2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
1-0-1, 3rd in African Nations Cup Qualifying
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3dColin Udoh

Amaju Pinnick re-elected NFF president

Pinnick saw off the challenge of his predecessor, Aminu Maigari, and former NFF General Secretary and executive committee member Taiwo Ogunjobi.

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4dColin Udoh

NFF Elections: The men who would be king

KweséESPN details the pros and cons of the candidates who ran against Amadu Pinnick during the pivotal NFF elections on Thursday.

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6dDami Ugbane

Ubah, Tornadoes fall in Aiteo Cup

The Aiteo Cup round of 32 fixtures on Sunday produced further upsets, FC Ifeanyi Ubah and Niger Tornadoes the latest big guns to exit.

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7dAndrew Oryada

Rayon Sports sound Enyimba battle cry

Rayon Sports are determined to win in Nigeria and eliminate Enyimba from the CAF Confederation Cup, according to coach Roberto Oliveira Goncalves.

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9dNick Said

Enyimba won't underestimate Rayon Sports

Nigeria's Enyimba will take on Rayon Sports of Rwanda in a CAF Confederation Cup quarterfinal on Sunday without defensive stalwart Mohammed Farouk.

Colin Udoh
9dDami Ugbane

Nigerian football resumes with Aiteo Cup

Nigerian football resumes on Sunday in the Aiteo Cup Round of 32, with a CAF Confederation Cup spot on offer for the tournament winners.

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11dColin Udoh

Liberia 1-2 Nigeria: What did we learn?

A second Nigeria win on the bounce over a four-day spell must come as music to the ears of Gernot Rohr after the Lone Stars were downed 2-1.

15dColin Udoh

Nigeria 3-0 Seychelles: What did we learn?

A good day at the office for Gernot Rohr and his Super Eagles ended in a comfortable 3-0 victory over Seychelles, albeit against limited foe.

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15dDami Ugbane

Nigeria cruise to 3-0 victory vs. Seychelles

Goals from Ahmed Musa, Chidozie Awaziem and Odion Ighalo ensured Nigeria got their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification campaign back on track.

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16dColin Udoh

Seychelles players juggle jobs and football

International football management presents its fair share of problems, but few managers deal with Seychelles coach Gavin Jeanne's unique challenges.

Can Onyekuru replace Victor Moses? (1:26)
19dDami Ugbane

Super Eagles hit by player withdrawals

Nigeria have been hit with a series of player withdrawals ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations against the Seychelles on Saturday.