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2026 World Cup Qualifiers: Sports Minister Enoh demands swift action from NFF & Finidi George

2026 World Cup Qualifiers: Sports Minister Enoh demands swift action from NFF & Finidi George

Nigeria's Minister of Sports Development, John Enoh, has demanded urgent steps be taken from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to ensure that the Super Eagles qualify for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. Enoh also demanded that the issues that have hindered high performances and growth of Nigerian football be sorted out in an emergency meeting held at his office alongside the NFF top executives. The meeting...

NFF to appoint foreign technical adviser for Super Eagles

NFF to appoint foreign technical adviser for Super Eagles

The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation has announced plans to appoint a foreign technical adviser for the Super Eagles as a result of their abysmal results in the 2026 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. Nigeria are without a win the qualifying round and they are fifth in Group C with just three points from four games. Finidi who was appointed head coach in May failed...

2026 World Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles apologise to Nigerians after defeat to Benin

2026 World Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles apologise to Nigerians after defeat to Benin

Players and officials of the Super Eagles have tendered an apology to Nigerians after their poor results in the 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in June. The 2023 African Cup Of Nations finalists suffered a major setback in their qualification quest for the global showpiece with a shock 2-1 defeat to Benin Republic in Abidjan on Monday. The defeat left the Super Eagles in a precarious...

‘Super Eagles are not ready for World Cup’ – Nigerians react

‘Super Eagles are not ready for World Cup’ – Nigerians react

Nigerians have taken to social media to express their displeasure after the Super Eagles suffered a 2-1 defeat to Benin in the 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Monday. Nigeria found the back of the net first through Raphael Onyedika but goals from Jodel Dossou and Steve Mounie before half-time completed the comeback for Gernot Rohr's Benin. Monday's result dented the Super Eagles' hopes of playing...

AFCON 2023 Exclusive: Super Eagles ignorant of Nigerians’ feelings after defeat – Ezeji

2026 World Cup Qualifiers: Despite winless streak, all hope is not lost for Super Eagles

Three games gone and the Super Eagles have only collected three points so far in the 2026 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. Such outcome is not sitting down well with passionate fans whose demand for success is insanely high. It is much worse when one considers that relative minnows Lesotho are topping Group C of the qualifiers while the Super Eagles are currently second from bottom. It...