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2018 World Cup – Group D Preview

Posted on 30 May, 2018, by in Soccer

The closest thing this World Cup has to a group of death, Group D features perennial favorites Argentina with a host of problems besides and related to Lionel Messi, trying to overcome the challenge from talented Croatia, spiritful Iceland and youthful Nigeria. More

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Nigeria First African Team to Clinch 2018 World Cup Spot

Posted on 7 Oct, 2017, by in Soccer

We’re up to 12 teams that are assured a place in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, as Nigeria become the first side from Africa to qualify. More

Arguing Over Lionel Messi & Cristiano Ronaldo Worth Killing For Apparently

Posted on 7 Mar, 2016, by in Soccer

An argument between two Nigerian citizens in Mumbai, India over Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo resulted in the killing of one of them, as the debate turned violent and eventually fatal. More

2014 World Cup – Round of 16 Predictions (France vs Nigeria, Germany vs Algeria)

Posted on 30 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

The third day of knockout stage matches in the World Cup, between two former World Champions and two nations that haven’t done much on the World Cup stage. France play Nigeria at Brasilia to open the day and we finish with Germany against Algeria in Porto Alegre. More

2014 World Cup – Day 14 Predictions (Nigeria vs Argentina, Bosnia vs Iran, Honduras vs Switzerland, Ecuador vs France)

Posted on 25 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Day 14 of the 2014 World Cup gives us the deciding matches in Groups E & F, as Nigeria play the already qualified Argentina while Bosnia have nothing to play for against a still alive Iran. In the later matches, it’s all wide open as France play against Ecuador while Honduras might still make it in their match against Switzerland. More

2014 World Cup – Day 10 Predictions (Germany vs Ghana, Argentina vs Iran, Nigeria vs Bosnia)

Posted on 21 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

A very interesting day in Groups F and G, as Argentina have a very good chance of seeing themselves in the next stage facing a weak Iran team, Germany are in the same situation against a desperate Ghana side while Nigeria and Bosnia will also be looking for their first wins in the tournament. More

Iran vs Nigeria – Worst Match of the World Cup so far

Posted on 17 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

It should really be a waste of words written to try and dive deeper into the match between Nigeria and Iran. Somethings are better left untouched, but when such a fantastic World Cup with plenty of goals and attacking football in every match suddenly gives us a dud without a single goal and hardly a memorable chance, we have to dwell on it a little longer. More

2014 World Cup – Day 5 Predictions (Germany vs Portugal, Ghana vs United States, Iran vs Nigeria)

Posted on 16 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

The fifth day of the 2014 World Cup brings us one of its biggest matches as Germany and Portugal go head to head in a battle for Group G supremacy, followed by Ghana and the United States completing the picture in that group, while residue from Group F – Iran playing against Nigeria, also takes place. More

World Cup – Group F Predictions

Posted on 11 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Things seem to be pretty clear in Group F of the 2014 World Cup. Argentina, with Lionel Messi in his big moment 2.0, as the big favorites to finish first and go very far in the tournament. Bosnia and Nigeria seem to be in the mix for the second spot while Iran will be lucky to get a point out of a difficult foursome they’ve been drawn into. More

2013 Confederations Cup – Spain vs Nigeria Predictions

Posted on 23 Jun, 2013, by in Soccer

For only the second time in history, Spain will meet Nigeria in an international match, hoping that the confederations cup version of the rivalry goes better than their World Cup encounter from 15 years ago. More