• David Babachir Lawal

    ‘Calls For SGF’s Resignation Too Hasty’

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    As the number of those calling for the resignation of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) David Babachir Lawal continues to gain traction, a group of former military cadets have joined those calling for the investigations to be concluded and for everyone involved to refrain from making hasty conclusions. Speaking under the…

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    NFF appeals to Nigeria Police on late Douglas Uzama

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    The Nigeria Football Federation has called on the Nigeria Police to intensify efforts to fish out the killers of former Nigeria youth international Douglas Uzama, who was killed in Benin City on Thursday, 29th December 2016.   The Gombe United FC player was said to have been murdered in the capital of Edo State where…

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  • Akinwunmi: Everybody Needs A Hero

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    It was another exciting and fulfilling day at the Campos Memorial Mini-Stadium on Thursday as the third edition of the Seyi Akinwunmi Charity Mini-Tournament drew political heavyweights, leaders in football administration, top –flight professionals, ex –international players, referees, coaches, well-wishers, family and friends to the arena.   A couple of months after the present NFF…

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    Nobody Short-changed Super Eagles, NFF Insists

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    As the debate over how much the Super Eagles were short-changed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) rages on, the football house has vehemently insisted that stories which were credited to a football website to that effect were false and fabricated. According to the website, the NFF shortchanged players of the Super Eagles while doling…

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    Pinnick Re-Affirms NFF’s Support For Pitch Awards

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    The president of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick has re-affirmed the federation’s support for the Nigeria Pitch Awards. He noted that the annual Awards have become an anniversary of some sort staged to identify, honour and celebrate Nigeria’s talented football players and other officials like referees, clubs/teams, coaches and journalists among others. Pinnick hailed…

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  • CAF CL 2017: Rangers, Wikki, IFU FC Get Tough Nuts

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    Nigeria’s representatives to next season’s CAF club competitions have drawn some pretty tough opponents, in the wake of the draws for the preliminary rounds of the Confederation of Africa (CAF) Champions League and the CAF Confederation Cup, conducted at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, yesterday. Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Enugu Rangers got…

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    NFF To Critics: ‘We Are Accountable, Transparent’

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    Following the lambasting of the nation’s football house by the Minister of Sports & Youth Development, Solomon Dalung and other critics recently, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)has kicked back, insisting that, so far, it had been accountable for every penny which had passed through its account, that it has been fair in its treatment of…

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    Guardiola Confusing His Charges – Pearce

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    Former Manchester City manager Stuart Pearce believes Pep Guardiola’s lack of tactical consistency is confusing his players. Guardiola’s methods have come under scrutiny in recent weeks after a poor run of form which has seen City win just four of their past 15 games. Last weekend’s 4-2 defeat to Leicester came after a 3-1 loss…

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