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First-timer Eneji ‘shocked’ by WAFU Cup spotlight, predicts Ghana to fall again

Eagles debutant Peter Eneji has opened up to SCORENigeria he cannot believe the attention he has sparked off with his displays at the WAFU Cup in Ghana. The 18-year-old Plateau United left winger has scored two goals and also provided...

Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf admits Ghana will be tough, hails Rabiu Ali, Ezenwa

Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf has admitted it will be tough to beat hosts and defending champions Ghana a second time in this year’s WAFU Cup, but he said his team remain confident going into tomorrow’s championship game. He also...

Eagles defender Stephen Eze faces late fitness test for WAFU Cup final

Officials have told SCORENigeria a decision on whether giant defender Stephen Eze will be available for selection in tomorrow’s WAFU Cup final will be taken only later today. Eze has recovered from illness which stopped him from the WAFU Cup...

Nigeria may stage 2018 WAFU Cup after successful Ghana relaunch

SCORENigeria has again scooped that there are strong indications Nigeria will stage next year’s WAFU Cup of Nations after the successful relaunch of the sub-regional tournament in Ghana. Nigeria have staged this annual competition in 2008 and 2009 during which...

WAFU CUP Top XI: Ezenwa, Adeleye, Aremu, Eneji tipped

SCORENigeria has scooped that no fewer than four Nigeria stars led by skipper and goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa are being tipped to be picked for the WAFU Cup Tournament XI. The other Eagles stars in contention for this prestigious recognition are...

WAFU CUP FINAL: Ajiboye says Eagles prefer $100,000 to $50,000 prize money

Super Eagles are now guaranteed at least $50,000 prize money after they reached Sunday’s WAFU Cup final in Cape Coast, but goalkeeper Dele Ajiboye has told SCORENigeria they will prefer the $100,000 prize money as WAFU Cup champions. SCORENigeria first...

Disappointment trails Tammy Abraham denial of Super Eagles

Disappointment has greeted the denial by Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham that he wishes to change his allegiance from England to Nigeria. The 19-year-old striker, who is on a season-long loan at Swansea City, has issued a statement denying he is...

Zambia add red-hot Larry Bwalya, 4 others to squad for World Cup qualifier against...

Zambia have recalled Power Dynamos midfielder Larry Bwalya as well as added four other players to a training camp, which opens on Monday in Lusaka, ahead of next month’s World Cup qualifier in Nigeria. Bwalya last featured for Zambia...

Ghana will turn table against Nigeria in WAFU Cup final boasts coach Konadu

Hosts and defending champions Ghana will fight to turn the table against rivals Nigeria in Sunday’s WAFU Cup final in Cape Coast, according to a confident coach Maxwell Konadu. Nigeria stunned the Black Stars 2-0 on Monday in a...

Hosts Ghana set up Nigeria rematch in Sunday’s WAFU Cup final

Sunday’s WAFU Cup final in Cape Coast will be a rematch between hosts Ghana and their perennial rivals Nigeria, who defeated them 2-0 in a group game. Ghana defeated Niger 2-0 tonight to get a second chance to beat the...

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EXCLUSIVE: Eagles drop injured Osimhen, youngster out for 12 weeks

SCORENigeria can exclusively report that Germany-based youngster Victor Osimhen has been axed from the Super Eagles friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso in London...

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