Nigeria

Monday, June 30, 2014

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The Super Eagles boss says he has not been offered a contract renewal, suggesting he could leave his post following their World Cup exit

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Paul Pogba capped a fine display with the first goal before Joseph Yobo unluckily turned past his own goalkeeper to send les Bleus into the last eight

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The coach admitted that the goalkeeper was to blame for the nation's World Cup exit and suggested that some Super Eagles players are not giving their all on the pitch

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The 33-year-old, who made a record 100th appearance for the Super Eagles against France on Monday, said he is calling time on his international career to focus on his family

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The Juventus star was delighted with his goalscoring role in France knocking out the Super Eagles and says he has dreamt of this World Cup moment

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Pictures from the round of 16 clash which saw Paul Pogba take advantage of a Vincent Enyeama mistake and Joseph Yobo direct the ball into his own goal to take les Bleus through

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Les Bleus have been in fine form so far at the World Cup, but now face a stern test against the Africans in one of the picks of the last-16 stage. Follow the action LIVE with Goal

Sunday, June 29, 2014

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The Spain international has joined from Barcelona in a big-money move, but the fellow midfielder does not expect the arrival to hinder his first-team chances at Stamford Bridge

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Chelsea midfielder has stressed that it's all about the team rather than about individual glory, while Stephen Keshi has stressed he doesn't have any problems with Victor Moses

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Goal's Germany fan ambassador believes the two goalkeepers have been the best players at the tournament up to now, rather than forwards like Neymar and Lionel Messi

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The shot-stopper says the famous Bleus team that was crowned world champions serve as a motivation to the current side and has warned that Nigeria should not be underestimated

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Despite Les Bleus’ excellent group stage performances, the coach wants more from his players with Nigeria to come in the last 16

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The midfielder is confident his side will not be overcome by the occasion as they look to build on their impressive group-stage displays in the knockout stages in Brazil

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The Super Eagles goalkeeper is looking forward to facing les Bleus in their second round tie on Monday, believing that his side are capable of pulling off a shock win

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The former England striker believes that the forward's lack of playing time in 2013-14 has hurt his chances of starring for Nigeria at the World Cup

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Didier Deschamps' side cruised through the group stage and will fancy their chances against the Africans despite a couple of injury concerns

Saturday, June 28, 2014