Picture of the day: Lionel Messi scores wonder goal against NigeriaLionel Messi's men eventually exited the tournament four days later.
Jun 26, 07:23
Report: Watford keen on re-signing Odion IghaloOdion Ighalo is reportedly considering a move back to the Premier League with Watford and five other clubs said to have an interest.
Dec 3, 12:03
News Extra: Kane told to quit Spurs, Wenger happy to watch, Solskjaer "struggling"The latest news snippets from across the footballing world, including Glen Johnson's advice for Harry Kane, Arsene Wenger's future career prospects and Robin van Persie's assessment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Oct 12, 18:02
Preview: Brazil vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Sunday's international friendly between Brazil and Nigeria, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Oct 11, 21:22
News Extra: Vertonghen's black eye, Madrid 'considered Conte', Hughton 'rejects Stoke'The latest news snippets from across the footballing world, including the truth behind Jan Vertonghen's black eye, Real Madrid's aborted pursuit of Antonio Conte and Chris Hughton's reported rejection of the Stoke City job.
Oct 5, 12:45
Tammy Abraham open to idea of playing for Nigeria over EnglandThe 21-year-old has two senior England caps to his name.
Sep 16, 06:06
Steven Gerrard: Joe Aribo's decision to join Rangers justified by Nigeria debutThe midfielder's move to Scotland was criticised.
Sep 13, 04:30
Preview: Ukraine vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews the international friendly between Ukraine and Nigeria in Dnipro, including predictions and team news.
Sep 9, 11:40
Arsenal have buy-back clause in Kelechi Nwakali deal?Former Arsenal youngster Kelechi Nwakali could yet return to the Emirates one day, as the Gunners reportedly have a buy-back clause in the 21-year-old's contract.
Sep 9, 10:43
Nigeria trying to convince Tammy Abraham to ditch England?Nigeria are attempting to convince Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham to switch his allegiances from England.
Sep 3, 20:28
Result: Ighalo on target to earn Nigeria third placeThe former Watford striker is the tournament's five-goal top scorer ahead of Friday's final.
Jul 17, 22:50
Alex Iwobi: 'Nigeria can learn from Africa Cup of Nations heartbreak'The Super Eagles saw their hopes dashed by Riyad Mahrez's stoppage-time free-kick.
Jul 16, 20:23
Preview: Tunisia vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Wednesday's Africa Cup of Nations third-place playoff between Tunisia and Nigeria, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Jul 15, 17:03
Result: Last-gasp Riyad Mahrez fires Algeria into AFCON final at Nigeria's expenseThe Manchester City midfielder won it with the last kick of the game.
Jul 14, 22:51
Alex Iwobi predicting bright future for NigeriaIn-form Algeria stand in the way of Iwobi and his fellow Super Eagles.
Jul 13, 14:26
Preview: Algeria vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations semi-final between Algeria and Nigeria, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Jul 12, 16:30
Result: Nigeria strike late to book Africa Cup of Nations semi-final spotNigeria will play Ivory Coast or Algeria in the last four in Cairo on Sunday.
Jul 10, 22:39
Preview: Nigeria vs. South Africa - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Wednesday's Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final between Nigeria and South Africa, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Jul 9, 23:34
South Africa head coach Stuart Baxter plays down AFCON favourites tagThe Bafana Bafana produced a shock 1-0 win over hosts Egypt in the last 16.
Jul 9, 22:40
Result: Nigeria fight back to see off CameroonArsenal midfielder Alex Iwobi was on target for the Super Eagles.
Jul 6, 19:10
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