Posts Tagged ‘NFF’

#COVID19 Has Punished Football Globally, says NFF Boss Pinnick

by Seun Adeuyion April 14, 2020
The COVID19 pandemic has punished football globally. President of Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, who stated this on Channels Television’s Sports show yesterday Morning, disclosed that the coronavirus outbreak has really affected football operations worldwide. In his words: “Football is football but it has taken a huge toll globally. The English Premier League, on TV […]

Two local coaches shortlisted for Falcons job

by Seun Adeuyion February 26, 2020
Two local coaches have been shortlisted for the vacant Super Falcons coaching job, Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation, Bitrus Bewarang has said. Punch quoted Bewarang as also revealing that seven other coaches have also been listed for the roles of goalkeeper trainer and assistant coach. He revealed that their choices were based on […]

NFF Corruption Cases and Matters Arising

by Breaking Timeson November 9, 2019
By Sylvanus Ofekun Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the federal high court on Tuesday discharged and acquitted the 5 accused NFF officials.She dismissed the entire case with all 16 charges, and acquitted the NFF chieftains in consideration of the submission of the defence and the prosecution and in line with the rules of administration of criminal […]

Golden Eaglets Apologies to Nigerians after U17 WC Ouster

by Breaking Timeson November 6, 2019
Captain of the Nigeria’s U17 team Samson Tijani has apologized after the side’s exit from the FIFA World Cup in the round of 16. Nigeria fell 3-1 to the Netherlands on Wednesday to see their campaign in Brazil come to a halt. “We are very sorry; We as a team to the entire Nigerians. We […]

Super Eagles to play Brazil friendly in Singapore

by Chuks Azotanion September 18, 2019
As part of their preparation for the forthcoming Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers and the African Nations Cup games, the Super Eagles will play a series of friendly matches, beginning with a game against Brazil in Singapore, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed. The Super Eagles played a thrilling 2-2 draw with Ukraine in […]

Super Eagles: Rohr declares goalkeeping problems over

by Chuks Azotanion September 17, 2019
Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr has assured Nigerian football fans that the goalkeeping problem that has plagued the national team is now a thing of the past, reports Since Vincent Enyeama retired from the national team, the Super Eagles have struggled to find a decent replacement, with the likes of Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Daniel […]