• Kano Pillars whip Abia Warriors 5-0

    Players of Kano Pillars celebrating after scoring a goalHosts Kano Pillars Football Club on Sunday beat visiting Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia 5-0 in the ongoing 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football...

  • Ikorodu Utd FC players escape death

    •Amaju Pinnick, NFF bossLagos-based Ikorodu United FC players and officials were on Friday involved in an auto accident while travelling to Makurdi for their Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL) Match...

  • Ramadan Football Competition kicks off in Kuje

    ‘Ramadan Football Competition’, organised by the Local Football Coaches Association (LFCA) in Kuje, FCT, aimed at entertaining residents during the fasting period and talent discovery, kicked-off on Monday. 10 teams...

  • NPFL: 3SC beat defending champions Enyimba

    •Olabisi Samuel of 3SC in action during a recent league matchShooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) on Sunday in Ibadan defeated reigning Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions Enyimba International FC...

  • Buhari mourns Shuaibu, late Super Eagles coach

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday expressed sadness and shock over the death of the former coach of the Super Eagles, Amodu Shuaibu. The president, in a twitter message, lamented that...

  • Shuaibu Amodu laid to rest amidst tears

    Remains of the Late Shuaibu Amodu being laid to rest in Okpella Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo StateJethro Ibileke/Okpella The remains of the late former Super Eagles Chief...

  • Odegbami, Onigbinde, NFSC, others mourn Amodu

    Segun OdegbamiNigerians have again been thrown into mourning with the death early on Saturday of a four-time former Super Eagles Coach, Shuaibu Amodu. Reacting to Amodu’s demise, ex-international, Segun Odegbami,...

  • How Shuaibu Amodu died – Afegbua

    The Late Shuaibu AmoduJethro Ibileke/Benin Edo State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Prince Kassim Afegbua, has disclosed how the former Super Eagles Coach, Shuaibu Amodu died in Benin. Afegbua said...

  • Governor Oshiomhole mourns Stephen Keshi

    Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo StateGovernor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has described the death of Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, former Captain and Coach of the Super Eagles as a great...

  • Football supporters club wants stadium named after Keshi

    Dr Rafiu Oladipo, President-General, Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), has suggested the naming of a stadium in the country after the late Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi. Keshi, a former...

  • Kano Pillars manage slim win over Plateau United

    Kano Pillars Football Club on Sunday beat visiting Plateau United FC 1-0 in a Week 19 match of the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). In the match played at...

  • NFF Crisis: Giwa’s group invade Glass House, Abuja

    Crisis rocking Nigerian football reached its climax on Friday as members of the Chris Giwa faction attempted a forceful take over of the secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF,...

  • Wike compensates Joseph Yobo with senior special assistant on sports devt

    Joseph YoboGovernor Nyesome Wike of Rivers State has finally compensated former Super Eagles Captain, Joseph Yobo, with a political appointment as Senior Special Assistant on Sports Development. Yobo, it would...

  • Ex-players attack Warri Wolves GM over unpaid allowances

    Three former players of Warri Wolves Football Club on Sunday in Umuahia confronted the club’s General Manager, Moses Etu, to demand for the payment of outstanding sign-on fees and match...

  • NFF sensitizes clubs, media to FIFA’s new rules on football

    Amaju Pinnick, NFF PresidentThe Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), said on Monday that it will soon begin to sensitise clubs and other stakeholders to football rules as reviewed by FIFA. Linus...

  • Police arrest, release Giwa after inauguration of factional FA chairmen

    Chris Giwa’s faction banned by NFFMen of the FCT Police Command on Friday in Abuja arrested and released Chris Giwa after the inauguration of factional State Football Association (FA) Chairmen....

  • NFF crisis has shot up my blood pressure-Minister

    Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and SportsMinister of Youth and Sports Development Solomon Dalung, has lamented the leadership crisis rocking the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF. Dalung told members of the...

  • Don’t lose focus, NFF tells referees

    Amaju Pinnick, NFF PresidentThe Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has urged match officials in the country not to be distracted by the current leadership crisis in the football house, describing it...

  • Plateau United sacks coach Baraje, appoints Wickadason

    The management of Plateau United FC of Jos on Monday sacked the club’s technical adviser, Zakary Baraje, and appointed a former player of the club, Victor Wickadason, to replace him....

  • Umuahia township stadium in bad shape

    Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, Abia State GovernorA cross-section of football fans in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, have expressed concern about the deplorable condition of the football pitch at the Umuahia...