• Why I almost fired Emmanuel Amuneke – Pinnick, NFF reveals

    Why I almost fired Emmanuel Amuneke – Pinnick, NFF reveals

    Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation, has revealed that the Golden Eaglets’ handler, Emmanuel Amuneke, was almost fired after a dismal outing at the African Cadets Championship in Niger.

    Pinnick stated this in the Golden Eaglets’ locker room soon after they beat Mexico 4-2 on Thursday at the Estadio Municipal Ester Roa.

    The NFF boss, who sang and danced, but was quick to refocus the history-chasing Coach Emmanuel Amuneke-led side.

    “Today, you convinced Nigerians you are the best and I want […]

  • NFF debunks rumours of Oliseh’s resignation

    NFF debunks rumours of Oliseh’s resignation

    Report gathered that President of the Nigeria Football federation (NFF) Melvin Amaju Pinnick has debunked claims in some quarters that Super Eagles chief coach Sunday oliseh has resigned from the plum job.

    Pinnick described the rumour that Oliseh resigned from the job hence his hurried movement out of the Eagles’ camp in Port Harcourt as another lie from the pit hell, enthused thus in a terse text message to SportingLife on Friday evening that: “How? not true.”

    SportingLife‘s further porbe on the […]

  • Why I dumped Nigerian games for Wembley– Amaju Pinnick shares reasons

    Why I dumped Nigerian games for Wembley– Amaju Pinnick shares reasons

    The Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has fired back at those who criticised his trip to England to watch the Community Shield game between Arsenal and Chelsea rather than watching any of the two Nigerian teams that were involved in international matches.

    The U-23 Eagles and the Super Falcons were involved in matches leading up to the Rio 2016 Olympic games on Sunday. Some Nigerians who spoke on different radio and television programmes insisted that it would have made better […]