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NFF begs for Obodo

Abductors of the footballer are demanding a huge amount of money but NFF is begging

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The Malawians had dominated the game in the first half, which was a ding-dong affair with the Eagles struggling to keep up the pace with a few counter-attacks.

I was not in the Dana crash, says Alli

The retired jumper says he's happy to be alive since he was not the one listed on the manifest of the ill-fated plane.

Eagles play draw in Malawi

The draw keeps Nigeria on top of Group F with four points after match day two games of the qualifying series.

Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, abducted in Warri

The location of the midfielder is still unknown

Eagles finally jet out to Malawi

Recent air crash in the country may have caused a pilot scheduled to ferry the Super Eagles to be more cautious

Mikel snubbed again as Keshi picks 23 for Malawi

Vincent Enyeama leads the list of 23 players picked by Super Eagles coach

FIFA rankings: Eagles move up to 60th spot

Nigeria's Super Eagles have risen in the latest FIFA rankings but are still not among Africa's 10 best footballing nations

Oyekale picks 12 for World Cup Qualifier

Futsal National Team to fly out to Egypt for FIFA qualifiers on Wednesday

Eagles survive Namibia scare

With the victory the Super Eagles are occupying top spot in their Group which also has Kenya, Malawi and of course Namibia.

Nigeria Premier League: Sunshine, Gombe match ends in violence

Heated argument by fans of both sides outside the mainbowl of the stadium resulted in a fracas that was however promptly quelled by the policemen on ground at the stadium.

Eagles get tall order, as Keshi declares war on Namibia

"Infact, I want you to go and spell Namibia, that is the charge from the NFF and the President of the Republic, he said. To which all the players chorused, amen."

Group decries dwindling fortunes of Handball in Nigeria

Handball veterans vow to revive the handball and place Nigeria at top rankings

NFF denies putting Keshi under pressure

The Nigerian Football Association has debunked rumours that it is attempting to unduly influence the decision of Super Eagles' coach- Stephen Keshi

World Cup qualifier: Coach invites 20 players for Egypt

The Futsal Eagles to take on the boys from Egypt at the FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Cairo

Flying Eagles crash out in South Africa

John Obuh fails a third time, blames it in on poor officiating

Top stars set for Calabar 2012 athletics championships

Nigerian athletes prepare for the 66th edition of the All Nigeria Open Athletics Championship in Cross River State

Enyeama to lead Eagles against Namibia

Star goal keeper- Vincent Enyeama- has been chosen to lead the Super Eagles in the World Cup qualifying match against Namibia

Enyimba whip Rangers in Aba

Top of the Nigerian Premier League table gets tighter as Eyimba close in on Enugu Rangers

Super Falcons win in Harare

Goals off the boots of Evelyn Nwabuiku (Rivers Angels) and old war horse Stella Mbachu ensured that Super Falcons remain on course to qualify for the AWC

Victor Moses set for Eagles' challenge

Victor Moses appears set for Super Eagle matches, but which club will he join next?

Super Falcons ready for Zimbabwe clash

Super Falcons’ striker, Perpetua Nkwocha, says she is ready to lead the team’s attack on Sunday when they face  Zimbabwe’s Mighty Warriors in Harare. The game is the first leg of the 2012 African Women’s Championship (AWC) qualifying match. Nkwocha, four-time African Women Footballer of the Year winner, is one of three foreign based players […]

Anyansi-Agwu flays Nigerians' passion for foreign leagues

According to NFA officials, the apathy toward the local league is not helping the development of football in Nigeria.

Namibia will pay for Lima loss, Eagles boast

Super Eagles will take out their 1:0 loss in Peru on Namibia in the match to be played in Calabar

Keshi disappointed with Eagles, resumes training In Lima

A livid Coach Keshi refused to give his wards the usual day off after their 1-0 loss to Peru