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Former Enyimba defender Chima Akas joins Swedish top-fight outfit Kalmar FF

The Nigeria international has been rewarded by the Swedish club with a permanent deal after impressing on trial

Iheanacho pleased with virtuoso display against Fleetwood Town

The Nigeria international was on song as the Foxes cruised to the fourth round of the competition

Desire Oparanozie excited after inspiring Guingamp to victory

The Nigeria forward was on target for the French side as they defeated their visitors in Sunday's women topflight encounter

Nigeria 0-0 Rwanda: Amavubi hold lacklustre Super Eagles

Sunday Faleye and Rabiu Ali both struck the woodwork for the Eagles but they deserved nothing out a game in which they were below average

Our approach worked against South Africa, admits Nigeria's Danjuma

The Falconets secured a first leg win in Polokwane and the gaffer says their game plan to win was successfully executed.

Rwanda want a winning start against Nigeria - Antonie Hey

The Amavubi will commence their CHAN 2018 campaign against the Super Eagles, and the gaffer is confident they can begin with a win

Rwanda will be dangerous for Nigeria - Salisu Yusuf

The Super Eagles B will face the Amavubi in the CHAN 2018 opener and the tactician admits their opponent will appear difficult

​Hannover 96 condemn racial abuse towards Mainz 05’s Leon Balogun and Anthony Ujah

The Nigeria internationals reported that they were victims of racial abuse in Saturday’s Bundeliga encounter at the HDI-Arena

H+K Nigeria bags LaLiga

H+K Nigeria bags LaLiga

H+K Nigeria bags LaLiga

GALLERY: Akwa United subdue Enugu Rangers in Uyo

Goals from Debutant Kelly Kester and Dennis Nya gave the Promise Keepers a good start to the 2017-18 Nigeria Professional Football League season

Kano Pillars' Lokosa thrilled with season-opening goal

The Sai Masu Gida striker is over the moon after he netted the first goal of the Nigeria Professional Football League season

Maude Khumalo rues South Africa's profligacy after Nigeria loss

Basetsana were punished for their wastefulness against the Falconets, according to their handler

South Africa 0-2 Nigeria: Falconets edge closer to U20 Women's World Cup

Having secured a first leg win in Polokwane, Christopher Danjuma's ladies moved an inch closer to booking their place in France 2018

Nigeria team group before the match

Nigeria team group before the match. Action Images via Reuters / Peter Cziborra Livepic

Arsene Wenger faulted for playing Alex Iwobi vs. Chelsea

The Gunners legend is unhappy with Wenger’s decision to field the Nigeria international on Wednesday against the Blues following his recent scandal

England friendly will test Nigeria's readiness for World Cup - Rohr

The Super Eagles will play against the Three Lions at the Wembley Stadium in June as part of their preparation for Russia 2018

Wafu Women's Cup draw: Nigeria face Benin, Ghana play Cote d'Ivoire

The west African Zone B tourney group-stage draw has been made in Abidjan, with Nigeria to face Benin in Group B, while Ghana face the hosts

Eskilstuna United sign Ngozi Okobi from Vittsjo

Having seen out her contract with Vittjso, the Nigeria midfielder has completed a move to the Swedish women's top division side

England confirm Nigeria friendly

The Three Lions will take on Gernot Rohr’s men at the Wembley Stadium in June ahead of their World Cup campaign

England to face Nigeria and Costa Rica in 2018 World Cup warm-up friendlies

England to face Nigeria and Costa Rica in 2018 World Cup warm-up friendlies

England set for World Cup warm-up games against Nigeria and Costa Rica

England set for World Cup warm-up games against Nigeria and Costa Rica

Go Round FC are 2016-17 Nigeria National League champions

A brace from Solomon Nwachukwu handed the Omoku outfit the trophy as the overall winner of the country’s second division

Nigeria U20 women depart for South Africa on Wednesday

Christopher Danjuma's ladies will leave the country on Wednesday for their World Cup qualifier clash with Basetsana on Saturday

Ajibade helps Nigeria U20 women hold Super Lion in friendly

The forward strike ensured Christopher Danjuma's ladies avoid defeat against the FCT boys at the Fifa Goal Project pitch, Abuja

CHAN 2018: Nigeria B jet out for Morocco on Monday

Salisu Yusuf's side will depart for the north African country on Monday ahead of their African Nations Championship campaign

Namibia hold Nigeria's foes, Rwanda in pre-CHAN friendly

The 10-man east African were forced to a draw by the southern African side in a pre-CHAN friendly in Tunis on Sunday

Xavier Amaechi signs first professional contract with Arsenal

The Nigeria-born winger celebrated his birthday in the best possible way with a deal that ties him down at the Emirates Stadium

Anthony Ujah scores on Mainz 05 return

The Nigeria international marked his return to the O-Fives with a goal in a tune-up game against the Swiss Super League outfit

Centurion Joel Obi limps off as Niang ends goal drought in Torino’s win over Bologna

The Nigeria midfielder could only play for few minutes as the Senegal international ended an 11-game goal drought at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino

Former Stars coach names Rwanda Chan squad

Rwanda are pitted in group C alongside Libya, Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria

POLL: Who will win the African Nations Championship?

With defending champions DR Congo unable to defend their title, the stage is set for Morocco, Nigeria, Libya and Cameroon to make history

POLL: Who will win the African Nations Championship?

With defending champions DR Congo unable to defend their title, the stage is set for Morocco, Nigeria, Libya and Cameroon to make history

POLL: Who will win the African Nations Championship?

With defending champions DR Congo unable to defend their title, the stage is set for Morocco, Nigeria, Libya and Cameroon to make history

Nigeria player ratings have dropped, says former sports minister Kaoje

The administrator bemused the low participation of the country's footballers in the awards

Argentina legend Alfio Basile highlights Nigeria’s weakness

The Super Eagles will meet Jorge Sampaoli’s star-studded side at the global showpiece, and in his assessment of Rohr’s side, the icon has reservations

EXTRA TIME: John Ogu works out on the street of Lagos

The Super Eagles midfielder found a perfect way to get fit and stay in shape while enjoying his break in Nigeria

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