egypt manager

The 69-year-old has parted ways with Petrojet after losing 1-0 to Nasr Lel Taa’deen at home, but he revealed that he is not thinking about retirement. The post Nigeria wanted me – Ex-Egypt manager appeared first on The Eagle Online.

CAF boss considers Afcon every four years

Ahmad‚ who beat previous President of 28 years, Issa Hayatou, in last month’s elections at Caf’s congress in Addis Ababa‚ Ethiopia‚ says he is open to changing the current two-year format to four The post CAF boss considers Afcon every four years appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Eagles goalie, Ejide, loses mother

The late mother of the goalkeeper, 67, breathed her last on Thursday in Chicago, USA after a brief illness The post Eagles goalie, Ejide, loses mother appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Coach says AFCON win made Zambia players ‘big-headed’

Chipolopolo surprised many by beating Cote D’Ivoire on penalty kicks in Gabon, but then failed to get past the group stage at the next two editions The post Coach says AFCON win made Zambia players ‘big-headed’ appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Akpom set to dump England for Nigeria

Akpom will join Iwobi in a new generation of English-born or English-raised Nigerian players The post Akpom set to dump England for Nigeria appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Etebo finally arrives Eagles camp

Etebo, whose Nigerian passport was at the Consulado General Britanico in Madrid, arrived Gatwick Airport at 4.20pm The post Etebo finally arrives Eagles camp appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Ivory Coast names new coach

The 48-year-old has been out of football since his departure from the Red Devils after Euro 2016, having previously taken them to the quarter-finals of the World Cup The post Ivory Coast names new coach appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Eagles’ opponents, South Africa considers Baxter for coaching job

SAFA are searching for a new head coach to lead them into the 2018 Soccer World Cup and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, following the axing of Shakes Mashaba last November The post Eagles’ opponents, South Africa considers Baxter for coaching job appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Final defeat not easy for Egypt’s coach

Media reports say the 61-year-old is no stranger to final defeats, having lost five finals during his managerial career The post Final defeat not easy for Egypt’s coach appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Breaking: Cameroon wins 5th AFCON title

Substitute Vincent Aboubakar swept in the winner two minutes from time, flicking the ball over defender Ali Gabr and thumping it home The post Breaking: Cameroon wins 5th AFCON title appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Pharaohs, Lions battle for AFCON glory

The Pharaohs sealed a berth in the showcase clash by defeating Burkina Faso on penalties in first semi-final The post Pharaohs, Lions battle for AFCON glory appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Burkina Faso stuns Ghana, claims AFCON bronze

Grant, who has spent just over two years in charge of the Ghana national side, saw his team’s hopes of winning the competition ended by Cameroon in Thursday’s semi-final The post Burkina Faso stuns Ghana, claims AFCON bronze appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Burkina Faso stuns Ghana, claims AFCON bronze

Grant, who has spent just over two years in charge of the Ghana national side, saw his team’s hopes of winning the competition ended by Cameroon in Thursday’s semi-final The post Burkina Faso stuns Ghana, claims AFCON bronze appeared first on The Eagle Online.

Can Pharaohs cage Lions in Gabon?

      Can Pharaohs caged Lions in Gabon on Sunday in the African cup of Nations final? That is definitely the question on the lips of soccer fans across the continent. The Egyptians, proud seven time winners of the continental diadem are seeking their eight victory while their Cameroonian counterparts with four titles in…