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NFF owes Eagles coach Oliseh

Indications show that Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh is being owed salaries by the nation's football governing body, NFF.

In chat with the media recently, Oliseh said, "when it comes to money I'm disappointed because based on what I'm being owed, I should stop working, my ass [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Kanu goes bankrupt, court freezes his accounts

Owing to the directives of a Federal High Court in Lagos that all accounts belonging to former Super Eagles Captain, Kanu Nwankwo and his company, The Hardley Apartments should be frozen, the former Arsenal of England striker is about facing hard times.

The order of the court was as a result of [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Ex-Eagles defender, Okpara, blames wife for football woes

Former Super Eagles defender Godwin Okpara has blamed his wife, Linda, for the troubles he had in France, which led to his incarceration for seven years.

In an interview weekend, the Owerri Imo state born footballer said his wife used his name without notifying him in doing human trafficking.

Mon, 14 December 2015


Fifa requests sanctions for Blatter and Platin

Fifa requests sanctions for Blatter and Platin

Fifa has requested sanctions against Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini after concluding an investigation into alleged corruption by the pair.

The president and vice-president of football’s world governing body have both [...]

Sat, 21 November 2015


Ahmed Musa named Nigeria Footballer of the Year

Ahmed Musa named Nigeria Footballer of the Year

By Bede NNAJI

In-form Super Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa has been named as the Nigeria Male Footballer of the Year 2015 by the organizers of the prestigious "Nigeria Sports Award," Unmissable Incenti [...]

Sat, 21 November 2015


Sports minister vows, no more business as usual

Sports minister vows, no more business as usual

By Bede NNAJI

The new Minister of Sports and Youths Development, Barr Solomon Dalung, has reiterated his resolve to end impunity in the ministry, saying it is no longer business as usual.

Dalung made [...]

Sat, 21 November 2015


Disappointment as world champions, Golden Eaglets get ’nothing’

Disappointment as world champions, Golden Eaglets get ’nothing’ By Bede NNAJI

Information from the Nigeria Football Federation has it that the world conquering Golden Eaglets are yet to receive their match bonuses, weeks after defending the trophy in Chile. Accordin [...]

Fri, 20 November 2015


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