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Bosso Releases Squad List For WAFU U-20 Cup Of Nations
Bosso Releases Squad List For WAFU U-20 ...

Bosso Releases Squad List For WAFU U-20 Cup Of Nations

Head Coach Isa Ladan Bosso has picked his 20 -man squad that will contest for the WAFU B Cup of Nations title at the tournament taking place in Porto Novo, Benin Republic next month. The competition, which holds 5th – 20th December, will also serve as the qualifying tournament for the 2021 U20... read more »

Ahmed Musa Denies Sheffield Wednesday Links
Ahmed Musa Denies Sheffield Wednesday Li...

Ahmed Musa Denies Sheffield Wednesday Links

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has debunked reports linking him with a move to Sky Bet Championship club Sheffield Wednesday. Musa is currently a free agent after terminating his contract with Saudi Arabia Professional League club Al Nassr. The winger insists he wants a return to top-flight... read more »

Edouard Mendy Inspires Chelsea to Champions League Knockout State Qualification
Edouard Mendy Inspires Chelsea to Champi...

Edouard Mendy Inspires Chelsea to Champions League Knockout Stage Qualifica...

Senegalese goalie, Edouard Mendy was in sparkling form on Tuesday as Chelsea booked a spot in the knockout stage of the Champions League after beating Rennes 2-1 in France. Mendy in a post-match interview said he is hoping to continue his impressive form for the west London side. The shot-stopper... read more »

Super Eagles Need Continuity – Okocha Backs Under-fire Rohr
Super Eagles Need Continuity – Okocha Ba...

Super Eagles Need Continuity – Okocha Backs Under-fire Rohr

Former Super Eagles midfield maestro, Austin Okocha said that Gernot Rohr is the right coach to lead the national team to more silverware as he lauded the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), for renewing his contract. The German tactician has come under pressure from various quarters, including... read more »

CAF President Ahmad To Appeal FIFA’s Ban
CAF President Ahmad To Appeal FIFA’s Ban...

CAF President Ahmad To Appeal FIFA’s Ban

CAF president Ahmad Ahmad is set to appeal his five-year ban from all football-related activities by FIFA over alleged corruption at CAS. FIFA’s Ethics Committee announced Ahmad’ s ban citing violation of their code of ethics represented in the unlawful acceptance of gifts and... read more »

FIFA Bans CAF President Ahmad Ahmad For Five Years

FIFA Bans CAF President Ahmad Ahmad For Five Years

World football governing body, FIFA has placed a 5-year ban on Confederation of African Football (CAF) president, Ahmad Ahmad for contravening various codes of ethics. FIFA made the... read more »

We Won't Sack Rohr - Pinnick

We Won’t Sack Rohr – Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pelvin Pinnick has reiterated his support for Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr despite recent calls for the German’s sack. Rohr... read more »

Osimhen Renders Verdict on Gattuso’s Expertise

Osimhen Renders Verdict on Gattuso’s Expertise

Nigerian forward, Victor Osimhen has lauded his club coach, Genaro Gattuso while giving an insight into his experiences playing under the former midfield maestro at Napoli. The Super Eagles... read more »

Super Eagles Captain, Ahmed Musa Linked with West Ham, Newcastle

Super Eagles Captain, Ahmed Musa Linked with West Ham, Newcastle

Reports making the rounds have it that Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa’s representatives are talking with a host of clubs in Europe, including some in the Premier League. Musa is hoping... read more »

Super Eagles Play Out A Goalless Draw In Sierra Leone

Super Eagles Play Out A Goalless Draw with Sierra Leone

The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday were unable to score as Sierra Leone held them to a goalless draw as both team jostle for a place in the Africa Cup of Nations competition in 2022. Four days... read more »