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Super Eagles vs Congo D.R

Nigeria 1-1 DR Congo: Five things we learnt from Eagles performance

The Eagles stand a chance but the defence will have to be impeccable for the team to progress from Group D.

Photo from the International Friendly match between Nigeria and DR Congo on Monday, May 28, 2018.

Nigeria 1-1 DR Congo: How Super Eagles fared in Port Harcourt

Many would have wished that Gernot Rohr’s men signed off from the country with a win.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Five things to expect as Super Eagles face Congo DR

The last time a team that had Congo in their name came to Port Harcourt, they left with a win and Kenneth Omeruo’s persona in tatters.

Liverpool Physio Team attending to Mo Salah after he was wrestled down by Sergio Ramos [Photo: Real Madrid Twitter page]

Champions League Final: Lamentation of a Liverpool Fan

“The Real Madrid team that won this game tonight was as bland and colourless as their fawning “hailers”.”

Mohamed Salah

Liverpool v Real Madrid: Five duels that will decide winner

There is Salah against Marcelo.

Liverpool vs Real Madrid (Photo Credit: Doberre)

The burden, inspiration of Champions League history

Will it become 13 for the Spanish giants, or will be the sixth title for a rejuvenated Liverpool side?

Zidane and Klopp

Liverpool v Real Madrid: The tactical thoughts of Klopp, Zidane

Zinedine Zidane advocates a patient buildup at the back and an explosive attack through the flanks

Super Eagles of Nigeria

20 Days To Russia 2018: Five reasons Super Eagles have not flown very high

The World Cup is serious business and the truth is, it is not an emergency, says Jide Alaka in this piece.

Usman Mohammed

PROFILE: Usman Mohammed: Scorer of Nigeria’s wonder goal against Atletico Madrid

Nigeria lost the friendly match 2-3 to the La Liga giant.

Super Eagles Team B

Nigeria v Atletico Madrid: Player Ratings

The Eagles lost 2-3 to the Spanish side.

USA 1994 Eagles

The best, worst minutes for Nigeria’s Super Eagles at World Cups

The Super Eagles have scored 20 goals across their five participations in the FIFA World Cup.

Olivier Giroud celebrates after scoring (Photo Credit: @ChelseaFC on Twitter)

FA Cup Final: Chelsea v Manchester United: What is at stake?

For Mourinho, who has won 12 out of 14 finals, the mantra is to win and not to entertain.

Brown Ideye

Russia 2018: Ideye, Benzema, Wilshere, other stars left behind

The forward started the World Cup qualifying campaign in Zambia on October 9, 2016.

Atletico Madrid v Marseille

Atletico Madrid v Marseille: Will experience or ‘home advantage’ count in Europa final?

Atletico Madrid have won the UEFA Europa League twice in the last nine years.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

30 days to Russia 2018: Rohr’s list and imminent issues

Gernot Rohr has released his 30-member provisional list for the Russia 2018 World Cup.

Rafael Nadal

Tennis: Nadal bests McEnroe’s 34-year-old record

Top seeds tumbled in Madrid

36 days to Russia 2018: Eagles need this tactic to triumph

36 days to Russia 2018: Eagles need this tactic to triumph

The Eagles should take comfort from the way Liverpool beat Manchester City over two legs in the Champions League.

Chelsea FC

Chelsea dominating except where it really matters to Abramovich

Chelsea Ladies confirmed their dominance on the local stage by beating Arsenal Ladies 3-1.

Barcelona v Real Madrid

Barcelona v Real Madrid | No El Clasico guard of honour but a point will be made

Cristiano Ronaldo with 17 goals is the second all-time Real Madrid scorer in El Clasico, behind the legendary Alfredo di Stefano with 18.

Arsenal and Athletico

Atletico Madrid v Arsenal: Wenger hopes love affair ends on right note

Arsenal must score to stand any chance of going through.

real madrid

Real Madrid 2-2 Bayern Munich: Football at its most dramatic

There is no way to describe the semifinal between Real and Bayern but to exclaim – ‘go watch it yourself’.

Real Madrid v Bayern Munich: Zidane hoping Los Blancos don’t choke again

The two sides are hampered by injuries to first-teamers with Bayern suffering more.

Andres Iniesta (Photo Credit:

Iniesta: Simply remarkable champion

“I’d like to be remembered for being a great footballer and a great person,” Iniesta says in teary farewell.

Arsene Wenger

Four Matches To Watch: Elephants march against Akwa United, Wenger says goodbye to Old Trafford

Arsene Wenger’s last match at Old Trafford as Arsenal manager could turn out to be a hellish one.

Rafael Nadal

11′ is the new number for Nadal on clay

The number is now 11 for the king of clay!