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#Nigeria

# nigeria-soccer - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Chelsea star quits international football at 27

Victor Moses played 37 times and scored 12 goals for the Super Eagles.

# nigeria-soccer - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Mikel claims Nigeria denied 'clear penalty' in Argentina loss

The Super Eagles believe they should have been awarded a spot kick during a thrilling encounter, despite the match officials making use of VAR.

Messi and Rojo magic helps nervy Argentina reach World Cup last 16 World Class This post contains videos

Messi and Rojo magic helps nervy Argentina reach World Cup last 16

The Barcelona star scored a brilliant goal tonight.

As it happened: Nigeria v Argentina, World Cup

Nigeria take on Argentina, with both sides’ World Cup hopes in the balance.

Messi stressed and unhappy at World Cup, says former team-mate

Pablo Zabaleta sympathises with his friend, who has not been at his best for Argentina.

# nigeria-soccer - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Diego Maradona calls for meeting with Argentina players

The two-time world champions must beat Nigeria in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday to avoid an early exit.

'The relationship with the coach is completely normal'

Jorge Sampaoli was roundly criticised for his game plan following a 3-0 loss to Croatia.

# nigeria-soccer - Friday 22 June, 2018

Argentina deny reports players want manager out

Jorge Sampaoli has received criticism after his side were beaten by Croatia.

# nigeria-soccer - Monday 18 June, 2018

Croatia's injured striker sent home from Russia

Nikola Kalinić’s tournament has ended prematurely.

# nigeria-soccer - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Nigeria's new home kit will certainly stand out at this summer's World Cup

Nike can’t be accused of playing it safe anyway.

# nigeria-soccer - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Nigeria look to woo England starlet Abraham

The 19-year-old is currently on loan from Chelsea to Swansea City at club level.

# nigeria-soccer - Saturday 20 August, 2016

'Hotel staff refused to launder our jerseys because of AIDS stories': Nigeria's Olympic gold

The African country made history 20 years ago with an unlikely triumph in Atlanta.

# nigeria-soccer - Friday 5 August, 2016

They arrived in Brazil hours before but Nigeria conjured a remarkable Olympics result last night

20-year-old striker Etebo Oghenekaro hit four goals.

# nigeria-soccer - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Stranded! Their Olympic opener is tomorrow but the Nigerian football team are in Atlanta

The team face Japan at 10pm local time on Thursday.

# nigeria-soccer - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Tragedy strikes Nigerian football again RIP

Tragedy strikes Nigerian football again

Former Super Eagles coach Shaibu Amodu died just days after Stephen Keshi passed away.

# nigeria-soccer - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Stephen Keshi to return as Nigeria boss two weeks after being sacked

The team has a lot of work to do to qualify for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.

# nigeria-soccer - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Breakfast at Bebeto's: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action

Germany and France both left it late as they advanced to the quarter-finals.

# nigeria-soccer - Monday 30 June, 2014

'A lot of mistakes is questionable' - Nigeria coach hits out at ref's display after France loss

Stephen Keshi was aggrieved that Emmanuel Emenike had a first-half goal ruled out for offside among other issues.

Pogba opens door as France reach last eight

Juventus star made the key breakthrough for France 11 minutes from time.

World Cup Hangout: 2fm's Paddy McKenna joins us to talk the World Cup, Everton and Leitrim

It’s gonna be another day of dramatic tournament football.

All the goals as France reach the quarter-final of the World Cup Close Calls This post contains videos

All the goals as France reach the quarter-final of the World Cup

Nigeria had a goal ruled out for offside in the first half.

As it happened: France v Nigeria, World Cup last 16

France took on Nigeria, as the Super Eagles looked to upset Didier Deschamps’ side.

# nigeria-soccer - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Ambitious France out to confirm World Cup credentials against Nigeria

Didier Deschamps’ side swept past Honduras and Switzerland, before a stalemate against Ecuador.

# nigeria-soccer - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action

A Swiss hat-trick, a French stalemate and Messi finding form.

# nigeria-soccer - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Messi brace and Rojo finish see Argentina past Musa-inspired Nigeria

The Barcelona magician scored with a beautiful free-kick just before half time.

As it happened: Argentina v Nigeria, Bosnia-Herzegovina v Iran, World Cup Group F Minute-by-Minute This post contains videos

As it happened: Argentina v Nigeria, Bosnia-Herzegovina v Iran, World Cup Group F

Lionel Messi has proved a saviour to Argentine fans thus far. Could his 10 teammates step up to maintain their 100% record?

# nigeria-soccer - Monday 16 June, 2014

Nigeria, Iran stalemate leaves Brazilians unimpressed

In stark contrast to the attacking nature of the tournament so far, neither side showed much creativity.

# nigeria-soccer - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Nigeria on $100,000-a-man bonus to win World Cup

The total amount of win bonuses and allowances for the 32-day competition is $2.6 million.

# nigeria-soccer - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Check out all the goals from tonight's Confederations Cup action Review This post contains videos

Check out all the goals from tonight's Confederations Cup action

Spain beat Nigeria to book a date with Italy in the semis, while Uruguay routed Tahiti.

# nigeria-soccer - Friday 21 June, 2013

Forlan marks 100th cap with stunning winner against Nigeria Confed Cup This post contains videos

Forlan marks 100th cap with stunning winner against Nigeria

Uruguay kept their Confederations Cup hopes alive with a 2-1 win over the African champions.

# nigeria-soccer - Friday 25 January, 2013

VIDEO: Zambia keeper Kennedy Mweene snatches draw — by scoring a penalty AFCON 2013 This post contains videos

VIDEO: Zambia keeper Kennedy Mweene snatches draw — by scoring a penalty

Mweene grabbed a late equaliser in Zambia’s 1-1 draw against Nigeria this afternoon.