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…

2018 FIFA World Cup Draws: Is It Really the Group of Death?Blogs

2018 FIFA World Cup Draws: Is It Really the Group of Death?

Each World Cup year it has become chic for the media to claim that Nigeria has been drawn in a…

Moses, African Footballer of 2017 and the Question of CAF?Blogs

Moses, African Footballer of 2017 and the Question of CAF?

Since 2013, no Nigerian has come close to being named African footballer of the year as Victor Moses is this…

Re-Thinking Seeding of Teams at the World Cup Group PhaseBlogs

Re-Thinking Seeding of Teams at the World Cup Group Phase

With December 1st quickly approaching for the determination of World Cup groups, it is time to talk about the FIFA…

World Cup 2018: Why Expectations of Major Changes Unrealistic for Super EaglesBlogs

World Cup 2018: Why Expectations of Major Changes Unrealistic for Super Eagles

Gernot Rohr, in preparations for upcoming games against Algeria and Argentina, provides a clear sign that no one should expect…