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9 Sep
Egypt, Greece and Saudi Arabia are in talks to jointly host the 2030 World Cup football tournament, an Egyptian official said Friday in televised remarks. "The three countries are working flat out" and "the application to organise (the 2030 World Cup) is being studied", sports ministry spokesman Mohammed Fawzi told DMC television. "Egypt will be…
21 Jun
Nine-time African champions and FIFA World Cup ever-present, Nigeria, will take on Japan in a prestige international friendly match at the Noevir Stadium, Kobe, Japan..
20 Jun
• All-inclusive travel packages will fly guests from anywhere in the world to Dubai and Doha • Stay in Dubai and watch World Cup matches in Qatar • YASA Dubai will provide seamless travel experience for Fans to enjoy World Cup matches in Doha YASA Dubai, a leading management company based in Dubai, in the…
19 Jun
As football fever grips the Middle East country of Qatar, leading management company based in Dubai, YASA, has named a first of its kind exclusive travel package that will see football fans stay in Dubai and watch FIFA World Cup matches in Qatar.
18 Jun
* Package includes 5-Star hotels and private jet flights between Dubai and Qatar The biggest sporting spectacle in the world, the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, scheduled to hold from November 21 to December 18, has taken the Arab world by storm. As football fever grips the Middle East, YASA, a leading management company based…
9 Feb
Twenty years ago, Alou Cisse played himself into the bad books of many Senegalese football fans, when he lost his penalty kick to hand the Indomitable Lions of Cameroun the Africa Cup of Nations title. The match ended 3-2 in favour of the Camerounians in the shootout after a goalless draw in 90 minutes and extra time.
Nigeria Super Eagles
22 Jan
Nigeria’s Super Eagles will have to get the better of the Black Stars of Ghana if they hope to qualify for a fourth straight FIFA World Cup after both sides were paired up in the play-off draw for the 2022 Qatar World Cup on Saturday in Douala, Cameroon. The games will take place between March…
18 Oct 2021
Arsène Wenger, the head of global football development at FIFA, will meet this week with Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr and other men’s national team coaches to discuss reforms to the international calendar from 2024 and the controversial proposal to play the World Cup every two years. Wenger is the frontman for the plan that…
13 Oct 2021
FIFA has raised the prospect of Israel co-hosting a future World Cup, with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's office mentioning the possibility of bidding for the men's 2030 tournament. FIFA president Gianni Infantino completed a two-day visit to Israel on Tuesday by meeting Bennett and President Isaac Herzog. The head of world football's governing body…
3 Sep 2021
Nigeria’s Super Eagles defeated the Lone Stars of Liberia 2-0 on Friday in a Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifier courtesy of a brace from Kelechi Iheanacho. The striker scored twice in the first half to seal the win for Gernot Rohr’s side at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos. Iheanacho put the Eagles ahead…
3 Sep 2021
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will commence the process to earn a seventh FIFA World Cup finals appearance when they trade tackles with the Lone Star of Liberia at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos today...
3 Sep 2021
A day after getting a N500 million sponsorship deal with the country’s biggest airline, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has secured another partnership with telecommunications giant, MTN, who will now serve as the national teams’ communications allies.

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