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Nigeria's national team, pictured during an international friendly against Argentina on November 14, 2017, were placed in a group with Libya, the only former champions in the CHAN's 16-team field

Nigeria's national team, pictured during an international friendly against Argentina on November 14, 2017, were placed in a group with Libya, the only former champions in the CHAN's 16-team field (AFP Photo/Mladen ANTONOV)

Nigeria's national team, pictured during an international friendly against Argentina on November 14, 2017, were placed in a group with Libya, the only former champions in the CHAN's 16-team field

CHAN 2018: Draw pairs Nigeria with Libya, Equatorial Guinea and Rwanda

The Super Eagles have been handed a tricky group in the preliminary stages of the 2018 African Nations Championship

African preview: Iwobi could feature in North London derby

Nigeria's Alex Iwobi impressed during the international break and it seems the striker will be in contention to take part in the North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham.

African preview: Iwobi could feature in North London derby

Nigeria's Alex Iwobi impressed during the international break and it seems the striker will be in contention to take part in the North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham.

African preview: Iwobi could feature in North London derby

Nigeria's Alex Iwobi impressed during the international break and it seems the striker will be in contention to take part in the North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham.

African preview: Iwobi could feature in North London derby

Nigeria's Alex Iwobi impressed during the international break and it seems the striker will be in contention to take part in the North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham.

Abiodun Obafemi: Nigeria no longer underdogs

The 1996 Olympic gold winner believes the Super Eagles won't be considered pushovers ahead of the World Cup after comeback win over La Albiceleste

Nigeria Professional Football League kicks off on January 14

The league organisers has fixed the start of the country's elite division for the second week in January, and named venue for Super Four tourney

Nigeria B, Kano Pillars for Super Four tournament

The national side and Sai Masu Gida boys will take part in the upcoming Nigeria's topflight pre-season championship billed to hold in Kano

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero said he was ready for action after he was substituted at half-time during Argentina's friendly against Nigeria on November 14, 2017

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero said he was ready for action after he was substituted at half-time during Argentina's friendly against Nigeria on November 14, 2017 (AFP Photo/Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV)

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero said he was ready for action after he was substituted at half-time during Argentina's friendly against Nigeria on November 14, 2017

Aguero declares himself fit for Man City's weekend clash after collapse scare

The Argentina striker used Twitter to allay concerns after being taken to hospital during an international friendly against Nigeria

Alex Iwobi reveals why he snubbed England for Nigeria

The 21-year-old featured for the Three Lions youth teams before switching allegiance to represent his country of birth

U-20 Women's World Cup: Can Nigeria and South Africa be shocked?

Ahead of this weekend’s qualifiers, both are walking a tight rope after a poor outing in the first leg

U-20 Women's World Cup: Can Nigeria and South Africa be shocked?

Ahead of this weekend’s qualifiers, both are walking a tight rope after a poor outing in the first leg

U-20 Women's World Cup: Can Nigeria and South Africa be shocked?

Ahead of this weekend’s qualifiers, both are walking a tight rope after a poor outing in the first leg

U-20 Women's World Cup: Can Nigeria and South Africa be shocked?

Ahead of this weekend’s qualifiers, both are walking a tight rope after a poor outing in the first leg

U-20 Women's World Cup: Can Nigeria and South Africa be shocked?

Ahead of this weekend’s qualifiers, both are walking a tight rope after a poor outing in the first leg

Bazuaye commends Super Eagles' determination against Argentina

The former Nigeria international has praised Gernot Rohr's men for their never-say-die attitude against La Albiceleste on Tuesday

Imenger thumbs up Gernot Rohr for Nigeria's win against Argentina

The former senior national team striker has hailed the Super Eagles head coach’s tactic in triumph over La Albiceleste

Argentina’s Nicolás Otamendi picks positive from Nigeria’s loss

The Albiceleste suffered a shock loss to the Super Eagles on Tuesday and the 29-year-old is certain that they will work on the weak areas noticed

Morocco U20 women land in Benin City for Nigeria showdown

The north Africans have touched down in the Edo state capital ahead of Saturday's crucial qualifier against Christopher Danjuma's ladies

Nigeria's Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates scoring their first goal

Nigeria's Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates scoring their first goal. Action Images via Reuters / Peter Cziborra Livepic

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Are the Super Eagles ready for World Cup?

Nigeria battled back to beat Argentina on Tuesday, but was it enough to demonstrate that they're ready for Russia?

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Simple solutions affirm Rohr's Super Eagles as unstoppable force

A change in strategy hampered the team early on against Argentina, but by returning to what it knows best, Nigeria turned the tide in Krasnodar

Argentina 2 Nigeria 4: Arsenal's Alex Iwobi stars as Lionel Messi misses Super Eagles comeback

Argentina 2 Nigeria 4: Arsenal's Alex Iwobi stars as Lionel Messi misses Super Eagles comeback

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