#The Super Eagle

Sacking Gernot Rohr Will be Difficult —- Elder Paul Bassey

Chairman Akwa United football of Uyo and member Nigeria Football Federation Technical Committee Elder Paul Bassey has stated that sacking the Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr will be difficult as the Germany has never faulted any of the targets sets before him by the football federation. Recently Nigeria soccer...
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Ghana’s Bukari bags assist as Simon’s Nantes defeat Lorient

The Ghana international played a crucial role as the Yellow House picked up a win against the Merlucciidaes. Osman Bukari provided the assist that saw Nantes defeat Lorient 1-0 away from home in Sunday’s Ligue 1 outing. The Ghana international had replaced Moses Simon in the 83rd minute and two...
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Can Dennis extend run? - Nigerians to watch this weekend

GOAL preview the nation’s stars expected to feature for their respective clubs around the world this weekend. Emmanuel Dennis continued his impressive run of goal contributions against Chelsea in midweek and the forward will aim to add to his 11 goal involvements against Manchester City on Saturday. In Ligue 1,...

Watford’s Dennis: Ronaldinho was my idol but I switched over to Ronaldo and Hazard

The 24-year-old Super Eagle reveals his current idols and the role he plays in the Hornets’ dressing room before and after Premier League matches. Watford striker Emmanuel Dennis has revealed Brazilian legend Ronaldinho was his idol when growing up but the current players he looks up to are Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo and former Chelsea star Eden Hazard.

Should NFF copy Man United and be ruthless with Rohr?

The Red Devils parted ways with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, while Nigeria are keeping faith with Gernot Rohr. Gernot Rohr finds himself under intense criticism as Super Eagles boss and a section of fans are now calling for the German to be shown his marching orders. The 2021/2022 season has started...

Napoli reveal date Osimhen will undergo surgery after Inter Milan injury

The 22-year-old Super Eagle was diagnosed with multiple displaced facial fractures and will undergo surgery in Milan. Napoli have confirmed striker Victor Osimhen will undergo surgery on Tuesday after he fractured his eye socket and cheekbone in the team’s Serie A defeat against Inter Milan on Sunday. The 22-year-old Nigeria...

Why Iheanacho came on for Leicester City in Chelsea defeat - Rodgers explains

The Northern Irishman reveals his thinking behind the late introduction of the Nigerian in the defeat against the Blues at King Power Stadium. Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has explained why striker Kelechi Iheanacho was introduced at the start of the second half in their 3-0 Premier League defeat against Chelsea on Saturday.

Sarr a little sad after Manchester United penalty incident - Watford manager Ranieri

The Senegal international played a vital role at Vicarage Road as the hosts claimed an important league win over the Red Devils. Watford manager Claudio Ranieri was left impressed with Ismaila Sarr, who held his head high against Manchester United as the Hornets secured a memorable 4-1 win, despite missing a penalty in Saturday's Premier League outing.

2022 WCQ: Super Eagles Will Raise Their Game In Final Playoff -Nwosu

Former Nigerian midfielder, Henry Nwosu says he’s confident the Super Eagles will scale through the 2022 World Cup final playoff against any team they face. Recall that on Tuesday, Nigeria inked a place in March’s Playoff Round of CAF World Cup Qualifying with a 1-1 draw against Cape Verde. Gernot...

Salah, Aubameyang & Mendy: What did you miss this weekend?

Goal highlight some inconspicuous details from the continent’s stars in Europe. In this feature, Goal's Seye Omidiora picks out some of the under-the-radar stats you may have missed this week - and explains what they mean for Africa's biggest stars. Moses Simon. After enduring a somewhat frustrating game in Nantes'...

Rangers' Aribo fires Liberia warning with Ross County goal & assist

Joe Aribo has sent Liberia a strong warning ahead of next week’s 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifier with a goal as Rangers silenced Ross County 4-2 on Sunday evening. The Nigeria international scored a goal and an assist to help the Gers maintain their leadership position on the Scottish Premiership table.