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FIFA reject Nigerian FA meeting request

FIFA have declined a meeting with a Nigerian delegation, as the NFF try to settle the country's football crisis.

Counting the cost of Nigeria's football crisis

Nigerian football has suffered a number of setbacks since the years-long simmering dispute between its leaders boiled over properly in July.

Women's Under-20 World Cup

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England W U20 2-1 Netherlands W U20 Quarter Final

England's Georgia Stanway's 23rd minute goal was enough to take England to the semifinals of the FIFA Women's Under-20 World Cup.

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Hard-fighting Falconets crash out of World Cup

Nigeria's Falconets have been knocked out of the 2018 FIFA U20 Women's World Cup after a 2-1 loss to Spain on Thursday in Concarneau.

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Who will follow Victor Moses into Nigeria retirement?

Here are five Nigeria players who could possibly call time on their own international careers, for various reasons, in the near future.

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Victor Moses' five best Super Eagles outings

KwesèESPN highlights five moments of Victor Moses' brilliant international career which came to a surprisingly early end this week.

Moses announces international retirement

Chelsea winger Victor Moses stunned the Nigerian football community by announcing his international retirement.

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Players Abroad

Returning Sheyi Ojo wants to play key role for Liverpool

The Anglo-Nigerian wideman has returned from a loan spell at Fulham and is keen to feature for the Reds this term.

Chelsea set to loan Aina to PSV Eindhoven - sources

Chelsea defender Ola Aina is closing in on a loan move to PSV Eindhoven, sources have told ESPN FC.

Moses Simon completes Levante switch

The Nigeria international has signed for the Spanish side on a five-year deal.

Musa moves to Al-Nassr FC

Football

Musa reveals outrageous reception upon Saudi Arabia arrival

The Nigeria forward has shared a clip of the remarkable airport greeting he received after signing for Al-Nassr FC.

Musa seals big-money Al-Nassr switch

Nigeria international forward Ahmed Musa has sealed a big-money transfer from Premier League side Leicester City to Al-Nassr of Saudi Arabia.

Tanzania

Amokachi backs Amunike to succeed after Tanzania mix-up

The former Nigeria striker was initially reported to have been taking over with Tanzania, rather than his ex-teammate.

Tanzania appoint Nigeria legend Emmanuel Amunike

The Taifa Stars have named the Super Eagles great as Salum Mayanga's successor.

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Ikeme's retirement

Nigeria offer Carl Ikeme coaching role

The NFF have announced plans to send Carl Ikeme on a coaching course and ultimately offer him a role as a member of the Super Eagles' coaching team.

Why does Nigeria love Carl Ikeme?

The outpouring of affection for Carl Ikeme across Nigeria on the day of his retirement is positive proof that he is in the hearts of the nation.

Nigeria keeper Ikeme quits after cancer battle

Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has announced his retirement from football after a year-long battle with acute leukaemia, the Premier

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Anthony Joshua's next fight confirmed

Joshua: Forget Povetkin, I want 'big gun' Wilder

Anthony Joshua admits he is looking past upcoming opponent Alexander Povetkin with eyes on a huge mega-fight against Deontay Wilder, stating he'd be "very annoyed" if a deal couldn't be agreed.

Joshua loses cool in 'Big Baby' Miller confrontation

Anthony Joshua was involved in an explosive exchange of words with Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller during his news conference with Alexander Povetkin in New York.

Joshua talks Wembley, Wilder and fighting the next AJ

Anthony Joshua reaffirms his determination to fight Deontay Wilder, and looks even further into the future.

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Joshua: Povetkin, Wilder all part of my legacy

Anthony Joshua says he remains focused on his goal of unifying the heavyweight division ahead of facing Alexander Povetkin.

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Nigeria

Players Abroad

Awoniyi and Nigerians to watch in Belgium

Ahead of Friday's big kickoff in Belgium, KweséESPN profiles five Nigerians to watch out for in the Jupiler League this season.

Balogun relishing Premier League challenge

Nigerian defender Leon Balogun is relishing the competition he has to overcome to seal a regular starting berth at Brighton.

CAF Competitions

CAF Champions League: Star performers from the weekend's games

Which of the continent's stars stole the show in Africa's premier club competition this weekend?

Raja crush ASEC to take charge of Confederation Cup group

Zakaria Hadraf scored twice as Raja Casablanca went top of their CAF Confederation Cup Group A with a comprehensive 4-0 win over ASEC Mimosas.

Esperance, Mazembe reach CAF Champions League quarter finals

Esperance and Tout Puissant Mazembe joined Etoile du Sahel in the CAF Champions League quarter finals after matchday four.

NFF Crisis

Nigerian football crisis over after government intervention

Nigeria's football crisis appears to be over after President Muhammadu Buhari weighed in and directed all parties to follow FIFA statutes.

CAF Competitions

We are on course for quarterfinals - Kerr

Gor Mahia head coach Dylan Kerr believes his team is on course to reach the quarterfinals of the CAF Confederation Cup.

Enyimba claim vital win over WAC

Enyimba claimed a vital 1-0 home win over Williamsville AC to move to the top of their Group C in the CAF Confederation Cup.

Sundowns stunned in Togo

Mamelodi Sundowns' CAF Champions League hopes suffered a blow after they lost 1-0 at Group C minnows AS Togo-Port in Lome on Tuesday.

Nigeria

Onyekuru completes Galatasaray loan switch

The 21-year-old failed for a second successive year to qualify for a work permit to play in the English Premier League, and the move means he will play outside of Belgium for the first time since 2015.

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NPFL goal king Okpotu joins Difaa El Jadida

The Moroccan side have signed the reigning NPFL top scorer from Lobi Stars on a three-year deal.

Sadiq excited to work with Gerrard at Rangers

Umar Sadiq has revealed that the allure of working under Steven Gerrard was influential in his decision to sign for Glasgow Rangers.

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