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Sustain The Winning Momentum, Buhari Charges Super Eagles

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles on their 2-0 victory Friday over the national team of Iceland in their second match at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the President expressed delight at the confidence, discipline, team-work and indomitable spirit displayed by the young Nigerian players. President Buhari urged them not ...

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‘God Bless Super Eagles’: Osinbajo, Saraki, Others React To Nigeria’s First Win

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Bukola Saraki have joined Nigerians to congratulate the Super Eagles on their first victory at the Russia 2018 World Cup. The Eagles secured a crucial 2-0 win over Iceland on Friday evening after the Icelanders missed a penalty, losing their chances of forcing Nigeria to a draw. Channels TV recalls that Ahmed Musa struck twice ...

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Full-time: Serbia 1-2 Switzerland

Switzerland have come from behind and taken all three points thanks to Shaqiri’s breakaway goal in the last minute! That didn’t look likely at half-time, when Serbia were leading 1-0 and manifestly superior, the UK Guardian reported. Xhaka struck a superb equaliser but Serbia were then denied a clear penalty for a foul on Mitrovic. Chances came and went at ...

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Breaking: Super Eagles Beat Iceland 2 – 0

Ahmed Musa scored a brace as Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 in their Group D match at the Volgograd Arena on Friday. After a dull first half, the match opened up in the second half especially when Musa slotted home in the 49th minute. NDTV Sports reports that a fantastic counter-attack after an Iceland corner saw Nigeria take the lead. Victor ...

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Nigeria Vs Iceland: Saraki Meets Super Eagles Ahead Of Match

The President of the Nigerian Senate Dr Bukola Saraki has met with the Super Eagles players in Russia ahead of their World Cup match against Iceland. Saraki who is in Russia on a working visit on the invitation of the Chairperson of the Russian Parliament, made out time to meet and address the Super Eagles team. Saraki who was flanked ...

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Iceland In Trouble, Super Eagles On Fire, Says Odegbami

The Vikings of Iceland that held Argentina to a draw in the first game of Group D in the FIFA World Cup in Russia, will have it tougher with Nigeria’s Super Eagles in the crunch match starting at 4pm today. Chief Segun Odegbami, former Nigeria international, who held a pep talk with the Nigerian team in Volgograd on Thursday made ...

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