Category : Sports

Chris Giwa’s NFF appoints Ikpeme Acting Gen. Sec., postpones league resumption

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Amaju Pinnick and Chris Giwa The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) led by Chris Giwa, has appointed Dr Emmanuel Ikpeme Acting General Secretary of the football house … Read more

World Cup celebrations rock France

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    Newspapers and TV stations hailed France’s World Cup victory on Monday, while clean-up crews worked against the clock to tidy up after a crazy night’s partying in Paris … Read more

Sunday Oliseh sends hilarious congratulatory message to France

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  Former Nigeria international Sunday Oliseh has congratulated France, albeit in a hilarious manner, highlighting the heavy African flavour in Didier Deschamps’ World Cup-winning setup. Les Bleus defeated Croatia 4-2 … Read more

Nigeria risk ban over NFF crisis – Infantino

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    FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, said on Friday Nigeria may be banned from all international competitions following the renewal of leadership crisis in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The … Read more

FIFA reduces number of officials for final phase of World Cup

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    The FIFA Referees’ Committee (FRC) on Monday said it has reduced the number of match officials earlier slated for the final phase of the 2018 World Cup. Pierluigi … Read more

Russian 2018 World cup breaks age-long jinx–Putin

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  Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his country’s hosting of the soccer World Cup had helped debunk stereotypes about it. Russia’s host nation status had been met … Read more

Disappointed Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

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Disappointed Argentina legend Diego Maradona has declared his readiness to coach the national team for free even as he regretted that it not possible for him to turn back the … Read more

NFF Crisis: Pinnick, Giwa ‘fight’ over glass house

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Nigeria Football Federation returned from the FIFA World Cup and plunged into a deadlock yesterday as Chris Giwa and Amaju Pinnick, are locked in a ‘fight’ over who is the … Read more

Dalung directs NFF to recognise Giwa  as President, sacks Amaju Pinnick

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The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports development has directed the Nigeria Football Federation, a to comply with the judgment of the Supreme Court delivered on April 27, 2018, which … Read more

World Cup: Germany arrive home to angry supporters

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  Germany national team have started facing the music for their poor outing in Russia as they were held hostage by an army of Germany reporters and photographers just as … Read more