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Another top Nigerian football coach is dead

The year 2021 is proving to be a rough one for the sporting fraternity in Nigeria as more deaths are been recorded in that sector.The latest casualty is former NFF Technical Director Kashimawo Laloko who passed on Sunday at 76.

  1 year ago ago
Another top Nigerian football coach is dead

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Africa Cup Of Nations Gamble Gernot Rohr Should Take

Taking a teenager to a major tournament is a guaranteed disaster, right?It's what Festus Onigbinde did with Bartholomew Ogbeche in 2002 and we all know how that went.Despite that calamity, however, Gernot Rohr should take a leaf out Onigbinde's book and do it again with Akinkunmi Amoo.

  1 year ago ago
Africa Cup Of Nations Gamble Gernot Rohr Should Take

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Five Nigerian players who have left their mark at the FIFA World Cup

Since 1994, Nigerian players have produced the goods at the FIFA World Cup, lighting up arenas around the globe and providing incredible moments that have gone down in the country's footballing folklore.  We back the clock to highlight the achievements of five Nigerian players who became overnight superstars at the Mundial. You can tell us who you think is the best Nigerian player at the FIFA World Cup by voting at the bottom of the article.  5. Vincent Enyeama (2002 FIFA World Cup) Akwa Ibom-born goalkee

  2 years ago ago
Five Nigerian players who have left their mark at the FIFA World Cup

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Top 8 Best Nigerian-Born Managers Of All Time

In Africa, Nigeria is known as a hotbed for football and has produced some truly great players. But what about its managers? Ademetan Abayomi looks at the 8 best Nigerian-born managers of all time. 8. Festus Onigbinde The Octogenarian has travelled far and wide as a coach.  Coach Onigbinde took up the mantle in Nigeria's silver medal run at Cote d'ivoire 1984 African Cup of Nations. He was also the coach at the 2002 FIFA World Cup in Korea/Japan, where Nigeria were bundled out in the first round. He has se

  2 years ago ago
Top 8 Best Nigerian-Born Managers Of All Time