Obuh disagrees with NFF over changes

Obuh disagrees with NFF over changes

FLYING EAGLES coach John Obuh has expressed a contrary view about making a holistic change in the team ahead the FIFA U20 World Cup in Turkey, futaa.com can report. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) asked Obuh to make as many changes following their below-par performance at the African Youth Championship concluded in Algeria, where the […]

Sack Looms In Eagles

Sack Looms In Eagles

There are strong indications that the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, is planning to trim down the number of back staff attached to the Super Eagles. The Eagles, who are African champions, have 17 support staff including officials, and the federation is now pencilling down names for the downsizing exercise. An official in the federation informed […]

World Cup: NFF Plots Strategy To Beat Kenya

African champions, Nigeria are putting in place a strategy to beat the high altitude of Nairobi ahead of their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying against Kenya in June. According to the General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Barrister Musa Amadu, a 24-hour plan is being explored rather than a two-week option. Amadu believes […]

Maigari Wades Into Keshi, Yobo Row

Maigari Wades Into Keshi, Yobo Row

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Aminu Maigari Thursday morning ordered the Chairman of NFF Technical and Development Committee, Barrister Chris Green and his Committee members to, as a matter of urgency, intervene in the on-going war of words between Super Eagles’ Head Coach Stephen Keshi and Captain Joseph Yobo. An unhealthy exchange of […]

NFF Holds Exams For FIFA Agents Thursday

NFF Holds Exams For FIFA Agents Thursday

Nigeria Football Federation, NFF will on Thursday in Abuja hold the first examination of the year for prospective FIFA Players’ Agents. P.M.NEWS Sports gathered that the examination holds at the FIFA Goal Project, Package B, National Stadium Complex, Abuja. Head of Legal Unit of the NFF, Barrister Okey Obi said that accreditation of the applicants  […]

AFCON SCANDAL NFF SHORT- CHANGES EAGLES ASSISTANT COACHES

AFCON SCANDAL NFF  SHORT- CHANGES  EAGLES  ASSISTANT  COACHES

•$116,000 deducted from bonuses  SUPER EAGLES Assistant Coaches, Sylvanus Okpalla and Valerie Hounandinou, both members of the technical crew whose Nations Cup efforts were crowned with glory, have been short-changed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). SportingLife gathered from an impeccable source on Monday that 58,000USD which translates into N9.197m was deducted from each of […]

Kenyan team chose a poor primary school pitch to train

Kenyan team chose a poor primary school pitch to train

Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, says Kenya team to Nigeria for the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Super Eagles were responsible for their own travel troubles in Lagos, and chose a poor primary school pitch to train despite being offered a much better pitch at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. On Wednesday, pictures emerged […]

Injured Emenike Slams NFF, Keshi

Injured Emenike Slams NFF, Keshi

Africa Cup of Nations star, Emmanuel Emenike has lashed out at Nigeria Football Federation, NFF and Chief Coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi for using and dumping him after his long-term hamstring injury. Emenike top scored for champions Nigeria at the Nations Cup in South Africa, but suffered a hamstring injury against Mali which […]

Falana Storms NFF Over Sunday Mba

Falana Storms NFF Over Sunday Mba

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, yesterday accompanied the management of Rangers of Enugu to the secretariat of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, over the ownership of Super Eagles player Sunday Mba. Warri Wolves and Rangers are claiming ownership of Mba, who displayed an outstanding performance at the recently concluded Africa Cup of Nations in South […]

Stop stabbing NFF in the back, Anyansi tells Keshi

Stop stabbing NFF in the back, Anyansi tells Keshi

Vice-Chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation Technical Committee, Chief Felix Anyansi-Agwu, has hit out at the Head Coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi, over the ‘disdainful and dishonest’ statements credited to him in recent times. Anyansi, who is also the chairman of two-time African champions, Enyimba Football Club of Aba was leader of delegation […]