ARTICLES RELATING TO NIGERIA

Nigeria name squad to face Bafana

2014-08-20 08:40

Nigeria have announced the 23 players that will take part in the two AFCON qualifiers.

Keshi gets improved Nigeria offer

2014-07-31 09:18

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) confirmed they are finalising a new deal for national coach Stephen Keshi.

Keshi in talks for extension

2014-07-24 20:12

The Nigeria Football Federation have announced that they are set to begin talks with Stephen Keshi over a new contract.

FIFA to bench Nigeria FA

2014-07-09 20:00

FIFA has suspended Nigeria from international competition after their government fired football leaders after their SWC exit.

Onazi recovering well

2014-07-08 13:48

Injured Nigeria star Ogenyi Onazi says he expects to be fully recovered from injury and back on the pitch in two weeks.

Nigeria risk FIFA ban

2014-07-04 11:21

Nigeria risk an international ban due to government interference after a court sacked the NFF's executive committee.

Onazi accepts Matuidi apology

2014-07-02 13:38

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has accepted an apology from France midfielder Blaise Matuidi after a horror tackle.

Enyeama ponders retirement

2014-07-01 14:38

Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama is considering his international future after bowing out of the World Cup on Monday night.

Keshi quits as Nigeria coach

2014-07-01 13:02

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has stepped down from his post after the country's elimination from the SWC, FIFA has confirmed.

Nigeria's Keshi blasts referee

2014-06-30 22:51

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has hit out at American referee Mark Geiger after his side lost to France in the World Cup last 16.

Preview: France v Nigeria

2014-06-30 11:11

Nigeria take on the undefeated French side tonight in a match crucial to African hopes at the 2014 Soccer World Cup.

Keshi: No dispute with Moses

2014-06-27 11:56

Nigeria national team coach Stephen Keshi has played down talk that he had a spat with Victor Moses.

Babatunde out of World Cup

2014-06-26 22:40

Nigeria midfielder Michael Babatunde is ruled out of the SWC with a broken arm after being hit by a shot in their final group game.

Keshi wants ruthless Eagles

2014-06-26 09:28

Stephen Keshi believes his Nigeria side showed "too much respect" to Argentina following their defeat in Porto Alegre on Wednesday.

As it happened: Nigeria v Argentina

2014-06-25 20:00

Relive this cracking Group F encounter between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Argentina.

Nigeria face Messi's Argentina

2014-06-24 12:17

Nigeria face already qualified Argentina in Porto Alegre on Wednesday with a first appearance in the last 16 since 1998 within grasp.

Odemwingie basks in glory

2014-06-22 15:00

Nigeria had returning striker Peter Odemwingie to thank for delivering them their first World Cup win since 1998.

Sombre Nigeria look for boost

2014-06-21 10:26

The bomb attack that killed at least 21 people watching a SWC game in Nigeria has cast a sombre shadow over the African champions.

10 must read SWC stories

2014-06-19 09:18

The Soccer World Cup is in full swing, here are the top 10 articles that every sleep deprived fan should be reading.

Okocha blames Keshi for draw

2014-06-17 13:11

Former captain Jay-Jay Okocha blamed Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi for the team's dropping two points in a draw against Iran.

Nigeria, Iran in dull draw

2014-06-16 23:06

Iran and Nigeria have laboured to the first stalemate of an otherwise scintillating World Cup with a dismal goalless draw.

Bafana interest in Group F

2014-06-15 19:09

The vacant Bafana Bafana coaching role provides an interesting backdrop to Nigeria's opening Group F clash with Iran.

'Serious business' for Eagles

2014-06-12 15:00

Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi says the side are geared up for "serious business" at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Uzoenyi back in Nigeria mix

2014-06-09 12:34

Ejike Uzoenyi is on his way to the FIFA World Cup after being recalled to the Nigeria squad to replace Elderson Echiejile.

Nigeria united ahead of SWC

2014-06-05 13:10

Peter Odemwingie says the Nigeria camp is united and in great spirits ahead of the Soccer World Cup.

 

Nigeria close to keeping Keshi

2014-08-07 17:30

Stephen Keshi is set to sign a new contract as Nigeria coach, the Nigeria Football Federation have announced.

