JOYCE COOK RECEIVES CBE FOR SERVICES TO SPORT AND ACCESSIBILITY

As midnight struck in London on 30 December 2017, the latest names to be recognised in the traditional Queen’s New Year Honours List were revealed: a mix of politicians, stars of music, culture and sport, and community champions. Among the list was the citation: Joyce Evelyn, Mrs. COOK, O.B.E. For services to Sport and Accessibility. Joyce took More...

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By editor On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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REVIEW OF THE YEAR 2017: SPORT

From doping scandals and record breaking transfer fees to comebacks and retirements, 2017 has been packed with action in the world of sport. -Real Madrid won the Champions League for the second time in a row, beating More...

By editor On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017
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CHAN 2018: SUPER EAGLES BEGIN TRAINING IN ABUJA

Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles are intensifying their preparations for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), with a training camp in Abuja. The squad is based at the Bolton White Hotels More...

By editor On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Pinnick apologizes to Nigerians over FIFA sanction, reveals why Shehu Abdullahi played

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has explained in details why FIFA sanctioned the federation on Tuesday. FIFA fined NFF for fielding Shehu Abdullahi against Algeria, after More...

By editor On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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NFF GIVES ROHR PAY RISE

Nigeria Football Federation has given Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr a pay rise in the new contract offer made to the coach who guided Nigeria through a seamless World Cup qualification campaign.  The German-born More...

By editor On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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MOSES,TROOST- EKONG MAKE 30-MAN SHORTLIST CAF PLAYER AWARD

After an impressive 2016-17 campaign with Chelsea, Super Eagles forward Victor Moses has been nominated for Africa’s top individual honour alongside the Liverpool stars, Mohamed Salah of Egypt and Senegalese More...

By editor On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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ROHR: EAGLES’ SEMI – FINAL MANDATE AT RUSSIA 2018​’​ EXCESSIVE

:Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has revealed that the Nigeria Football Federation ha​s​ handed his team a semi-final target at the 2018 ​​FIFA World Cup in Russia, but he describes it as ‘excessive’, More...

By editor On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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NIGERIA CAN LIFT 2018 WORLD CUP-PINNICK

The President of  Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick,  says Nigeria can lift the 2018 World Cup in Russia in the light of the preparations the association is putting in place. Pinnick expressed More...

By editor On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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I WANT TO FACE SUPER EAGLES AT WORLD CUP- MESSI

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has reportedly picked a match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria as one of his favorites in the 2018 World Cup in Russia   The winger who was superb in Argentina’s win against More...

By editor On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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CAF EMERGENCY COMMITEE TO MEET IN LAGOS

The Emergency Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) which is about the most powerful panel in African football, will hold a meeting in Lagos on Saturday, Oct. 14. The Nigeria Football Federation’s More...