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2014 WORLD CUP: Why I can never coach the Super Eagles again – Keshi finally opened up

Coach-Keshi

Stephen Keshi left his post as the head coach of the Super Eagles after Nigeria’s loss to France in the second round of the World Cup. He spoke with TheCable at the Brasilia Palace Hotel a day after the ouster. TheCable: Knowing what you know now, what would you have done as regards the preparations […]

World Cup: Read How Much NFF’s Improved Deal For Keshi Is Worth

Stephen Keshi may be offered a better deal by NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) plan to offer coach Stephen Keshi an improved deal that will pay him seven million Naira a month (over $43,000), top officials revealed. This plan comes amid confusion whether or not Keshi has quit his post. But it was also gathered that NFF have a plan B to hire a […]

I Have Not Resigned, Says Keshi

I Have Not Resigned, Says Keshi

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has denied the widely publicized reports of his resignation on the eve of Nigeria’s ouster from the Fifa World Cup. The 52-year-old thinks the press might have misunderstood his dressing room speech following the 2-0 second round loss to France on Monday, stressing he would not disclose his resignation over the […]

Finally, Keshi Tweets About His Future In Super Eagles

Finally, Keshi Tweets About His Future In Super Eagles

  The Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi took to Twitter to shed light on his future in the Nigerian national football team.   After the yesterday’s 0-2 loss to France, the Eagles’ were knocked out of the 2014 World Cup. Following the game, the Big Boss made sketchy hints when asked about continuation of his […]

Mike Adenuga Gave Super Eagles $250,000 To Beat France Prior To Match – Read His Reaction To The Loss.

Mike Adenuga Gave Super Eagles $250,000 To Beat France Prior To Match - Read His Reaction To The Loss.

  The Minister for Sports and Chairman, National Sports Commission (NSC) Dr. Tammy Danagogo over the weekend revealed that billionaire businessman Otunba Mike Adenuga gave him $250,000 to give to the Super Eagles in Brazil to encourage them to beat France today, promising to do more if they win and advance to the quarter-final stage. […]

BREAKING NEWS: Keshi And Yobo Quit Super Eagles

keshi and yobo

Speaking after the loss to France in the second round of 2014 FIFA World Cup, the Eagles’ Big Boss said it was time for him to move on after leading the team to the victory at 2013 AFCON and reaching the play-off of the 2014 Mundial. “I have to go back to my family and […]

World Cup 2014: Top 10 Vital Statistical Predictions Of Nigeria Vs France Match

Nigeria Vs France world cup Match

10. France and Nigeria have met just once, an international friendly in June 2009. Nigeria won the game 1-0 and are 7.65 to claim victory again. 9. France scored eight goals in three World Cup group games, although they drew with Ecuador 0-0 on Wednesday. They are 3.20 to score +2.5 goals. 8. That goalless […]

World Cup 2014: Again, Sat Guru Maharaj Ji Predicts The Outcome Of Nigeria Match Against France

The Head of One Love Family, Sat Guru Maharaj Ji

The Head of “One Love Family” in Ibadan, Sat Guru Maharaj Ji, on Sunday has again predicted victory for the Super Eagles ahead of their clash with the Blues of France in the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Brazil. His prediction is contained in a statement signed by Wole Oladapo, the Minister for Media Links […]

AMAZING!!! 8 months pregnant Olympian runs 800m race [PHOTOTALKS]

8 months pregnant Olympian runs 800m race8 months pregnant Olympian runs 800m race

28 year old Olympian and five-time U.S. national champion Alysia Montano ran an 800m race at the Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, California, yesterday and people are now questioning if it’s safe. Alysia received a standing ovation after completing the race in 2 minutes, 32.13 seconds, 35 seconds slower than her personal best of 1:57.34, which […]

World Cup 2014: How President Jonathan Intervened In Super Eagles’ Dollar Fight

President Jonathan has intervened in the standoff between the Super Eagles and the Nigeria Football Federation

President Goodluck Jonathan has intervened in the standoff between the Super Eagles and the Nigeria Football Federation after he spoke with coach Stephen Keshi on Friday. The players had reportedly embarked on training boycott on Thursday in Campinas, Brazil, as they pressed home their agitation for $3m appearance fee from the football federation. The Communications […]


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