Latest news about Nigeria

Nigeria fire Keshi, hire Amodu

2015-07-05 11:53

The two-year contract of Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has been terminated because "he lacks the required commitment".

Nigerian player collapses, dies

2015-06-13 19:43

Nigerian defender David Oniya has collapsed on the pitch and died after playing just a few minutes of a local friendly in Malaysia.

Keshi apologises to media

2015-04-24 14:05

Stephen Keshi is doing his best to get his critics back on side, starting with a lengthy apology to the nation's sport press.

NFF blasts Keshi critics

2015-04-24 09:08

The Nigeria Football Federation has defended its decision to reappointment Steven Keshi as the national side's head coach.

Nigeria's Keshi saga ends

2015-04-21 17:37

Stephen Keshi has agreed to a new contract to coach Nigeria, ending months of uncertainty and speculation over his future.

Amokachi pleased with Bafana draw

2015-03-30 15:10

Nigeria assistant coach Daniel Amokachi was pleased with a draw following their friendly international clash against Bafana Bafana.

Nigeria remain Bafana's nemesis

2015-03-30 13:15

Bafana Bafana have still managed just one win against Nigeria, this after playing to a 1-1 draw with the Super Eagles.

Nigeria, history stand in Bafana's way

2015-03-27 09:00

Bafana Bafana and Nigeria will renew their rivalry and meet for a 12th time at the Mbombela Stadium.

Bolivia back-pedal on Nigeria friendly

2015-03-19 08:33

Bolivia wants its friendly match in Nigeria scheduled for March to be postponed and not cancelled.

Nigeria name squad to tackle Bafana

2015-03-17 14:48

Nigeria have named their 28-man squad which will face Bolivia and South Africa later this month.

Kalou goal sinks Nigeria

2015-01-12 10:05

The Ivory Coast defeated outgoing champions Nigeria 1-0 on Sunday in an Africa Cup of Nations warm-up in Abu Dhabi.

Sodje: Ameobi not yet ready

2014-12-31 09:39

Former Nigeria defender Efetobore Sodje says Sammi Ameobi is not ready to start for the Super Eagles just yet.

Kanu slams Nigeria's year

2014-12-30 11:48

Nigerian football legend Nwankwo Kanu believes "something is wrong" with the way the sport is being run in the country.

Keshi's future still unclear

2014-12-19 12:50

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick says he won't make any hasty decisions about Stephen Keshi's future.

Pinnick seeks coaching reform

2014-11-26 07:48

NFF President Amaju Pinnick says a concerted effort will be made to ensure coaches are fully equipped to enhance development.