Every Super Eagles player have been promised a sum $20,000 if they beat Iceland today at the Volgograd Stadium in Russia, Sportinglife reports. It was also revealed the $20,000 was in fulfillment of an agreement made.
The ex-Juventus and Real Madrid forward opened his goals’ account after his £75million switch to Stamford Bridge, it didn’t take time before the Spanish international started struggling to find form as he was also hit by injury.
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi might end his international boot following Argentina's massive defeat to Croatia in their World Cup Group D clash. Rebic, Modric and Rakitic score to help the Croats beat the south American side.
The Albiceleste’s next match at the ongoing 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia comes up on Tuesday June 26, at Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg when they battle Nigeria’s Super Eagles in their last Group D game.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has stated clearly that his players will be ready for the next FIFA World Cup tournament which will be Qatar 2022. He explained that only Mikel and Victor Moses are experienced players in his team.
Former England and football icon David Beckham has tipped England to go all the way to the final and meet Lionel Messi's Argentina in the World Cup Russia finals. Albiceleste, have had a long history with England in the mundial.
In two games, the hosts have six points and a positive goal difference of seven, having conceded just once so far. The closest any nation has come to such a record was Italy in 1934, who also won their opening two games. YEN.com.g
Although no African country has won the World Cup yet, there are a number of footballers from the continent who left their mark in the tournament. Asamoah Gyan is a household name when it comes to the list of great Africans.
Enter with as little as N250 and win thousands as your players perform! Payouts are made directly into your bank account.For a limited time only, enter the code ‘REG50’to get a 50% deposit bonus.Visit www.fantasyng.com to start.
It was a nightmare for the former Argentina captain and 1986 World Cup winner, who excelled as a player, but could not hold back the tears after the Albiceleste were taught some football lessons by their European opponents.
Nigerians in Russia were full of joy following Argentina's disappointing defeat to Croatia in their second group game. They will hope the Super Eagles can capitalise on that to get their campaign on track after losing to Croatia.
Presently, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi may be the best players in the world, but both do not come near the list of greatest players to have ever played at the World Cup. Brazil legend Pele was impressive during his era.
Former Green Eagles legend, Segun Odegbami, on Thursday met with members of the Super Eagles team at the ongoing World Cup in Russia. The ex-Shooting Stars attacker updated on his social media page, giving details of his meeting.
The highly-rated defender is currently with Spain’s La Roja at the ongoing global football fiesta in Russia but has appeared in 246 matches in all competitions, winning 14 silverware that includes the UCL and domestic titles.
Lionel Messi and his Argentine national teammates will be under serious pressure to deliver on Thursday night, June 21, when they face Croatia in their second Group D game in Russia. Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0 in their first tie.
Speaking after the team’s training session Thursday, Tite was pushed to the wall that he had no other option, but to speak to journalist on ground over the allegation that he has told Neymar to be less selfish and play with mates.
France continued their impressive run at the Russia 2018 World Cup as Les Bleues recorded a slim 1-0 win over Peru. It was quite an entertaining fixture between both sides as they showed lots energy in the early exchanges.
Incoming Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has reportedly informed the Blues chiefs to make Argentina international Gonzalo Higuain their first signing. The 59-year-old Italian has been touted to take over from Antonio Conte.
The Mexican Football Federation has been fined 10,000 Swiss francs (£7,615) after its fans sang homophobic chants during Mexico's 1-0 win over Germany on Sunday. Football's world governing body said it had also warned Mexico.
However, the switch to the Premier League is reportedly on hold as the Stamford Bridge outfit want to confirm the arrival of Napoli’s former boss, Maurizio Sarri in place of compatriot Antonio Conte on Chelsea’s bench next term.
Christian Eriksen puts his side in front as early as the seventh minute after receiving a superb pass from Nicolai Joergensen. The Danish team are now topping Group C with four points pending France's game against Peru.
Premier League club Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Brazil star Fred from Shaktar Donetsk. There have been stories in recent months about the Brazilian making a big summer move to Old Trafford this summer.