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22/06/2018 07:42 PM
Soccer-Reluctant tactical switch pays dividends for Nigeria
VOLGOGRAD, Russia, June 22 (Reuters) - Nigeria’s top players needed persuasion to change positions in a tactical shake-up but coach Gernot Rohr’s plans paid dividends as they beat Iceland 2-0 on Friday to get back in contention to progress to the World Cup's last 16.
22/06/2018 07:25 PM
UPDATE 2-Soccer-Nigeria bounce back at World Cup to beat Iceland 2-0
VOLGOGRAD, Russia, June 22 (Reuters) - Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 to revive their hopes of advancing into the knockout stages of the World Cup in Russia on Friday as striker Ahmed Musa dramatically marked his return to the team with two fine second-half goals.
22/06/2018 05:50 PM
W. Africa Crude-Flurry of tenders crimps spot trade
LONDON, June 22 (Reuters) - Spot trade for Nigerian crude
was limited on Friday as three tenders due to close next week
kept sellers on the sidelines, while several August Nigerian
programmes had yet to emerge.
22/06/2018 03:13 PM
Soccer-Nigeria bring in fresh strikers for Iceland clash
VOLGOGRAD, Russia, June 22 (Reuters) - Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr made three changes to his team for Friday's Group D World Cup match against Iceland on Friday, bringing in Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa up front and Kenneth Omeruo in defence.