We cut off Messi, reveals Croatia’s captain Modric

Luka Modric, captain of the Croatian football team has revealed the tactics used to beat two-time world champions, Argentina, saying they simply caged their most dangerous player, Lionel Messi. Lionel Messi: Croatians cut him off receiving the ball “We cut off Messi, stopped him receiving the ball, he’s their most dangerous player,” said Modric More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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World Cup: Super Eagles can still move to next round—Pinnick

The President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, on Monday said that the Super Eagles still had chance to progress to the knockout stage of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. Super Eagles a training More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, June 16th, 2018
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Super Eagles will deliver, say Rohr, Mikel

Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr and captain Mikel Obi said the team is capable of delivering on its promise on Saturday against Vatreni of Croatia. John Mikel Obi: Captain of Super Eagles The Nigerian side More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, June 16th, 2018
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Brazilian Ricci to referee Nigeria-Croatia match today

Brazilian referee, Sandro Meira Ricci, will alongside two compatriots and two Spaniards, handle Nigeria’s opening Group D game against Croatia at Kaliningrad on Saturday in World Cup in Russia. Sandro Meira Ricci: More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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2018 World Cup: Eagles hold first training session Russia

The Super Eagles on Tuesday had their first training session in Russia after arriving their Sanatorium Istochnik Hotel, Essentuki team base at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. Super Eagles with Coach Gernot Rohr, More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Tunisia ’94: Coach Jo Bonfrere gets house in Abuja

Johannes Bonfrere, former national team coach has every reason to smile as the Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja handed over the apartment promised a the Dutchman in 1994. Coach Jo Bonfrere The News Agency More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Injured Salah makes Egypt’s World Cup final squad

In spite of his injury, Liverpool’s forward Mohamed Salah has been named in the Pharaohs final world cup squad. Mohamed Salah Egypt’s national football team disclosed this on Monday on its twitter handle—@ More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
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Russia 2018: Super Eagles arrive in Austria

The Super Eagles arrived in Vienna, Austria on Sunday to put finishing touches to their preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup holding in Russia from June 14. Super Eagles team The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
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England’s Three Lions pip Eagles’ in pre-World Cup friendly

England kicked off their World Cup preparations with a 2-1 friendly win over Nigeria, but Raheem Sterling ended a troubled week on a low note as the Manchester City star was booked for diving. Nigeria’s midfielder More...