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.
Funding threatens Nigeria’s participation in World Cup, Commonwealth Games
Stakeholders in the Nigerian sports’ sector have raised the alarm over what they described as the country’s poor preparations for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games...
Stakeholders disagree over appointment of NFF’s technical committee chairman
Following the dissolution of all standing committees, including the technical organ by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), soccer fans have called for the return of Felix Anyansi-Agwu as head of the Technical Committee.
Super Eagles to meet La Albiceleste in friendly match
Nigeria have had past friendly encounters with Argentina in 2011, with the matches held in Abuja, which ended 4-1 in Eagles’ favour, and return match, which took place in Dhaka, Bangladesh’s, where the Argentines revenged their earlier loss winning 3-1.
‘NFF choice of foreign coach dishonour to Omagbemi’
Former Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Kashimawo Laloko has described the appointment of a foreign coach for the Super Falcons as a disservice to Florence Omagbemi.
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.
Players to share from FIFA’s N4.5 billion qualification bonus
FIFA will pay the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) $12.5 million (about N4.5 billion), which is $10 million (N3.6 billion) for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup tournament and $2.5 million to prepare for the competition in Russia.
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.