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Odion Ighalo set for quick return from ankle injury

by Graeme Jackson

Tuesday Apr 25, 2017. 14:00

Odion Ighalo is set to make a quick return from his ankle injury, which is good news for Nigeria ahead ..

Victor Moses gets the nod for the BBC Team of the Week

by Phumzile Ngcatshe

Tuesday Apr 25, 2017. 12:30

Following his stellar performances for Chelsea last weekend, Nigerian striker Victor Moses has been included in the BBC Team of ..

Chelsea missed out on signing Isaac Success three years ago

by Graeme Jackson

Monday Apr 24, 2017. 11:00

Chelsea could have signed Nigerian international Isaac Success in 2014 but they moved too slowly in negotiations. ..

African Stars Watch – As It Happened – 22 April 2017

by Graeme Jackson

Saturday Apr 22, 2017. 22:08

Thank you for joining us on AfricanFootball.com for what was our LIVE African Stars Watch coverage of players in action ..

Okocha: Why Arsenal star Iwobi should not consider loan move

by Austin Ditlhobolo

Saturday Apr 22, 2017. 13:06

Legendary Nigerian midfielder Austin 'Jay-Jay' Okocha has urged his nephew Alex Iwobi not to leave Arsenal on loan next season. ..

Nigeria likely to miss Noah Bazee for AFCON qualifier

by Graeme Jackson

Saturday Apr 22, 2017. 12:00

Nigeria are unlikely to be able to call upon Hannover striker Noah Bazee for their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations ..

Nigeria’s Rivers United confirm Confed Cup progression

by Graeme Jackson

Saturday Apr 22, 2017. 11:00

The group stage line-up for the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup is complete, with Nigeria’s Rivers United confirming their place yesterday. ..

NFF Official: Enyeama free to represent Nigeria again

by Austin Ditlhobolo

Friday Apr 21, 2017. 17:00

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) have insisted that they do not have any issues with Vincent Enyeama, who quit international ..

Moses one of three Chelsea players hit by virus before Man United loss

by Graeme Jackson

Wednesday Apr 19, 2017. 11:00

It has emerged that Nigeria’s Victor Moses was one of three Chelsea players hit by a virus ahead of their ..

NFF official Green gives thumps up to Godswill Akpabio Stadium

by Austin Ditlhobolo

Tuesday Apr 18, 2017. 18:00

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) are satisfied with the current state of the playing turf of Godswill Akpabio International Stadium ..