Delayed NPFL kickoff hurting Nigerian clubs, says Maikaba
Plateau United of Jos Coach, Abdul Maikaba, has blamed the delay in the kickoff of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) for the poor performance of the country’s clubs...
‘Yet to resume NPFL won’t affect Enyimba, Plateau in today’s CAF C’League duels’
A former Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh, has said that that country’s representatives in the CAF Champions League competition, Enyimba FC of Aba, and Plateau United of Jos
CAF President Ahmad Ahmad handed five-year ban by FIFA
The head of African football Ahmad Ahmad has been suspended by FIFA for five years for corruption, the global governing body announced on Monday.
Pinnick explains why he abandoned CAF Presidential ambition
Tips South Africa’s Patrice Motsepe as a replacement for Ahmad Ahmad President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick yesterday gave a clearer view on why he decided to drop his CAF Presidential ambition and opt for FIFA Council membership. His decision to drop the CAF Presidential ambition came as a rude shock to many…
Pinnick to vie for FIFA council membership as Ivoirien, South African, Tunisians battle for CAF presidency
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has disclosed his intention to vie for membership of the FIFA Council, which is the highest decision making body in world football.
South African billionaire Motsepe to contest CAF presidency
South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe will contest the Confederation of African Football presidency election next March, the South African Football Association (SAFA) announced Monday.
CAF president, Ahmad Ahmad test positive for COVID-19
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced yesterday that its President, Mr. Ahmad Ahmad has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus.
Mass resignation looms in CAF, Ahmad may not seek re-election
Ahead of the CAF election slated for March 12, 2021, in Rabat, Morocco, a clean sweep, most likely in the form of mass resignation may be in the offing. A source highly connected in the continental body’s political network informed Sports Village Square that part of the restructuring of CAF may see all the board…
African 'Man City' aim to put squeeze on Orange Boys
Pyramids FC of Egypt are called the ‘Manchester City’ of Africa because they share with the English Premier League club the benefits of huge investment from the Middle East. Formed in 2008 as Al Assiouty Sport, the club made no impact until Saudi Turki al Sheikh took over, changed the name to Pyramids and splashed…