CAF Confederation Cup: Rivers United must qualify for knockout round – Ogenyi

Rivers United coach, Evans Ogenyi says it is important for the team to earn a place in the next round of the CAF Confederation Cup. The Pride of...
DAILY POST (NG 23 hours ago

CAF Confederation Cup: Nwagua confident Rivers United can win title

Rivers United captain, Nyima Nwagua remains optimistic that the team can go all the way in this season’s CAF Confederation Cup. The Port Harcourt...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 26

Rivers United Secures Victory Against Academica do Lobito in CAF Confederation Cup Group Clash

Port Harcourt’s Rivers United showcased resilience as they clinched a pivotal 3-2 win against Angolan side Academica do Lobito in a thrilling CAF...
FOOTBALLLIVE.NG Feb 26

Confed Cup: How Rivers United Survived In Angola

Rivers United maintained their status as the only Nigerian team on the continent by beating Academica Lobito 3-2 in Angola. Edem Ekerette, Alex...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 26

CAF CC: Rivers United Down Academica

Rivers United got their CAF Confederation Cup campaign back on track with a hard fought 2-3 win over Academica of Angola. The post CAF CC: Rivers...
BRILA Feb 26

CAF Confederation Cup: Rivers United rally to beat Academica Do Lobito in Luanda

Rivers United rallied to beat Angolan side, Academica do Lobito 3-2 in their CAF Confederation Cup Group C clash on Sunday night. The win boosted...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 26

Exploring the vibrant tapestry of sports betting in Angola

In recent years, Angola has witnessed a fascinating evolution in the realm of sports betting, thanks in large part to digital platforms...
ALLNIGERIASOCCER.COM Feb 25

Rivers Utd beat Angola’s Academica do Lobito in Confed Cup

Rivers United sealed a 3-2 victory over Angolan club, Academica do Lobito in a thrilling CAF Confederation Cup encounter. With the away victory on...
RIPPLESNIGERIA.COM Feb 25

Rivers United boost CAF Confederation Cup hopes with away victory against APC Lobito

Rivers United FC of Nigeria boosted their hopes of reaching the CAF Confederation Cup knockout round with a 2-3 away victory agaianst Angola’s APC...
SPORTSRATION.COM Feb 25

CAF Confederation Cup: Rivers United Beat Academica Do Lobito In Five-Goal Thriller

Rivers United boosted their chances of securing a place in knockout stage of the CAF Confederation Cup following a 3-2 away win against Angolan...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 25

Rivers United battle Dreams of Ghana for CAF Confederation Cup knockout place after win in Angola

Rivers United will now have to beat Dreams FC of Ghana at home to stand any chance of reaching the knockout rounds of the CAF Confederation Cup...
SCORENIGERIA.COM.NG Feb 25

Nwagua unveils Rivers United target against Academica Petroleos de Lobito

Rivers United forward, Nyima Nwagua says the players are focused on the CAF Confederation Cup clash against Academica Petroleos de Lobito. Nwagua...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 25

CAF Confederation Cup: Rivers United arrive Luanda for Academica do Lobito clash

Rivers United have arrived in Angola for the CAF Confederation Cup matchday five clash against Academica Petroleos Clube do Lobito. The former...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 24

CAFCC: CAF Appoints Libyan Referee For APC Do Lobito, Rivers United clash

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) has appointed Mr Abdulrazg Ahmed from Libya as the Referee for 2023/2024 CAF Confederation Cup Group C...
SPORTS247 Feb 23

Woleola Sheriff Leads Team to Victory in Creative Championship League

Woleola Sheriff led his team to a 1-0 victory against Broad City FC. Sheriff’s outstanding performance earned him the title of ‘Man of the Match’,...
SPORTS247 Feb 20

CAF Confederation Cup: Nwagua tasks Rivers United ahead Academica Lobito clash

Rivers United forward, Nyima Nwagua has revealed that the team is now focused on their CAF Confederation Cup campaign. The Pride of Rivers will...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 19

“Going to Angola with Confidence”: Rivers United Captain Nwagua Reflects on Hat-Trick and NPFL Victory Ahead of CAF Confederation’s Cup Clash

Rivers United captain Nyima Nwagua reflected on his standout performance in the team’s thrilling 3-2 victory against Doma United in the NPFL,...
SPORTS247 Feb 19

