FIFA lifts three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international matches
FIFA has lifted its three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international football, a move hailed by the country's sports authorities on Saturday as a boost for its most popular game.
Argentina, Croatia, Iceland still ranked higher than Nigeria by FIFA
Nigeria’s opponents in this year’s World Cup in Russia, Argentina, Croatia and Iceland are still ranked higher than Nigeria by world football body, FIFA.
Violence-ridden Greek football in danger of 'Grexit': FIFA
World football body FIFA on Wednesday said Greece's violence-ridden championship was on the "edge of a cliff" and Greek clubs faced exclusion from international competition unless authorities took rapid action.
Buhari receives FIFA World Cup trophy, Bobsleigh Olympic team
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja received the FIFA World Cup Trophy ahead of the FIFA World Cup tournament in Russia in June.
Russia to shut down factories for World Cup
Russia is overruling fearful big business owners and looking to shut down dozens of gigantic factories to avert accidents and the threat of terror attacks during this year's World Cup.
FIFA set to approve VAR for Russia 2018 World Cup
Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is likely to be used at the 2018 World Cup after it won official approval from the International Football Association Board.
The great but controversial NFF awards
Last Monday night was great for Nigerian footballers. The Nigerian Football Federation pulled out all the stops to put together an event to celebrate a sprinkle from a sea...
‘NFF killing women football silently’
Four years ago, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) placed the national female U-17 team, The Flamingos, under the care of coach Bala Nikyu in the build up to the FIFA World Cup at Costa Rica 2014.