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NFF …Invites Coaches For Interview

The NFF has invited a total of 59 coaches for interview as the Federation gets set to fill vacant positions of Head Coach, Assistant Coach and Goalkeeper Trainer in the U17, U20 and U23 National Teams (men), the U17 and Senior National Teams (women) and the Beach Soccer National Team. Chairman of the NFF Technical […]

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World Cup Qualifier: Pinnick Meets Gov Udom Emmanuel

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick on Tuesday met with Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State and members of the State’s cabinet as the countdown begins for next month’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying battle between Nigeria and Cameroon in Uyo. The NFF President, alongside Chairman of the NFF Technical […]

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NFF’s Scribe Sanusi Advises Young Athletes Against Social Vices

General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, has again called on aspiring young sportsmen and women to shun social vices and endeavour to combine their craft with education in order to make it to the top. Speaking when players and Coach of Lago –based Ambassadors Football Academy paid him a visit at […]

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Integrity: NFF Goes Tough On Defaulters…

Integrity: NFF Goes Tough On Defaulters, Warns Officials’ Appointment Committees The Nigeria Football Federation on Tuesday called on the Football Associations in the 36 States and the FCT to forward to it names of persons in their jurisdiction who are still defiantly wearing multiple hats in Nigerian Football. “All affiliates of the Nigeria Football Federation […]

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NFF’S Ruth David To Attend Leadership Legacy Event in Amsterdam

Head of Women’s Football Unit of the Nigeria Football Federation, Ruth David, is among a select group of upcoming women football administrators in the universe invited by FIFA to attend this weekend’s opening ceremony of the UEFA Women European Championship in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. World football ruling body, FIFA, has called up graduates of two […]

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NFF Shocked About Ikeme Diagnosis, Prays For Eagles Goalie

The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed shock and dismay at news on Thursday evening that Super Eagles’ number one goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, had been diagnosed with acute leukemia. A stunned NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, was lost for words after the sad news broke in the international media. “What? This is very, very sad. […]

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Pinnick Restates NFF Commitment to Improving Refereeing

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick has again re-affirmed total commitment of the present NFF administration to the improvement of refereeing in Nigeria. The NFF supremo, who is also Member of the CAF Executive Committee and Member of the Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions, restated his administration’s resolve to tackling one […]

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Pinnick to open FIFA MA Elite Programme in Abuja

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick will on Monday declare open this year’s FIFA Member Association (MA) Elite Programme for Nigerian referees, assessors and physical fitness trainers in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This year’s programme will run between 3rd and 8th July 2017. Last year, more than 230 Nigerian referees, […]

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AITEO Extends Partnership With NFF as Federation Cup Becomes AITEO Cup

AITEO, Nigeria’s foremost energy solution company, on Wednesday acquired the ‘Naming Right’ of the NFF Federation Cup, as an extension/addendum to the company’s sponsorship agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation. It is also part of the rights AITEO has under the original agreement. Those rights will enable the acquisition of additional commercial assets from the […]

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NFF Mourns As Kelechi ‘Caterpillar’ Emeteole Dies

The Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday expressed shock at news of the death of former Nigeria international player and one-time Head Coach of the Supersand Eagles, Kelechi Emeteole. He was 66. Emeteole, who won 17 caps for the Senior National Team (then known as Green Eagles) and scored four goals, between 1975 and 1977, died […]

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NFF Mourns As Lizzy Onyewenwa Passes On

The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed deep shock and grief following the demise of former NFF Head of Women’s Football, Mrs Lizzy Onyewenwa, who passed on Thursday, 15th June 2017. “This is a big shock to us all,” NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi said on Thursday afternoon. “The news hit us like a thunderbolt […]

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NFF Thumbs Up Aiteo As 27 Coaches Get Their Money

The Nigeria Football Federation has handed big kudos to its Official Optimum Partner, Aiteo Group, following the payment of the first batch of monies meant for the payment of salaries of Coaches of the National Teams in the N2.5billion, 5-Year partnership agreement with the foremost energy solution company. NFF 2nd Vice President/LMC chairman, Mallam Shehu […]

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