• 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 […]

  • ‘Let Vincent Enyeama Be’ – Ike Shorunmu Warns Coach Gernot Rohr

    ‘Let Vincent Enyeama Be’ – Ike Shorunmu Warns Coach Gernot Rohr

    Super Eagles Goalkeeping legend Ike Shorunmu has advised the new Foreign technical adviser Gernot Rohr to respect Lille Osc goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama’s decision to retire from the Super Eagles.

    Enyeama retired from the Super Eagles last year after falling out with then head coach Sunday Oliseh, but Rohr has attempted to mend bridges since taking over the coaching reins and even suggested in an interview that Enyeama could return if Nigeria qualify to the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. But Shorunmu, […]

  • Mikel has a big role to play in our success – Shorunmu

    Mikel has a big role to play in our success – Shorunmu

    Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu, believes that if John Mikel Obi, employ his wealth of experience and assist in instilling commitment to the national U-23 players, the coach Samson Siasia tutored side will excel at the Rio Olympics football event.

    Speaking, Shorunmu stated that including the Chelsea of England star, as one of the over aged players to the Dream Team VI camp, was a good step in the right direction, saying that the presence of the Super Eagles captain […]