Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, announces resignation…, His resignation is good riddance to bad rubbish — NFF

  Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, announces resignation .            His resignation is good riddance to bad rubbish — NFF Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, has announced a sensational resignation from the Super Eagles job via Twitter early on Friday morning. This comes less than 30 days before the Eagles play two crucial Africa Cup More...

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By hallmarknews On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Referees’ body will soon begin to prosecute unruly football fans, says chairman

The Nigeria (Football) Referees Association (NRA) says it will soon begin to prosecute football fans, who engage in hooliganism at match venues. The chairman of the association, Tade Azeez, who made this known in More...

By hallmarknews On Saturday, January 2nd, 2016

Oliseh names 23 Eagles for African Nations Championship, as squad leaves for South Africa

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Saturday in Abuja said Head Coach Sunday Oliseh has named the Super Eagles B squad for the 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Rwanda. The Federation, in a statement More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
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Nigeria qualify for Olympics after Afrobasket title

  …now ranked No 1 in Africa Nigeria beat Angola 74-65 in the Final of AfroBasket 2015 in Rades, Tunisia on Sunday to claim their first-ever continental championship. In being crowned African champions, More...

By hallmarknews On Monday, August 24th, 2015

Okagbare fails in women’s 100m final, George qualifies for 400m semis

Nigeria’s women sprints champion, Blessing Okagbare, on Monday in Beijing, China at the 15th IAAF World Championships finished 8th in the 100 metres final. It was, however, a different story for teammate Patience More...

By hallmarknews On Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

Oliseh reshuffles home-based team ahead of match with Tanzania

Super Eagles Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh, on Saturday made adjustments to the home-based team in preparation for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania. According to a statement More...

By hallmarknews On Monday, August 10th, 2015

CAF sets September 14 for U-23 Cup of Nations draw

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has picked Monday, September 14 as date for the draw of the second Africa U-23 Cup of Nations in Senegal. A statement on the website of the Nigeria Football Federation More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, August 6th, 2015

El-Kanemi risk points deduction as LMC fines Bayelsa United

El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri has become the third club to be issued sixty days ultimatum to pay all amounts due its players and officials or risk being thrown out of the Nigeria Professional Football League More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, July 30th, 2015

NFF chieftain vows to quit if Keshi wins case

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) disciplinary committee deputy chairman Leo Iyke Igbokwe has vowed to quit his job as a lawyer should Stephen Keshi wins his case against the body following his sack recently. Igbokwe More...