Mahrez’s powerful shot took a deflection off Kenya full-back Aboud Omar as it flew into the net.
Adepoju who maintained that there were no more minnows in African football praised the resilience of the Eagles for picking up the three points.
Germany is the first team to secure a spot in the Quarter- Finals of the Women’s World Cup with a 3-0 win against Nigeria.
He assured the players that he will be cheering for them.
The only goal in the 1-0 win in the opening game against Zimbabwe was scored by Mahmoud Trezeguet.
Owolabi told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Lagos that it was a development that should not be coming at this point in time.
The fixtures for the round of 16 were released on Thursday by FIFA at the end of the group phase.
The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) will begin today (Friday) in Egypt with the host nation facing Zimbabwe in the opening match in Cairo. This is the biggest Africa Cup of Nations ever with 24 teams and the first to be played in Europe’s summer. The tournament is usually held in January and February, causing […]
Legends do not die, they keep making things happen even from the great beyond. Reggae icon, Robert Nesta Marley, is on the lips of everyone again following the debut of Jamaica’s senior female national team at the France 2019 World Women’s Championships. The Reggae Girlz became the first from the Caribbean region to qualify for […]
The Nigeria’s legendary Afro-beat singer, Femi Anikulapo-Kuti will perform at the opening ceremony of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), the Organising Committee of the competition has announced. The 2019 AFCON set to kick off with the new expanded 24 teams on Friday in Egypt, promises to be a colourful opening ceremony. Kuti, a four-time […]