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no responses. May 6, 2019 debby eselebor

Mikel Scores In English Football After Five Years


Mikel Scores In English Football After Five Years

Nigeria’s John Obi Mikel scored what was his second goal in English football on Sunday as his Championship team Middlesbrough defeated Rotherham United 2-1 in a […]

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no responses. April 16, 2019 debby eselebor

FIFA Bans Former Brazilian Football Chief For Life


FIFA Bans Former Brazilian Football Chief For Life

Jose Maria Marin, the former president of the Brazilian Football Federation (CBF), has been banned from the game for life, the world governing body, FIFA said […]

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no responses. April 5, 2019 debby eselebor

FIFA Rankings: Super Eagles Move Up To 42nd Position


FIFA Rankings: Super Eagles Move Up To 42nd Position

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have moved up four places in the latest FIFA Rankings released on Thursday by the world football governing body. The Eagles […]

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no responses. March 7, 2019 debby eselebor

FIFA Register $700mn Extra Revenue In Latest Filings


FIFA Register $700mn Extra Revenue In Latest Filings

FIFA have posted a better than expected $6.4 billion (5.65 billion euros) turnover for the financial period of 2015-2018 allowing for $2.74bn in back-up, a source […]

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no responses. January 11, 2019 Olamide Omowumi

Super Falcons to Play About 10 Matches Before 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup — NFF


Super Falcons to Play About 10 Matches Before 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup — NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday said it has put in place plans to provide the Super Falcons with better preparations for the 8th FIFA […]

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no responses. November 30, 2018 Olamide Omowumi

FIFA rankings: Nigeria Fourth In Africa, Retains Global Position


FIFA rankings: Nigeria Fourth In Africa, Retains Global Position

Nigeria is now placed fourth in Africa and retains her 44th spot in the world with 1,427 points, as against October’s 1,431 points, in the FIFA/Coca […]

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no responses. November 28, 2018 Olamide Omowumi

Ronaldo To Tackle Mbappe & Griezmann At Globe Soccer Awards In Dubai


Ronaldo To Tackle Mbappe & Griezmann At Globe Soccer Awards In Dubai

  Cristiano Ronaldo and French pair Kylian Mbappé and Antoine Griezmann will fight it out for the Best Player Award when the 10th edition of the […]

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no responses. November 28, 2018 Olamide Omowumi

AWCON 2018:Nigeria Defeat Cameroon To Qualify For AWCON Final


AWCON 2018:Nigeria Defeat Cameroon To Qualify For AWCON Final

The Falcons of Nigeria on Tuesday defeated the Three Lionesses of Cameroon to qualify for the final of the 2018 African Women Cup Of Nations (AWCON). […]

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no responses. November 27, 2018 Olamide Omowumi

AWCON 2018: Dennerby Assures Falcons Will Confront Cameroon ‘With All Seriousness’


AWCON 2018: Dennerby Assures Falcons Will Confront Cameroon ‘With All Seriousness’

Super Falcons head coach, Thomas Dennerby, reckons his team will face a big test in their bid to reach the final of the 2018 African Women’s […]

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no responses. October 26, 2018 debby eselebor

FIFA Rankings: Nigeria Move Up Four Spots


FIFA Rankings: Nigeria Move Up Four Spots

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have continued their steady rise on the FIFA ranking with the latest released on Thursday by the world football governing body. […]

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no responses. September 25, 2018 debby eselebor

FIFA Best 2018: Modric wins Best Player Award


FIFA Best 2018: Modric wins Best Player Award

Croatia and Real Madrid Midfielder, Luka Modric has been awarded Best FIFA Men’s Player Award, just weeks after he was named UEFA Player of the Year. […]

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no responses. September 21, 2018 debby eselebor

FIFA World Ranking: Nigeria Improves In Africa, Globally


FIFA World Ranking: Nigeria Improves In Africa, Globally

Nigeria moved one place from 49th position to 48th in the FIFA/Coca-Cola world ranking as Belgium and France share the top spot for the first time […]

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no responses. September 20, 2018 debby eselebor

NFF Election: Maigari’s Fate Hangs In The Balance


NFF Election: Maigari’s Fate Hangs In The Balance

The Electoral Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation 2018 election has withdrawn the clearance given to one of the contestants vying for the post of NFF […]

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no responses. September 19, 2018 debby eselebor

Sierra Leone To Face FIFA Ban


Sierra Leone To Face FIFA Ban

Sierra Leone face the prospect of a ban from international competition by FIFA after the country’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) followed through on a threat to raid […]

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no responses. September 18, 2018 debby eselebor

FIFA, CAF Name Observers To NFF Elections


FIFA, CAF Name Observers To NFF Elections

World football–ruling body, FIFA on Monday named Messrs Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege as its observers to Thursday’s elections into the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Executive […]

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no responses. September 4, 2018 debby eselebor

Deschamps, Zlatko Dalic, Zidane Make FIFA Best Coach Shortlist


Deschamps, Zlatko Dalic, Zidane Make FIFA Best Coach Shortlist

France’s World Cup winning manager Didier Deschamps, Zlatko Dalic and Zinedine Zidane were nominated as the finalists for FIFA’s coach of the year award on Monday. […]

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no responses. August 16, 2018 debby eselebor

As Nigeria Ranks 49, France Soars No. 1 In Latest FIFA Ranking


As Nigeria Ranks 49, France Soars No. 1 In Latest FIFA Ranking

Egypt had a worse fall. Mohamed Salah’s Egypt dropped from 45th to 65th. The Pharaohs failed to win a game in the World Cup, falling 3-1 […]

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no responses. August 15, 2018 debby eselebor

Govt Interference: Nigeria, Ghana To Face FIFA’s Wrath


Govt Interference: Nigeria, Ghana To Face FIFA’s Wrath

FIFA on Tuesday threatened to suspend the Nigeria and Ghana football federations over government interference Nigeria will face the wrath of world football’s governing body unless […]

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no responses. July 20, 2018 Alu Azege

Newspaper Headline Stories For Today, Friday July 20th 2018


Newspaper Headline Stories For Today, Friday July 20th 2018

Dear Reader, below are the Newspaper Headline Stories For Today, Friday July 20th 2018. NATION* Ending menace of tankers, trucks on Lagos roads Police deny assassination attempt […]

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no responses. July 11, 2018 debby eselebor

Mahez Joins Man City


Mahez Joins Man City

Manchester City have broken their club record to sign winger Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City for £60m. The 27-year-old has signed a five-year deal to become […]

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