11 African Coaches Who Won AFCON Trophy (Full List)

Emerse Fae has etched his name in the annals of football history, becoming the 11th African tactician to lead a team to victory in the...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 19

Nigeria: After Afcon, What Next (2)

[Vanguard] President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Ibrahim Gusau, practically counted Nigeria's eggs before they were hatched when he told...
ALLAFRICA.COM Feb 16

South Africa Surprises In The African Cup Of Nations

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) might have been going strong since 1957, but South Africa was a little late to the party. Despite only debuting...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 16

Super Eagles Soar To 28th In Latest FIFA Ranking

The Super Eagles of Nigeria, fresh off their runner-up finish at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), have ascended 14 spots to 28th in the world in...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 15

Mabululu: Egypt’s AFCON performance was catastrophic

Angolan striker Mabululu of Ittihad Alexandria believes that Egypt’s performance in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations was catastrophic. The...
KINGFUT Feb 14

We Deserve To Beat Nigeria At AFCON – Coach Of Angola Rates Super Eagles Low

Coach of the senior national team of Angola Pedro Gonçalves says his team were unfortunate not to defeat Nigeria in the quarter final of the...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM Feb 14

Victor Osimhen Expected In Napoli Today

Super Eagles talismanic striker, Victor Osimhen, is expected at his Italian Serie A club, Napoli later today, February 14, after over a month away...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 14

Will NFF Extend Jose Peseiro’s Contract, What Next For Super Eagles Of Nigeria?

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have finally returned to Abuja from Abidjan, Ivory Coast, where they almost won their fourth AFCON title, with a bag of...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 13

Ex-Nigerian Goalkeeper Urges NFF To Sack Super Eagles Coach, Jose Peseiro

Former Nigerian goalkeeper, Idah Peterside, has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to sack Super Eagles coach, Jose Peseiro. Idah...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 12

CAF Writes To Super Eagles Goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali After Losing To Ivory Coast

The Confederation of African Football (CAF), has sent a message of encouragement to Super Eagles of Nigeria goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali after his...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 12

Sports Minister Applauds Super Eagles Of Nigeria For Winning 2023 AFCON Silver

The Minister of Sports Development, John Owan Enoh, has applauded the Super Eagles of Nigeria for winning the silver medal at the 2023...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 12

S/Eagles Players, Officials To Depart Abidjan For Abuja Monday Afternoon

Players and officials of the Super Eagles will depart Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire for Abuja on Monday (12 February) afternoon. According to the team’s...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 12

Troost-Ekong Wins 2023 AFCON Player Of The Tournament (See Other Winners)

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has named Super Eagles captain, William Troost-Ekong, as the best player of the just concluded Africa...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 12

AFCON FInals: Peter Obi Cancels Trip To Ivory Coast Over Herbert Wigwe’s Demise

The 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has cancelled his scheduled trip to Abidjan, the capital city of Côte...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 11

Who is Afcon 2023 final referee Dahane Beida?

THE Africa Cup of Nations final is upon us after a thrilling tournament in the Ivory Coast. And the refereeing team has been decided with a...
THE SUN Feb 11

How Super Eagles Unite Nigerians

By Ehi Braimah As we await the outcome of the 2023 African Cup of Nations final game between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and the Elephants of Cote...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 11

Big powers Ivory Coast and Nigeria collide as football in Africa takes giant steps | Jonathan Wilson

With Cape Verde, Angola, Mauritania and Equatorial Guinea all making an impression, this Cup of Nations is full of positives And so, after a...
THE GUARDIAN Feb 10

AFCON 2023: CAF Appoints Mauritanian Referee For Super Eagles Vs Cote d’Ivoire

Mauritanian referee, Dahana Beida will take charge of Nigeria's Africa Cup of Nations final clash against the Elephants of Cote d'Ivoire. Angola's...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 10

AFCON 2023: Nigeria, DR Congo bosses confident ahead of semifinal matches

Nigeria man­ager, José Pe­seiro, has called on his side to be more clinical up front despite boasting the strongest defence at the totalenergies...
GHANAIAN TIMES Feb 6

Nigerian Super Eagles N3 billion richer, arrives Ivory Coast’s Buake

The Nigerian Super Eagles have secured N3 billion in prize money after defeating the Angolan team in the ongoing AFCON. The post Nigerian Super...
NAIRAMETRICS.COM Feb 6

