Peter Pedroncelli, 6:22 am
Young defender Rivaldo Coetzee was called up and participated in this year’s Nations Cup in Equatorial Guinea, and although he came off early in the first match against Algeria with an injury, he returned to the side for their third AFCON encounter against Ghana.
Peter Pedroncelli, 8:37 am AFKI Original
Nigeria national team stand-in coach Daniel Amokachi has revealed a list of 28 players who have been called up to represent the Super Eagles on international duty in two friendly matches against Bolivia and South Africa to be played at the end of the month.
Peter Pedroncelli, 7:39 am AFKI Original
Formula One does not currently have a race on their annual calendar in Africa, making it the only continent that is not represented in motor-sport’s flagship competition. This is set to change in the next few years, if the efforts of to bring the Cape Town Grand Prix to life come to fruition.
Peter Pedroncelli, 3:19 am
The Super Eagles will be keen to sort out these coaching issues urgently, as there are important qualification campaigns beginning in the near future, including matches for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and 2018 World Cup in June and October respectively.
Peter Pedroncelli, 7:29 am AFKI Original
Formula One does not currently have a race on their annual calendar in Africa, making it the only continent that is not represented in motor-sport’s flagship competition. This is something that could be set to change in the coming years, if the efforts of the people at Cape Town Grand Prix South Africa come to […]
Peter Pedroncelli, 5:32 am AFKI Original
The attacker’s fitness level is in question, and he believes that he is not able to give his best to the Teranga Lions due to this. He is currently serving a seven match ban for a spitting incident in the English Premier League involving Jonny Evans of Manchester United in a recent match.
Peter Pedroncelli, 12:30 am AFKI Original
The 2015 FIFA Under-20 World Cup will be held in New Zealand later this year, and the four teams that will be making the trip to the country on behalf of the African continent include Senegal, Nigeria, Ghana and Mali. These four junior national teams reached the semi-finals of the ongoing African Youth Championship in Senegal during the past few days following […]
Peter Pedroncelli, 2:44 am AFKI Original
Zimbabwe’s chances of making their first ever FIFA World Cup appearance in Russia during the 2018 showpiece event have been dealt a death blow, as the Warriors have been expelled from taking part in the competition’s qualification campaign.
Peter Pedroncelli, 1:37 am
The latest FIFA ranking data is in for the month of March, and Algeria remain Africa’s best ranked side, placing at 18th in the overall list. Cote D’Ivoire, the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) champions, have not moved at all since the February list, remaining second on the continent, two places behind the Fennecs in 20th spot.
Peter Pedroncelli, 8:02 am
The Super Eagles speedster has been a crucial element of his club’s attacking capabilities at the Arena Khimki, and due to his outstanding performances in Russia, the rumour mill has been churning out news about a number of clubs who have apparently shown interest in the Nigerian.