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Nigeria drops in latest FIFA Ranking

The Super Eagles of Nigeria dropped six places in the latest FIFA Coca Cola world rankings despite impressive results against Cameroon in the World Cup qualifying matches. The rankings released on Thursday by Football World Governing body…

We are keen to finish what we started-Mikel

Mikel John Obi- led Super Eagles arrived Yaounde on Sunday afternoon for Monday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon. A statement by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday quoted Mikel as…

S/Eagles win, FIFA ranking, excites Amiesimaka

Ex-Green Eagles winger, Adokiye Amiesimaka, says Super Eagles win against Togo and their rating as the 38th team in the recent FIFA world rankings are positive developments for Nigerian football. Nigeria on Thursday beat Togo, 3-0 in an…

Football: Nigeria moves up in latest FIFA Ranking

Nigeria moved up to the 38th position in the world and 4th in Africa in the latest ranking released by world football governing body, FIFA . The ranking released on Thursday showed that Nigeria moved up two places from her 40th position…

FIFA Overturn Messi’s 4-Match Argentina Ban

Fifa on Friday overturned Barcelona star Lionel Messi's four-game ban from international matches imposed for swearing at an assistant referee, saying there was not enough evidence to support the stiff punishment. The U-turn is a major…

FIFA sad over fans’ deaths in Calabar

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has expressed sadness over the death of some football fans in Calabar, who were electrocuted while watching Europa League quarter-final game on Thursday. Seven fans were…

FIFA reveals $369m loss in 2016

World football governing body FIFA revealed on Friday it made a loss of 369 million dollars in 2016 as legal costs rose following a series of corruption scandals. Accounts showed a total loss of and the organisation said 2017 would see…