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Nigeria vs Serbia Mikel sends message to Super Eagle

Super Eagles’ captain, John Mikel Obi, has sent an emotional message to the team ahead of today’s international friendly encounter against Serbia. The former Chelsea player is also hoping for a successful campaign for the team ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Mikel won’t be available for the Tuesday’s encounter due to work […]

More History As Iceland Serbia Clinch World Cup Spot

Iceland’s players celebrate after the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification football match between Iceland and Kosovo in Reykjavik, Iceland on October 9, 2017. Haraldur Gudjonsson / AFP Iceland qualified for the World Cup for the first time after beating Kosovo 2-0 on Monday, while Serbia clinched a spot at next year’s finals with a 1-0 […]

Super Eagles 0 2 loss to Serbia exposes team s weakness says Sports Minister

Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and Sport. The Minister of Sports, Mr Solomon Dalong, said on Wednesday that the Federal Government was not disappointed with the 0 u2013 2 loss to Serbia in an international friendly played on Tuesday. The Minister reacted to the result while briefing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council […]

British actor Fiennes given Serbian passport

British actor Ralph Fiennes (L) speaks next to Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic after receiving a Serbian passport and ID card in Belgrade on September 24, 2017. Fiennes received honorary citizenship for his work in the country. OLIVER BUNIC / AFP Award-winning British actor and director Ralph Fiennes, who portrayed Lord Voldemort in the “Harry Potter” […]

Nigeria vs Serbia Mikel Obi Iheanacho out of friendly as injuries mount for Super Eagles

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, could name a much-changed side against Serbia in an international friendly on Tuesday night. Rohr’s squad has been hit with injuries and withdrawals ahead of the game in London. Leicester City forward, Kelechi Iheanacho, has been ruled out with a fractured right hand. Iheanacho started in the […]

Rohr reacts to Alex Iwobi s performance against Serbia

Super Eagles coach, Gernot has reacted to the performance of Arsenal star, Alex Iwobi in Nigeria’s 2-0 loss to Serbia at the Hive Stadium on Tuesday night. Rohr said Iwobi played individually particularly in the second half of the game. The German tactician said that the 21-year-old wanted to make a show, adding that the […]

Christian Chukwu speaks on Super Eagles 2 0 loss to Serbia World Cup chances

Former Super Eagles head coach, Christian Chukwu has told Nigerians to worry less about the performance of the team in the international friendly against Serbia on Tuesday. Chukwu said the team will get better and also have the potential to have a respectable outing at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Gernot Rohr’s men put up […]