Home Categories Rohr: The good and the bad

Rohr: The good and the bad

53
2
SHARE
CLICK REGISTER TO JOIN

BEST FIVE

ARGENTINA 2-4 NIGERIA

The Super Eagles came back from two goals down to beat the Albicesletes 4-2 at the Stadion FK Krasnodar in Russia on November 14, 2017.Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi’s double and Brian Idowu’s delightful goal ensured Gernot Rohr and his men got a big win.

 

NIGERIA 4-0 CAMEROON

The  Indomitable Lions of Cameroonians came into the 2018 World Cup Qualifier played at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo on September 1, 2017 as African Champions but were dazed 4-0 through the goals of Odion Ighalo, Mikel Obi, Victor Moses and Kelechi Iheanacho.

BRAZIL 1-1 NIGERIA

The Selecao  are powerhouse in world football but it didn’t take debutant Joe Aribo much time to stamp his authority by scoring  the curtain raiser at the National Stadium, Singapore on October 13, 2019 in the 35th minute but Real Madrid’s Casemiro equalised for Brazil in the 48th minute.

NIGERIA 2-0 ICELAND

Ahmed Musa’s double at the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd against Iceland on June 22, 2018 was the Super Eagles only win at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.

NIGERIA 3-1 ALGERIA

Desert Foxes were Africa’s  most ranked  team when they visited  the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo on November 12, 2016 but they walked away like a weather-beaten dogs  with a 3-1 spanking  as the  Super Eagles consolidate their strong start to the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers after the 2-1 away win against Zambia.

 

WORST FIVE

MADAGASCAR 2-0 NIGERIA

Despite  consecutive victories over Burundi and Guinea in their opening two games at  the 2019 AFCON,the Super Eagles shockingly lost  2-0 to lowly  Barea of Madagascar at the Alexandria Stadium on June 30, 2019.

NIGERIA 0-2 SOUTH AFRICA

After the Super Eagles strong start to the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers ,  Nigerians were expecting another roller coaster against the Bafana Bafana in the 2019 AFCON Qualifier MatchDay One but they got the shock of their lives at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo on June 10, 2017 as  Tokelo Rantie and Percy Tau goals gave Bafana a rare win.

NIGERIA 0-2 SERBIA

The Eagles were far from best against the Serbian in one of their build ups to the Russia 2018 World Cup played at the Hive Stadium, London on March 27, 2018 and they were subsequent beaten 2-0 without much fight.

NIGERIA 1-1 DR CONGO

A disappointing  draw against DR Congo  in  their final  friendly game at home before departing for Russia was played at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt on May 28, 2018.William Troost-Ekong nodded home the opening goal early in the game but were pegged after  Ben Malango  scored from the spot for the visitors.

NIGERIA 0-0 ZIMBABWE

It was the Eagles’ final friendly game before leaving for Egypt for the 2019 AFCON but they left much to be desired with a distasteful goalless draw against the Warriors of Zimbabwe at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on June 8, 2019.

1591350534Rohr-The-good-and-the-bad.jpg

CLICK REGISTER TO JOIN