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Edo deputy governor commends Pinnick for “adequately” representing Nigeria in FIFA

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By NEFISHETU YAKUBU BENIN- The Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, on Friday in Benin showered encomiums on the outgoing President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF),...

NFF Elections: Football stakeholders express mixed reactions over court order

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By VICTOR OKOYE ABUJA- Some football stakeholders have expressed mixed reactions to the order of a Federal High Court in Abuja restraining the Nigeria Football...

FIFA to use semi-automatic offside technology at Qatar World Cup

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By JOSEPH EDEH BERLIN- FIFA says it will use semi-automatic offside technology at the November to December World Cup to make video assistant decisions faster and...

Qatar 2022: Participating nations to discuss plight of migrant workers

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By JOSEPH EDEH LONDON- The Football Association is working  with federations in other countries to identify the best way to shine a light on the plight of...

Player’s eligibility: Delta Queens file petition against Bayelsa Queens

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By EMMANUEL AFONNE Abuja- Delta Queens football club has filed a petition against Bayelsa Queens, alleging that the Bayelsa team fielded an ineligible player at...

FIFA fines Nigeria N63.9m over Abuja stadium violence

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Abuja - World football body, FIFA, on Monday fined Nigeria CHF150,000 (N63.9m) following violence that occurred at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja on...

FIFA Officially Kick Russia Out of 2022 World Cup

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Russia will not participate in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers any longer. The comes after FIFA confirmed it has kicked out Russia from the...

Obituary: Sunny Ojeagbase, Complete Sports founder dies at 71

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ABUJA (Press Release) - Dr. Emmanuel Sunny Ojeagbase, founder and executive chairman of Complete Communications Limited, publishers of Complete Sports newspapers, SuccessDigest and other...

FIFA Rankings: Super Eagles move up third spot in Africa

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Nigeria have moved up four places in the latest FIFA/Coca-cola monthly rankings released on Thursday. The Super Eagles were ranked 36th in the world in...

Infantino says biennial FIFA World Cup plans “give hope to Africans”

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FIFA president Gianni Infantino controversially suggested on Wednesday that changes to football’s calendar might make Africans less likely to migrate to Europe and risk...

NFF still owes sacked Eagles coach Gernot Rohr –Pinnick

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The President, Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has disclosed that Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is still being owed some unpaid salaries. He also stated...

Nigeria vs Cape Verde: Ighalo starts, Iheanacho, Onuachu benched

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Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr on Tuesday started Forward Odion Jude Ighalo against Cape Verde in their 2022 World Cup qualifier at at the...

FIFA bans Nigerian coach Remi Amadi for two years

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Coach of Cofine FC of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Remi Amadi has been slammed with a global ban of two years from all football-related...

Infantino reveals how Nigeria can host FIFA competitions

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FIFA President, Gianni Infantino on Thursday, in Abuja, revealed how Nigeria can be made a destination for top Grade A football matches and FIFA...

Support female players, Aisha Buhari urges FIFA, others

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The First Lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, has called on the International Federation of Association Football, Confederation of African Football and the Nigeria Football...

Buhari receives FIFA, CAF presidents, gets No. 10 jersey(Photo)

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FIFA President Mr Gianni Infantino and his African counterpart, Dr Patrice Motsepe, paid a courtesy visit to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.),...

FIFA sanctions Serie A side Spezia over underage transfers

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Serie A club Spezia were given a four-window transfer ban by FIFA for breaking rules relating to the signing of underage players, the world...

CAF elections: FIFA to decide CAF decision on Ahmad’s eligibility

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Abuja (Sundiata Post) - World football governing body, FIFA, now has the final say on CAF President, Ahmad Ahmad’s eligibility to contest March...

FIFA clears eight players for Super Eagles

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FIFA has cleared eight new players for the Super Eagles. Fulham’s forward Ademola Lookman is on top of the list. Others on the list include: Jordan...

Osimhen makes FIFA top 10 transfers

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Victor Osimhen’s record transfer from Lille of France to Napoli of Italy has been listed among the top 10 transfers in 2020 by the...