Nigeria

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: Keeping the faith

Ameobi calls for calm

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

Keshi: Knows his players best

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: Future uncertain

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: Doesn't fear anyone

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.

Laloko against Yobo call-up

Former NFF technical director Kashimawo Laloko has advised against the inclusion of Joseph Yobo in the squad for the World Cup.

Kwara to take out frustrations

Samson Unuanel says Kwara are determined to make up for last week's defeat when they face Adamawa United in Ilorin on Saturday.

Udoh happy at the top

Akwa United technical advisor Patrick Udoh insists the club are comfortable at the top and hope to remain there for the rest of the season.

Onigbinde calls for calm heads

Adegboye Onigbinde has urged Stephen Keshi to remain calm and focus on his job of leading the Super Eagles at the World Cup.

NFF sign development deal

The NFF has moved to strengthen the development of football in the country after agreeing a partnership with Orlean Invest.

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