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AWCON: Super Falcons to Face Cameroon in the Final

The Super Falcons of Nigeria needed a 54th minute freekick from Desire Oparanozie to see off a dominant South African side in the semifinal of the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations. Bayana Bayana dominated the Falcons almost through out the game but c...
by Soccergunz on Nov 30, 2016

AWCON: Super Falcons to face Bayana Bayana

The Super Falcons of Nigeria will face the Bayana Bayana of South Africa today in the 2nd semifinal of the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations ongoing in Cameroon. The two sides have met in every hosted AWCON except in 1998 & 2004 and Nigeria have w...
by Soccergunz on Nov 29, 2016

Falcons Fly Over Mali But Falconets Head Back Home

Last Sunday was unofficially Women’s Football Day in Nigeria with two of the female national team in action in different parts of the world. The Falconets had their last group game of the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in faraway Papua...
by Soccergunz on Nov 21, 2016

Perez, Mustafi and the Champions League Draw

Wenger held his cards to his chest and yesterday Arsenal agreed fees for Mustafi and Perez. The talks of Shkodran Mustafi have been on for weeks but all is set for the German defender to join the Gunners before the new week at £35m. Lucas Perez Mart...
by Soccergunz on Aug 26, 2016

Enyimba Downed in South Africa and Some Arsenal Titbit

The 2016 CAF Champions league is almost over for Nigeria’s remaining representative in the competition. Enyimba FC needed to grab all three points from Mamelodi Sundowns on Wednesday night in South Africa to steer their campaign back on track.
by Soccergunz on Jun 30, 2016

Enyimba to Face Zamalek in Champions League Group Stage

The battle line has been drawn in the CAF Champions League with Nigerian Champions Enyimba FC of Aba to face Zamalek of Egypt. The Peoples Elephant who saw off Etoile du Sahel in the previous round will also face ES Setif of Algeria and Sundowns of S...
by Soccergunz on May 24, 2016

Last Night in Sousse, Another Night in London

Some nights live forever, others fade away with disappointments and “what ifs”. Some nights will talked about for days, others will be omitted from current discussions because of the bitterness it is associated with. Last night in Sousse,...
by Soccergunz on Apr 21, 2016

Tonight, We Dine in Sousse

The CAF Champions League is the second greatest football competition in Africa – only second to the African Cup of Nations which holds biannually. The CAF Champions League is the biggest club football competition in Africa akin to the UEFA Cham...
by Soccergunz on Apr 20, 2016

A Weekend of Threes: Arsenal, Iwobi, and Enyimba

It was a mixed weekend for an average Nigerian Gooner with events in London, Sunderland and Port Harcourt providing the thrills of a regular weekend. Three Premier League Starts for Iwobi Alex Iwobi made his 3rd Premier League start for Arsenal and s...
by Soccergunz on Apr 11, 2016

Nigeria Out Of AFCON As CAF Deducts 3 Points

Nigeria Out Of AFCON As CAF Deducts 3 Points Nigeria loses 3 points in group G that consists of Egypt, Tanzania and Chad. However, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has decided to deduct 3 points from all the teams in group G, all members o...
by Prestnaija.com on Mar 30, 2016

AFCON Concerns: Chad Out, Nigeria vs Egypt

The Super Eagles lost concentration and the 3 points on Friday when Salah silenced 170 million Nigerians with that late equalizer. The attention had shifted to the return leg on Tuesday in Alexandria, Egypt with the Eagles just 2 points behind the Ph...
by Soccergunz on Mar 28, 2016

AFCON Concerns: Chad Out, Nigeria vs Egypt

The Super Eagles lost concentration and the 3 points on Friday when Salah silenced 170 million Nigerians with that late equalizer. The attention had shifted to the return leg on Tuesday in Alexandria, Egypt with the Eagles just 2 points behind the Ph...
by Soccergunz on Mar 28, 2016

Nigerian Silence

The atmosphere was electrifying. The stadium was filled up above capacity. About 40,000 fans in a 25,000 capacity stadium. Flood lights and scoreboards became seats for the fans. The gates were open, no dime was paid, no value was placed. Jam packed,...
by Soccergunz on Mar 26, 2016

Nigerian Silence

The atmosphere was electrifying. The stadium was filled up above capacity. About 40,000 fans in a 25,000 capacity stadium. Flood lights and scoreboards became seats for the fans. The gates were open, no dime was paid, no value was placed. Jam packed,...
by Soccergunz on Mar 26, 2016

A Good Friday for Nigeria?

It is Good Friday and a day for Nigeria to put their African Cup of Nations 2017 on the right path. The  0-0 draw away to Tanzania in September 2015 left the Eagles in 2nd position behind leaders Egypt who have forgotten how the AFCON looks like. Ka...
by Soccergunz on Mar 25, 2016

A Good Friday for Nigeria?

It is Good Friday and a day for Nigeria to put their African Cup of Nations 2017 on the right path. The  0-0 draw away to Tanzania in September 2015 left the Eagles in 2nd position behind leaders Egypt who have forgotten how the AFCON looks like. Ka...
by Soccergunz on Mar 25, 2016

Friday Morning Before the Saturday Actions

Waking up this morning required a lot of determination. Weighed by the late night dinner and get-to-together in a “relaxing” arena around Ikoyi, it was imminent that my alarm had to do the honours of taking me off my bed if I am to be at...
by Soccergunz on Mar 18, 2016

Sunday Round Up: Ighalo Knocks Out Arsenal, Vitality Enyimba and NPFL Goals Galore

Arsenal out of the FA Cup, Enyimba stroll pass Vital'O, Goals galore in the NPFL...
by Soccergunz on Mar 14, 2016

Sunday Football – The FA Cup, CAFCL and The NPFL

Arsenal take on Watford in the FA Cup; The CAF Champions League is on and the NPFL continues...
by Soccergunz on Mar 12, 2016

Alexis Iwobi Invited to Face El Neny

Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi has been invited by the Super Eagles of Nigeria to face the Pharaohs of Egypt. The young attacker was invited alongside 41 other Nigerians to face El Neny’s Egypt in a double header qualifier for the 2017 African Cup...
by Soccergunz on Mar 4, 2016


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