• U23: Nigeria wins Denmark 2-0 as Mikel, Umar strikes sent Nigeria into Semi Finals

    U23: Nigeria wins Denmark 2-0 as Mikel, Umar strikes sent Nigeria into Semi Finals

    Nigeria Dream Team VI are through to the semi-finals of the Olympics after two goals downed their European opponents. Thanks to John Obi Mikel and Aminu Umar.

    John Obi Mikel and Aminu Umar strikes sent Nigeria into the semi-finals of the Olympics at the expense of Denmark, as Samson Siasia’s side ran out 2-0 winners in

  • 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 […]