Italy flatten Sand Eagles in Nassau

Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles began their outing at the 2017 Fifa Beach World Cup at the Nassau Stadium in the Bahamas with a 6-12 defeat to Italy on Thursday. Gabrielle Gori proved a handful for the Nigerian team as he netted a double hat-trick and his teammate Paolo Palmacci also helped himself with a treble

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NFF urged to promote peace with football

Thenationonlineng– The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has urged executive board members of the Nigeria Football Federation to embrace peace, unity and see football as a unifying factor in Nigeria. Speaking when the Amaju Pinnick led executive board paid him a condolence visit in Abuja on Tuesday following the demise of his

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African champions worry Rohr

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr is concerned about Cameroon’s rebirth at Afcon 2017 ahead of the Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifiers later this year in August. The German trainer pitched camp in Gabon for three weeks monitoring the Indomitable Lions while also working as a television commentator. He took notes at every Cameroon game and

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Rohr shops for wing-backs

Thenationonlineng– Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has started looking for big, strong and reliable wing backs for the Nigerian side who he hopes will stop the Indomitable Lions from beating Nigeria inside the Nest of Champions Stadium in Uyo, in one of the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Disclosing this startling revelation to SportingLife on

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Rohr storms China for Mikel

Thenationonlineng– Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr is to visit John Mikel Obi in his new club, Tianjin FC in China in the second week of February to find out how he is doing in his new base. Rohr will also discuss the new developments in the Super Eagles ahead of Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup

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