2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
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Ndidi - Nigeria ignoring Bafana history

Nigeria won't be thinking about their impressive record against Bafana Bafana when they face the South Africans next month, says Wilfred Ndidi.

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2dDami Ugbane, KweséESPN

Depleted Nigeria attack to face Corsica

Ahead of Friday's international friendly match between Nigeria and Corsica, the Super Eagles will struggle to field a formidable forward line.

3dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Wilfred Ndidi: Life on the Fox lane

Back in December, an assertion on social media that Wilfred Ndidi was better than N'Golo Kante was met with not a little derision.

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3dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Ahmed Musa to open N500m sports complex

Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa will open a sports complex estimated to be worth about N500 million in Kano next month.

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4dDami Ugbane, KweséESPN

Port Harcourt agog for NPFL second round

The second round of the Nigeria Professional Football League commences on Saturday following a 5-week break with a game at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in

4dDami Ugbane, KweséESPN

5 Things to expect from second stage of NPFL

Here are 5 possible things to look out for ahead of the commencement of the second round of the Nigeria Professional Football League on Saturday.

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5dColin Udoh

NPFL title race takes shape in home stretch

Can anyone dislodge Plateau United from the summit? After nearly three weeks of rest, it's all to play for in the business end of the NPFL season.

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6dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Onyekuru gets Nigeria call

KAS Eupen forward Henry Onyekuru has been called up by Nigeria for friendly matches against Corsica and Togo.

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6dColin Udoh

Nigeria's baffling Onyekuru omission

Henry Onyekuru, one of Nigeria's top scorers in Europe and subject transfer rumours, is a baffling omission from next week's friendly vs. Corsica.

7dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Payment process begins for Nigeria coaches

Following on the heels of their new partnership with Aiteo Group, the NFF have begun the process of clearing wages owed to national team coaches.

7dAanu Adeoye, KweséESPN

What went wrong for Iheanacho at Man City?

The second act of Kelechi Iheanacho's Manchester City career had a pre-determined path, instead, it turned out to be a disappointing one.

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8dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Wonderkids of the U-17 Afcon - Where are they now?

In previous years, the U-17 Nations Cup has afforded fans of the African game a first glimpse of some of the brightest young talents on the continent.

9dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Gombe United hit with N3.25m fine

Gombe United have been handed fines totaling N3.25 million in addition to a two-match stadium ban following the crowd trouble against Rangers.

10dKweséESPN reporter

CCC: Easy win for champions TP Mazembe

Holders TP Mazembe Englebert of DR Congo got off to a winning start on the opening weekend of the expanded group phase of the CAF Confederation Cup.

14dNick Said, KweséESPN

FIFA confirm nine places for Africa

Africa could have as many as 10 teams competing at the 2026 World Cup after the allocation for places at the 48-nation competition was ratified.

14dDami Ugbane, KweséESPN

Rivers United sign Ayo Saka

CAF Confederation Cup campaigners, Rivers United have strengthened their squad with the addition of five new players, including a Malian import.

RankingsInternational Friendly

Goal Difference0Tied-42nd
Goals Scored1Tied-53rd
Goals Conceded1Tied-22nd