Nigeria Women Football League

NWPL undergoing rebranding, transformation to attract sponsors

Ayo Abdulrahman, Secretary of Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL), on Monday said the league’s current board has been in the process of rebranding and transforming its premier league to attract sponsors. Abdulrahman told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in...
Akwa United-Players

AITEO Cup: Lagos fans join Akwa United supporters in joyful celebration

Jubilant supporters of Akwa United FC on Sunday in Lagos took to the streets of Agege and its environs to celebrate their team’s victory over Niger Tornadoes in the AITEO finals. The supporters had immediately after the match, took over...
Salisu-Yusuf

Russia 2018 : Nigeria to use reserve players against Algeria- Coach

Salisu Yusuf, Assistant Coach of Super Eagles of Nigeria on Monday said that he would use more  reserve players for the 2018 world cup qualifier against Algeria on Nov.11. Yusuf made the disclosure while speaking on the team’s preparation for...

Nigeria move three places up in latest FIFA Ranking

Nigeria moved up to the 41st position in the World and retained the fifth in Africa in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola world rankings. The rankings released by the World Football governing body showed that Nigeria moved up three places from...
Ikechukwu Ezenwa

To play at FIFA World Cup is my biggest ambition- Ezenwa

Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa on Tuesday said Nigeria’s qualification for Russia 2018 was a fulfilment of what has always been the biggest ambition of his football career. Ezenwa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), while speaking on his...
Nigeria Professional Football League

Hooliganism must be curbed in NPFL- Fuludu

Edema Fuludu, a former Head Coach of Warri Wolves FC, on Tuesday urged the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to curb the regular occurrence of hooliganism during league matches. He said that NPFL must also address the issue of unpaid...
Confederation of African Football

CAF holds Emergency Committee in Lagos

The Emergency Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) which is about the most powerful panel in African football, will hold a meeting in Lagos on Saturday, Oct. 14 The Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) Director of Media, Ademola Olajire,...
Gernot Rohr-2

Super Eagles coaching job delights me– Rohr

A Franco-German tactician, Gernot Rohr, has expressed pleasure working with the Super Eagles, following the three-time African champions qualification for Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria became the first African...
William Troost-Ekong

Key Talking Points From Nigeria vs. Zambia Game

Alex Iwobi's strike ensured Nigeria beat Zambia 1-0 on Saturday to become the first African nation to qualify for the World Cup. It was a triumphant occasion in Uyo, but also a frustrating one, as the Super Eagles lacked the...
Super-Eagles-players

Nigeria begin 2018 World Cup preparations with Grade A friendlies

Fresh off qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Nigeria will begin preparations for the tournament next month. A top NFF official informed KweséESPN exclusively that the team would sandwich their dead rubber qualifier against Algeria between two friendlies. The NFF official...