Nigeria vs Sierra Leone: Where the game will be won & lost

Goal consider some of the factors that could make or mar the Super Eagles’ chances of success against the Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Nov 11, 2020

Sierra Leone relief as captain Bangura passed fit for Nigeria clash

The 33-year-old defender had been struggling with fitness issues, however, he is back to lead the Leone Stars against Gernot Rohr's Super Eagles
GOAL.COM Nov 11, 2020

Super Eagles face Covid-19 tests ahead of Sierra Leone clash

Gernot Rohr’s men will be subjected to coronavirus tests before taking on John Keister’s Leone Stars on Friday evening
GOAL.COM Nov 11, 2020

Nigeria/Sierra Leone: Chukwueze - We Want to Beat Sierra Leone Home and Away to Qualify Early

[This Day] Super Eagles duo of Samuel Chukwueze and Paul Onuachu were in Lagos yesterday as part of the Nigeria Football Federation's delegation to...
ALLAFRICA.COM Nov 11, 2020

Musa, Iheanacho and Etebo arrive in Nigeria camp ahead of Sierra Leone clash

Super Eagles players have started arriving for their game against the Leone Stars at the Ogbemudia Stadium
GOAL.COM Nov 10, 2020

Nigeria/Sierra Leone: Journalists Barred From Nigeria, Sierra Leone Match

[Daily Trust] The Confederation of African Football has categorically stated that no journalists or supporters would be allowed inside the Samuel...
ALLAFRICA.COM Nov 10, 2020

‘Away from home is always difficult’ - Yobo stresses importance of Nigeria home win vs Sierra Leone

The former international has explained how important it is for the Super Eagles to secure all three points at home
GOAL.COM Nov 10, 2020

When is the game between Nigeria and Sierra Leone and how can I watch?

Goal brings you everything you need to know about the Super Eagles' Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Nov 10, 2020

Musa: Super Eagles captain confident of victory over Sierra Leone without ‘ever-supportive’ fans

The 28-year-old forward has revealed the three-time African champions will do all takes to beat the Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Nov 10, 2020

‘I look forward to joining the team’ - Minnesota United’s Kamara confirms Sierra Leone return

The 36-year-old is ready to play a role in the Leone Stars’ quest to make their third appearance at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations
GOAL.COM Nov 10, 2020

Abdullahi gets Nigeria call to replace injured Onyeka ahead of Sierra Leone games

The 27-year-old is back in Gernot Rohr's team after missing their last four matches
GOAL.COM Nov 9, 2020

Fans won’t be allowed for Nigeria vs Sierra Leone clash – Sports Ministry

The Super Eagles will take on the the Leone Stars at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium behind closed doors according to the Nigerian government
GOAL.COM Nov 4, 2020

Minnesota United’s Kamara headlines Sierra Leone squad for Nigeria clash

The 36-year-old is among the 16 foreign based Leone Stars selected for this month’s qualifiers against Gernot Rohr’s Super Eagles
GOAL.COM Nov 4, 2020

Sierra Leone: Kenema Sales Man Wins Le 114 Million in Football Betting

[Concord] A fuel (gas)salesman, Vandy (full name withheld for anonymity) residing in Kenema District, Eastern Region became the newest Mercury...

NFF President Pinnick wants fans to attend Samuel Ogbemudia stadium for Nigeria vs Sierra Leone

The boss of the football governing body has expressed his pleasure with the facilities to host the Super Eagles' Afcon qualifying game
GOAL.COM Nov 3, 2020

Genk’s Onuachu replaces Simon in Nigeria squad for Sierra Leone

With the Nantes forward ruled out of the Leone Stars games due to a groin injury, the lanky striker will take his place in Gernot Rohr’s squad
GOAL.COM Nov 2, 2020

Nantes’ Simon ruled out of Nigeria’s game with Sierra Leone through injury

The jet-heeled winger will play no part when Gernot Rohr’s men take on the Leone Stars, having suffered an injury against PSG on Saturday
GOAL.COM Nov 1, 2020

Nigeria/Sierra Leone: Covid-19 Knocks Newly-Invited Nigeria Goalkeeper Osigwe Out of Sierra Leone Clash

[This Day] Swiss Super League club Lugano have announced that newly-invited Nigeria goalkeeper Sebastian Osigwe has tested positive for coronavirus.
ALLAFRICA.COM Oct 31, 2020

Newly-invited Nigeria goalkeeper Osigwe contracts coronavirus ahead of Sierra Leone showdown

The 26-year-old goalkeeper is a doubt for next month's Afcon qualifiers after his latest medical update
GOAL.COM Oct 30, 2020

Nigeria/Sierra Leone: Akpeyi, Osimhen Return As Rohr Picks 24 Eagles for Sierra Leone

[Daily Trust] Kaizer Chiefs of South Africa number one goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi and Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen are among the 24 Super Eagles...
ALLAFRICA.COM Oct 30, 2020

BT Sports: Ahmed Musa In, Dessers Out As Gernot Rohr Picks 24 Players For Sierra Leone Clash [SEE FULL LIST]

Victor Osimhen returns for next month’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone after missing...

