• Taribo West likens himself to Leon Balogun

    Taribo West likens himself to Leon Balogun

    The former Nigerian international has compared himself with the Mainz defender following his brilliant performances whenever he wears the Super Eagles’ jersey.

    Taribo West has praised Leon Balogun for the tidy defending role he plays in Gernot Rohr’s team, confessing that whenever he sees Balogun play, he reminds him of his playing days.

    Following Nigeria’s win over Algeria, the former Inter Milan defender reserved some comments for the German-born Nigerian who shows a degree of leadership in the defence.

    Since making his debut […]

  • Eagles can qualify for 2018 World Cup – Leon Balogun

    Eagles can qualify for 2018 World Cup – Leon Balogun

    Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, believes Nigeria will book a place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

    He says although the round to qualification might be tough he also noted that it is the hard road that leads to success.

    He, however, wants the team to take every opportunity at their disposal to ensure they book a spot at the world’s most prestigious tournament.

    The 3-time African champions have been drawn in what is seen as a tough group that parades […]