Latest news about Nigeria

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.

Aluko gutted by AFCON flop

2014-11-20 12:40

Forward Sone Aluko admits Nigeria are bitterly disappointed to have missed out on a place at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

Keshi: We took it for granted

2014-11-20 11:47

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi believes his players only have themselves to blame after failing to qualify for AFCON 2015.

Mashaba fires AFCON warning

2014-11-20 09:07

Shakes Mashaba insists South Africa will not simply be adding numbers at the African Cup of Nations next year.

16 AFCON 2015 teams confirmed

2014-11-20 08:40

Egypt and defending champions Nigeria are the two big names who failed to qualify for AFCON 2015.

Keshi searching for three points

2014-11-19 12:30

Stephen Keshi believes Nigeria has the capacity to build on the momentum gathered from the victory in the Congo last weekend.

Coetzee eyeing Eagles scalp

2014-11-19 11:07

Rivaldo Coetzee insists Bafana Bafana are targeting nothing less than maximum points against Nigeria.

Africa giants hopes hanging by a thread

2014-11-18 09:47

Nigeria, Ghana and Ivory Coast all have a lot to do in a final bid to qualify for AFCON 2015.

Pinnick proud of his Eagles

2014-11-17 14:31

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick was impressed with the character shown by the players in the national team.

Echiejile hopeful of AFCON spot

2014-11-17 13:21

Nigeria defender Elderson Echiejile has vowed to help his side defeat South Africa on Wednesday to secure an 2015 AFCON spot.

Le Roy issues warning

2014-11-14 12:31

Congo coach Claude Le Roy says Nigeria could expect a vicious onslaught during their AFCON fixture on Saturday.

Ebola worry for Enyeama

2014-11-14 11:40

Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has urged the Confederation of African Football to postpone AFCON 2015.