Rohr gives positive assessment on Iwuala, Adeleke and Noble

Super Eagles gaffer Gernot Rohr says he’s impressed with the qualities of the three home-based invited for the just-concluded international break. The Franco-German coach made this known while speaking about his team showings in recent matches played in Port Novo and Lagos. Enyimba duo of John Noble and Anayo Iwuala along with Abia Warriors defender […]

Back to back wins against Benin and Lesotho good for team morale – Chukwueze

Villarreal of Spain and Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze has stated that the back-to-back wins recorded by the Nigeria National Football team are good for the morale of the team after ending the AFCON qualifiers on a winning note though the AFCON ticket was gotten before both games against Benin and Lesotho. Chukwueze speaking in […]

Leicester City celebrate Iheanacho and Ndidi after AFCON Qualification

Leicester City celebrated Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi after the duo helped Nigeria qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations. Iheanacho and Ndidi featured in the victories over Benin Republic and Lesotho on Saturday and Tuesday respectively. The six points were enough to help Nigeria win the group and also finish the campaign without a […]

Sadiq Umar Will be Too Big for Segunda División Next season – Omeruo

Kenneth Omeruo has heaped praises on his compatriot Umar Sadiq for his exploits in the Spanish Segunda division this season. Sadiq is one of the leading top scorers in the Spanish second division with 16 goals in all competitions for UD Almeria. In a chat with brila.net, Omeruo described the former AS Roma attacker as […]

Nigeria qualify for Africa Cup of Nations after rivals draw

Three-time champions Nigeria qualified for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday after Lesotho and Sierra Leone drew 0-0 in Group L. The result in Maseru guaranteed the Super Eagles a top-two finish in the section ahead of their top-of-the-table clash away to Benin in Porto-Novo later Saturday. Nigeria have eight points, Benin seven, […]

Super Eagles won’t Underrate Benin Republic – Aina

Nigeria defender Ola Aina has declared that the Super Eagles won’t underrate Benin Republic when both side clash in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying game this Saturday. Aina said the three times African champions have learnt from their shocking results against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. It would be recalled that the […]

Squirrels will be out to create problems for Super Eagles – Dussuyer

Coach of the Benin republic men National Football team Michel Dussuyer has stated that the Squirrels will be out on Saturday to create problems for Nigeria’s Super Eagles ahead of this weekend’s AFCON qualifying fixture at the Stade Charles de Gaulle in Porto Novo. Dussuyer speaking in a chat with brila.net after the team’s penultimate training session […]

Onuachu Eager to End Super Eagles Goal Drought

Super Eagles Forward Paul Onuachu said he’s working hard to end his goal drought in the National team. Onuachu has scored just once for Nigeria, during an international friendly against the Pharaohs of Egypt back in 2019. The Forward has since gone eight games without scoring, a run that led to his initial exclusion from […]

Invitation to Super Eagles is a dream come true – Adeleke

Abia Warriors defender Adeleke Adekunle says he’s glad to earn his first invitation to the Super Eagles. Adeleke, who is one of the best defenders in the NPFL this season, was handed a late up by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr for the AFCON 2021 qualifiers. The youngster came in as replacement for CD Leganes […]

My best is Yet to Come – Kelechi Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho scored twice and assisted the other as Leicester City ran out 3-1 winners over Manchester United in the FA Cup quarter final tie at the King Power Stadium on Sunday. Speaking to the Club’s media team after the final whistle, Iheanacho said he was happy the team made history after the fantastic display. […]