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Rohr battles NFF over N36m debt

Coach Gernot Rohr has hired a French lawyer in a desperate bid to recover his outstanding bonuses and allowances from the Nigeria Football Federation...

Ahmed Musa to sponsor 100 University students

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has told of his plan to sponsor 100 students in Skyline University in Kano after he was unveiled as...

Why is difficult for African footballers to win Ballon d’Or – Eto’o  

Three times Africa’s footballer of the year, Samuel Eto’o, said odds are stacked against footballers from African countries winning the Ballon d’Or. The only footballer...

I used to sell water in Lagos traffic – Osimhen

Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has relived the economic hardship his family faced before the table turned as a result of his blossoming football...

Zenith Bank lists 5 Eaglet players it made

Zenith Bank plc has listed five players in the current squad of the Golden Eaglet participating in the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup tournament...

NFF officials included DSS boss’ son in Eaglet squad to avoid prosecution – Football...

A football agent, Ese Udoko has told of how officials of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, allegedly dropped a better player, Ogaga, to include...

Rohr owed only September salary — NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said it is only owing Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr for the month of September. The NFF was...

Tax evasion:  Court withdraws arrest warrant against Okocha

The lingering court case between the Lagos State government and ex- international, Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha, has been resolved amicably. Read Also: Tomori: NFF didn’t extend...

Tomori: NFF didn’t extend invitation to me

Chelsea defender, Fikayo Tomori, said contrary to the impression in certain quarters, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), never extended an invitation to him to...

England Call-up: Fashanu advises Tammy

Former England international and Wimbledon FC star, John Fashanu, has advised Chelsea striker, Tammy Abraham, to shun the Three Lions of England and instead...

Ex-Under 23 Captain Isaac Promise dies of heart attack

Promise Isaac, who captained Nigeria to the 2008 Olympic silver medal and scored 79 goals in 11 professional seasons in Turkey, has died of...

Tammy Abraham, Fikayo Tomori Named in England Squad for Euro 2020 Qualifiers

Chelsea youngsters Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori, both of Nigerian descent, have been named in the England squad for the upcoming UEFA 2020 European...

Liverpool fined for fielding ineligible player

Liverpool have been fined £200,000 - half of which has been suspended - by the EFL for fielding an ineligible player in their third-round...

Akpeyi attacks club’s supporters

Nigerian goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, slated Kaizer Chiefs’ supporters for habitually antagonising his selection to man post for the Professional Soccer League side. Recently, calls for Akpeyi...

NFF denies recalling suspended Salisu Yusuf

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has denied recalling suspended Super Eagles’ Coach, Salisu Yusuf, whose one-year ban from all football related matters expired recently. Read...

Rohr tells Sports Minister to resolve NFF, ministry conflict

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has called on the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, to resolve the imbroglio involving the sports ministry...

You warned him not to marry me, Mikel’s spouse fires at Nigerian critics

Former Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi’s spouse, Olga Diyachenko, has hit back at social media users of Nigerian descent attacking her for allegedly not...

Saudi Arabia to stage Joshua vs Ruiz world heavyweight fight

Saudi Arabia will host the world heavyweight title rematch between Britain’s Anthony Joshua and champion Andy Ruiz Jr of the United States in December,...

South Korea football fans to sue over Ronaldo benching

More than 2,000 South Korean football fans will sue a sports agency after superstar Cristiano Ronaldo stayed on the bench when his Juventus side played...

Akpeyi denies Juju rumour

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, has rubbished rumour that he was into muti to man the post after he was caught on camera rubbing...

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