Posts Tagged ‘NFF’

BT Sports: Kenneth Omeruo Out For Two Weeks

Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo has confirmed that he will be out for at least two weeks with injury. It is reported that the defender is back to action from injury, but he has debunked the claims on Thursday. Kenneth Omeruo suffered a knock in last weekend win over Mirandes after which he was substituted. […]

BT Sports: NFF Yet To Receive Money From FIFA, CAF – Pinnick

The President of the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, Amaju Pinnick explained that the Federation is yet to receive palliatives for COVID-19 from CAF and world football governing body, FIFA. He explained that supposing the Federation were to be in charge of distributing the funds, that external auditors would ensure they reach their required destination. Breaking […]

#COVID19 Has Punished Football Globally, says NFF Boss Pinnick

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

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 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

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 […]