Nwosu: AFCON New June/July Schedule, 24-Team Format Will Lift African Football

By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Nigeria international Henry Nwosu has expressed his delight at the decision of the executive committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to move the Africa Cup of Nations timetable from January and February to June and July, Completesportsnrigeria.com reports The CAF executives on Thursday evening rounded off its two-day symposium on the development of football … Read More

CAF Change AFCON Calendar, Increase Teams To 24

   The Confederation of African Football have reached a consensus to make radical changes to the football calendar. In a release sent to Completesportsnigeria.com on Thursday, the African governing body outlined some of the decisions taken at their symposium in Rabat, Morocco. One of the key resolutions is the shift from January/February to June/July for the … Read More

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Onigbinde Backs CAF’s Plan For AFCON Expansion

  By Izuchukwu Okosi‎: Former FIFA and CAF instructor Adegboye Onigbinde has thumbed up the plan of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to increase the number of participating countries at the Africa Cup of Nations from 16 to 24, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. CAF are holding a two-day symposium on the development of African football in Rabat, Morocco … Read More

CAF Confirms Dates For CHAN 2018 First Round Qualifiers; Nigeria Start Race In 2nd Round Vs Togo Or Benin Rep.

By Izuchukwu Okosi: The Confederation of African Football,  CAF,  on Thursday evening announced fixtures for the first round of the 2018 Championship for African Nations (CHAN) qualifiers, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria have been drawn bye along with Ghana,  Niger,  Cote D'd'Ivoire and Burkina Faso. Nigeria Will face either Togo or Benin Republic … Read More

Music Freak, Onigbinde: I Relax With Inspirational Songs; My Son Gboyega Taking After Me As Football Coach

 By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Super Eagles coach, Chief Adegboye onigbinde's favourite pastime is listening to inspirational songs, the onetime CAF and FIFA instructor has told Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The former Shooting Stars of Ibadan coach spoke exclusively to Completesportsnigeria.com on Saturday on what he does often as hobby to  unwind. "I listen to traditional music because of their motivational and philosophical … Read More