Egypt Defeats Nigeria in International Friendly


The Pharaohs narrowly defeated Nigeria's Super Eagles by 3-2 during an international friendly played in Dubai.
  • Nigeria/Egypt:  Gallant Eagles Lose to Egypt

    Daily Trust, 13 April 2012

    The Super Eagles yesterday fought gallantly only to go down 3-2 to seven-time African champions Egypt in a thrilling friendly in Dubai. read more »

Fans of Nigeria's Super Eagles (file photo).

  • Nigeria/Egypt:  Pharaohs Hand Keshi First Defeat

    Vanguard, 12 April 2012

    A stoppage time goal by Ahmed Hassan Mekki Thursday night propelled record Nations Cup winners, Egypt to a 3-2 victory over home-based Super Eagles squad in an exciting friendly ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Egypt:  Pharaohs Humble Super Eagles

    Daily Trust, 12 April 2012

    The Pharaohs of Egypt have defeated the Super Eagles of Nigeria by 3 to 2 in an international friendly match in Dubai on Thursday. read more »

  • Egypt/Nigeria:  Eagles Can Defeat Egypt - Yobo

    Vanguard, 11 April 2012

    Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo has charged the home based Super Eagles to get a victory against the Pharaohs of Egypt in an international friendly game scheduled for today in Dubai. read more »

  • Nigeria:  NFF - Nigeria, Egypt Clash Will Go Ahead

    Daily Trust, 4 April 2012

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday dismissed media reports that the planned international friendly match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Pharaohs of Egypt ... read more »

  • Egypt/Nigeria:  Eagles, Egypt Match to Go Ahead

    Leadership, 3 April 2012

    Nothing has happened to jeopardize the planned international friendly match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Pharaohs of Egypt, billed for Abu Dhabi, United ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Egypt:  Nigeria, Egypt Match to Go Ahead

    Leadership, 4 April 2012

    The Nigeria Football Federation has debunked claims that the match between Nigeria and Egypt will not go on due to failed sponsorship talks. read more »

  • Egypt/Nigeria:  Eagles, Egypt is Still On -NFF

    This Day, 4 April 2012

    Nothing has happened to jeopardize the planned international friendly match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Pharaohs of Egypt, billed for Abu Dhabi, United Arab ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Egypt - Keshi to Decide Babadidi's Replacement

    This Day, 4 April 2012

    The technical crew of the national team, was on Tuesday morning tinkering with the idea of calling up a replacement for injured Gombe United striker, Mustapha Babadidi, but were ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Egypt:  Egypt Cancels Eagles Abu Dhabi Clash

    Vanguard, 4 April 2012

    Due to a sponsorship glitch forcing them to fold their UAE camp Egypt will no longer be able to face Nigeria in their scheduled Abu Dhabi thriller. read more »