Two struggling teams in the Nigeria Professional Football League, Rivers United and Shooting Stars, meet on Saturday in a matchday 26 fixture.
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Colin Udoh argues that Nigeria's two players' unions need to put their egos aside to prevent another sad tale like that of Kelechi Emeteole.
Tady Etekiama scored twice in the first half to set up AS Vita Club for their first victory of the African Champions League group phase, resurrecting
Three of the top four Nigerian PFL teams are away from home on match day 25, so log changes can be expected at the conclusion of the matches.
Nigeria are considering a change to both the date and venue for their 2019 World Cup qualifier against Cameroon later this year.
After the shock Afcon qualifying defeat to South Africa, Colin Udoh looks at five players Nigeria need back for the double-header against Cameroon.
Christian Pyagbara's goal a minute from full time sealed a Akwa United a 2-0 home win against Wikki Tourists on Wednesday.
Mfon Udoh is gunning for an unprecedented record of becoming only the first player to twice win the NPFL top scorer award in his career.
It was an intriguing football weekend in Nigeria, as league leaders Plateau United suffered defeat and Ifeanyi Ubah lost their home invincibility.
The NFF have finally paid the first batch of back wages owed to coaches after receiving a first tranche of payments from its new sponsor Aiteo Group.
The NPFL is inching closer to its conclusion, and as this weekend's action proved, the drama shows no sign of easing off.
Nigeria football officials will hold two crisis meetings this week following the Super Eagles' 2-0 AFCON defeat by South Africa.
KweséESPN's Colin Udoh highlights five takeaways from Nigeria's 2-0 Afcon qualifying defeat to South Africa.
Guinea stunned Ivory Coast and South Africa ended their Nigerian hoodoo on a day of shocks in the 2019 African Nations Cup qualifiers on Saturday.
South Africa ended their 25-year winless streak against Nigeria in spectacular fashion, winning 2-0 in a 2019 African Nations Cup qualifier in Uyo.
South Africa coach Stuart Baxter has named his side for the Nations Cup qualifier against Nigeria on Saturday, restoring Tokelo Rantie to the line-up.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr confessed on Thursday that his biggest problem is which players to pick for his starting XI against South Africa.
IIt has been 25 years since Nigeria first played South Africa when the Super Eagles handed Bafana Bafana a rude welcome to competitive football.
Chelsea's Victor Moses has backed his Nigeria team-mates to win against South Africa in Saturday's 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr blamed inexperience after his team opened their 2019 African Nations Cup qualifier with a 2-0 home loss to South Africa.
Midfielder Ogenyi Onazi says poor decision-making in the final third cost Nigeria in their 2-0 defeat to South Africa on Saturday.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has backed goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi who was singled out for criticism by many for Nigeria's hoke defeat to South Africa.
South Africa's footballers may find themselves cursing their luck when Nigeria striker Ahmed Musa lines up against them on Saturday in an African Cup