Latest news about Nigeria

Aguero hospitalised after fainting against Nigeria

2017-11-15 11:42

Sergio Aguero was taken to hospital for medical checks after he reportedly fainted during Argentina's friendly loss to Nigeria in Krasnodar.

Iwobi inspires Nigeria fightback to stun Argentina

2017-11-14 22:42

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi scored twice as Nigeria stunned Argentina while Sergio Aguero was reportedly taken to hospital after fainting.

CAF to consider Nigerian proposal

2017-11-14 15:04

CAF will meet soon to discuss a proposal for African World Cup qualifying countries to play friendlies during the FIFA window in March.

'Injured' Moses forced to play 90 minutes for Nigeria

2017-10-18 15:36

Chelsea are reportedly upset that Victor Moses was forced to play for Nigeria while suffering with a hamstring complaint.

Nigeria warned about World Cup pay strike

2017-10-16 18:55

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has warned his players that their performances at next year's World Cup will be affected if there is any protests.

Arsenal's Iwobi fires Nigeria to 2018 World Cup

2017-10-07 22:11

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi sent Nigeria to the 2018 World Cup finals with the winning goal in an African qualifying victory over Zambia.

Nigeria recall Arsenal's Iwobi for Zambia tie

2017-09-26 19:35

Nigeria recalled Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi for next month's crucial 2018 World Cup qualifier against their main rivals Zambia.

Moses denies 'picking and choosing' Nigeria matches

2017-09-12 14:15

Chelsea star Victor Moses has dismissed suggestions he picks and chooses the games he plays for Nigeria.

Baxter starts on a high note

2017-06-18 06:10

After witnessing Bafana make history in Uyo, Nigeria, Timothy Molobi is positive about the future of the team under the guidance of coach Stuart...

When Bafana conquered the Super Eagles

2017-06-18 06:10

Remember the date: June 10 2017. I was there when history was made at Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, and the feeling was...

Tau: Time Bafana get respect

2017-06-12 22:42

Mamelodi Sundowns and Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau believes that the national team deserve more respect, following the 2-0 victory over Nigeria on...

Nigeria GK gets ripped for performance against SA

2017-06-12 12:09

Ex-Nigeria goalkeeper Emmanuel Babayaro has ripped into Daniel Akpeyi for his goalkeeping performance against South Africa.

Baxter pleased with Bafana victory

2017-06-10 23:02

South Africa recorded their first-ever competitive victory over Nigeria, winning in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo.

Baxter's Bafana reign off to an emphatic start

2017-06-10 19:53

Bafana Bafana have claimed a crucial away victory in an AFCON 2019 qualifying match against Nigeria in Uyo.

As it happened: Nigeria 0-2 Bafana Bafana

2017-06-10 20:00

Recap all the action from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Nigeria and Bafana Bafana.