Nigeria

Keshi: Not in a rush

Keshi: Let's not rush

Nigeria boss Stephen Keshi is not in a hurry to reveal the names on his highly anticipated provisional squad list for the World Cup.

Ariwa to miss Giwa clash

Emmanuel Ariwa will miss Akwa United's Nigeria Premier League clash with Giwa FC this weekend after picking up an ankle injury.

Musa overwhelmed with win

Aminu Musa was overwhelmed with emotion after Giwa secured their first away win of the season following a 1-0 victory over FC Taraba.

LMC ban Kaduna United fans

The LMC have banned all members of the Kaduna United Supporters Club from attending any of the team's NPL matches for a year.

Keshi: Taking Nigeria places

Maigari denies Keshi rift claims

NFF president Aminu Maigari insists they have "absolutely no problem" with the direction Stephen Keshi is taking the national team.

Bayelsa ready for play-offs

Odogu Akpofini insists Bayelsa are "ready to do Nigeria proud" as they prepare to face Sewe Sporting FC in the CAF Confederations Cup.

Ameobi calls for calm

Nigeria international Shola Ameobi has urged Newcastle United fans to continue backing the team despite their recent league struggles.

Esin supports Keshi selection

Etim Esin has urged Nigeria's footballing fraternity to stay out of coach Stephen Keshi's 2014 World Cup selection process.

Edo wants Akwa response

Akwa United captain Namso Edo is adamant his side are primed to challenge for the Nigeria Premier League title despite losing 1-0 to Enyimba.

Aluko admits Wembley frustration

Sone Aluko admits he has considered leaving Hull after being left on the bench in their 5-3 win over Sheffield Utd in their FA Cup semi-final.

Keshi targets WC upsets

Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi insists the Super Eagles do not fear facing any of the so-called big teams at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Biffo parts ways with Giwa

Abdul Bidemi Biffo has resigned from his position as manager of Giwa FC following a turbulent start to life in the Nigerian Premier League.

NFF plot rival 'espionage'

The NFF insist they are keeping a close eye on their World Cup rivals, with international 'espionage' the name of the game.

NFF: USA friendly still on

The NFF have rubbished rumours that they have canceled the proposed international friendly against the United States of America.

Akinbobola lauds Gunners

Sunshine Stars chairman Akin Akinbobola has praised his charges following their draw against reigning champions Kano Pillars.

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