Tag Archive: Fifa

FIFA affirms Pinnick as NFF president, says Nigeria risks ban over govt. interference
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

Following the crisis that has rocked Nigerian football recently, Gianni...

Gianni Infantino
FIFA sets to review fair play rule
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has signaled that the global football...

Russia: FIFA Fan Fest reaches record 5 million visitors
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow

The Russia 2018 edition of FIFA Fan Fest has already...

Russia 2018: Soccer fans in Ebonyi want Africa to boycott World Cup
Russia 2018: Soccer fans in Ebonyi want Africa to boycott World Cup
by NAN

Football fans in Ebonyi on Friday called on African countries...

FIFA President inaugurates World Cup Broadcast Centre
FIFA President inaugurates World Cup Broadcast Centre
by NAN

The International Broadcast Centre (IBC) was opened on Friday in...

Nigerian trio in Russia for FIFA leadership programme
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Saint Petersburg/Russia

NFF’s Head of Women Football, Ruth David, in company with...

Amaju-Pinnick
World Cup: NFF boss Amaju Pinnick on FIFA duty in Saransk
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Saint Petersburg/Russia

President of the Nigeria Football Federation and Member of the...

Russia 2018: A review of the performance of African teams so far
Russia 2018: A review of the performance of African teams so far
by NAN

All five participating African teams with the exception of Senegal...

FIFA says satisfied with VAR amid controversies
by Anthony Nlebem reporting from Saint Petersburg/Russia

FIFA said it is extremely satisfied with the level of...

2018 World Cup in Russia to cost $10.78 billion
2018 World Cup in Russia to cost $10.78 billion
by EDITOR

With more than four billion fans, football is by far...

Russia 2018: Viewing centres, cable TV biggest beneficiaries
Russia 2018: Viewing centres, cable TV biggest beneficiaries
by SEYI JOHN SALAU

As the on-going Russia 2018 World Cup soccer fiesta progresses,...

FIFA to rake in $6.1bn revenue from 2018 World Cup
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Kaliningrad

According to FIFA financial documents reviewed by the New York...