• WCQ: Buhari congratulates victorious Super Eagles

    WCQ: Buhari congratulates victorious Super Eagles

    President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Super Eagles on their outstanding 3-1 victory over Algeria in the African qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

    President Buhari joins millions of football loving fans in the country in celebrating the very-much improved national team for meeting our expectations during the entertaining and action-soaked encounter.

    The President commends the team and its handlers for displaying uncommon strength, determination and high professionalism in the onward and steady progress to the 2018 tournament in Russia.

    With six […]

  • WCQ: NFF can fire me if Eagles fail to qualify – Rohr tells FIFA

    WCQ: NFF can fire me if Eagles fail to qualify – Rohr tells FIFA

    Perhaps for the first time in many years of engaging foreign coaches, the Nigerian football governing body may have signed what looks a favourable contract.

    The 63-year old Franco-German coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has revealed to a FIFA publication, “FIFA 1904” in its current edition that his contract is tied to the success of Nigeria qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

    “If the team doesn’t make it to Russia, the FA can terminate my contract on the spot. That […]