Tragedy strikes Nigerian football again

Tragedy has hit Nigerian football again as former Super Eagles coach Shuaibu Amodu died just days after another ex-national team coach, Stephen Keshi, passed away. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) said Saturday that Amodu, 58, died after complaining of chest … read more

Nigeria fined for stadium over-crowding

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has been fined $6,800 by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) due to over-crowding and a lack of security during its national team’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Egypt in March. The 1-1 draw … read more

La Liga ties up Nigerian deal

Representatives of Spain’s La Liga and the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) conducted a deal on Monday to improve sporting, cultural and business links between the two nations. The League Management Company (LMC), which organises Nigeria’s top football leagues, had … read more

Foreign Coach for Falcons

The Nigeria senior women’s team, Falcons, could get a foreign Coach before April when the defending champions join the qualification race for the 2017 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations.In a communique released by the football association following its executive committee … read more