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FIFA fines Nigeria CHF6,000 for fielding ineligible player
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FIFA fines Nigeria CHF6,000 for fielding ineligible player

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has been sanctioned by world football governing body FIFA, for fielding an ineligible player in the match between Algeria and Nigeria on 10 November 2017. This was announced following a recent meeting by the Disciplinary Committee for incidents that occurred during the preliminary competition for […]

Eagles, Rohr shortlisted for Aiteo CAF awards
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Eagles, Rohr shortlisted for Aiteo CAF awards

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has nominated the Super Eagles of Nigeria and their Coach Gernot Rohr for the AITEO CAF award. Also among the nominees for the prestigious Continental award is Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshola who is looking to clinch an award in the women’s category for […]

Man dies in Akure after Eagles’ loss to Bafana Bafana
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Man dies in Akure after Eagles’ loss to Bafana Bafana

An Akure resident named Joseph Oloruntoju has been reported dead following the disappointing performance of Nigeria’s Super Eagles against Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Saturday’s Nation’s Cup Qualifier. Oloruntoju a retired soldier, had slumped moments after the Eagles conceded a second goal and was rushed to an hospital where […]