AFCON 2023: Super Eagles N3bn richer ahead of South Africa semi-final

The Super Eagles have earned a prize money of $2.5m (N3bn), after qualifying for the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations. Nigeria defeated...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 6

Super Eagles Of Nigeria Earn $2.5 Million As They Arrive In Bouake

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have earned a total of $2.5 million for qualifying for the 2023 AFCON semi-finals stage. Aside from the Super Eagles,...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 6

South Africa Can’t Stop Super Eagles From Winning AFCON 2023 Title –Babangida

Former Nigeria international, Tijani Babangida has revealed that South Africa can't stop the Super Eagles' quest of winning the 2023 Africa Cup of...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 6

AFCON Semi-final: Osimhen May Miss Nigeria Vs South Africa Match

The star striker for the Super Eagles, Victor Osimhen, would likely be absent for Nigeria's upcoming semi-final match against South Africa. Naija...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 6

Nigeria Super Eagles face a tricky South Africa’s Bafana Bafana

Nigeria’s impressive Africa Cup of Nations   campaign has put them a step away from the final, but they must outdo South Africa  in Wednesday’s...
SOKA25EAST.COM Feb 5

It’s Important To Win The AFCON, Jose Peseiro Insists Ahead Of South Africa Test

The Super Eagles of Nigeria coach, Jose Peseiro, has stressed that his team's 2023 AFCON semi-final game against South Africa on Wednesday is...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 5

I Take Advice From My Players Before Making Substitutions At AFCON – Super Eagles Coach Peseiro Admits

The coach of the senior national team of Nigeria Jose Peseiro has revealed how he went about the substitutions he made in the 1-0 quarter final win...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM Feb 5

AFCON 2023: Imo FA praise Super Eagles, dedicate Angola victory to Okwaraji 

Chairman of  Imo State Football Association, Barr Ifeanyi Dike has hailed  the senior national team, the  Super Eagles for their win against the...
BLUEPRINT.NG Feb 5

AFCON: They’re good – Peseiro predicts Nigeria vs South Africa semi-final clash

Super Eagles coach, Jose Peseiro, has predicted a ‘tough’ game when his team face South Africa in Wednesday’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON,...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 5

Mikel Obi Predicts 2023 AFCON Finalists, Names Super Eagles’ Starman

Former Super Eagles player, Mikel Obi has predicted that Nigeria and Ivory Coast are likely to meet in the final of the 2023 AFCON. Mikel Obi...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 5

Super Eagles Will Beat Us- South Africa Winger Makes Shock Prediction On Semi-Final Clash

Predictions have started rolling in ahead of the senior national team of Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations semi final game against the Bafana Bafana of...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM Feb 5

Twitter user faults billionaire, Tony Elumelu over his treatment of his househelp

Twitter user faults billionaire, Tony Elumelu over his treatment of his househelpNigerian billionaire businessman, Tony Elumelu has been heavily...
ZAMBIANOBSERVER.COM Feb 5

Super Eagles, Ivory Coast Will Clash In AFCON 2023 Final –Mikel Predicts

Former Nigerian international, Mikel Obi has predicted that the final of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations will be played between the Super Eagles and...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 5

2023 AFCON: Jose Peseiro Wants More Goals Ahead Of Nigeria Vs South Africa Clash

Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro has insisted that he wants his players to score more goals while acknowledging the defensive prowess of his...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 5

AFCON 2023: ‘It’s going to be difficult’—South Africa’s Mashego on facing Nigeria, Osimhen

South Africa star Terrence Mashego has warned that the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, semifinal clash between Bafana Bafana and Nigeria will be a...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 5

We Couldn’t Handle Him- Angola Defender Warns South Africa About Super Eagles Star Ahead Of AFCON Semi Final Tie

South Africa have been handed a huge warning ahead of their AFCON semi final game against the Super Eagles of Nigeria at the ongoing Africa Cup of...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM Feb 5

StarTimes Subscribers Hail Nigeria’s S/Final Ticket

Following the hard won 1-0 victory of the Super Eagles of Nigeria  the Palacas Negres of Angola at the quarterfinal match played on Friday,...
INDEPENDENT.NG Feb 5

