Caution: media assumptions that only tactics win gamesBlogs

Caution: media assumptions that only tactics win games

The discussion of tactics in football, which began in the Western media, has spread globally in recent decades. It is…

Gernot Rohr v Clemens Westerhof – Historical ImaginationBlogs

Gernot Rohr v Clemens Westerhof – Historical Imagination

When it comes to the World Cup, it seems quite usual that the name Clemens Westerhof is recalled. Westerhof, of…

Enroute Russia 2018: affirming IheanachoBlogs

Enroute Russia 2018: affirming Iheanacho

The 2018 World Cup is barely four months away and its approach prods us to begin to think about those…

Gernot Rohr Exposes ‘His Hand’ In March InvitationsBlogs

Gernot Rohr Exposes ‘His Hand’ In March Invitations

The recent invitation of players to the national team for the March friendlies against Poland and Serbia is similar to…

Treating the Falcons as an after thought……Blogs

Treating the Falcons as an after thought……

The release, few weeks ago, of fixtures for the WAFU Women competition reminded us that there is still a Nigerian…

Does the CHAN have any Value for Nigeria?Blogs

Does the CHAN have any Value for Nigeria?

Every two years, the African Championship for Nations (CHAN) tournament takes place and one is currently ongoing in Morocco. It…

NPFL: Hope it can recapture the Nigerian fanBlogs

NPFL: Hope it can recapture the Nigerian fan

Understanding how and why the elite football league in Nigeria lost its dominance among Nigerian fans from the early 1990s…

George Weah and the Rise of Football LabourBlogs

George Weah and the Rise of Football Labour

From Muscular Christianity to Presidency The election of George Weah as Liberia’s President marks not just the fulfilment of Weah’s…

The Problem with The African Footballer of the Year AwardBlogs

The Problem with The African Footballer of the Year Award

The annual African Footballer of the Year award is the most prestigious individual silverware that an African footballer can win…

The NFF and their historical disregard for record keepingBlogs

The NFF and their historical disregard for record keeping

The decision by FIFA to fine the NFF and strip the Nigerian national team of a point earned in a…