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AFCON 2021: Sadiq Umar disobeyed my instructions – Eguavoen

Super Eagles interim boss, Augustine Eguavoen has said, striker Sadiq Umar did not keep to the coach’s instruction when he came off the bench in the second half. Eguavoen said instead of keeping to instructions, Umar came in to do something slightly different from what...

CAF Rejects Appeal By Tunisia To Replay Their Controversial 1-0 Defeat To Mali

Tunisia have been unsuccessful in their bid to replay their controversial defeat to Mali at the Africa Cup of Nations. Mali won the opening Group F match 1-0, courtesy of a penalty from Ibrahima Kone, but events were overshadowed by the officiating of Zambian referee...

AFCON 2021: Super Eagles defender set to miss the clash against Sudan

The three-time African champions will be seeking their second win at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations when they take on the Falcons of Jediane Alanyaspor defender Chidozie Awaziem is set to miss the second consecutive game for Nigeria at the 2021 AFCON in Cameroon. Awaziem...

Sad As Popular Footballer Dies In Horror Car Crash (Photos)

A Turkish international footballer has been killed at the age of 27 in a motorway crash in the capital city of Ankara. Ahmet Calik, who played eight times for the Turkish national team, was alone in his vehicle when the horror crash took place. He is...

AFCON 2021: ‘Even my grandmother would have given Egypt penalty’ – Carlos Queiroz laments 1-0 loss to Nigeria

Egypt coach, Carlos Queiroz has slammed the video assistant referee for not giving his side a penalty during their game against Nigeria on Tuesday. Nigeria defeated the North African giants 1-0 in Tuesday’s Group D clash at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations. And the...

AFCON: How we caged Salah – Eguavoen

Playing to instruction, high pressing and not undermining the Egyptians were the tactics deployed by the Super Eagles to see off Mohamed Salah and his teammates on Tuesday, according to coach Austin Eguavoen.   Nigeria put up a commanding display to defeat seven times winners, Egypt...
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