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Ghana’s Football Association has sacked the coaches of all their men’s and women’s national teams.

Ghana FA: Why we sacked our coaches

The Ghana FA says it took the decision to remove all of its national team coaches with the Black Stars’ fixture schedule in mind.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

Super Eagles’ World Cup qualifiers jerseys for launch March

NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, said in Lagos, yesterday, that arrangement has been concluded with the kits’ sponsors of the national teams, NIKE, to design new kits, starting with the qualifying matches in March.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

NFF: Super Eagles coaching job not vacant

The Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed that the position of the head coach for various national teams are vacant, except for Super Eagles.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

Former Chelsea defender calls for change of style in NFF

Former Super Eagles, Chelsea and Newcastle defender Celestine Babayaro is calling for a drastic change to the scheme of things in Nigerian football.
Nigeria retained its spot on the latest FIFA Ranking for the Women’s national teams released on Friday.

FIFA rankings: Super Falcons now 36th in the world, still Africa’s best

Nigeria retained its spot on the latest FIFA Ranking for the Women’s national teams released on Friday.
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Thomas Dennerby: Nigerian women football is full of many good coaches, talented players

Thomas Dennerby, the Technical Adviser of the Super Falcons, says women football in Nigeria is filled with good coaches and talented players.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have announced the match tickets for Saturday’s international friendly between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Warriors of Zimbabwe at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba.

NFF: We submitted AFCON 2019 budget in 2018

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has dismissed as misleading, statements by former Youth and Sports Minister Solomon Dalung at the weekend that the Federation omitted the budget for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations from its 2019 programmes sent to the Ministry.
Cristiano Ronaldo holds the Supercoppa Italiana – his first piece of silverware for Juventus. Claudio Villa-Getty Images for Lega Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo thanks Juventus fans for ‘wonderful welcome’ to Italy

Cristiano Ronaldo has thanked the fans of Juventus and Portugal as he looked back on a successful first season in Italy.
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AFCON: Super Eagles to play two more friendlies in June

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will play two friendlies in the next FIFA free window in June in preparation for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

Solomon Dalung, Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko in UK for meetings with NIKE

Chieftains of the Nigeria Football Federation, led by Nigeria’s Minister of Sports have arrived in London, United Kingdom, for a series of meetings with sportswear behemoth, NIKE that has to do with optimizing the performance of the new, robust contract signed by NFF and NIKE in November 2018.
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Godwin Izilein makes case for local coaches

Godwin Izilein, a former coach of the Super Falcons, says engaging local coaches to handle national teams would enhance the performance of local players as well as national league.
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Arsene Wenger eyes return to management in January

Arsene Wenger wants to return to management in January, saying he has received "enquiries from all over the world" and does not know whether it will be with a club or a national side.

Amaju Pinnick dedicates Super Eagles win to Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Melvin Pinnick has dedicated the Super Eagles’ 4-0 defeat of Libya to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari.

NFF: Re-elected Amaju Pinnick identifies areas of focus

Amaju Pinnick, the re-elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Thursday promised to focus more on youth programmes, adding that football was the winner at the end of the polls in Katsina.
Chris Giwa with his NFF executive members at the Glass House today

NFF crisis: Chris Giwa says truth will prevail, calls for calm

Chris Giwa, the embattled president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), says truth will prevail between him and Amaju Pinnick, on who ought to be the president of NFF.

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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