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Russia 2018: Super Eagles Leave Russia in Trickles

Players of Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been exiting their Essentuki Camp Base in Russia one by one after the team failed to advance from the group state of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Nigeria lost 2-1 to Argentina, consequently surrendering the second qualification ticket to the Lionel Messi-led side. Nigeria Football Federation

Russia 2018: Senegal Crash Out Of W/Cup, Africa Hope Dashed

Africa will no more play a part at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Senegal have crashed out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup after they were beaten 1-0 by Colombia on Thursday afternoon. This means no African team made it from the group stages of the Russia 2018 World Cup. After a barren

Russia 2018: Super Eagles coach targets Semi-final place

Super Eagles assistant coach Salisu Yusuf is targeting a semifinal spot at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Nigeria has not gone past the Round of 16 in their five appearances at the world cup. But Yusuf is optimistic 2018 will be a better year. “Every team in our group (Group D) is in

World Cup host city fires contractor for major stadium

The Russian city of St. Petersburg says it has fired the general contractor building the stadium which is to host World Cup matches in 2018. The stadium, provisionally called Zenit Arena, has taken almost a decade to build, prompting Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to publicly call it "disgraceful." The stadium, which

Complete fixtures of Super Eagles 2018 W/Cup qualifiers

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been placed in Group B of the qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be hosted by Russia. In the draw conducted on Friday, Nigeria will play Algeria, Cameroon and Zambia for a ticket to the World Cup. See full fixtures Oct 3, 2016 - Zambia vs