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Major Talking Points from the Super Eagles’ 2019 AFCON Outing

The TOTAL AFCON 2019 in Egypt has finally come to an end with Algeria emerging as champions after triumphing over Senegal by a lone goal in the final. The Super Eagles of Nigeria finished the tournament as the third-best...
Nigeria vs. Algeria AFCON 2019 match

Nigeria vs. Algeria AFCON 2019 Match: 5 Talking Points

The Desert Foxes of Algeria continued their march towards the 2019 TOTAL AFCON title by knocking out the Super Eagles of Nigeria in the Semifinals. A sensational Riyadh Mahrez free kick in stoppage time broke the hearts of the...
Nigeria vs South Africa AFCON match

AFCON 2019: Nigeria vs. South Africa – 5 Talking Points

The Super Eagles of Nigeria knocked the Bafana Bafana of South Africa out of the 2019 Total AFCON yesterday in a Quarterfinal meeting at the Cairo International Stadium courtesy of a late goal by William Troost-Ekong. The Eagles had...
Morocco AFCON 2019

What We Learned from the 2019 AFCON Round of 16 Matches

The Round of 16 matches of the 2019 AFCON in Egypt has been completed. Eight teams advanced to the quarterfinals while eight were eliminated. Benin, Senegal, Nigeria, South Africa, Madagascar, Algeria, Ivory Coast and Tunisia will compete for a...
Nigeria vs. Cameroon AFCON 2019 match

5 Talking Points from Nigeria vs. Cameroon AFCON 2019 Match

The Super Eagles of Nigeria showed admirable fighting spirit against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon by staging a stunning comeback in their AFCON 2019 round of 16 clashes at the Alexandria Stadium. With the victory, the Eagles silenced critics...
Things we learned from Nigeria vs Burundi

AFCON 2019: 5 Things We Learned from Nigeria vs. Burundi

Nigeria required a 77th-minute goal from substitute and striker Odion Ighalo to seal a narrow 1-0 win over a resilient Burundi side. The Burundian national team was playing their first-ever match at the Africa Cup of Nations, and they...
Facts about the 2019 AFCON in Egypt

15 Quick Facts About the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt

The 2019 AFCON kicked off two days ago, and the excitement is already buzzing. The African Cup of Nations is known for its drama, remarkable matches and memorable matches. Here are 15 quick facts about the tournament. (1) This is the...
Top 5 football academies in Nigeria

Top 5 Football Academies in Nigeria

Football is a very popular sport in Nigeria, and whenever you travel to any part of the country, it is a common thing to find children playing soccer on the streets. Over the years, individuals, organizations and government have capitalized...
Qualified teams for 2019 African Cup of Nations

List of The 24 teams that Qualified for the AFCON 2019 and Their Nicknames

The qualifications for the 2019 African of Nations has come to an end. Now the 24 teams the will be participating in the 32nd edition of the biennial international men's football championship of Africa. This year's edition will take...
Facts about the 2019 AFCON

5 Captivating Facts About The 2019 African Cup of Nations

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Egypt from the 21st of June to the 19th of July. The prestigious biannual African football competition has always been known to be exciting and captivating — this year's...