Good Morning Zimbabwe News
Ukraine Coach Shevchenko Names Man City, West Ham Stars In Squad For Eagles Friendly
Ukraine head coach, Andriy Shevchenko has named Manchester City defender Oleksandr Zinchenko and West Ham United’s Andriy Yarmolenko in his squad for his next month’s friendly encounter against the Super Eagles of Nigeria at the Dnipro Arena in Kyiv, reports Completesports.com. The squad will also face Lithuania in an... Read more
Ndidi: How Mikel Became My Idol As Up And Coming Footballer
Wilfred Ndidi says former Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi was a big inspiration to him while he was still learning the ropes as a young footballer, reports Completesports.com. Ndidi’s profile has continued to soar higher since his move to Premier League side, Leicester City from KRC Genk of... Read more
Siasia: I’m Innocent, Will Challenge FIFA’s Decision, Ban At Highest Level
Former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia has reacted to the life ban imposed on him by FIFA, claiming innocence and vowing to challenge the decision at the highest authority. Siasia told Completesports.com that the ban came to him as a shock because at no time was he interrogated by... Read more
Flying Eagles Held By Burkina Faso In First 12th AAG Match
Nigeria’s Flying Eagles were held to a 1-1 draw by Burkina Faso in their 12th All Africa Games men’s football first Group A encounter at the Stade Hassan Moulay, Rabat on Friday, reports Completesports.com. Ahmad Ghali opened scoring for Nigeria in the 58th minute from a Abubakar Ibrahim corner... Read more
FIFA Bans Siasia For Life Over Being Guilty Of Accepting To Fix Matches
FIFA has announced a life ban for former Super Eagles coach and player Samson Siasia,from all football related activities, for being guilty of accepting to receive bribe and fix matches, Completesports.com reports. FIFA however failed to name the actual matches that Siasia agreed to help betting baron to manipulate.... Read more
Iroha To Iheanacho: Ukraine Friendly Chance To Reclaim Your Eagles Spot
Ben Iroha, a former Nigeria left-wing-back has applauded Gernot Rohr for recalling Leicester City forward, Kelechi Iheanacho to the Super Eagles, but chides the left-footed forward to grab the opportunity with both hands after missing the final cut for the AFCON 2019 finals in Egypt following a dip in... Read more
Morocco Name Omeruo’s Leganes Teammate Mourid In AAG Squad To Face Flying Eagles
Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo’s teammate at Spanish LaLiga side, Aymane Mourid, has been included in Morocco’s 18-man squad for the 12th All Africa Games billed to get underway in Rabat, Morocco, this Friday, Completesports.com reports. Mourid,19, is the only overseas-based player in the squad of the Junior Atlas... Read more
Rohr Recalls Iheanacho, Ajayi, Ebuehi For Ukraine Friendly; Invites Rangers’ Aribo, Dusseldorf’s Okoye
Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has recalled the trio of Kelechi Iheanacho, Semi Ajayi and Tyronne Ebuehi for the Nigerian side’s friendly encounter against Ukraine billed to hold at the Dnipro Arena, Ukraine, on September 10, Completesports.com reports. Iheanacho and Ajayi were dropped from squad that represented Nigeria... Read more
Garba Lists NPFL Hotshot Sunusi, 51 Others For Eaglets Screening Ahead 2019 FIFA U-17 W/Cup
Ibrahim Sunusi, the joint top scorer in the 2018/2019 NPFL season is top on the list of 52 players invited by Nigeria U-17 national team coach, Manu Garba, for the final phase of preparation ahead the 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup finals in Brazil, Completesports.com reports. Garba’s 52-man list... Read more
Iwobi: How I Was Convinced To Join Everton
New Everton signing Alex Iwobi has opened up on how a conversation with The Tofees’ manager, Marco Silva, and director of football Marcel Brands convinced him to join the club, Completesports.com reports. Iwobi joined the Merseyside club on summer transfer deadline day from Arsenal, signing a five-year deal at... Read more