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FIFA Ranking: Super Eagles Move One Place Up

Super Eagles have moved a place up in the January ranking of the world football governing body, FIFA. Nigeria are now ranked 50th, according to the latest ranking...

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FIFA Expands World Cup To 48 Teams

FIFA approved a 48-team 2026 World Cup with “one hundred per cent unanimity”, a confederation president has claimed. In the face of fierce opposition to expansion...

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Neymar, Others Missing In 2016 FIFA FIFPro World 11

Manchester United and France’s Paul Pogba, Barcelona’s Neymar Jr. and Italian legendary goalkeeper, Gianluigi Buffon have all been omitted from the 2016 FIFA FIFPro...

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Buhari Promises To Pay Super Falcons In Two Days After National Assembly Protest

President Muhammadu Buhari, has promised to pay all outstanding bonuses and allowances to the Super Falcons within 48 hours, after they staged a protest to the National...

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Nigeria Not Worth Dying For – Late Sam Okwaraji’s Family

Pat Okwaraji, brother of the late Sam Okwaraji, an ex-Super Eagles attacker, said the Nigerian government had not proven that the country was worth dying for by its...

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Abuja Will Host Sports Festival If Cross River Can’t – Dalung

Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has said Abuja will host the 19th National Sports Festival, if Cross River is unable to do so. Cross Rivers won...

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Salisu Yusuf Will Sign New Super Eagles Contract This Week, Rohr Vows

Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has said one of his Nigerian assistants, Salisu Yusuf, will sign a new deal this week. Yusuf is currently working...

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FIFA Council ‘Positive’ Towards Idea Of 48-Team World Cup – Infantino

FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, has revealed that the world football governing body Council, supports the idea of an expanded World Cup with 40 or 48 teams. He was...

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Super Eagles Need 11 Points To Qualify For 2018 World Cup – Rohr

Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has said that 11 points will be enough, for Nigeria to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Eagles began the...

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2016 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Ogbala Criticizes Flamingoes’ Finishing Against England

Former head coach of Nasarawa Amazons, Obi Ogbala, has blamed Nigeria’s U-17 women team’s poor finishing in front of goal, for their 0-0 draw with England on...

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2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup: Flamingoes Can Qualify For Quarter-Final – Nikyu

Head coach of Nigeria’s U-17 team, Bala Nikyu, has insisted that the girls can qualify for the quarter-final, despite their 0-0 draw with England on Tuesday. The...

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Amaju Pinnick Reveals Financial Status Of NFF

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick has pleaded with Super Eagles players to wait to be paid outstanding bonuses as the football...

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