AFCON: Obi Mikel predicts two countries to play final

Former Super Eagles captain and Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel has predicted the two nations to play the final of the 2023 Africa Cup of...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 5

Nigeria vs South Africa – Afcon 2023 semi-final: Super Eagles look to book spot in huge final – stream, TV, team news

NIGERIA will face South Africa in the semi-final of Afcon 2023 on Wednesday night. The Super Eagles booked their place in the last four with a 1-0...
THE SUN Feb 5

AFCON 2023: Five Super Eagles stars yet to taste action

The Super Eagles of Nigeria made it to the semi-finals of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Ivory Coast on Friday following a hard-fought...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Feb 5

Jose Peseiro: Should ex-Porto boss continue as Nigeria coach after progress made in AFCON 2023 campaign?

Nigeria’s journey through the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations has been remarkable, culminating in a thrilling semifinal win over Angola in Abidjan last...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Feb 5

Nigeria's Peseiro opens up on what Super Eagles should do to stand a chance against South Africa - 'We had more luck vs Angola'

Nigeria coach Jose Peseiro is optimistic the Super Eagles have what it takes to beat Bafana in the Afcon semi-finals.
GOAL.COM Feb 5

AFCON 2023: My Super Eagles extraordinary – Peseiro

Super Eagles coach Jose Peseiro has described his players as “extraordinary” to celebrate their passage to the semifinal of the 2023 AFCON. The...
BLUEPRINT.NG Feb 5

Having beaten Angola, Eagles ‘ll lift the trophym- Osuji

Football enthusiast and pundit, Hon Sam Osuji has declared that the senior national football team, the Super Eagles will lift the coveted trophy of...
BLUEPRINT.NG Feb 5

Nigeria advance, but Jose Peseiro's 'small squad' strategy at AFCON 2023 is starting to backfire

The Super Eagles deservedly saw off Angola at AFCON 2023, but looked physically wrecked by the end of it, putting Jose Peseiro's squad management...
PULSE.NG Feb 5

AFCON: Hugo Broos names ‘very good’ Super Eagles star that could hurt South Africa

South Africa coach Hugo Broos has singled out Super Eagles star Ademola Lookman for praise ahead of the Bafana Bafana’s semifinal clash with...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 5

AFCON: ‘No Pressure’ – South Africa Coach, Broos Speaks Ahead Nigeria Clash

In the lead-up to Wednesday's 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) semi-final match between South Africa and Nigeria, head coach of South Africa...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 5

Super Eagles to depart for Bouake tomorrow

After spending Saturday recovering from the exertions of their quarterfinal victory over Angola on Friday, the Super Eagles returned to training...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Feb 5

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa sends message to Nigerians

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa, has once again used his social media to address social issues. Musa reflected on the unity witnessed among...
SPORTSRATION.COM Feb 5

The Super Eagles booked a place in the semi-finals in Ivory Coast by beating Angola 1-0 on Friday.

Nigeria next play on Wednesday against South Africa.
THE-STAR.CO.KE Feb 5

VIDEO: Watch highlights of Nigeria's win over Angola

Nigeria secured a spot in the semi-finals of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations after a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Angola in Abidjan on...
GHANAGUARDIAN.COM Feb 4

Why I Shouted At Iwobi During Super Eagles’ 1-0 Win Over Angola — Nwabali

Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper in the ongoing 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cote d’Ivoire, Stanley Nwabali, has disclosed why he...
LEADERSHIP.NG Feb 4

Unveiling the unknown behind Nigeria’s Afcon 2023 semi-final win over Angola

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are making strides in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, securing four victories and a draw in the tournament so far,...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Feb 4

AFCON: ‘He’s a soldier’ – Iwobi reacts to Nwabali shouting at him during win over Angola

Super Eagles midfielder, Alex Iwobi, has reacted to an on-the-field incident with goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali. Nwabali was caught on camera shouting...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 4

AFCON: Leading scorers ahead of semi-final fixtures

Ahead of the semi-finals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, DAILY POST looks at the top scorers in the competition, so far. Equatorial...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 4

AFCON 2023: South Africa’s Hugo Broos maintains enthusiasm ahead of semi-final clash against Nigeria

Ademola scored the only goal of the game as Nigeria defeated the Angolans in the quarter final of the AFCON 2023 tournament in Ivory Coast. South...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Feb 4

