Tag: nff

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tosin adesinaSeptember 23, 2018

Someone needs to call Sports minister Solomon Dalung to order immediately

The fragile peace being enjoyed in the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) is currently under threat and that threat is being ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 20, 2018

The Late 5: Embattled Ambode meets with Buhari behind closed doors, Dogara formally returns to PDP, says APC is full of ‘ravenous people’ | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with embattled Governor of ...

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Chinedu OkaforSeptember 20, 2018

Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF president

Reigning president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick on Thursday was re-elected as chairman for a second term ...

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Adetayo AdesolaSeptember 5, 2018

NFF bans Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf for 1 year from football

Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf has been handed a one-year ban by the Ethics committee of the Nigeria Football Federation ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 15, 2018

FIFA suspension: A tale of how the NFF has consistently jeopardised the nation’s favourite sport

Unless something drastic is done by the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN,) Nigeria will receive a FIFA ban by ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 31, 2018

One action is all it takes to turn Nigerian football around

Over the past week, I have been pondering a lot on what to put up as an article, and a ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 24, 2018

Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf caught taking $1000 bribe on camera

Chief Coach of the Nigerian National Football team, Salisu Yusuf was filmed receiving $1000 in September 2017 from an undercover ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 2, 2018

Drama in Nigerian football as Giwa takes over NFF

Were we naive to expect calmer times in Nigerian football and especially the NFF after our early World Cup exit? ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJune 27, 2018

Aftermath of #WorldCup exit, deflecting blame and the way forward for Nigerian football

After Nigeria crashed out in a crushing and heartbreaking manner against familiar foe Argentina on Tuesday, many Nigerians have fallen ...

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SponsorMarch 20, 2018

TomTom has joined the Super Eagles on their journey to Russia 2018

Support for the Super Eagles was further boosted by the announcement of TomTom as the official candy of the Super ...

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Alexander OnukwueFebruary 11, 2018

Super Eagles World Cup jersey; Nigeria is designed to kill you | See the top ten viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJanuary 31, 2018

The Big 5: NFF unveils new Super Falcons coach, Trump urges lawmakers to work towards bipartisan compromises and other stories

These are the stories from Nigeria you should be monitoring today. The Oyo State Government has said its reason for ...

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AzeezDecember 13, 2017

NFF sets up panel to investigate error but it’s a hoax

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has set up a four-man committee to probe the error which led to FIFA sanctioning ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2017

How the error occurred | NFF President, Pinnick reacts to FIFA sanction

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has apologised for the error that led to the sanction by ...

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AzeezDecember 12, 2017

The Late 5: FIFA’s sanction on NFF, Amaechi’s question to Jonathan, and other top stories

These are the top five stories that drove conversation today. Just as we were starting to praise him for his ...

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AzeezDecember 12, 2017

We accept FIFA’s decision | NFF reacts to sanction

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reacted to the sanction against it by football governing body, FIFA. What happened: FIFA ...

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AzeezDecember 12, 2017

2018 World Cup: FIFA sanctions Nigeria, awards 3-0 victory to Algeria

World football governing body, FIFA has sanctioned the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for fielding an ineligible player in the match between Algeria ...

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AzeezNovember 28, 2017

He has done very well | NFF gives Rohr new two-year contract

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has said Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has been given a new ...

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AzeezOctober 19, 2017

Nigeria can win the World Cup in Russia – Pinnick

President of Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has said Nigerians can win the FIFA World Cup in Russia in 2018. ...

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AzeezOctober 9, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Fans were injured but nobody died during Nigeria-Zambia clash – NFF | How Evans plotted to escape | More stories

From the papers this morning – a tracklist. Why Buhari must suspend Kachikwu, Baru immediately – Senate panel chairman – ...

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AzeezOctober 9, 2017

Fans were injured but nobody died during Nigeria-Zambia clash – NFF

The Nigerian Football Federation has denied reports that five people died at the Uyo International Stadium during the 2018 FIFA World ...

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AzeezSeptember 5, 2017

NFF opts to pay Super Eagles full match bonus

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said it would pay full match bonus to Super Eagles players and officials after ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMay 30, 2017

Senate passes NFF bill, legalises football body

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday passed the Nigerian Football Federation Bill seeking to legalise the country’s football governing body. This ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 26, 2017

Aiteo group signs N2.5bn deal with NFF, to pay coaches salaries for 5 years

by Dolapo Adelana Aiteo Group, an indigenous oil company has reached an agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to pay ...

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AzeezApril 17, 2017

I still need Enyeama in the Super Eagles – Rohr

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has said the door us still open for OSC Lille goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama to return ...

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AzeezApril 6, 2017

Ahmed Musa did not assault his wife – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said reports that Super Eagles and Leicester city player, Ahmed Musa was arrested for ...

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AzeezApril 1, 2017

NFF owing Super Eagles coach three months salary

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has not paid Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr for three months, The ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 30, 2017

“Wonderboy Hamilton was a perfect gentleman…” | NFF mourns ex-Eagles coach

by Dolapo Adelana The Nigeria Football Federation on Thursday paid glowing tributes to former Nigeria player and coach, Paul Hamilton, ...

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AzeezMarch 25, 2017

We were not in charge of Super Eagles friendly match streaming – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation has dissociated itself from the failure of a plan to have Thursday’s international friendly between the ...

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Op-ed EditorMarch 24, 2017

Opinion: Super Eagles – When Nigerian fans do not matter

by Aderonke Ogunleye-Bello It was a gut-wrenching Thursday night for devoted football fans in Nigeria – the match between Senegal ...

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