Concern Over Nigeria's Final Squad Selection

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi is reportedly worried about the selection of his 23-man team that is set to compete at the forthcoming African Cup of Nations.

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Eagle’s coach, Keshi

  • Nigeria:  Nations Cup - Tension Grips Eagles As Final List Out Today

    Vanguard, 9 January 2013

    There is palpable tension in Super Eagles camp in Faro, Portugal as head Coach, Stephen Keshi prepares to announce his final 23-man squad for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nations Cup - Who Makes Keshi's Final List?

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    As the CAF deadline for the submission of team's final 23 man list approaches, the process of whittling down the number of players in the Super Eagles camp in Faro, Portugal has ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  23-Man Nations Cup List Out Today

    Daily Trust, 9 January 2013

    The Super Eagles technical crew led by Head Coach Stephen Okechukwu Keshi yesterday shifted by 24 hours the release of the final squad to the 29th Africa Cup of Nations, slated for ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Only One Nigerian Referee for Afcon Unfortunate'

    This Day, 9 January 2013

    Football analysts Tuesday described as unfortunate the inclusion of only one Nigerian referee by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to officiate in the 2013 Africa Cup of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigerian Players Lack the Discipline to Win Ballon d'Or, Says Gaiya

    This Day, 9 January 2013

    The Chairman, House of Reps Committee on Sports, Godfrey Gaiya, said Wednesday that Nigerian footballers lacked the discipline and commitment to win the FIFA World Footballer of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Keshi Drops Rabiu, Papa Idris, Two Others From Camp

    Daily Trust, 8 January 2013

    The process of whittling down the number of players in the Super Eagles camp in Faro, Portugal begun on Sunday night during dinner when four players out of the 31 in camp were ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ameobi Will Regret AFCON Snub, Says Babangida

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    Ex-Nigeria World Cup star, Tijjani Babangida, has blasted Newcastle striker, Shola Ameobi, for opting out of Super Eagles Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) squad. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Keshi Out to Make Nigerians Happy

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    Stephen Keshi has one thing in mind as he battles to select his final team for this month's Nations Cup in South Africa: "I just want to make Nigerians happy. I want to go to South ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nations Cup - Keshi Drops Papa Idris, Uche, Two Others

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    The process of whittling down the number of players in the Super Eagles camp in Faro, Portugal begun on Sunday night during dinner when four players out of the 31 in camp were ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nations Cup - Keshi in 'Trouble' Over Final Team Selection

    Vanguard, 6 January 2013

    AS the CAF deadline for the submission of team's final 23-man list approaches, Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi is "growing grey hairs" over picking his squad for the Africa ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Afcon - Keshi Growing Grey Hairs

    Leadership, 6 January 2013

    Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi is "growing grey hairs" over picking his final 23-man squad for the AFCON, officials said. read more »

  • Nigeria:  SA 2013 - Eagles Await Camp Commandant

    This Day, 7 January 2013

    As the countdown to the Nations Cup championship draws near, the Camp Commandant of the national team, Lt Col Rabiu Yandoto, has yet to resume with the team and officials here say ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Four Eagles Drop Out of Faro Camp

    This Day, 7 January 2013

    John Mikel Obi cools off during Sunday morning training with other players in Faro read more »

  • Nigeria:  Afcon 2013 - Uche, Ejide Last Eagles to Arrive Faro

    This Day, 7 January 2013

    Villareal of Spain hit-man, Ikechukwu Uche and Israeli based goalie, Austin Ejide were the last set of players to arrive Super Eagles camp in Faro, Portugal Sunday morning. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Moses, Mikel, Enyeama Keep Keshi Waiting

    Daily Trust, 5 January 2013

    Even as there was a deadline rush yesterday by some of the foreign based players, four key members of the Super Eagles, John Mikel Obi, Victor Moses,Vincent Enyeama as well as ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Keshi, NFF and Semi Final Target

    Vanguard, 6 January 2013

    I have never seen a group of pessimistic people like the average Nigerian football fan. Days to the much talked about friendly match between the Super Eagles and the Catalonian ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Zambia:  Keshi Won't Be Fooled By Zambia

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    Nigeria's coach Stephen Keshi is wary of the threat posed by Zambia in group C of the oncoming Nations Cup in South Africa. read more »

  • Nigeria:  What I Told Keshi - Adamu

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    For the love of the game, Dr Amos Adamu, the former Director General of the National Sports Commission can't stop talking football. On the occasion of his 60th birthday, marked ... read more »

  • Nigeria/Zambia:  Afcon - How Keshi Shocked Zambia, B/Faso Spies in Catalonia

    Leadership, 5 January 2013

    Super Eagles' group opponents in the forthcoming 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa, Burkina Faso and Zambia are keeping close taps on the team's build up to the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Recall Osaze Now, Owo-Blow Tells Keshi

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    Felix Owolabi, a member of Nigeria's 1980 Nations Cup winning team, has called on Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi to recall striker Osaze Odewingie for the South Africa 2013 ... read more »

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