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No more dollars for Eagles, coaches

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will soon abolish the payment of players and coaches’ bonuses and allowances in dollars. This was one of the key recommendations by the NFF technical committee after its meeting in Abuja on Tuesday. Part of the far-reaching recommendations included that only head coaches will be …

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FC Ifeanyi Ubah disunites Rivers United 2-0

FC Ifeanyi Ubah gave their teeming fans something to cheer yesterday as they maintained home winning streak after beating Rivers United 2-0 in Nnewi. Wasiu Jimoh put the Anambra Warriors on victory path in the 23rd minutes after Okereke Maduabuchi narrowly missed an opportunity for an early opener. Gata Ismaila …

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U-17 screening resumes in Abuja

After observing a break in honour the fallen Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amodu Shuaibu, the Head Coach of the national U-17 team, Manu Garba yesterday resumed the teams’ screening process with over 80 players in attendance at the FIFA Goal project field of the Abuja National …

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NFF confirms Giwa FC’s expulsion from NPFL

The disciplinary committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has upheld the decision of the League Management Company (LMC) that Giwa FC have been expelled from the Nigeria premier league after they failed to honour three matches this season. The committee finds Giwa FC in breach of Rule B13.28 of …

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FG to immortalize Stephen Keshi

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick yesterday led a delegation of some eminent persons in the country’s football, including former Super Eagles coach, Austin Eguavoen to commiserate with the family of Nigeria legend Stephen Keshi, who died on Wednesday after he suffered what physicians described cardiac arrest. With Pinnick …

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Tragedy: Former Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi Is Dead

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, former Super Eagles Coach and one time defender of the Super Eagles is dead. Keshi who was 54 years old died at the wee hours of today, Wednesday, in Benin He was confirmed dead by Ben Olaiya. Olaiya speaking to newsmen, Tony Ubani on phone shouting Keshi’s …

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