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Gernot Rohr

Why Mikel Obi Is Begging Nigerians

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel has apologised to Nigerian football fans over his absence from the team to confront Libya on Saturday.The midfielder, who currently plys his trade with Tianjin Teda in China, blamed lack of full…

I’m Proud Of My Players — Gernot Rohr

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has expressed his delight for his players who campaigned at the Russia 2018 World Cup for putting up what he called “a very encouraging performance.”Speaking at the Ogunlana Drive offices of the…

Why Super Eagles Beat Iceland – Rohr

Nigeria’s coach Gernot Rohr on Friday said his team’s 2-0 defeat of Iceland was all down to technical transformation and sacrifices by the duo of Mikel Obi and Victor Moses.Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 at the Volgograd Arena in a Group D…

Gernot Rohr Explains Nigeria’s Loss

The Super Eagles came out for the first game in Russia in their much-vaunted kits to take on a Croatian team boasting some of World football's best midfield talents and they were bested 2-0 by their opponents.Explaining the loss, Super…