Torino of Italy defender Ola Aina has been ruled out Nigeria’s friendly encounter against five-time world champions, Brazil as a result of an injury. The wing-back Ola Aina is out of Sunday’s international friendly against Brazil. He picked up an injury after a domestic accident and will not […]
Gernot Rohr has dropped his captain, Mikel Obi, for the second group game against Guinea at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt. Many Nigerians had asked that Mikel be dropped to the bench after his below-par performance against Burundi. Other changes made to the […]
A late goal from striker Odion Ighalo on Saturday ensured the Super Eagles start their campaign at the ongoing African Nations Cup in Egypt with a win. Ighalo scored from a scintillating back heel pass from left-full back Ola Aina.