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Super Eagles of Nigeria

Nigeria v Uganda | Three things to expect in Asaba

Rohr cannot continue to underrate and disdain the players in the local league just because he has so many choices from those abroad.

It means so much to beat two tennis greats back to back, Zverev says

On Sunday, he became the youngest winner of the title since Djokovic 10 years ago, and the first German to triumph since Boris Becker in 1995.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

AFCON 2019: Nigeria, Cameroon, 10 others qualify

Half of the teams that would be competing at next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon are now known.

Falcons

ANALYSIS: Nigeria caused Falcons poor start at AWCON

“With NFF’s complacency , not only will the Falcons be de-feathered, they will become caged household birds – unable to soar as their name predicts.”

Mahrez brace books Algeria’s place at 2019 AFCON finals

Algeria defeated Togo on Sunday.

Zverev defeats Federer, Djokovic to win ATP Finals

Zverev has been billed as the player most likely to lead the sport into a new golden era.

Super Eagles of Nigeria (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Super Eagles arrive on first international flight at Asaba airport

“This is momentous bearing in mind that the flight successfully took the Super Eagles to South Africa and came back without hitches.”

Black-Queens-of-Ghana

2018 AWCON: Ghana beat Algeria to open AWCON campaign

The Algerians also failed to utilise the numerous set-pieces awarded to them in the second half.

Africa Cup of Nations match between South AFrica and Nigeria's Super Eagles.

Player Rating: How Nigerian players fared against South Africa

The Eagles were held to a 1-1 draw by their South African host.

Zverev stuns Federer to reach ATP Finals title match

Zverev is the first German to reach the final of the season-ender since Boris Becker lost to Pete Sampras in 1996.

Africa Cup of Nations match between South AFrica and Nigeria's Super Eagles.

Super Eagles qualify for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

The Super Eagles have booked their place at Cameroon 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

South Africa vs Nigeria. [PHOTO CREDIT: Goal.com]

South Africa Vs Nigeria (Live Updates): Super Eagles seek revenge in Johannesburg

Nigeria needs a draw but says it will go all out.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

South Africa v Nigeria: Five duels that will determine result

PREMIUM TIMES looks at five duels that will determine the outcome on Saturday at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

South Africa vs Nigeria: Five things to expect as Eagles battle Bafana Bafana

This will be the 14th meeting between Nigeria and South Africa national teams.

AFCON Qualifiers: South Africa Coach dismisses N9m per goal offer to Super Eagles

“The reward I get is if I see the faces of the people out there are happy, and I see the players proud of themselves.”

Stand-in Captain Ahmed Musa and 21 other players trained at the Stephen Keshi Stadium

AFCON Qualifier: We are in South Africa for three points — Musa

Nigeria has not beaten South Africa at senior men team level in the last four encounters between both nations.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Four matches to watch | Falcons and Eagles take flight again

Will Gernot Rohr get his pound of flesh or will Baxter help confirm Bafana Bafana’s independence from the Eagles’ stranglehold?

Spain national team

Spain lose back-to-back matches first time in three years

Spain currently top the group with six points, with England and Croatia on four points each.

Cleveland Cavaliers talisman and an NBA finalist for eight consecutive years, LeBron James. [Photo credit: Official Facebook page of Lebron James]

Lebron James goes fifth on NBA scoring list

James is largely expected to lead the 16-time champions to at least, the NBA Playoff finals.

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Genort Rohr.

Four positions Rohr has to fill against South Africa

These four spaces are crying out to be filled by decisions from Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr.

Roger Federer (Photo Credit: Tennis World USA)

Roger Federer puts troubled start behind him

The six-time champion outclasses Dominic Thiem on Tuesday to stay on course for the knockout stage.

Fellainis new look

Manchester United star, Fellaini, shocks fans with new look

He had worn distinctive curly locks since moving to the Premier League with Everton 10 years ago

Claudio Ranieri Photo: SkySports

EPL: Ranieri emerges new Fulham Coach

The Cottagers named the Italian as their new manager.

Flying Eagles

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles to face Ghana, Benin in WAFU tournament

The competition is billed for Lome, the capital of Togo.

Ahmed Musa. [Photo credit: Guardian Nigeria]

AFCON 2019: Choosing between Musa, Iheanacho, Success, Onyekuru to replace Ighalo

Ighalo is out of the match due to a hamstring injury.