Nigeria’s decision to ban coach Salisu Yusuf and Lessons to LearnBlogs

Nigeria’s decision to ban coach Salisu Yusuf and Lessons to Learn

The decision to ban national team Assistant Coach, Salisu Yusuf, for a year after he was caught on video accepting…

Nigeria’s Premier League: Can It Be Taken Seriously?Blogs

Nigeria’s Premier League: Can It Be Taken Seriously?

A few days ago, the League Management Company (LMC) met with league owners and stakeholders to announce that it will…

Dual Nationality: What Ozil’s retirement says to NigeriaBlogs

Dual Nationality: What Ozil’s retirement says to Nigeria

The retirement of German international, Mesut Ozil, from international football reverberates globally and has been widely reported in the Nigerian…

Nigeria and the Opportunities of Qatar 2022Blogs

Nigeria and the Opportunities of Qatar 2022

Although Nigeria was eliminated at the group phase of the 2018 World Cup, it was an elimination where Nigeria’s progress…

Observations From First Round of World Cup 2018Blogs

Observations From First Round of World Cup 2018

Group Matches There is no doubt that the World Cup is truly the world’s best tournament. Its accessibility to a…

Russia 2018: The human side to World Cup cutsBlogs

Russia 2018: The human side to World Cup cuts

At this time of a World Cup year, players are cut as the Manager makes decisions on the final 23…

Nigeria’s World Cup: A TEAM v an All Star SelectionBlogs

Nigeria’s World Cup: A TEAM v an All Star Selection

In the last few weeks, particularly after a Nigerian selection played against Atletico Madrid’s selection in Uyo, we have learned…

The Proposed Global Nations League, visualising the chequeBlogs

The Proposed Global Nations League, visualising the cheque

The news that FIFA is seriously considering a Global Nations League along with a new format for a World Clubs…

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…