NFF desperate to keep Keshi

2014-07-25 14:52

The Nigeria Football Federation's acting president, Mike Umeh, is confident that Stephen Keshi will stay on as coach.

Nigeria FA boss dismissed

2014-07-24 18:09

The executive board of the Nigeria Football Federation have dismissed president Aminu Maigari after he was impeached.

Esin: Mikel was a big flop

2014-07-08 14:00

Former Nigeria star Etim Esin has slammed John Obi Mikel for his performances at the World Cup in the iconic number 10 jersey.

FIFA sets deadline for Nigeria

2014-07-05 09:36

The world football governing body, FIFA, has handed Nigeria a deadline to reinstate their football federation.

Ambrose: Best squad ever

2014-07-03 09:46

Efe Ambrose believes the current crop of Super Eagles players could be "the best team Nigeria will ever produce".

Keshi: Nigeria split not formal

2014-07-02 07:35

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says he is "shocked" by reports that he has resigned after his side's Soccer World Cup defeat.

Mikel: Giroud intended elbow

2014-07-01 14:27

Nigeria midfielder John Obi Mikel insists that Olivier Giroud deliberately elbowed him in their defeat to France last night.

Keshi - SWC exit painful

2014-07-01 07:25

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says that his side's Soccer World Cup elimination by France in the last 16 was "painful".

As it happened: France v Nigeria

2014-06-30 20:00

A recap of how the action unfolded in the SWC Last 16 match between France and Nigeria in Brasilia.

Europe out to spoil Africa's day

2014-06-30 09:23

European powerhouses Germany and France block the way for Nigeria and Algeria to make some World Cup history on Monday.

Nigeria in bonus drama

2014-06-27 10:29

Nigeria reportedly boycotted training on Thursday as they looked to secure additional bonuses for reaching the last 16 of the World Cup.

World Cup over for Babatunde?

2014-06-26 13:03

Michael Babatunde is doubtful to feature again at the 2014 World Cup after suffering a suspected broken hand.

Nigeria lose, but progress

2014-06-25 20:23

Lionel Messi has scored twice as Argentina beat Nigeria in the World Cup, with both teams advancing to the second round.

Enyeama cools Messi contest

2014-06-25 11:22

Nigerian vice captain Vincent Enyeama is attempting to downplay the personal duel between himself and Argentina's Lionel Messi.

Maigari wants Brazil present

2014-06-24 10:33

Aminu Maigari celebrates his birthday on Wednesday, and says it would be "very special" if Nigeria could also beat Argentina.

As it happened: Nigeria v Bosnia

2014-06-21 17:00

Recap the Soccer World Cup match between Nigeria and Bosnia.

Kanu: Eagles can win group

2014-06-19 14:22

Nwankwo Kanu is confident Nigeria have the quality and ability to see off Bosnia and Argentina in their remaining group matches.

Bomb blast rocks Nigeria

2014-06-18 11:39

Nigeria has been rocked by a bomb explosion at a World Cup viewing centre in the state of Yobe which left seven people dead.

Keshi: We looked nervous

2014-06-17 10:13

Stephen Keshi felt Nigeria were "nervous and unsettled" against Iran on Monday as the two sides' Group F opener finished goalless.

Africa can win the SWC - Keshi

2014-06-16 11:42

African sides are as good as any at the SWC and one could end up winning it in Brazil, believes Nigerian coach Stephen Keshi.

Ivory Coast hold Africa’s hopes

2014-06-13 11:13

Wits coach Gavin Hunt discuss their strengths, weaknesses and overall chances of the five African sides at the 2014 SWC.

Maigari: Nigeria will be ready

2014-06-09 12:56

Nigeria Football Federation president Alhaji Aminu Maigari believes the national team will do the country proud at the World Cup.

Ivory Coast best Africa bet?

2014-06-09 12:26

The 'Elephants' of Cote d'Ivoire will be the best performing African side at this year's SWC - if bookmakers are to be believed...

SWC 2014 preview: Group F

2014-06-04 15:00

Sport24's Wade Pretorius previews Group F at the 2014 SWC and reckons that Argentina may go all the way.

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