Category: Nwabali

AFCON 2023 final: Heads up – CAF consoles Nwabali as Nigeria lose to Ivory Coast

The Confederation of African Football, CAF, on Sunday night consoled Super Eagles goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali following Nigeria’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, final 2-1 defeat to Ivory Coast. Nwabali, who has been impressive for Nigeria at the 2023 AFCON, failed to lead Jose Peseiro’s men to victory against Ivory Coast. The Chippa United shot-stopper conceded two goals against the host in the final. Franck…

AFCON 2023: Disappointing end – Nwabali laments final defeat to Ivory Coast

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali, has said he is disappointed by their 2-1 loss to Ivory Coast in the final of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday. In a post on Instagram, the Chippa United stopper also apologized to Nigerian fans. Jose Peseiro’s men took a first-half lead through William Troost-Ekong. But the Ivorians were level in the 63rd minute, before Sebastien Haller…

AFCON 2023: South Africa’s Williams beats Super Eagles’ Nwabali to Golden Glove

South Africa goalkeeper, Ronwen Williams, has won the Golden Glove at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. Williams beat Nigeria’s Stanley Nwabali to the award. Bafana Bafana only conceded twice during the tournament, meaning that Williams kept five clean sheets. His last clean sheet came in the penalty shoot-out win over DR Congo on Saturday. Nwabali conceded twice in the 2-1 defeat in the final…

AFCON 2023: Super Eagles goalkeeper, Nwabali set to leave Chippa United

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali, is a man in demand following his impressive displays at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. Chippa United’s Stanley Nwabali, who has been linked with a move to Kaizer Chiefs, is a wanted man. Nwabali is currently Chippa United’s first-choice stopper in the Premier Soccer League, PSL. Nigeria head coach, Jose Peseiro, decided to make the 27-year-old his no1 ahead…

AFCON: Nwabali’s South African club supports Super Eagles against Bafana Bafana

Chippa United chairman, Siviwe Mpengesi, has revealed they would be supporting Nigeria over South Africa for Wednesday’s Africa Cup of Nations semi-final. All of South Africa will be backing their national team against the Supe Eagles. Bafana Bafana are looking to play in an AFCON final for the first time since 1996. But Mpengesi has chosen to support the club’s goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali and the…

AFCON: Nwabali, Osimhen, Lookman included in Super Eagles’ starting XI against Angola

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali will be between the sticks when Nigeria faces Angola in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, quarter-final tie on Friday evening. Recall that The Chippa United keeper was a major doubt after he sustained a knee injury during Nigeria’s 2-0 win over Cameroon in the round of 16 clash last Saturday. However, Super Eagles manager Jose Peseiro, has kept…

AFCON: Nwabali faces late fitness test ahead Angola clash

Super Eagles’ Coach, Jose Peseiro, says goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali will be facing a late fitness test ahead of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, quarter final match against Palancas Negras of Angola on Friday, February 2. Peseiro disclosed this while addressing journalists on Thursday in Abidjan at a news conference, saying that a decision would be made later today. He said that if the…

AFCON 2023: Nigeria goalkeeper Nwabali gives injury update ahead of Angola clash

Super Eagles goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali has said that he doesn’t know if he will be fit in time to play for Nigeria in their next 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, tie against Angola. DAILY POST reports that Nwabali sustained a knee injury in Nigeria’s AFCON Round of 16 victory against Cameroon on Saturday. The Chippa United star collided with Cameroon winger Georges Nkoudou during…

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