Nigeria Football Federation
Taraba FA crisis takes new dimension as stakeholders fault NFF’s position
There seems to be no end to the lingering crisis rocking the Taraba State Football Association as factions, footballers, as well as fans yesterday took over the streets of Jalingo protesting the imposition of leaders
‘Why Nigerian players run from NPFL’
Former Super Eagles Goalkeepers’ Trainer, Ike Shorunmu believes talents are no longer discovered in the Nigerian league because the players are more interested in starting their careers with foreign clubs than remaining in the country to build their careers.
Laloko hails ministry’s resolve on abandoned national stadia
Former Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Director, Kashimawo Laloko, has described as a welcome development the report credited to the sports minister that the ministry has resolved to repair some of the abandoned national stadia across the country, adding that proper usage of the facilities is key to maintaining them.
Samson Siasia and FIFA’s draconian judgment
The news was a bomb. Samson Siasia, banned by FIFA for life and to pay a fine of $50,000 Dollars! Who did he kill? That was the first question that immediately came to my mind. You can’t earn such a punishment without committing a capital offense.
Rohr should use international friendlies to blood new players, says Udeze
Former Super Eagles’ defender, Ifeanyi Udeze has called on senior national team coach, Gernot Rohr to use international friendly matches to try new players, saying that is the only way to get the best Nigerian footballers in the team.
Engage ex-Internationals to help develop football at grassroots, Adelabu tells NFF
Former International, Adegoke Adelabu, has advised the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to assign retired national team stars to develop football in schools through a training programme that would also gainfully engage the former stars.
Shorunmu advises NFF to also send Agu, Amapakabo for refresher courses abroad
Former Super Eagles’ Goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to send national team’s assistant coaches, Alloy Agu and Imama Amakapabo to refresher courses abroad if the federation actually intends to send chief coach, Gernot Rohr to Germany for retraining.
Super Eagles need to quickly forget Algeria and go on to beat Tunisia, coaches say
Team chief coach Gernot Rohr must quickly reinforce his team to forget Sunday’s loss to Algeria and go on to beat Tunisia on Wednesday, some coaches advised in Abuja on Monday.
Pinnick charges Eagles to soar over South Africa
• Hands over Aiteo’s $75,000 gift to players Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick has called on the Super Eagles to rise to the occasion and do the nation proud in today’s Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal battle with South Africa in Cairo. At a meeting with the players at breakfast…
We’ve resolved to play for our nation, Musa declares
Super Eagles’ Vice Captain, Ahmed Musa at the weekend disclosed that the team has decided to play for the nation first against any issue that might make them lose focus at the ongoing Total Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. This followed indications that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) was yet to fully resolve the…