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Gernot Rohr: Mikel Obi not ready for Super Eagles return

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi is not ready for a return to the national team despite playing regularly for his English Championship side, Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has revealed.
FC Porto's Iker Casillas warms up before a Champions League match on March 6. - REUTERS

Iker Casillas extends contract, wants to retire at FC Porto

Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas says his desire to retire at FC Porto led to his extending his contract with the Portuguese club on Wednesday.
FIFA has announced that the tickets for the Group A clash between hosts France and the Super Falcons of Nigeria at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup has been sold out.

France 2019: FIFA approves VAR for Women’s World Cup

World soccer ruling body, FIFA has approved the use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.
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CAFCL: Lobi Stars fail to progress into quarters despite Asec win

Lobi Stars were knocked out of the CAF Champions League on Saturday despite recording a 2-0 win against Ivorien club ASEC Mimosas at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium.
Fenerbahce of Turkey winger, Victor Moses bumped into Ogenyi Onazi inside the plane after Friday’s 2-1 win over Sivasspor in their Turkish Super Lig clash.

Victor Moses bumps into Ogenyi Onazi in the plane after Fenerbahce victory

Fenerbahce of Turkey winger Victor Moses bumped into Ogenyi Onazi inside the plane after Friday’s 2-1 win over Sivasspor in their Turkish Super Lig clash.
Elderson Echiejile

Elderson Echiejile joins Finnish club HJK Helsinki

Super Eagles left back Elderson Echiejile has announced that he has joined Finnish top division side, HJK Helsinki.

FIFA bans former Guatemalan FA boss for seven years

Football governing body FIFA has banned the former Guatemalan Football Association President Rafael Salguero from all football-related activities for seven years for bribery.
Super Falcons stars Asisat Oshoala and Desire Oparanozie were all in Paris, France to help unveil Nigeria’s 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup jerseys.

NFF, Nike unveil 2019 Super Falcons’ World Cup jerseys in France

With 87 days to the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, preparations are in top gear with teams playing friendlies, ongoing trophy tour, tickets being sold, official poster has been unveiled and on Monday, March 11 in a colorful ceremony some national team world cup uniforms including Nigeria’s designed by Nike were unveiled.
Super Falcons won ninth AWCON in Accra, Ghana . OMOWUNMI

France 2019: Super Falcons to get $4 million if they win World Cup

Super Falcons of Nigeria will get $4 million if they eventually win the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup which kicks off on June 7 in France.
Kelechi Nwakali

Kelechi Nwakali gets call-up to Nigeria U23 squad

Kelechi Nwakali is in contention to make his international debut for the Olympic Dream team VII in a U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Libya at the Stade du 7 Mars, Ben Gardane on March 20.
Victor Moses

Gernot Rohr: Victor Moses nas not reversed retirement decision

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has confirmed that Victor Moses has not reversed his decision to quit the national team ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles not among favourites for 2019 AFCON title

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has refused to pick his team among the favourites to win the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations title in Egypt believes they can make it to the semi-final stage of the competition.
FIFA has announced that the tickets for the Group A clash between hosts France and the Super Falcons of Nigeria at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup has been sold out.

2019 WWC: Super Falcons vs France match tickets sold out

FIFA has announced that the tickets for the Group A clash between hosts France and the Super Falcons of Nigeria at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup has been sold out.
Super Falcons Thomas Dennerby

Thomas Dennerby: Super Falcons learned ‘good lessons’ at Cyprus Cup

Nigeria women's coach Thomas Dennerby says there were good lessons learned from his team's campaign at the Cyprus Cup.
Super Falcons

Super Falcons’ Josephine Chukwunonye counts gains of Cyprus Women’s Cup

Super Falcons player Josephine Chukwunonye has voiced that the Cyprus Women’s Cup was a very great experience for the team as a countdown to the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup slated for France continues.

John Obuh: Flying Eagles will get it right before World Cup

Former Flying Eagles coach John Sam Obuh has expressed confidence in the ability of the current coaching crew of the national U20 football team, the Flying Eagles to get things right before the commencement of the FIFA world cup in Poland.
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South Africa’s Desiree Ellis stays positive ahead of Women’s World Cup

South Africa's women's poor results at the Cyprus Cup must be put into the context of experimentation and inexperience, says coach Desiree Ellis.
Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) took to their Twitter handle to congratulate Nigeria's Flying Eagles for picking one of the four 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup tickets after defeating Niger by a lone goal at the ongoing U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.

U-20 WC: Fans to pay N1,900, N3,800 to watch Flying Eagles in Poland

Fans of the U-20 National Team wishing to watch the team in the preliminary stage of the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup finals holding in Poland, will have to pay 20 Poland złoty about (N1,900), according to Federation of International Football who have announced the sale of match tickets.

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Wales manager Ryan Giggs said midfielder Aaron Ramsey missing his country’s opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Slovakia on Sunday due to injury is a “blow”.

Ryan Giggs: Aaron Ramsey absence “a blow”

Wales manager Ryan Giggs said midfielder Aaron Ramsey missing his country’s opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Slovakia on Sunday due to injury is a “blow”.
Boboye Oyeyemi

Overloading: FRSC goes tough on offenders

The Corps Marshal, FRSC, Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi, says the commission will not rest on its oars until the campaign against vehicle overloading is achieved.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Kano rerun: APC dismisses PDP’s allegation

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State has dismissed the People’s Democratic Party (PDP)’s allegation on the importation of political thugs from neighbouring states.

PDP condemns alleged attack on agents, members in Kano

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the alleged violent attacks and alleged killing of its agents and members by thugs allegedly unleashed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Kano supplementary election.

Chad fires chief of staff after Boko Haram attack kills 23 soldiers

Chad President Idriss Deby has fired his armed forces chief of staff following the latest bout of unrest which culminated in a Boko Haram attack that left 23 dead.