Super Eagles coach Yusuf banned for accepting bribe
The Ethics Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday slammed a one-year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf after adjudging him guilty of corruption in the discharge of his duties. Yusuf was brought before the Ethics Committee by the NFF following revelations by an undercover reporter that he…
NFF bans Nigerian coach Salisu Yusuf for taking bribe
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has placed a one-year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf. Yusuf was caught on camera collecting bribe from undercover journalists who pretended to be football agents. The footage, shot by BBC’s Ghanaian reporter Anas Aremeyaw Anas in September 2017, showed Yusuf collecting a handful…
NFF drops indicted Salisu Yusuf from Super Eagles
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) may have tactically dropped Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf from the senior national team following his indictment in a sting operation by undercover journalists. The journalists, who posed as players’ agents, caught Yusuf on camera receiving money to field two players in a competition early this year. Although the…
Rohr returns today, may unveil Eagles list this week
Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr is expected in the country today to begin preparations for Nigeria’s African Nations Cup qualifier against Seychelles next month.
NFF set to probe Super Eagles’ coach over alleged bribe scandal
The Nigeria Football Federation said yesterday that it has noted some media reports arising from a BBC documentary involving the Chief Coach of the Senior Men National Team, Super Eagles, Mr. Salisu Yusuf.
Effective monitoring of players will curb corruption in team selection, says Sofoluwe
Former Super Eagles player, Yisa Sofoluwe has called on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to fashion out effective ways of monitoring players’ form to avoid corruption in team selection in the male and female national teams.
Super Eagles coach, Yusuf, in bribe scandal
What appears a major scandal hit Nigerian football yesterday, as Super Eagles assistant coach, Salisu Yusuf, was caught on camera taking cash from men posing as football agents.
Salisu Yusuf denies cash inducement claims
Nigeria's chief coach Salisu Yusuf has denied any wrongdoing after footage broadcast on Tuesday showed him accepting money from undercover reporters posing as football agents.
Nigerian coach Salisu Yusuf caught on camera taking bribe
The coach of the Nigerian national Salisu Yusuf team has been caught on camera collecting bribe from undercover journalists who pretended to be football agents. The bribe was offered and was collected after a discussion on player selection, BBC said. The footage, shot by BBC's Ghanaian reporter Anas Aremeyaw Anas in September 2017, showed…
Eagles will defeat DR Congo, says Assistant Coach
Super Eagles Assistant Coach Salisu Yusuf said on Monday that the Super Eagles would defeat DR Congo in their May 28 friendly, slated for Abuja.Yusuf, who made the statement in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the Eagles would use the match to send signal of hope to Nigerians.
Why Eagles’ handlers chose Obi ahead of Onazi
Home-based Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf explained yesterday why Torino midfielder Joel Obi was picked ahead of Eddy Onazi for the friendly between Poland and Nigeria at the Municipal Stadium in Wrocław.
Joel Obi is fit to play for Eagles, Coach Yusuf says
Salisu Yusuf, the Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, on Monday declared that Torino midfielder Joel Obi was fit to play for the senior national football team. Yusuf told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) he was making his declaration on the basis of the fact that the Italy-based striker has had impressive appearances for his club.…