Mikel trains with Eagles

John Mikel Obi arrived the Super Eagles camp on Friday morning, met with Lars Lagerback and trained with the team an hour later. The midfielder has been recuperating from a meniscus repair operation, and met with Lagerback on arrival at the camp to assure him of his fitness and readiness for the World Cup. Mikel has been certified fit by Chelsea and Nigeria medics, and arrived at the Nigeria training…

May 28, 2010

Nigeria – Betting at the World Cup 2010

Nigeria Manager: Lars Lagerback Captain: Joseph Yobo FIFA World Ranking: 20 World Cup Appearances: 3 Best World Cup: Round of 16; 1994 & 1998 Nigeria Team Profile Nicknamed the Super Eagles, Nigeria will arrive in South Africa as the second best rated African team if the FIFA Rankings are anything to go by, one ranking position off Cameroon in 19. The Nigerians will be feeling pretty good about their chances…

May 25, 2010