Posts Tagged ‘Samson Siasia’

NFF ready to defend Siasia over FIFA Ban

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 20, 2019
The Nigeria Football Federation announced yesterday that its lawyers have started to review the decision against former Nigeria player and coach Samson Siasia by the FIFA Ethics Committee, which on Friday announced that it had placed a life ban from all football-related activities on him. Acting President of the NFF, Seyi Akinwunmi, himself a lawyer […]

Police gives latest on kidnap of Siasia’s mother

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 28, 2019
The Police Command in Bayelsa State has said that its personnel are working round the clock to ensure that the kidnapped mother of Samson Siasia, Nigeria’s former Super Eagles footballer is rescued from her captors. SP Asinim Butswat, the spokesperson of the command made this known in a text message with the News Agency of […]

BREAKING| Ex Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia’s Mother Kidnapped

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 15, 2019
The mother of a former Coach of the Super Eagles, Samson Siasia, has been kidnapped. It was gathered from security sources that the aged woman was whisked away from her residence at Adoni community Sagbama Local Government Area. The abductors were said to have carried out their evil operation at about 2am on Monday. Details […]

Siasia Joins Players, Threatens to Boycott Quarter-final against Denmark

by Breaking Timeson August 13, 2016
Samson Siasia, coach of Nigeria’s Olympic football squad, Dream Team VI has lent his support to players boycotting Saturday’s football quarter-final against Denmark over unpaid allowances. “We have only been paid allowances for 11 days. There is no match bonus. What about all the months we have been training in Nigeria and Atlanta? That’s not fair” […]

WEAK BACK-LINE | Siasia Conducts Surgery on Dream Team’s Spine

by Breaking Timeson August 12, 2016
Concerned about the national U-23 team’s weak backline, Samson Siasia has revealed he will carry out an urgent surgery in the department ahead of the Rio Olympic quarter-final game against Denmark on Saturday. The Nigeria U-23 team’s 0-2 loss to Colombia in their final Group B game has been blamed on the team’s weak defence […]

FLASH | NFF to pay Siasia, Others $60,000

by Breaking Timeson August 10, 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation(NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick has disclosed he has directed that a grant of $60,000 recently received from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) be used to clear the unpaid salaries of Nigeria Olympic team coach Samson Siasia and his assistants. Before the Olympics in Rio, Siasia told the media he has not […]