Just In: Why Mikel Obi Is Retiring From International Football

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel, on Thursday, announced his retirement from international football at the age of 32 after a successful career with the national team. Mikel’s announcement comes less than 24 hours after Nigeria won bronze at the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt following Super Eagles 1-0 win over Carthage […]

AFCON 2019 : Omeruo Heads Super Eagles Into Round Of 16

Kenneth Omeruo headed into the Guinean net a decisive goal in the 73rd minute, in the Super Eagles second match in Group B of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON). The goal, with Moses Simon providing the assist, will catapult Nigeria into the second round of the tournament if the Guineans were unable to equalize. […]

Full AFCON 2019 Fixtures, Time, Date And Match Venues

Africa News24 (AN24) has gathered full fixtures of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)  scheduled to hold June 21 to July 19, 2019, in Egypt, the most populous country in North Africa. Below is the complete AFCON 2019 fixtures (PLEASE NOT: all kick-off times are in GMT, two hours behind local time) FIRST ROUND […]