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Germany wins bid to host EURO 2024
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Germany wins bid to host EURO 2024

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has confirmed that Germany will host the final tournament of the UEFA European Football Championship in 2024 during a ceremony held at the House of European Football in Nyon, Switzerland, in front of representatives of the two bidding associations. Following the final presentations of the two […]

Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF President
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Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF President

The Nigeria Football Federation Elections into its hierarchy has seen incumbent, Amaju Pinnick re-elected as President. Amaju gathered a total of 34 Votes while erstwhile leader of the federation Aminu Maigari managed 8 Votes. Another former NFF official Taiwo Ogunjoi had 2 Votes while Mr Chinedu Okoye had no Votes […]

FIFA, CAF appoint observers for NFF Elections
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FIFA, CAF appoint observers for NFF Elections

Federation of International Football Association FIFA, has named Messrs Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege as its observers for Thursday’s elections into the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Executive Committee from 2018-2022. Mudege is FIFA’s Senior Manager for Development Programmes (Africa) while Piazza is a senior official in the FIFA President’s office. […]

US Open champion Naomi Osaka signs Nissan endorsement deal
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US Open champion Naomi Osaka signs Nissan endorsement deal

Following her first Grand Slam championship, Nissan named 20-year-old tennis player Naomi Osaka its newest brand ambassador. The announcement was made at Nissan’s Global Headquarters in Yokohama, marking one of Osaka’s first appearances in Japan since winning the title on Sept. 8. Armed with her powerful groundstrokes and strong serve, […]