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Super Eagles maintain 51st position in latest FIFA rankings

Nigeria's male senior national team, Super Eagles  have retained their 51st position in the January world rankings released by FIFA on Thursday. The  Super Eagles began 2018 by retaining the position they dropped to in December after dropping for two...

Pamodzi unveils three new sponsors for Nigerian Football

Sports marketing company, Pamodzi Sports Marketing Limited, has concluded arrangements to unveil three new sponsors for the Nigeria Football Federation within the next one week. Kingsley Ozumba, who is Client Accounts Manager of the outfit, said in Lagos on Monday...

Adesola hails NFF’s 2018 FIFA World Cup plan

The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Olusade Adesola on Wednesday poured encomiums on the leadership of Nigeria Football Federation for its well –tailored, comprehensive and articulate 2018 FIFA World Cup plan for the Super Eagles. Adesola, who...

Russia 2018 World Cup: NFF reveals program for Super Eagles

To several applauses and commendation for good planning and focus, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in Lagos made public its 2018 FIFA World Cup program for the Super Eagles, revealing venues and dates for six pre-World Cup friendly matches,...

NFF, Coca-Cola seal $4m partnership deal for National Teams

Ahead of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited on Wednesday in Lagos signed a partnership agreement that made the beverage company the ‘Official Soft Drink and Co-Sponsor of Nigeria National...
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2017/2018 NPFL season gets underway

The wait is finally over as action returns to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) this weekend with 10 matches on Match Day 1 of the 2017/2018 season. The competition will get underway with Katsina United taking on Kano Pillars...
2018 Commonwealth Games

Nigerian Athletes intensify training ahead of 2018 Commonwealth Games

Athletes preparing for the Commonwealth Games billed for April 2018 have intensified preparations in various camps across the nation. The Ministry of Youth and Sports began its first phase of camping on December 17, 2018 in Lagos, Port Harcourt and...
Deji Tinubu-Agege Stadium

Lagos Govt. assures that Agege Stadium will be ready for Champions League

The Special Adviser on Sports to the Lagos State Governor, Deji Tinubu, has promised that the Agege Stadium will meet the Confederation of Africa Football’s deadline for MFM’s Champions League games. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had ordered immediate renovation of the...

Echiejile: Eagles can cope with any group opponents

Super Eagles defender, Elderson Echiejile has said that the team will be ready to face whichever group opponents, the FIFA World Cup Draw scheduled for December 1 will throw up. The Super Eagles qualified for the World Cup with a...
sports

Stakeholder canvasses investment in other sports

Chief Dili Onyedinma, Acting Director of Sports, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Friday called on sports-loving Nigerians to invest in the promotion of baseball, cricket and squash for job and wealth creation. Onyedinma made the call in an interview with...