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Nigeria Rise Nine Places In FIFA Ranking; Cameroon Jump 29 Spots

By James Agberebi: The Super Eagles of Nigeria moved up nine places from 50th to 41st position in the latest FIFA world ranking, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The ranking was released on Thursday on FIFA's official website. The Super Eagles are now seventh in Africa. Newly crowned African champions and Super Eagles 2018 World Cup qualifying group opponents Cameroon's … Read More

FIFA Hammers GIWA, 4 Other With Five-Year Worldwide Ban

World football governing body FIFA has banned five Nigerian football administrators; Christopher Giwa, Muazu Suleyman, Yahaya Adama, Sani Fema and Johnson Effiong for five years for breaching the Nigerian Football Federation’s Statutes and the FIFA Code of Ethics, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The ban  have worldwide effect, FIFA said. The five persons who were banned by the NFF … Read More

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Pinnick Named Into Top FIFA Committee

Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick has been appointed into the Federation of International Football Federation (FIFA) Organising Committee for Competitions. This was confirmed by the NFF on their official website on Thursday. At FIFA'a 66th Congress in Mexico City on 12th – 13th May 2016, and in accordance with the revised FIFA Statutes that came … Read More