PAVARD BEATS MUSA TO WORLD CUP BEST GOAL
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PAVARD BEATS MUSA TO WORLD CUP BEST GOAL

France’s Benjamin Pavard has beaten Ahmed Musa to the World Cup goal of the tournament. Pavard’s outrageous volley propelled eventual champions France to a 4-3 defeat of Argentina…

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FRANCE BEAT EAGLES CONQUERORS, CROATIA TO WIN WORLD CUP
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FRANCE BEAT EAGLES CONQUERORS, CROATIA TO WIN WORLD CUP

By Clement Nwankpa Jr France are world champions. And to win their second World Cup, Les Blues had to beat Croatia 4-2 in the final at the Luzhniki…

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MBAPPE SHOWS IGHALO HOW TO NAIL ARGENTINA
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MBAPPE SHOWS IGHALO HOW TO NAIL ARGENTINA

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia France beat Argentina 4-3 in the second round with kid sensation Kylian Mbappe showing Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo how to do it.…

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AT THE WORLD CUP, INEXPERIENCE IS A TERMINAL AILMENT
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AT THE WORLD CUP, INEXPERIENCE IS A TERMINAL AILMENT

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia Gradually, the dust over Super Eagles’ World Cup ouster is settling down. The moment has come to do a post mortem.…

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SEVEN WAYS EAGLES CAN BEAT ARGENTINA
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SEVEN WAYS EAGLES CAN BEAT ARGENTINA

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia Nigeria confronts Argentina today in a make or burst game in St. Petersburg. Argentina must win to stand a chance of…

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ROHR BANKS ON MUSA’S FORM, CONFIDENCE AGAINST ARGENTINA
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ROHR BANKS ON MUSA’S FORM, CONFIDENCE AGAINST ARGENTINA

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr is relying on Ahmed Musa’s new-found form and confidence when Nigeria engages Argentina in St.…

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HOME-COMING IDOWU DISMISSES ARGENTINA’S PAST RECORDS AGAINST NIGERIA
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HOME-COMING IDOWU DISMISSES ARGENTINA’S PAST RECORDS AGAINST NIGERIA

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia Super Eagles left back Bryan Idowu doesn’t feel any pressure meeting Argentina in the group’s last game in St. Petersburg on…

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TALES FROM RUSSIA 4
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TALES FROM RUSSIA 4

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia VISIT TO MOTHERLAND, VOLGOGRAD We arrived Volgograd at 7am for the Nigeria/Iceland game billed for 6pm, a massive eleven hours ahead.…

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MESSI: I WON’T RETIRE TILL I WIN WORLD CUP
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MESSI: I WON’T RETIRE TILL I WIN WORLD CUP

Lionel Messi has raised the stakes ahead of the World Cup cracker against Nigeria after he told thesun.co.uk that he won’t retire from international football till he wins…

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SAMPAOLI TO DROP AGUERO AGAINST NIGERIA
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SAMPAOLI TO DROP AGUERO AGAINST NIGERIA

By Clement Nwankpa Jr, St. Petersburg, Russia   Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero will be dropped in Argentina’s must-win game against Nigeria in St. Petersburg on Tuesday reports…

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