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NFF Congress: Amaju Pinnick calls for harmony, reforms

Re-elected Nigeria FA president Amaju Pinnick has called for harmony and reforms amid rancour and discontentment in the country’s football.
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Ifeanyi Ubah: Why I support Aminu Maigari for NFF President

In view of recent developments and the unfortunate retrogression of Nigerian football over the last one year, it is my staunch belief that there is an urgent need for a rapid change in the Nigerian Football Federation; if and only if we desire a better football sector. The time for that change is NOW.

Aiteo Cup: Akwa United, Enyimba, Rangers in tricky groups

Holders Akwa United have been handed a tricky draw in the group stages of the Aiteo Cup.

Shehu Abdullahi offers Sokoto United N100,000 per goal against Kano Pillars

Nigeria defender Abdullahi Shehu has offered a cash prize of a hundred thousand naira for each goal scored by Sokoto United when they face Kano Pillars on Sunday.

Mfon Udoh: Enyimba won’t underrate Rayon Sports In CAFCC quarterfinal

Enyimba captain, Mfon Udoh, is not expecting an easy game against Rwanda’s Rayon Sports in Sunday’s CAF Confederation Cup quarter-final, first leg clash at the Stade Nyamirambo, Kigali.

Match-fixing: Bimo FC boycotts NNL matches

Bimo FC of Lafia on Wednesday said it would boycott the remaining matches of the Nigeria National League (NNL) season pending the determination of its petition to FIFA and Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on poor officiating in the league.
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Godfrey Oboabona joins Croatian club HNK Gorica on two-year deal

Former Super Eagles defender Godfrey Oboabona has joined Croatian side, HNK Gorica, on a two year deal.

NFF presidential aspirant faults LMC over aborted NPFL

Mr Chinedu Okoye, Presidential aspirant in the Sept. 20 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) election has faulted the decision of League Management Company (LMC) to end the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season with 13 matches left to play.

NPFL: We can play 14 games in 8 weeks – Kwara United coach

The Technical Adviser of Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Abubakar Bala, says the club has the capacity to prosecute 14 games in eight weeks as initially proposed by the League Management Company (LMC).
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Gernot Rohr a failure blasts NFF technical cttee member Aminu Kurfi

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is not coach to reckon with as he has failed to take responsibilities, according to a member of the NFF technical committee Aminu Balele Kurfi.

Footballers, coaches, fans lament crowded NPFL fixtures

As the dust raised by the Nigeria Football Federation leadership tussle began to settle, the attendant consequences are beginning to manifest in the Nigeria Professional Football League.

NPFL club managers kick against September 2 resumption of league season

Some of the clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) on Thursday in Abuja kicked against the planned resumption of 2017/2018 league season on Sept. 2.

Ibrahim Musa: Kano Pillars have good chance to win the NPFL

Ibrahim Musa says Kano Pillars have a good chance to claim their fifth Nigeria Professional Football League crown this season.

Kennedy Boboye eyeing successful NPFL title defence with Plateau United

Boboye is bidding to guide Plateau United to become only the second club to win the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) back to back in the new era under the League Management Company (LMC) after Kano Pillars achieved the feat in 2013 and 2014.
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Plateau United’s Okiemute Odah set to join Saudi club Jeddah FC on loan

Former home-based Super Eagles goalkeeper, Okiemute Odah, is set to link up with Saudi Arabian Division One League side, Jeddah FC on a one-year loan deal from Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Plateau United.

NPFL officials attending CAF Club Licensing workshop in Kenya

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) is among 13 national leagues in Africa and the Australian league that will be participating in a Confederation of African Football (CAF) organised workshop on Club Licensing.

Nigeria league resumes August 12 – official

Officials have said plans are well underway for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to resume on August 12 after it was put on hold on account of the NFF power tussle.
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Emeka Inyama set to step down as Abia Warriors chairman

Emeka Inyama is expected to step down as executive chairman of Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, Abia Warriors, latest Saturday August 4, 2018, according to a report.

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Ifeanyi Okowa hails Amaju Pinnick’s re-election as NFF president

Delta State Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated, Mr. Amaju Pinnick on his re-election on Thursday, as President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).