Breaking! Enyimba, Nasarawa United, Sunshine Stars, Katsina United and Akwa United out of Aiteo Cup

Eight time Nigerian Professional Football League champions, Enyimba of Aba has been knocked out of 2019 Aiteo Cup on Wednesday. The Usman Abdallah’s men fell to an amateur side, Smart FC 3 -2 in the round of 32 clash played at the University of Benin Sports Complex. Enyimba who are fresh from winning the 2018/2019 […]

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At 32! Mikel is the third oldest player in Egypt for AFCON

Super Eagles’ 32-year-old Captain John Obi Mikel is the third oldest player among the 552 soccer stars that would be participating in the 2019 African Cup of Nation in Egypt. The former Chelsea midfielder, who had made over 80 appearances for the three-time African champion, is currently behind 33 years old Trespor Mputu of DR […]

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Awoniyi unhappy to have missed out on Eagles AFCON squad

Nigeria and Liverpool striker Taiwo Awoniyi has revealed his disappointment after missing out on Coach Gernot Rohr’s AFCON Squad despite having a good season at his Club. Awoniyi told brila.net in an exclusive chat that he gave his best at his club and was expectant of a National team call up but was disappointed not to make […]

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Super Eagles are rooting for you – Mikel Charges Falcons

Super Eagles Captain, Mikel John Obi has praised the performance of the Super Falcons after their 1-0 loss to host nation France and has backed them for a place in the knock out stages of the World Cup. Mikel, who watched the match with his teammates, said after their training session on Tuesday that the […]

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Super Eagles already winning in AFCON 2019 before Matchday

Nigeria’s AFCON 2019 campaign gets underway on June 22nd, but before even kicking a ball the Super Eagles are already winning a familiar contest. The resplendent lime green patterned jersey will feature in Egypt and as it did in Russia almost a Year ago, it’s turning heads and winning hearts. A glimpse of the Super […]

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Egypt 2019: SIASIA tells Rohr not to assume Burundi will be easy

Former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia has urged coach Gernot Rohr to take the first African Cup of Nations Group B match against Burundi very seriously. Siasia in an exclusive chat with brila.net said, even though the group looks easier for Nigeria, the coach should not live in the world of assumption.   “He should try and […]

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Revealed ! Burundi’s Most Prolific Forward Not Berahino

Saido Berahino is unarguably the biggest name in the current Burundi team that is about to make their debut in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, but he’s not the team’s most reliable player. The former Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion attacker is the team’s captain, but his fellow forward Fiston Abdoul-Razak has proved […]

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Efe Ambrose Backs Super Eagles To Repeat 2013 Heroic Display In Egypt

Former Nigeria utility defender, Ambrose Efe has backed John Mikel Obi to lead the current generation of Super Eagles players to AFCON glory in Egypt. The Gernot Rohr led Super Eagles are back in the African biggest football tournament, after missing the last two editions and book makers have tipped the team as one of the […]

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