Rohr to include best U-20 star in Eagles’ squad for Seychelles, Egypt (Guardian)

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has challenged the players of the U-20 national team, Flying Eagles, to give their best at the Africa U-20 Cup of Nations in Niger Republic, saying he would be at the competition venue to…

Super Eagles to know opponents on April 12 (Guardian)

The Super Eagles, who won the African Cup of Nations in 2013, will know their opponents in this year’s edition of the competition on April 12, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed. April 12 is the date approved by…

Rohr opens Eagles’ door for home-based players (Guardian)

Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr has started monitoring home-based players with a view to giving outstanding performers the opportunity to fight for shirts in the national team. Rohr has been criticised by many stakeholders for neglecting home-based players in the composition…

Rohr wary of putting pressure on Eagles (Guardian)

Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr says he would try as much as possible to avoid putting pressure on his team ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations scheduled for Egypt in June, reports adantesports.com. Recent reports in the media…

Rohr earns $55,000 monthly, says NFF (Guardian)

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has thrown more light on the monthly take-home for Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, saying the Franco-German tactician is now earning $55,000 and not $60,000, as has been reported in the media.…

Gernot Rohr reveals ‘greatest headache’ as Nigeria coach (GOAL)

Two years after he took over at the helm, the gaffer has picked Ikeme’s illness as the most worrying situation he has faced. Carl Ikeme was diagnosed with acute leukaemia in July 2017 and Gernot Rohr has described the goalkeeper’s…

*Christian elders shun Buhari, Atiku (Punch) * Boko Haram notifies military of fresh attack (Punch)

Christian elders shun Buhari, Atiku (Punch) A coalition of Christians under the aegis of  the National Christian Elders Forum has excluded President Muhammadu Buhari and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar from  its consultation meeting with  the presidential candidates. The meeting  is for…

*I regret joining APC, says Atiku (Punch) * Buhari to corrupt leaders: You will not escape jail (Guardian)

I regret joining APC, says Atiku (Punch) Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has apologised for joining the groups, who came together to form the All Progressives Congress. He said the apology had…

Rohr satisfied with Eagles’ form since World Cup, set for vacation (Guardian)

Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr believes Nigeria has grown tremendously since its early exit at the Russia 2018 World Cup, adding, however, that there are still room for improvement. Nigeria has won three matches and drawn two since that infamous…

Injuries, suspension mean opportunities for others, says Rohr (Guardian)

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has lamented the injuries and suspension that have robbed him of four of his regulars for today’s crucial 2019 AFCON qualifier against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa, but he is comforted that the…

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