AFCON 2019 - Africa Cup of Nations
AFCON 2019 is less than three days away from conclusion and Alex Iwobi says it has never crossed his mind to inherit Mikel Obi's shirt after the tournament. He has played the number role in Mikel's absence from the squad.
Super Eagles dashing winger Ahmed Musa has become a summer transfer target for Turkish champions Galatasary and Trabzonspor, soccernet quoting Fanatik. Mikel Obi's new club Trabzonspor understood to be leading the race.
Reports coming in from Super Eagles camp reveals that Gernot Rohr has decided to drop Daniel Akpeyi for the third placed match against Tunisia. The three-time African champions will slug it out with the Carthage Eagles.
Nigeria striker, Odion Ighalo, is currently leading the AFCON 2019 top goalscorers chart, with Sadio Mane and Riyad Mahrez all angling for Golden Boot award.
The Cameroon Sports Minister, Narcisse Mouelle Kombi has asked the football federation to relieve Clarence Seedorf of his duties. The AFCON defending champions were knocked out in the round of 16 by Nigeria.
Amaju Pinnick who is the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has made it clear that there is no plan to sack Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr after the AFCON 2019.