FIFA's 'Shocking' Ranking: Why Super Eagles Were Demoted
Despite its thrilling performance in the World Cup qualifiers and the defeat of acclaimed global champions, Argentina, the Super Eagles have dropped nine places in the latest football ranking by FIFA.
Vanguard, 23 November 2017
In what will come as a surprise to many, despite putting up a fine performance by going through the World Cup qualifiers unbeaten and easing past perennial rivals Argentina, the… Read more »
A Super Eagles fan displays her support (file photo).
Daily Trust, 24 November 2017
A former Super Eagles' captain and coach, Christian Chukwu, yesterday said he is not bordered by the latest FIFA world rankings, which the Nigerian team dropped nine places from… Read more »
Premium Times, 24 November 2017
Just days after beating Argentina, a two-time World Cup champion, the world football body, FIFA, came out with its latest ranking - demoting Nigeria from fifth in Africa to eighth.… Read more »
Premium Times, 23 November 2017
Despite its thrilling performance in the World Cup qualifiers and the defeat of acclaimed global champions, Argentina, the Super Eagles of Nigeria has dropped nine places in the… Read more »
This Day, 24 November 2017
Nigeria's good run in the last eight weeks of the World Cup 2018 qualifiers and the victory in the Grade-A friendly with Argentina a fortnight ago failed to count in the November… Read more »