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Nigeria

NEYMAR,ALLISON, COUTINHO, XHAKA STARTED INTERNATIONAL CAREER AT TESLIM BALOGUN STADIUM

In 2009, Nigeria the most populous black nation in the world hosted the FIFA U-17 World Cup, it was the 13th Edition of the FIFA U-17 World Cup held from 24th October to 15th November 2009. The tournament was under increasing threat from...

NAIJA OYINBOS

In the history of Nigerian football, we have had players that had dual nationality adorn the jersey of the Super Eagles. Some over time we have forgotten and others left the scene unceremoniously just like many other players after...

CAN AHMED MUSA BREAK THE TWO RECORDS STANDING BEFORE HIM AT THIS WORLD CUP

Nigeria has scored 16 goals in all their world cup appearances since their first qualification in 1994 . Noteworthy is that 12 different players have scored all the goals. 8 players scored one goal each and 4 scored 2 goals each. of...

DANIEL THE BULL AMOKACHI, THE FIRST MAN TO SCORE A UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GOAL

Daniel "the bull" Amokachi is one of the best footballers that Nigeria and Africa has exported to the world of football. The "Bull" as he is fondly called rose from Ranchers Bees, to Club Brugge, he exploded at Everton and...

THE OLDEST AND THE YOUNGEST PLAYER AT CHAN2018 ARE FROM NIGERIA

When CHAN2018 commence in Morocco on Saturday, Nigeria's Super Eagles  popularly called CHAN Eagles will have the singular honour of presenting the oldest and the youngest player in the tournament. THE OLDEST - RABIU ALI -  (Kano Pillars) One of the...

THE ‘POWERLESS’ FIFA AND THE POLITRICKS OF NFF

Thus...... “FIFA received confirmations that the legitimate leadership of the NFF under President Amaju Melvin Pinnick and General Secretary Mohammed Sanusi has been given back effective control of the NFF and its offices. FIFA REALLY? The letter was written by the Federal...

LIONEL MESSI AND CRISTIANO RONALDO RESENT PRESIDENT BUHARI

Every footballer's dream is that: 'one day i will lift the FIFA World cup trophy' and when they do, it is to them the ultimate dream come true regardless of their club, individual or any other achievement on the...

D’TIGRESS AVENGE NIGERIA SUPER EAGLES DEFEAT TO ARGENTINA

Nigeria on Tuesday qualified for the Qualification match and will play Greece for the quarter-final ticket at the ongoing 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup in Spain after defeating Argentina 75-70. D’Tigress started on a poor footing but came on strong...

FROM HERO TO VILLAIN – NIGERIA REFEREE OGABOR BANNED ONE YEAR FOR ATTEMPTED MATCH...

OGABOR THE HERO  The leadership of Nigeria Football Federation, led by the President, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick lauded the performance of Referee Joseph Ogabor in a Nigeria Professional Football League (2016/17) Matchday 27 clash between Lobi Stars of Makurdi and Rangers...

THE DAY ICELAND DESTROYED NIGERIA BY 3-0

The Green Eagles of Nigeria (Now Super Eagles) under the tutelage of Coach Gottlieb Goller, were completely dismantled by their 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP Group foes Iceland 3 goals to nil on Saturday 22nd August 1981 in Reykjavik.The scorer...

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