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Nigeria - African champions

Madagascar officials for Eagles, Malawi WC qualifier

World football-governing body, FIFA, has appointed Madagascan referees to officiate the crucial 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Nigeria and Malawi, at the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar on Saturday, more »

South African football fans with a poster of Nelson Mandela

Nigeria battle Bafana for Mandela Challenge

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Aminu Maigari have announced that Super Eagles will confront South Africa’s Bafana Bafana on Wednesday August 14. The international friendly match tagged ‘Mandela Challenge’ more »

Uwa Echiejile

FIFA rule out Elderson goal

World football governing body, FIFA announced on Tuesday that the opening goal in Nigeria’s 6-1 bashing of Tahiti at the Confederations Cup had been credited as an own goal by more »

Aminu Maigari - NFF President

Maigari urges Eagles to show champion stuff

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari has charged the Super Eagles to dig their feet into the ground and show champion stuff when they take on Mexico’s El-Tri more »

Nigeria Champions of Africa

Nigeria up in FIFA ranking, now 4th in Africa

The Super Eagles earned themselves a climb up three places in May’s ranking released by the football governing body on Thursday African Champions, Nigeria climbed up three places to finish more »