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Super Eagles depart Russia in trickles after World Cup exit

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Following their ouster from the ongoing World Cup, the Super Eagles have left their Essentuki Camp not as a team, NEWSTIMES reports. The Spokesman of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Ademola Olajire, told NEWSTIMES that most of the players left Russia for their respective bases, where they have since re-united …

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World cup: Why Eagles lost to Argentina – Okocha

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Former Nigerian captain Austin Okocha has attributed the Super Eagles’ early exit at the 2018 World Cup to inexperience. The Eagles lost to Argentina 2-1 in their last group match on Tuesday to exit the tournament. A lack-lustre Argentina team advanced to the knockout stages after Lionel Messi and Marcos …

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World Cup: Russian fans back Nigeria to beat Croatia 2-0

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In many public places in the Russian city between Poland and Lithuania on the Baltic Sea, Nigeria have gained support from many football fans here ahead of their Group D opener against Croatia. The Super Eagles need a psychological boost ahead of the testy encounter, and they have gained more than expected from motorists, …

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England vs Nigeria: What to expect from the Super Eagles

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Ahead of the 2018 World Cup to be held in Russia, Nigeria’s preparations will continue this evening in London where the Super Eagles are billed to play against the Three Lions of England at the magnificent Wembley stadium. The Eagles recently played a farewell preparatory match against the Democratic Republic …

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