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John Obi Mikel omitted from Nigeria squad; Ayews settle in Premier League
ESPN FC (blog)
The biggest news out of the ANC squad announcements was new Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh's decision to leave out Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel, who last played for the Super Eagles in November. Oliseh claimed he was unable to reach Mikel, ...
Enugu Rangers fundraiser brings Nigerian soccer legends to Duluth
Gwinnettdailypost.com
Those coming in from Nigeria include Christian Chukwu, Emmanuel Okala and Ifeanyi Onyedika, who were members of the Nigerian National Team that won the African Cup in 1980 with a 3-0 win over Algeria. Charles Okonkwo, Tony Orji and Michael ...
Can Oliseh Restore Nigeria's Soft Power in Soccer?
AllAfrica.com
The appointment of Sunday Oliseh as head coach of Nigeria's national soccer team in July presents another opportunity to restore the country's soft power in sports. The nation now looks up to him to help restore the days of glory the round leather ...
Toure missing as Ivory Coast launches African title defense
Macon Telegraph
Manchester City's Yaya Toure, right, keeps the ball from Watford's Jose Manuel Jurado during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Watford at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Aug. 29, 2015. ... Nigeria ...
Bolu Akinyode talks his football journey from Nigeria to the RBNY academy to ...
Once A Metro
He hasn't left the club since. Akinyode says his transition was tough, especially with fitting in at school, and not knowing where to play soccer. He was a highly-rated prospect back in Nigeria, even appearing in some youth national team camps at the ...
Nwankwo: Celebrating Nigeria's Soccer Ambassador!
Daily Times Nigeria
Fondly called 'Kujah' by soccer fans,Nwankwo has revealed his plans to commence a programme to assist in raising big stars for the senior national team following the poor results recorded by the Super Eagles in recent time. He began the interview by ...
Jurgen Klinsmann interview, Part II
Washington Post
Earlier, I posted a formal story about Jurgen Klinsmann and the U.S. national soccer team ahead of the Peru friendly Friday at RFK Stadium. Here are additional excerpts from the conversation … On the Gold Cup disappointment … “I was very upset with ...
Is DeAndre Yedlin's loan to Sunderland a good move for his career?
ESPN FC (blog)
It partly explains the paradox of Altidore's time there, where he could do no right in front of goal, yet he could return to the national team and bury goals like nothing was happening elsewhere. In a way, it wasn't. When you're in the world of North ...

Nigeria Football Association Info & Statistics

History Founded: 1945, Affiliated: 1960
Uniform Jerseys: Green/white, Shorts:Green/white, Stockings:Green/white
Website http://www.nigeriaff.org
World Cup Appearances 5: (1994, 1998, 2002, 2010, 2014)
Continental Titles First: CAN (1980, 1994, 2013)
Second: CAN (1984, 1988, 1990, 2000)
Best Results First: FIFA U-17 World Cup Final (1985, 1993, 2007, 2013), Olympic Football Tournament Final (1996)
Second: FIFA U-17 World Cup Final (1987, 2001, 2009), FIFA U-20 World Cup Final (1989, 2005), Olympic Football Tournament Final (2008), FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Final (2010, 2014)
Third: FIFA U-20 World Cup Final (1985)
Fourth: FIFA Confederations Cup (1995), FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Final (2012)

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