Russia’s Dzagoev Eyes World Cup 2018 knockout Stage Return

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 14:  Alan Dzagoev of Russia holds his leg as he goes down injured during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Group A match between Russia and Saudi Arabia at Luzhniki Stadium on June 14, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.  (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Russia midfielder Alan Dzagoev, who injured his hamstring in the 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in the World Cup’s opening match, is hoping to be fit if his team reach the knockout stage. Dzagoev, who left the pitch in the 23rd minute against Saudi Arabia on Thursday, said the news…

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#AFCON2017 UPDATE – EGYPT EMERGE FROM SLOW START AS NATIONS CUP CONTENDERS

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Ghana and Senegal were considered the early favourites at the African Nations Cup finals but as the group stage came to its conclusion, Egypt emerged from a slow start to show off their credentials as potential champions. Egypt have played at more finals and won more matches and titles than…

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#HOUSEYARNS – SUPER EAGLES WILL BEAT EGYPT IN KADUNA AND ALEXANDRIA – LEON BALOGUN

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Defender Leon Balogun insists the Super Eagles have the ability and capacity to come out tops in the two 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battles against the Pharaohs in Kaduna and Alexandria. Both teams face off in Group G of the qualifying race, at the Ahmadu Bello, Kaduna next…

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#HOUSEYARNS – PHARAOHS READY FOR EAGLES – CUPER

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While Nigeria is still reeling from the early ouster from the CAF Africa Nations Championship, Egypt have put their squad in frame for the crucial Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in March. Pharoahs coach, Hector Cuper said his team for the first leg tie to be played in Abuja is…

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AFCN: Dream Team Top Group B With Early Win

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The Nigerian “Dream Team” rose to the top of the table at the U-23 African cup of nations, after defeating Mali 3-2 in a Group B match in M’Bour on Sunday. It was a game of two halves, the “Dream Team” dominated the first half, ending it with a 3-0…

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Egypt pull out of 2015 All African Games football event

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The north African country have withdrawn from the football events of Brazzaville 2015 according to the Confederation of African Football Egypt have withdrawn from participating in the men and women’s football events of the 2015 All African Games billed for Brazzaville in September. This was made known by the Confederation…

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Kaduna To Host Super Eagles, Pharaohs AFCON 2017 clash

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The Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna will host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between the Super Eagles and the Pharaohs of Egypt, scheduled for Wednesday, March 23, 2016, the NFF announced on Wednesday. Officials have also confirmed that work will be undertaken on the pitch of the stadium,…

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Super Eagles Draw Egypt In Afcon 2017 Qualifying Group

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Nigeria have been drawn with Egypt, Tanzania and Chad in Group G of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series after a draw held in Cairo on Wednesday. The Super Eagles, three-time winners, will challenge the Pharaohs, record seven-time winners, for a ticket to play at Gabon 2017. The…

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