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Okocha believes Bafana Bafana are not Nigeria's rivals

2018-11-16 09:40

Legendary former Nigerian football star Jay-Jay Okocha says that South Africa are not the Super Eagles' rivals.

Khune: South Africans - Bafana needs you!

2018-11-15 12:52

Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has urged fans to come out in force to support the national team against Nigeria on Saturday.

Rise of Arsenal ‘whizz-kid’ a danger for Bafana

2018-11-14 13:58

Sy Lerman reports on the rise of Arsenal 'whizz-kid" Alex Iwobi emerging as the big danger for Bafana Bafana against Nigeria.

Nigeria players to get R360k incentive for each goal scored against Bafana

2018-11-14 12:00

The players of Nigeria will receive a cash bonus of R360 000 for each goal scored against Bafana Bafana, Governor of Delta State Ifeanyi Okowa...

Rama wants Bafana to make history v Nigeria

2018-11-14 11:09

Defender Ramahlwe Mphahlele wants Bafana Bafana to make history and claim back-to-back victories against Nigeria on Saturday.

Nigeria coming to SA for revenge, says Baxter

2018-11-13 11:00

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter insists that Nigeria are determined to avenge their defeat of last year against South Africa when the two sides...

Baxter: Qualification is still in our hands

2018-11-05 19:34

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter believes that the upcoming 2019 AFCON qualifier against Nigeria will be an interesting encounter.

Nigeria leave out Obi for Bafana clash

2018-10-29 22:11

Nigeria have again left out captain Mikel John Obi from next month's crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in South Africa.

Ighalo hat-trick leads Nigeria to win over Libya

2018-10-13 20:02

Nigeria beat Libya with Odion Ighalo grabbing a hat-trick as the Super Eagles got their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign firmly back on...

Bafana's path to AFCON qualification: What they need to do

2018-10-12 08:32

Bafana Bafana entertain Seychelles in their next AFCON qualifier and will be hoping the fixture ends in nothing less than three valuable log points.

Rohr warns coach's departure may motivate Libya

2018-10-11 13:05

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr believes the resignation of Libya coach Adel Amrouche could motivate them even more ahead of a crucial 2019 AFCON qualifier.

Nigeria's Mikel to miss Cup of Nations qualifier

2018-08-24 19:39

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel will miss his side's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Seychelles next month.

Nigeria's Moses quits international football

2018-08-15 19:25

Chelsea and Nigeria winger Victor Moses, who played in the 2014 and 2018 World Cups, has announced his retirement from international football.

Wolves, Nigeria 'keeper retires after leukaemia battle

2018-07-27 14:03

Wolverhampton Wanderers and Nigeria goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has confirmed his retirement from professional football following a battle with acute...