Reaction Over Nigeria, Rwanda Soccer Draw


Nigeria's Super Eagles barely held hosts lively Wasps of Rwanda to a 0-0 draw in a 2013 Africa Cup of Nations first round, first leg qualifier in Kigali.


  • Nigeria/Rwanda:  Eagles Survive Rampant Wasps

    Daily Trust, 1 March 2012

    Nigeria's Super Eagles barely held hosts lively Wasps of Rwanda to a 0-0 draw in a 2013 Africa Cup of Nations first round, first leg qualifier in Kigali yesterday. read more »

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Super Eagles training.

InFocus

  • Nigeria/Rwanda:  Sadi Urges Eagles to Soar Over Wasps

    Daily Trust, 28 February 2012

    Former Super Eagles midfielder, Dahiru Sadi has urged coach Stephen Keshi led Eagles to ensure they soar high above the Wasps of Rwanda in order to ease the pressure of qualifying ... read more »

  • Rwanda/Zambia:  Amavubi Urged to Emulate Zambia

    The New Times, 28 February 2012

    THE Minister of Sports and Culture Protais Mitali has urged the Amavubi Stars to pick a leaf from Zambia's performance in the just-ended African Nations Cup ahead of Wednesday's ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Wasps Will Be Tough, Says Yobo

    Vanguard, 27 February 2012

    Super Eagles skipper Joseph Ikpo Yobo, who led 18 other stars to a hot mid-day training in Abuja on Monday, in readiness for the Nations Cup qualifier against the Wasps of Rwanda, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Keshi Gives 11 Home-Based Opportunity to Shine

    Leadership, 27 February 2012

    Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi kept to his promise and named eleven home based players as part of his squad to hit Rwanda today for the 2013 Nations Cup qualifier in Rwanda. The ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Rwanda:  SA 2013 Qualifier - Keshi - I Know Something About Rwanda

    This Day, 26 February 2012

    Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi said ahead of the national team's departure for Kigali that he had enough information on the Wasps of Rwanda to enhance Nigeria's cause to secure a ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Rwanda:  Don't Underrate Rwanda, Babayaro Warns Eagles

    Vanguard, 26 February 2012

    As the Super Eagles battle Rwanda in the 2013 African Nation's Cup qualifier in Kigali on Wednesday, former Nigerian goalkeeper, Emmanuel Babayaro has warned that Stephen Keshi's ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  I Am Not Bothered About Super Eagles Rankings - Keshi

    Leadership, 23 February 2012

    Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi said he is not bothered about the Super Eagles rankings and that his team is ready to face the Wasp of Rwanda come next Wednesday. read more »