Nigeria to face Niger in tune-up

Supersport–Nigeria’s Super Eagles are expected to play hosts to their Nigerien counterparts, the Mena, in an international friendly in Port Harcourt on September 8. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) confirmed on its website that the proposed venue, the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, for international friendly is still not concrete as it is “holding talks with the

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NFF board members back Kalu’s FIFA ambition

VANGUARDNGR–THE FIFA presiden-cy dream of former Abia State Governor, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu got a boost at the weekend with two executive members of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) endorsing his candidature. Alhaji Yusuf Fresh and Alhaji Ahmed Mu’azu Kawu, who is also the chairman of the Nigeria Nationwide League (NNWL) in a separate chat

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We must beat Tanzania, Oliseh vows

Vanguard–Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh, will return to the country next week, as preparations hit top gear for next month’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Tanzania in Dar es Salaam. The former Super Eagles’ captain is presently in the United Kingdom with his assistant, Jean Francois Loscuito, having a number of

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Moses set for Eagles return

Chelsea winger Victor Moses is poised to return to the Nigeria national team set up after missing important matches of the Super Eagles in recent months. This follows successful talks held between the player and coach of Nigeria’s senior national team, Sunday Oliseh. Oliseh revealed on Monday night that he had held a “very constructive

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