• Denmark thrash U-23 Nigeria players 6-2 in Suwon tourney

    Denmark thrash U-23 Nigeria players 6-2 in Suwon tourney

    A pathetic Nigeria Olympic team suffered their second straight loss at the Suwon International Tournament in Korea when they were thrashed 6-2 by Denmark Saturday morning.

    Nigeria lost their opening match of the pre-Olympics tournament to hosts Korea 1-0. Nigeria went behind in the 26th minute after Erhun Obanor scored against his team from a cross.

    The Danes doubled their lead after 34 minutes, when Emil Larsen fired home. Larsen extended their lead four minutes later and he completed his hat-trick nine […]

  • South Korea beat Nigeria U23s 1-0 in Suwon tourney

    South Korea beat Nigeria U23s 1-0 in Suwon tourney

    Hosts Korea pipped Nigeria U23 team 1-0 in the opening match of the Suwon Invitational Tournament Thursday afternoon.

    Both teams are preparing for the Rio Olympics in August.

    The home team left it late till the 86th minute to grab the match winner through Choi Kyubaek.

    Poor finishing was Nigeria’s greatest undoing and in the end, they paid dearly for it.
    Taiwo Awoniyi was Nigeria’s most dangerous striker in the first half, but for poor finishing he could have given the Dream Team VI […]