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    Sports World Cup qualifier: Nigeria lead Liberia 2-0 at half-time – Punch Newspapers
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    Sports Falconets Defeat Morocco, To Face South Africa

    Nigeria’s Women U-20 national football team, Falconets, have progressed to the final round of FIFA World Cup qualifiers after beating Morocco on 6-2 on aggregate. Goals from Gift Monday, Rasheedat Ajibade, and Charity Rueben gave the Falconets a 5-1 victory on Saturday in Benin City, the Edo...
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    Sports Ghana Petitions FIFA For Saturday's Match Replay

    Ghana has petitioned FIFA for a replay of Saturday’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda after South African referee Daniel Bennett disallowed a “perfect goal”. The matchday five fixture at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala ended in a 0-0 draw, all but ending the black stars’ hopes of...
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    Sports Nigeria Vs Zambia: See Chipolopolo's 20-man Squad For Uyo Clash

    Ahead of the October 7 World Cup qualifier against Nigeria, Zambia coach Wedson Nyirenda has announced a 20-player provisional roster for a training camp billed to commence next week. The squad which consists of domestic based players is made up two goalkeepers, eight defenders, six midfielders...
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    Sports Cameroon Vs Nigeria: World Cup Qualifier [LIVE UPDATES]

    The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon and the Super Eagles of Nigeria are back for a testy clash in the 2018 World Cup qualifying series. The Super Eagles were the better team when both sides clashed last Friday in Uyo, winning 4-0 at the Nest of Champions. Updates: - Cameroon 1 vs 1 Nigeria...
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    Sports Cameroon vs Nigeria: See Super Eagles Confirmed Starting Line-Up

    The Super Eagles of Nigeria have released their starting lineup for today's World Cup qualifiers against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon See List Below: Ikechukwu Ezenwa Elderson Echiejile Wilfred Ndidi Leon Balogun Wiliam Ekong Odion Ighalo Mikel Obi Victor Moses Abdullahi Shehu Moses Simon...
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    Sports Cameroon vs Nigeria: 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier [Kickoff And Other Match Details]

    On Monday evening, Cameroon will host Nigeria in the reverse leg of a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Yaounde. The match will be played at the Satde Omnisport Ahmadou Ahidjo The Super Eagles are leading their group after winning their first 3 games. Kick-off is by 6pm West African time and the...
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    Sports South Africa Appoints New Captain Ahead of Qualifier Against Nigeria

    Coach of the South Africa national team Stuart Baxter has replaced Itumeleng Khune as the captain of the team ahead of their AFCON 2019 Qualifiers against Nigeria in Uyo on Saturday. Baxter named former South Africa U-17,21, and 23 defence hardman Thulani “Tyson” Hlatshwayo who plays for...
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    Sports Why I Dropped Mikel, Other China Based Players - Rohr

    Coach of the Super Eagles has explained the reason why China based players in his team were left out of the squad for this weekend game against South Africa in Uyo. Rohr omitted Brown Ideye, Odion Ighalo and captain John Obi Mikel from the list of invited players for the AFCON 2019...
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    Road To Russia 2018: 5 Key Things Rohr Must Look Into To Qualify Nigeria

    Nigeria's Super Eagles started the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign on a promising note with a deserved win over the Chipolopolo of Zambia last weekend. The victory which goes down history as first away win in two years did not go unnoticed by President Muhammadu Buhari who...
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    Sports 23 Players Storm Eagles Camp Ahead of Zambia Qualifier [FULL LIST]

    Nigeria’s Super Eagles are certainly giving no room for laxity as all 23 players invited for the FIFA World Cup qualifier against Zambia have all arrived. The three-time African champions face a tricky tie against the Chipolopolo in Ndola on Sunday as they begin their quest to reach Russia...