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Eberechi Eze shone on his Crystal Palace debut as the Eagles cruised to a 3-0 win over Charlton in a pre-season clash with their south London rivals.

Amaju Pinnick: NFF won’t beg Eberechi Eze to play for Nigeria

NFF President Amaju Pinnick said he is in contact with the Eberechi Eze over the possibility of switching allegiance to Nigeria.
Abdu Maikaba

Plateau United coach seeks financial support to achieve Champions League Semi final target

Plateau United coach Abdu Maikaba has stated that they need the required support to meet the target of semi-finals of the 2020/2021 CAF Champions League.
Former EFA vice-president Ahmed Shobier has revealed the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt has been misplaced by Egypt Football Federation.

CAF shock over missing AFCON trophy

Confederation of African Football (CAF) has expressed shock after reports that the AFCON trophy is missing from the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) headquarters in Cairo, Egypt.
Former Super Eagles coach Christian Chukwu has hailed the appointment of erstwhile National team skipper Joseph Yobo after been named assistant Super Eagles coach to replace Imama Amapakabo.

FIFA, CAF, NFF celebrate former Super Eagles skipper at 40

World football governing body FIFA, Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the Nigeria Football Federation have sent birthday greetings to former Super Eagles skipper Joseph Yobo who turned 40 on Sunday.
FIFA

FIFA warns Iran over government interference

FIFA has issued another warning to the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) over interference in its affairs, amid concern regarding the involvement of the country’s judicial authorities in a dispute between the governing body and a former coach.
Enyimba arrived in Aba on Tuesday evening after their ouster from the 2019 CAF Champions League following a 1-0 defeat by Al Hilal of Sudan in Omdurman on Sunday with centre-back Ifeanyi Anaemena admitting they actually lost the Second Preliminary Round ties in Aba.

Ifeanyi Anaemena pens goodbye message to Enyimba fans

Former captain Ifeanyi Anaemena has expressed his gratitude to the supporters and management of Enyimba international for how he was treated at the club and wish them all the best in the future.
Gbenga Ogunbote

Gbenga Ogunbote: I have no agreements with Sunshine Stars yet

Lobi Stars coach Gbenga Ogunbote has stated that he is in discussions about a possible return to Sunshine Stars but insists no agreements have been met yet despite media reports to the contrary.

Plateau United boss calls for early preparation ahead of CAF games

Plateau United boss Abdul Maikaba has called on the relevant authorities to lift the ban on football for them to resume early preparations for the Caf champions league.
Goalkeeper Adamu Abubakar has joined Plateau United from Wikki Tourists ahead of the 2020-2021 Nigeria professional football league season.

Adamu Abubakar joins Plateau United from Wikki Tourists

Goalkeeper Adamu Abubakar has joined Plateau United from Wikki Tourists ahead of the 2020-2021 Nigeria professional football league season.
Former Enyimba forward Sunday Adetunji has joined another Nigeria professional football league side Plateau United.

Former Enyimba forward Sunday Adetunji joins Plateau United

Former Enyimba forward Sunday Adetunji has joined another Nigeria professional football league side Plateau United.
Kano Pillars edge gritty MFM 1-0 at the Sani Abacha Stadium, while Chukwuemeka Obioma inspires Heartland to 5-0 thrashing of Adamawa United Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 20 fixture played at the Okigwe stadium.

Kano Pillars to play CAF home games in Kaduna

Kano Pillars will player their CAF Confederation Cup home games at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna state.
Coach Gbenga Ogunbote has confirmed discussion is ongoing with Sunshine stars and a possible return to the club he twice led to the semi-final of CAF inter-club competitions in 2011 and 2012 respectively which will bring an end to his stint at Lobi stars

Gbenga Ogunbote confirms Lobi Stars exit

Coach Gbenga Ogunbote has confirmed discussion is ongoing with Sunshine stars and a possible return to the club he twice led to the semi-final of CAF inter-club competitions in 2011 and 2012 respectively which will bring an end to his stint at Lobi stars.
Respite has come the way of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), as they are in the coming days to receive $500,000 (about 200 million Naira) from FIFA as a palliative for the Coronavirus Pandemic.

FIFA intervenes in Ivorian election squabble

FIFA has ordered the cancellation of a general assembly of the Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) which had been called to vote on replacing the commission handling a presidential election, AFP learned on Sunday.
Ten-man Plateau United defeated former league champions, Enyimba FC of Aba 4-0 in MatchDay 12 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) fixture at the Jos New Stadium on Sunday.

Plateau United targets CAF Champions League semi-finals

The management of Plateau United Football Club of Jos has set its sight on reaching the Semi-final of the 2019-2020 CAF Champions League.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Super Eagles coach worries over cancellation of September friendlies

Super Eagles’ coach Gernot Rohr has admitted that COVID-19 pandemic has greatly affected his training programme towards building a very strong senior national team (Super Eagles) capable of winning AFCON 2022 and getting to semi-final in 2022 FIFA World Cup billed for Qatar’.

Austin Eguavoen urges Genort Rohr to start planning for Afcon qualifiers immediately

Former Super Eagles captain Austin Eguavoen has advised Coach Genort Rohr to commence planning immediately after CAF has released the dates for AFCON and World Cup qualifiers.
President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad

CAF announces new dates for AFCON 2021, 2022 World Cup qualifiers

The qualifiers for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations are set to resume in November while those of the next stage for the 2022 World Cup will begin in May 2021, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced on Wednesday.
Theophilus Afelokhai - Enyimba

NPFL: Enyimba goalie urges Rivers United to accepts PPG ruling in good fate

Afelokhai speaking in a chat empathized with the Port Harcourt based side and urge the team to simply focus on representing Nigeria well in the CAF Confederation cup rather than continue to drag a decision that has been made by the league organizers on the placements of teams on the NPFL table.

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