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Victor Moses reveals best game during World Cup qualifying

Nigeria international Victor Moses has singled out the 4-0 bashing of African champions Cameroon in Uyo on the first day of September last year as his most fulfilling match in the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying series.

Super Eagles’ Ogenyi Onazi hails NFF over players’ welfare, logistics, bonus payment

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has praised the present Nigeria Football Federation administration headed by Amaju Melvin Pinnick for how they have handled the general care and welfare for the various national teams.

TomTom named official candy of Super Eagles

For at least the next three years, popular candy TomTom will play the role of ‘Official Candy of the Super Eagles,’ following a contract agreement publicly presented by chieftains of the Nigeria Football Federation and Cadbury Nigeria PLC in Lagos on Friday.

FIFA World Cup trophy arrives Nigeria Wednesday

The original FIFA World Cup, which will be handed over to the captain of the victorious team inside the 80,000 –capacity Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on 15th July 2018, as prize for conquering the world at the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia, will arrive in Nigeria on Wednesday.

World Cup: Belief, mental strength will make Super Eagles soar – Amaju Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, is confident that mental strength, self –belief and youthfulness will serve the Super Eagles well at the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia next year summer.

Ayiri Emami’s emergence as Ologbotsere should not divide Itsekiri nation – Olu of Warri

The Olu of Warri, His Majesty, Ogiame Ikenwoli, has said the emergence of Chief Ayirimi Emami as the Ologbotsere of Warri, should unite and not divide the Itsekiri nation under his reign.

NFF chief Amaju Pinnick congratulates Shehu Dikko on FIFA appointment

President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, on Friday congratulated NFF 2nd Vice President/LMC Chairman Shehu Dikko, after he was appointed a Member of the FIFA Football Stakeholders Committee.

FIFA chief Infantino congratulates Plateau United

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has felicitated with the players, technical crew, management, backroom staff and supporters of Plateau United FC of Jos over the club’s emergence on Saturday as new champions of the Nigeria Professional Football League.

Moses, Musa didn’t snub Pinnick – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation has denied a video being circulated by some persons who claim the said slide showed a couple of players of the Super Eagles refusing to shake hands with the NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, as the Nigerian delegation arrived Yaounde, Cameroon, on Sunday for a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Cameroon.

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