NFF, Eagles agree on bonuses, allowances ahead Russia 2018
A historic and binding agreement that will eliminate all manner of rancour and distractions around Nigeria’s preparation and participation at the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia was signed in the Russian city of Krasnodar yesterday.
We don’t want to lose to Argentina, NFF boss tells Rohr
As Super Eagles clash with the La Albiceleste of Argentina in a friendly match this evening at the Krasnodar Arena in Russia, the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick says he expects the team to go for victory.
Rohr to sign new two-year contract before Russia 2018 World Cup
Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr will get a new two-year contract to manage the national team just before the Russia 2018 World Cup scheduled to start in June.
NFF to conclude talks on World Cup bonus by year end
Nigerian football bosses have promised to conclude talks on World Cup win bonuses by the end of the year, to avoid a repeat of protests that have dogged the team in previous finals.
NFF ponders two friendlies for Super Eagles after qualifier against Algeria
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), which begins its yearly general assembly in Jos tomorrow, is pondering reported overtures from two unnamed countries for friendly matches with the Super Eagles immediately after next month’s Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria.
Tammy Abraham succumbs to pressure to shun Nigeria
Tammy Abraham has told the English FA he remains available for selection and has rejected reports he wants to switch his international allegiance to Nigeria.
Nigeria look to woo England starlet Abraham
Nigerian Football Federation chief Amaju Pinnick said on Wednesday he has had "a positive meeting" with Tammy Abraham as he tries to persuade the England Under-21 starlet to switch allegiance to the Super Eagles.
I was worried when Eagles were fighting for more goals after scoring four, Governor Udom confesses
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel at the weekend confessed that he was worried when the Super Eagles scored four goals against Cameroun and were still fighting for more goals.
Udofia pumps Eagles’ spirit with $20,000 per goal
The young and ebullient businessman from Akwa Ibom State made the promise as he briefly greeted players and officials inside the chartered ARIK Bombadier CRJ 1000 aircraft just before take –off at the Ibom International Airport, Uyo yesterday.