Enyeama puts Keshi in an awkward position

Enyeama puts Keshi in an awkward position

Nigeria goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, decided not to come for the Super Eagles' AFCON qualifier against Congo after he has been already in Keshi's list for the game. Lille keeper ...

Ahmed Musa scores twice

Ahmed Musa scores twice

Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa scored twice in CSKA Moscow 6-0 win over FC Rostov in a Russian Premier League game. Musa finally found the net for the first time this season in the 52nd ...

Emineke on fire ahead of Congo match

Emineke on fire ahead of Congo match

Nigeria international striker, Emmanuel Emenike, started his season with Turkish giants Fenerbache on the right foot after scoring a goal which helped his team in their 3-2 victory ...

Nigeria Premier League Fixtures

Nigeria Premier League Fixtures

Kano Pillars will be hoping to continue their impressive run when they travel to meet Taraba while Akwa's ambition for a top-4 spot will be put into the test when they host Enyimba ...

Another warning from FIFA to Nigeria

Another warning from FIFA to Nigeria

FIFA are threatening to ban Nigeria if Chris Giwa continues as head of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). FIFA insisted that Giwa and his executives won't be recognized by them ...

Orange AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Nigeria vs Congo – LIVE

Orange AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Nigeria vs Congo – LIVE

The Super eagles of Nigeria will kick off their campain defending their title of the AFCON champions by hosting Congo, who replaced the suspended Rwanda. he game is scheduled ...

Ivory Coast won’t host Sierra Leone

Ivory Coast won’t host Sierra Leone

Ivory Coast football federation has announced that they won't be hosting next week's 2015 Orange AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone in Abidjan due to the Ebola outbreak. The Ivory ...

Results

Nigeria

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Table

Nigeria

  Pts MP Pl.
1
 
43 25
2
 
41 25
3
 
40 25
4
 
39 25
5
 
38 25
6
 
37 25
7
 
37 25
8
 
37 25
9
 
37 25
10
 
36 25
11
 
35 25
12
 
35 25
13
 
34 25
14
 
32 25
15
 
32 25
16
 
31 25
17
 
30 25
18
 
30 25
19
 
27 25
20
 
24 25
  Pts MP Pl.
1
 
37 13
2
 
35 13
3
 
34 13
4
 
34 12
5
 
33 13
6
 
33 13
7
 
33 13
8
 
32 12
9
 
31 13
10
 
31 12
11
 
30 12
12
 
30 13
13
 
30 12
14
 
29 12
15
 
28 13
16
 
27 12
17
 
27 12
18
 
26 12
19
 
25 12
20
 
22 13
  Pts MP Pl.
1
 
8 13
2
 
8 12
3
 
8 13
4
 
8 13
5
 
6 12
6
 
6 12
7
 
6 12
8
 
6 13
9
 
5 12
10
 
5 13
11
 
5 13
12
 
4 12
13
 
4 12
14
 
3 13
15
 
2 12
16
 
2 12
17
 
1 13
18
 
1 13
19
 
0 13
20
 
0 12
  Pts MP Pl.
1
 
12 5
2
 
11 5
3
 
10 5
4
 
9 5
5
 
9 5
6
 
9 5
7
 
9 5
8
 
9 5
9
 
8 5
10
 
7 5
11
 
7 5
12
 
7 5
13
 
6 5
14
 
5 5
15
 
5 5
16
 
4 5
17
 
4 5
18
 
4 5
19
 
3 5
20
 
3 5

Enyeama puts Keshi in an awkward position

Nigeria goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, decided not to come for the Super Eagles' AFCON qualifier against Congo after he has been already in Keshi's list for the game. Lille keeper withdrew from the match due to family problems according to French newspaper L’Equipe which puts coach Stephen Keshi in an awkward position since he already made his list and there is no time to make a change. “It’s better we excuse ...

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Ahmed Musa scores twice

Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa scored twice in CSKA Moscow 6-0 win over FC Rostov in a Russian Premier League game. Musa finally found the net for the first time this season in the 52nd minute before completing his brace 7 minutes later to give his side a 2-0 lead. With this result, CSKA Moscow are now fourth with 12 points from six games. This brace of goals is a major boost for the Super Eagles' striker ahead ...

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Emineke on fire ahead of Congo match

Nigeria international striker, Emmanuel Emenike, started his season with Turkish giants Fenerbache on the right foot after scoring a goal which helped his team in their 3-2 victory over Karabukspor. Emineke who was playing against his former club needed only 8 minutes to break the deadlock before Senegal striker Moussa Sow and Pierre Webo of Cameroon added the two other goals. This goal could be a major ...

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Nigeria Premier League Fixtures

Kano Pillars will be hoping to continue their impressive run when they travel to meet Taraba while Akwa's ambition for a top-4 spot will be put into the test when they host Enyimba who need the three points to keep their title-winning hopes alive. Nasarawa United are also ready to take the leaders' spot anytime but they must return home victorious over Crown. [divide] Week 26 Fixtures: Saturday 30/08/2014 ...

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Another warning from FIFA to Nigeria

FIFA are threatening to ban Nigeria if Chris Giwa continues as head of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). FIFA insisted that Giwa and his executives won't be recognized by them and that they should exit the NFF by midnight Monday. “We will not recognize the outcome of the abovementioned elections and should there still be persons claiming to have been elected and occupying the NFF offices at midnight on ...

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Ivory Coast won’t host Sierra Leone

Ivory Coast football federation has announced that they won't be hosting next week's 2015 Orange AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone in Abidjan due to the Ebola outbreak. The Ivory Coast government has told the football federation they will not allow the match to take place as they have banned all travel between the two countries. “The authorities are taking no chances against a possible Ebola outbreak,” ...

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AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Nigeria Profile

Nickname: The Super Eagles Founded: 1945 Joined FIFA: 1960Nigeria Super Eagles have made it five World Cups finals and have won the Africa Cup of Nations thrice. They arrived at the second round of the World Cup in 1994 and 1998, however failed to go past the first round in 2002 and 2010. Nations Cup victors as hosts in 1980, the nation needed to bear a long hold up of 14 prior years getting their second ...

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Bayelsa goalkeeper escaped death

Bayelsa United goalkeeper Kazeem Yekeen escaped death after his head injury against El Kanemi. The former Nigeria U20 goalkeeper was rushed to hospital after just 38 minutes in his side's 2-0 loss to El Kanemi Warriors in Kano on Sunday after he was kicked on the head as he dived bravely to save off the feet of an El Kanemi striker. Yekeen said that he lost all his senses and feels lucky to be alive now. He ...

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Another Nigerian joins the MLS!

Nigerian defender Soriola Gege has completed his move to Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact from Free State Stars. Gege joined Free State three years ago from Heartland his original club. He didn't renew his contract this year after he was approached by the American club. Montreal have one of MLS’ worst defensive records this year after the retirement of their defensive legend Alessandro Nesta, but ...

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