Ndidi v Mokoena: The battle of midfield generals that could decide Super Eagles WCQ against Bafana Bafana
Published: June 05, 2024
The Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Nigeria is set to host a thrilling 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifier between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and South Africa's Bafana Bafana. The match promises to be an intense battle, with both teams eager to secure a victory that could shape their qualifying campaig...
'It affects the training' -  Iheanacho, Ndidi deliver brutal verdict on missing Super Eagles players
Published: June 05, 2024
Leicester City duo Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi have raised concerns about the invited players yet to report for international duty in Uyo ahead of the Super Eagles' crucial 2026 World Cup qualifying match against South Africa.  Super Eagles coach Finidi George has not been able to work with the full com...
'They are on their way' - Finidi assures Iwobi, Lookman, Okoye will report for duty before Bafana Bafana clash 
Published: June 05, 2024
Nigeria coach Finidi George has assured that Ademola Lookman, Alex Iwobi and Maduka Okoye will report for international duty before Friday's showdown against Bafana Bafana at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo. Five players Paul Onuachu, Bright Osayi-Samuel, Calvin Bassey, Frank Onyeka and Semi Aja...
Snapped: Iwobi, Lookman report for Super Eagles duty Wednesday, spotted at London airport 
Published: June 05, 2024
Fulham midfielder Alex Iwobi and Atalanta forward Ademola Lookman should report for international duty in Uyo on Wednesday, all things being equal.  As at the time of this report, the Nigeria internationals were still at the airport in London (as pictured) waiting to board their flight to Nigeria.  According to...
'We know about them, they know about us' - Hugo Broos predicts Finidi will make changes v Bafana Bafana 
Published: June 04, 2024
South Africa coach Hugo Broos expects Finidi George to make changes for the crucial 2026 World Cup qualifying match at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium on Friday evening.  Of the twenty-three players the Ajax Amsterdam legend summoned for the June internationals, seven started the semfinal clash against ...
2026 WCQ: Three revenge-seeking Bafana Bafana players to watch out for against Super Eagles 
Published: June 04, 2024
The Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Nigeria is set to erupt on Friday as the Super Eagles face off against South Africa's Bafana Bafana in a crucial 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifier. This encounter carries extra weight for Bafana Bafana, as they are poised to seek retribution for their heartbreaking ...
Super Eagles stars Ajayi, Bassey, Onuachu, Onyeka, Osayi-Samuel land in Uyo pre-Bafana Bafana 
Published: June 04, 2024
Semi Ajayi, Calvin Bassey, Bright Osayi-Samuel, Frank Onyeka and Paul Onuachu have arrived at the Uyo airport in preparation for the 2026 Fifa World Cup qualifiers against South Africa, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The five players have been hindered from joining the rest of the squad due to the nationwide strike i...
'We don't have to be afraid' - Hugo Broos explains why Bafana Bafana are confident before facing Super Eagles
Published: June 04, 2024
Speaking at a press conference on Monday, manager Hugo Broos explained why Bafana Bafana are in confident mood before their 2026 World Cup qualifying match against the Super Eagles at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. The Belgian football tactician believes that South Africa performed admirably in their ...
'There's no pressure' - Nwabali insists ahead of possible home debut for Super Eagles v Bafana Bafana 
Published: June 04, 2024
Chippa United goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali has underlined that he's not under any pressure whatsoever ahead of a potential home debut for the Super Eagles when they take on South Africa's Bafana Bafana in a 2026 World Cup qualifying match at the  Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. The former Enyimba sho...
'Not easy to play for the national team' - Fisayo Dele-Bashiru admits ahead of potential cap-tying game 
Published: June 04, 2024
Manchester City academy product Fisayo Dele-Bashiru has admitted that it is difficult to be selected to play for the Super Eagles due to the population of Nigeria.  The Hatayspor midfielder is eligible to play international football for Germany where he was born, England where he was raised and Nigeria through hi...
Super Eagles skip morning training on Tuesday, opt for closed-door session at 4 pm 
Published: June 04, 2024
The Super Eagles of will skip Tuesday morning training session and instead resume in the afternoon without allowing the media to be present.  However, coach Finidi George and the players will address the media on Wednesday. Nigeria is set to play against South Africa's Bafana Bafana on June 7 and, just three...
2026 WCQs: Akwa United block invitation of 17yo dribbling wizard Suleiman as replacement for Chukwueze
Published: June 03, 2024
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report that Akwa United blocked the potential invitation of dribbling wizard Sani Suleiman to the Super Eagles squad for the upcoming 2026 World Cup qualifying matches against South Africa's Bafana Bafana and Benin's Cheetahs. Officials of the Super Eagles had been in tou...
NLC strike prevents Iwobi, Onyeka, Ajayi, 5 others from joining Super Eagles in Uyo 
Published: June 03, 2024
The Super Eagles continued their preparations for the upcoming 2026 World Cup qualifying match against South Africa with a training session in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on Monday morning.  Manager Finidi George put fifteen players through their paces in today's workout at the training pitch of the Godswill Akpabio I...
Bafana Bafana roster change: Hugo Broos hands late call-up to Kaizer Chiefs centre-back 
Published: June 03, 2024
Bafana Bafana have made a change to their roster before their trip to Uyo for a 2026 World Cup qualifying match against three -time African champions Nigeria.  The South African Football Association confirmed on Monday afternoon that manager Hugo Broos has made one change to their initial squad announced last week...
Chukwueze, Nwabali, 13 others train Sunday evening; Iwobi, Onyeka among 8 players yet to show up in camp
Published: June 02, 2024
Fifteen Super Eagles players trained on Sunday evening ahead of the Fifa World Cup qualification game against South Africa on Friday, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. Boavista central defender Chidozie Awaziem and Royal Antwerp midfielder Alhassan Yusuf have joined the training camp which is situated in Uyo, Akwa Ibom ...