Enyeama returns to training

by Breaking Timeson October 19, 2017
Former Super Eagles Captain and Lille Metropole of France goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has admitted he is truly excited to return to training with the Ligue 1 club, following six months out with injury. Enyeama’s fitness issues coincided with a decision by the club’s new manager, Marcelo Bielsa to axe the former Super Eagles captain from Lille’s […]

FIFA set to pay Nigeria N4.5Bn

by Breaking Timeson October 18, 2017
The world football governing body, FIFA, will pay the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) about N4.5b ($12.5 million) for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup tournament in Russia. Following Nigeria’s qualification, the NFF will get a N3.6b ($10m) qualification bonus and N900m ($2.5m) to support the Super Eagles’ preparations for the tournament. Such bonuses are usually […]

England to play Super Eagles in Pre-World Cup friendly

by Breaking Timeson October 18, 2017
England has reportedly reached out to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), in a bid to arrange a friendly match with the Super Eagles, ahead of the 2018 World Cup. Both countries have already secured their spots at next year’s tournament in Russia and are now drawing up their preparations. reports that the English FA contacted […]

How Iheanacho, Musa’s coach was sacked by Leicester

by Breaking Timeson October 18, 2017
Craig Shakespeare, coach of Nigeria’s trio of Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa and Wilfred Ndidi at Leicester City has been sacked by the club following the club’s poor start to the new season. The club have yet to officially confirm the news, but according to reports, the 53-year-old was informed by the club’s hierarchy at a […]

Mikel, Ighalo not out of 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria

by Breaking Timeson October 18, 2017
China-based skipper, Mikel Obi, and striker Odion Ighalo have not been ruled out of next month’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria. Eagles coach Gernot Rohr had suggested Mikel and Ighalo could miss the dead-rubber qualifier in Algeria because they won’t have enough time to adjust to a new time zone in time for the […]

NFF to decide new national coaches today

by Breaking Timeson October 18, 2017
The executive committee meeting of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) which holds in Jos today is expected to be stormy as the decision on the coaches of the various national teams will dominate the session. It has been a long wait for the announcement of the coaches after the NFF technical committee forwarded its recommendations to […]