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Stephen Keshi’s funeral rites begin today

Late Stephen Keshi

The final journey home for late Super Eagles chief coach and renowned football tactician, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, will begin today, in Benin City, Edo State, with series of activities lined up to herald his interment in Illah, Oshimili North local government area of Delta State, tomorrow. The former international and Africa Cup of Nations winning […]

NFF vows to immortalize Amodu, Keshi


The Nigeria Football Federation has assured that it is working on immortalizing coaching legends Shaibu Amodu and Stephen Keshi, who both passed on last month. NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi reiterated this while receiving in his office on Thursday, the newly –appointed National Technical Director, Mr. Bitrus Bewarang. Amodu, the only person to have […]

Abiso urges NFF to confirm Yusuf as Super Eagles’ Head Coach

Salisu Yusuf

Bashir Abiso, former Chairman of El-Kanemi Warriors Football Club of Maiduguri, has advised the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to consider confirming Salisu Yusuf as the substantive Super Eagles’ Head Coach. Abiso on Monday in Abuja said that Yusuf has the credentials to pilot the affairs of the team. “This is in view of his antecedents […]

Stephen Keshi’s family wants him buried in Delta

Late Stephen Keshi

The Keshi family of Ogbe Onyeogu Quarters, Ukpologwu Illah, Oshimili Local Council of Delta State, has written to their in-laws, the Aburime Family of Ewu, Edo State, demanding that the remains of Super Eagles former Coach, Stephen Keshi, who passed on on June 7, 2016, be buried in his paternal family home. According to reports, […]

Jennifer Keshi arrives Nigeria ahead of father’s burial

•Stephen Keshi: Says his enemies are at work

Jennifer Keshi, the first daughter of late former coach of Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi, has arrived Nigeria from the U.S. to coordinate the burial plans with family members. This is contained in a statement signed by Ben Alaiya, former media officer to the Super Eagles. The statement said the Federal Government through the Sports Ministry […]

Reps urge NFF to pay Shuaibu, Keshi entitlements


The House of Representatives on Tuesday urged the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) to immediately pay entitlements due to late former Super Eagles’ coaches, Stephen Keshi and Amodu Shuaibu. The house mandated its Committee on Sports to liaise with the NFF to ensure that the payments were made without delay. This was sequel to a motion […]

Coach Amuneke dedicates Flying Eagles win to Keshi, Shuaibu

Emmanuel Amuneke, will assist Samson Siasia

Emmanuel Amuneke, Coach of the National U-20 team has dedicated the team`s victory over Burundi, to Stephen Keshi and Amodu Shuaibu, former Super Eagles coaches who passed on recently. Amuneke disclosed this to sportswriters on Saturday after the team, also known as the Flying Eagles, beat the Burundi U-20 team, 2-1 at the U.J Esuene […]

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