Lulu cautions Pinnick over Hayatou’s bid for CAF presidency

By Albert Akota A former President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi , has advised the president of the Federation ,Amaju Pinnick, to tread carefully on his position not to support long-serving president of the Confederation of African Football, CAF, Cameroon’s Issa Hayatou, who is contesting for the post for eighth successive More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Benin FA boss describe Pinnick as small boy ahead of CAF election

The embattle President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick Benin FA president Moucharafou Anjorin has fired a salvo at Nigerian rival Amaju Pinnick by calling him “my small boy” ahead More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Iwobi shines in Arsenal cup win

Nigeria international Alex Iwobi shone like a million stars in Arsenal’s 2-0 win over Sutton United in the FA Cup. The youngster was in the thick of action for ‘The Gunners’ and assisted Theo Walcott for the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Cameroon will be difficult for Nigeria, says Lawal

Former Nigeria international Garba Lawal believes the 2018 World Cup qualifier clash between Nigeria and African champions Cameroon will be a difficult contest. Gernot Rohr’s men will face the Indomitable Lions More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Wikki can turn table against RSLAF in Confederation Cup, Madu says

Wikki Tourists midfielder Harrison Chimezie Madu has vowed that a comeback and undoubted success is imminent when they confront the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) FC in the second leg fixture of the More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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United ends Plateau United unbeaten run, as Tornadoes stresses Enyimba

Enyimba FC Plateau United suffered their defeat of the season following a 2-1 loss against Akwa United in the Nigeria Professional Football League match-day eight fixtures at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Eduok scores fourth goal in Turkey

Nigeria forward Emem Eduok was among the goals for his Turkish Super League side Kasimpasa on Sunday as they thrashed Istanbul BB 4-0. The former Dolphins player, who is on loan from Esperance of Tunisia till the More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Dalung urges NFF to promote peace with stakeholders

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barr Solomon Dalung By Albert Akota The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has urged executive board members of the Nigeria Football Federation to embrace peace, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Nigeria will beat Bafana, Cameroon – Rohr vows

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has said he expects his team to go past South Africa at home in June on their way to qualifying for AFCON 2019 and also edge past Cameroon in World Cup qualifiers beginning in August. Rohr’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Enyimba fire late winners to beat ABS FC at home

Both Enyimba and ABS waited late before they will see off visiting Akwa United and MFM FC, respectively yesterday. Skipper Mfon Udoh’s volley from 20 yards on 82 minutes stopped Akwa United in Calabar, while a More...