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AFCON 2017: Siasia Open to Nigerian Internationals Playing in Double-Header

Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia has revealed that he won't close the door on any players that merit being invited for the crucial 2017 African Cup of Nations double-header against the Pharaohs of Egypt...

I’ll Join Wolfsburg – Osimhen

Former Golden Eaglets striker, Victor Osimhen has confirmed that Wolfsburg will be his next destination to improve his football development. The Nigerian international scored ten goals and emerged top scorer at the 2015 FIFA U-17...

Super Eagles Maintain 57th Position in FIFA Rankings

The Super Eagles hold the same place in latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday for the month of May as the team maintained their 57th position in the world and 14th in Africa. With no A-international...

CHAN 2016: Nigeria is Out After Dispensable Loss Against Guinea

Riding high on the laurels of being top of Group C, after trashing the Niger Menas, the Super Eagles were optimistic about facing Guinea today, January 26, despite the 1 - 1 draw with...

Salisu Yusuf May Lead Super Eagles in 2018 World Cup Qualifiers

After two impressive results which saw the team beat Mali 1-0 and Luxembourg 3-1 in two international friendlies, Nigerianreporter.com got the scoop from a reliable source in the Nigeria Football Federation that the football house have...
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Golden Boy Kelechi Nwakali Becomes a Young Gunner; Signs to Arsenal F.C.

Many young African footballers always dream of playing in Europe's biggest clubs, not just to only enrich their personal account or live a flamboyant lifestyle but also to promote the true image of their...

NFF Presents N5.9B Budget, National Assembly Approves N1.2B

Out of the N5.9 billion 2016 budget presented by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to the National Assembly, only N1.2 billion was approved. The reason for the approval of N1.2 billion was due to bad...

Senegalese Woman Becomes New FIFA Secretary-General

Senegal’s Fatma Samoura has been appointed as FIFA’s Secretary-General, becoming the first female in that post and the first African in such a position. She succeeds former secretary-general Jerome Valcke, who was recently banned from...

Oliseh’s Resignation Letter

Dear General Secretary of the NFF, Object: Letter of Resignation Due to incessant Violations of our signed agreement (Contract) I am hereby informing you of my decision to terminate our working collaboration signed in July 2015. The...

Nigerian Premier League: Heartland FC and Enugu Rangers in Oriental Derby

Heartland F.C.'s season may be going through some ups and downs, however, the team has the chance to change their destiny as they welcome arch rivals, Enugu Rangers International F.C. at the Dan Anyiam...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...