Lugano’s Osigwe gets maiden Nigeria call up as Osimhen and Aribo return against Sierra Leone

Gernot Rohr has drafted the Swiss based goalkeeper into his squad ahead of next month’s double-header qualifiers against the Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Oct 29, 2020

Kaizer Chiefs’ Akpeyi gets Nigeria recall for Sierra Leone games

The 34-year-old goalkeeper returns to Super Eagles’ fold for next month’s African Cup of Nations double-header qualifiers against the...
GOAL.COM Oct 29, 2020

Liberia: Massa Football Academy Accuses Liberia Football Association's Vice President for Operations Wilmot Smith of Misuse of Power

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- Liberia Football Association Vice President of Operations Wilmot Smith has been alleged to have ordered Liberia Under...
ALLAFRICA.COM Oct 28, 2020

Nigeria/Sierra Leone: Edo to Host Eagles Afcon Qualifier Against Sierra Leone

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has finally picked Benin as host city for next month's 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON)...
ALLAFRICA.COM Oct 27, 2020

Rohr decision-making heaps pressure on Super Eagles ahead of Sierra Leone double-header

The German coach made a number of puzzling choices that left more questions than answers ahead of November's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers
GOAL.COM Oct 14, 2020

Rohr anticipates Nigeria selection headache ahead of Sierra Leone clash

The Super Eagles coach says it will find it tough to pick a team for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualification against the Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Oct 14, 2020

Sierra Leone/Mauritania: Sierra Leone to Face Mauritania in October 9 Friendly

[CAF] The Leone Stars of Sierra Leone will face Mauritania in a friendly on Friday 9 October 2020, as part of their build up to the 2021 Total...
ALLAFRICA.COM Sep 29, 2020

Sierra Leone: The Nation Introduces Equal Pay for Men and Women's National Teams

[CAF] In another massive milestone for women football in Africa, the Sierra Leonian government and the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA)...
ALLAFRICA.COM Sep 23, 2020

Sierra Leone's Kaykay on target as Osayi-Samuel's QPR suffer Carabao Cup upset

The Championship club's hopes of progressing to the next round were dashed after Saturday's five-goal thriller
GOAL.COM Sep 5, 2020

3 Serie A clubs after Sierra Leonean wonderkid KARGBO

Facing Bari, as a Reggiana player, in second-tier promotion pivotal match, Sierra Leonean international winger Augustus Kargbo (20),...

Isha Johansen explains reasons for Caf cancellation of 2020 Africa Women's Cup of Nations

The Caf top official and Sierra Leone football association boss speaks up on the scrapping of this year's showpiece a few days ago
GOAL.COM Jul 11, 2020

Sierra Leone: Kallon - "My Goal Against Atalanta Is One of My Favourite Goal"

[Concord] Sierra Leone football legend, Mohamed Kallon, says his goal against Atalanta for Inter Milan in the 2002/03 Italian Serie A league...
ALLAFRICA.COM May 20, 2020

Sierra Leone agree to conclude Premier League amid Covid-19 pandemic

The West African nation has given conditions for the return of their Premier League after agreeing that it will be completed
GOAL.COM May 14, 2020

Sierra Leone: UNICEF, SLFA, Footballers Sign Corona Virus MOU

[Concord] The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding...
ALLAFRICA.COM May 13, 2020

Sierra Leone: Mustapha Bundu's Agent Admits Player's Readiness for the Next Step

[Concord] Agent for Sierra Leone international striker, Mustapha Bundu, has admitted that his player is ready to take the next step in his football...
ALLAFRICA.COM May 13, 2020

Ozil joins Chelsea stars in bid to get 60,000 face masks to Sierra Leone amid coronavirus spread

The Arsenal playmaker has teamed up with his cross-city rivals to provide aid to the African country
GOAL.COM Apr 23, 2020

Coronavirus: Ezenwa reveals how Super Eagles keep in touch

Gernot Rohr’s men were initially scheduled to play Sierra Leone next week before the Covid-19 pandemic forced the fixture's postponement
GOAL.COM Mar 20, 2020

Coronavirus: SLFA suspend Sierra Leone football indefinitely

All footballing activities in the nation have been put on hold until further notice as part of the precautions against the spread of Covid-19
GOAL.COM Mar 18, 2020

Sellas Tetteh: Ghana's U20 World Cup winner quits Sierra Leone ahead of Nigeria showdown

The 63-year-old has parted ways with the Leone Stars, seven months into his tenure 
GOAL.COM Mar 12, 2020

Super Eagles call-ups complete redemption arcs for Balogun, Iheanacho, Akpeyi

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has rewarded improved performances at club level with recalls ahead of the double-header with Sierra Leone this month
GOAL.COM Mar 6, 2020

Dessers receives Super Eagles call-up

Cyriel Dessers has been included in Nigeria's 24-man squad for upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone this month.

‘This generation can conquer everyone’ - Enyeama makes bold Super Eagles prediction

Following Gernot Rohr’s announcement of the squad to face Sierra Leone, the ex-Nigeria star is confident the team can beat anybody
GOAL.COM Mar 5, 2020

2021 Afcon qualifier: NFF confirm date and venue of Nigeria vs Sierra Leone

The country’s football body has picked Asaba as the location where the Super Eagles will take on Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Feb 16, 2020

Omeruo, Osimhen and Ndidi will be available for Sierra Leone – Nigeria coach Rohr

The German tactician believes certain Super Eagles players presently on the sidelines will be ready for their upcoming outings against the Leone Stars
GOAL.COM Feb 12, 2020

Chelsea defender Rudiger donates $101,000 for free education in Sierra Leone

The 26-year-old made the pledge during his meeting with the President of the West African nation on the sidelines of the UK-Africa Investment summit
GOAL.COM Jan 20, 2020