AFCON 2023: Lookman, Osimhen, Troost-Ekong and Nigeria’s best players in Cote d’Ivoire so far

Nigeria zoomed into the semifinals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Angola 1-0 on Friday courtesy of Ademola Lookman’s...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Feb 4

Imo FA praises Super Eagles for dedicating Angola victory to Okwaraji

Chairman of the Imo State Football Association, Barr Ifeanyi Dike, has hailed the Super Eagles for their win against Angola and dedication of the...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 4

AFCON 2023: Gusau Hails President Tinubu, Akpabio As Super Eagles Prepare For South Africa Test

President of Nigeria Football Federation, Ibrahim Musa Gusau has applauded the contributions of His Excellency, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR,...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 4

AFCON: Stop your eye service – Omirhobo blasts NFF over comments on Super Eagles, Tinubu

A human rights lawyer, Malcolm Omirhobo, has slammed the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, for suggesting that the Super Eagles’ quarter-final 1-0...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 4

AFCON 2023: Simon, Lookman feature as South Africa’s Makgopa beats Osimhen to Team of the Quarterfinals

Nigeria’s Super Eagles sealed a spot in the semifinals of the competition following a hard-fought 1-0 win over Angola, while South Africa needed...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Feb 4

AFCON 2023: Is Nigeria the best team in Cote d’Ivoire? Expert faults Peseiro’s Super Eagles

Nigeria’s Super Eagles are one of the last four teams in the semifinals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, Soccernet.ng reports.  The three-time...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Feb 4

Victor Osimhen focused on AFCON title win despite goal drought

Nigeria’s star striker, Victor Osimhen has expressed his indifference towards his goal-scoring drought at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after...
SPORTSRATION.COM Feb 4

Super Eagles receive match-winning bonus

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has promptly rewarded the Super Eagles for their outstanding performance in the 2023 African Nations Cup,...
SPORTSRATION.COM Feb 4

Angolan president comforts Palancas Negras after Afcon quarter-final exit

Angola finished its campaign at the continent's biggest football summit with a 1-0 loss against Super Eagles of Nigeria.
NATION.AFRICA Feb 4

Super Eagles dedicate victory to late Okwaraji

The late Okwaraji, slumped and died while playing for the Super Eagles in a 1989 Fifa World Cup qualifier against Angola in Lagos.
NATION.AFRICA Feb 4

Goalkeeper Williams stars as South Africa out-shoots dark horses Cape Verde to make AFCON 2023 semi-final grade

AFCON 2023 (Quarter-finals): ·       South Africa 0 (2) – 0 (1) Cape Verde ·       Mali 1-2 Cote D’Ivoire (After Extra Time) ·       Democratic...
KAWOWO.COM Feb 4

AFCON: Man who predicted VAR decision, Nigeria’s victory against Angola names finalists

A Nigerian man, who predicted that the Super Eagles would triumph over Angola, has picked two teams from Group A to play in the finals. Hours,...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Feb 4

AFCON: Super Eagles’ victory signifies Nigeria’s indomitable spirit – Lawan

President of the 9th Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, declared in Abuja on Saturday , that the Super Eagles’ victory over the Black Antelope of Angola...
BLUEPRINT.NG Feb 4

Senator Urges Eagles, Nigerians To Move On With Same Momentum

The senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Saliu Mustapha, has congratulated the Super Eagles of...
LEADERSHIP.NG Feb 4

Super Eagles recovery session: Osimhen, Onyeka among 5 players rested; Onyedika trains fully; Musa individual 

Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that the Super Eagles have started their preparations for Wednesday's Africa Cup of Nations semifinal match...
ALLNIGERIASOCCER.COM Feb 3

'He's a solder' - Iwobi responds to on-the-field incident with Nwabali in Super Eagles win against Angola

Alex Iwobi has responded to an on-the-field incident with Stanley Nwabali during the second half of Nigeria's 1-0 win over Angola in a quarterfinal...
ALLNIGERIASOCCER.COM Feb 3

Super Eagles goalkeeper Nwabali reveals prefered AFCON semi-final opponent

Following Nigeria’s quarterfinal victory against Angola in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Super Eagles goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali has...
SPORTSRATION.COM Feb 3
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