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2022 World Cup qualifiers: Nigeria may draw CIV, South Africa, Angola – Daily Sun
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2022 World Cup qualifiers: Nigeria may draw CIV, South Africa, Angola – Daily Sun

 Bunmi Ogunyale Three-time African champions, the Super Eagles may be drawn against west African eternal rivals, Ivory Coast when the draw for 2022 FIFA World Cup hold later this month in Cairo, Egypt. The Gernot Rohr side landed in Pot One of the draw after finishing as Africa’s third best team in the December edition…

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2022 W/Cup qualifiers: Super Eagles among top seeded teams – Daily Trust
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2022 W/Cup qualifiers: Super Eagles among top seeded teams – Daily Trust

The Super Eagles’ road to 2022 FIFA World Cup has been made smoother following the seeding of the three-time African champions in Pot 1 of the qualifiers ahead of the main draws on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, in Cairo, Egypt. This is a result of the latest FIFA ranking which put Nigeria as the 31st…

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DOHA OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS: Weightlifters ‘should remain focused’ – The Nation Newspaper
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DOHA OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS: Weightlifters ‘should remain focused’ – The Nation Newspaper

THE President of Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF) Yahaya Mohammed has urged Nigerian lifters to remain focused and strive hard to excel in the 6th Qatar Cup in Doha. The tournament which began on Thursday will on Tuesday and will also serve as one of the 2020 Olympic qualifiers. Mohammed told the News Agency of Nigeria…

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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Hazard brothers shine as Belgium thump Russia 4-1 – The Punch
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Hazard brothers shine as Belgium thump Russia 4-1 – The Punch

Belgium secured top spot in Euro 2020 qualifying Group I and stretched their perfect record to nine wins after a sparkling 4-1 win in Russia on Saturday. Two goals from Eden Hazard and one by his brother Thorgan inspired them to victory against home side Russia. With one round of games remaining, Belgium have a…

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AFCON qualifiers: Ekong hails Eagles good start against Benin Republic – AOL Footbal
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AFCON qualifiers: Ekong hails Eagles good start against Benin Republic – AOL Footbal

Super Eagles vice-captain, William Troost-Ekong has hailed his side’s performance after they came from behind to beat Benin Republic 2-1 at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo to record their first win of the qualifying series, AOIFootball.com reports. The Udinese of Italy defender, who led the Eagles to the much-needed win, took to the social…

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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Leaving NI before end of campaign ‘never an option’ – Michael O’Neill – BBC News
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Leaving NI before end of campaign ‘never an option’ – Michael O’Neill – BBC News

Media playback is not supported on this device ‘Not taking charge of NI in qualifiers would have been wrong’ – Michael O’NeillEuro 2020 qualifier: Northern Ireland v NetherlandsVenue: Windsor Park Date: Saturday, 16 November Kick-off: 19:45 GMTCoverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio Ulster and the BBC Sport website; Text commentary on BBC Sport website; Highlights…

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AFCON qualifiers: Eagles beat Benin 2-1 to top group – The Punch
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AFCON qualifiers: Eagles beat Benin 2-1 to top group – The Punch

Sodiq Oyeleke Super Eagles on Wednesday beat the Squirrels of Benin Republic 2-1 in their opening Group L match of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo. Striker Stéphane Sessègnon opened the scoring after five minutes, before Lille’s Victor Osimhen levelled from the spot on the stroke of half-time.…

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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Total Goals Potential Underestimated – MrFixItsTips
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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Total Goals Potential Underestimated – MrFixItsTips

IT’S the final International break of the year and it all kicks off on Thursday as Turkey host Iceland in the early kick off in a match I’m taking the hosts to win to all but secure top spot in Group H. That’s followed up by 6 games kicking off 7.45pm and I can’t believe…

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Afcon qualifiers preview Ghana vs South Africa – eNCA

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AFCON 2021 qualifiers: Rohr tackles CAF over ‘unfair’ fixtures – TheCable
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AFCON 2021 qualifiers: Rohr tackles CAF over ‘unfair’ fixtures – TheCable

Gernot Rohr, Super Eagles head coach, has tackled the Confederation of African Football (CAF) over its unfair fixtures for the qualifying games ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).The Eagles will be hoping to start their qualification campaign with victory over the Squirrels of Benin Republic at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium on Wednesday.They will also face…

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AFCON qualifiers: Eagles to arrive in Nigeria today – The Punch
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AFCON qualifiers: Eagles to arrive in Nigeria today – The Punch

File copy: Super Eagles players pose for a group picture during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Photo: AFP Sodiq Oyeleke Super Eagles players are expected to arrive  in Nigeria on Monday (today) ahead of their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Benin Republic in Uyo. Samuel Kalu and Kenneth Omerou arrived on…

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Euro 2020 qualifiers: England name Maddison, Stones & Oxlade-Chamberlain in squad – BBC Sport
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: England name Maddison, Stones & Oxlade-Chamberlain in squad – BBC Sport

Media playback is not supported on this device Maddison has to fight for his place in England squad – Gareth SouthgateJames Maddison has been named in England’s Euro 2020 qualifiers squad – despite the Leicester midfielder being pictured in a casino after pulling out of the last squad with illness.Defender John Stones, midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain…

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Iraq to host qualifiers elsewhere after protests —FIFA – The Punch
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Iraq to host qualifiers elsewhere after protests —FIFA – The Punch

Iraq has been told to find neutral venues for this month’s home qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asia Cup because of ongoing protests, officials said on Wednesday. Iraq had been due to play the two games in Basra — against Iran on November 14 and Bahrain on November 19 — but the…

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AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Good News For Rohr Ahead Of Super Eagles Clash Against Benin,… – Soccernet.ng
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AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Good News For Rohr Ahead Of Super Eagles Clash Against Benin,… – Soccernet.ng

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has received a huge boost ahead of Nigeria’s AFCON 2021 qualifier against Benin Republic and Lesotho. The German tactician will be able to count on the services of captain, Ahmed Musa after he returned from a three month lay off in Al-Nassr in their 4-0 win over Abha on Saturday.…

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2021 AFCON qualifiers: Rohr recalls Musa, Omeruo, Akpeyi – The Punch
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2021 AFCON qualifiers: Rohr recalls Musa, Omeruo, Akpeyi – The Punch

…places Etebo, Balogun, Olayinka on standby ’Tosin Oluwalowo Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has announced his squad for next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against Benin Republic and Lesotho. In a press release by the Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday, Ahmed Musa returned to the team after recovering from injury. Also back…

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