Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The Nigeria midfielder claims the referee saw the France striker elbow him in the first half and is angry that he failed to act on it.
There has been a long history of incompetence in financial matters in certain football associations and African players are being used as scapegoats at this World Cup
Monday, June 30, 2014
The coach says the goalkeeper was to blame for the nation's World Cup exit and suggested some Super Eagles players are not giving their all on the pitch.
Didier Deschamps’ men were second-best for large parts of the game but eventually scraped through following the Juventus man’s header and a late Joseph Yobo own goal.
France advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals thanks to a strike from Paul Pogba and Joseph Yobo's own goal.
France advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals with a win against Nigeria, which saw goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama negate his stellar saves with a key blunder late.
Didier Deschamps' side cruised through the group stage and will fancy its chances against the Africans despite a couple of injury concerns.
Friday, June 27, 2014
The Super Eagles had been the latest African team to protest over how much they were being paid by their FA, but an NFF official insisted it will not copy Ghana's solution.
The new Manchester City right back believes anything less than claiming the trophy will be viewed as an underachievement.