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Football Devt: NFF Applauds Okowa

| May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ifeanyi Okowa The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa deserves commendation for his tremendous support for the development of football in the country. In a letter of appreciation signed by the President of NFF, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, the federation stated that Delta State government led by Governor Okowa has […]

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NFF Mourns As Nigeria Loses Two Football Icons Within A Week

| May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

George Omokaro The Nigeria Football Federation have announced the death of two former Nigeria internationals George Omokaro and Wilson Oboh. NFF described the loses as big shock. Omokaro, a member of the respected Bendel Insurance FC squad of the 1970s and early 1980s (which among other accomplishments walloped 1977 Africa Cup Winners’ Cup champions, Rangers […]

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AFCON 2019: Okocha, Kanu, Babangida Appointed Spies For Eagles

| May 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in its desire to ensure Super Eagles’ successful campaign during the forthcoming 32nd Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) taking place in Egypt, has appointed former Super Eagles’ captains Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha and Nwankwo Kanu, as well as former star winger, Tijani Babangida as spies and motivational figures for the […]

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Super Eagles boss Rohr recalls Mikel Obi and Iheanacho in 25-man provisional squad for AFCON 2019

| May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Mikel has not been with the Super Eagles since the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, staying away from the national team first because of injuries and then later because of what he termed ‘lack of motivation’.  But after regaining fitness and having a fine half-season run with Middlesbrough in the English Championship, the 32-year-old […]

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AFCON 2019: Okocha, Kanu, Babangida get new NFF appointments

| May 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

AFCON 2019: Okocha, Kanu, Babangida get new NFF appointments Three former Super Eagles players, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu, and Tijani Babangida have received new appointments from the Nigeria Football Federation. The NFF in a press statement on Tuesday said the trio have been appointed as scouts and motivational figures for Nigeria’s campaign at […]

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