• Carl Ikeme to resumes training in two weeks reveals Gernot Rohr

    Carl Ikeme to resumes training in two weeks reveals Gernot Rohr

    Injured Carl Ikeme will resume training with his English Championship club Wolverhampton Wanderers in a fortnight, according to Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr.

    “He will start training with Wolverhampton Wanders in two weeks,” disclosed Rohr.

    A hip injury stopped Ikeme from last weekend’s World Cup qualifier against Algeria in Uyo.

    Late replacement Daniel Akpeyi from South African club Chippa United deputised for the Nigeria first-choice goalkeeper on

  • Carl Ikeme’s absence will be felt against Algeria, says Ike Shorunmu

    Carl Ikeme’s absence will be felt against Algeria, says Ike Shorunmu

    The ex-international sees the absence of the Wolves goalkeeper as a void in Gernot Rohr’s team to face the Greens.

    Ike Shorunmu has rued the unavailability of Nigeria’s first choice goalkeeper Carl Ikeme as a fall in the quality of the team to face Algeria at the Uyo Stadium on November 12.

    Ikeme sustained a hip injury in Wolverhampton Wanderers draw against Bolton Wanderers over weekend will make him out.

    And the former Basel star while highlighting the brilliant performance of the 30-year-old […]

  • Ikeme’s absence won’t affect Eagles against Algeria – Shorunmu

    Ikeme’s absence won’t affect Eagles against Algeria – Shorunmu

    Former Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Ike Shorunmu says the team will dearly miss the services of goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, but insists Nigeria can beat the Desert Foxes of Algeria in the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Uyo without him.

    Ikeme has been the team’s safest hands since taking over from Vincent Enyeama who retired from the team last year in Nigeria’s goalless draw against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Dar […]