• Family cries out over Delta government’s unfulfilled promise to Keshi

    Family cries out over Delta government’s unfulfilled promise to Keshi

    Family members of Late Stephen Keshi, former Super Eagles Head Coach, have cried out over the failure of the Delta State Government to fulfill the promise of building a house made to Keshi, three years after.

    Immediate past Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, had on Thursday, February 14, 2013 during a reception in Asaba for the victorious national team which won the African Cup of Nations in South Africa promised that the state government would build a house for Keshi.

    The coach from Illah, […]

  • Keshi, Amodu’s deaths spiritual – Taribo

    Keshi, Amodu’s deaths spiritual – Taribo

    Taribo West, former Super Eagles defender, has claimed that the recent deaths of Stephen Keshi and Amodu Shuaibu are ‘spiritual’ and advised that his generation of footballers must be prayerful.

    Amodu, 58, died in his sleep in the early hours of Saturday after complaining of chest pains on Friday night.

    The death of the former Orlando Pirates manager came four days after his former assistant in the national team, Keshi, died of alleged cardiac arrest.

    “Our generation is under attack; we have to […]

  • Keshi died of distress and pains – Brother-in-law

    Keshi died of distress and pains – Brother-in-law

    Nigeria yesterday lost one of its illustrious sportsmen, Stephen Keshi, who previously captained and coached the national team, the Super Eagles.

    Keshi reportedly died of “pains and distress.”

    His death came just about six months after his wife, Kate, passed on and was buried in January this year.

    Keshi’s sudden passage came as a shock to Nigerians, sports officials, enthusiasts, fans, friends, associates and contemporaries who mourn and pour tributes on him.

    The football legend died at the Faith Mediplex Hospital located off Airport […]

  • Fans unhappy with Keshi’s return to the super eagles

    Fans unhappy with Keshi’s return to the super eagles

    Report gathered that soccer fans in Kaduna on Wednesday expressed disappointment with the re-appointment of Stephen Keshi as coach of the Super Eagles by the Nigeria Football Federation.

    The coach was on Tuesday re-engaged for two years after a prolonged re-negotiation of his contract.

    Those who spoke with newsmen in Kaduna said that his return was not acceptable as he failed to secure the country the ticket to the last Africa Cup of Nations staged in Equatorial Guinea.

    John Fwah, a former Sports […]

  • NFF set to renew Keshi’s contract for two years on Friday

    NFF set to renew Keshi’s contract for two years on Friday

    It was revealed that the Stephen Keshi, the out-of-job Super Eagles Head Coach, is expected to sign a two-year contract extension with the Nigeria Football Federation on April 17.
    The contract, when signed, will see Keshi return as Super Eagles handler after his initial contract with the NFF expired after the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil in 2014.
    Mohammed Sanusi, the Secretary-General of the NFF, told newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday that the contract, which would be signed on Friday, would […]

  • Keshi’s contract renewed, he resumes work as Eagles Coach – Pinnick

    Keshi’s contract renewed, he resumes work as Eagles Coach – Pinnick

     

    Mr. Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has disclosed that Stephen Keshi could resume work as Eagles coach on Wednesday if he agrees on a new contract.

    Keshi’s initial three-year deal ended after he led Nigeria to the Round of 16 at last year’s World Cup in Brazil and he has since been working without a contract.

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    “We have concluded on the contract of Keshi. It should get to him by Tuesday (today) and if he is fine […]

  • NFF to determine Keshi’s fate tomorrow, Feb 10th 2015

    NFF to determine Keshi’s fate tomorrow, Feb 10th 2015

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    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical and Development Committee will meet on Tuesday February 10 in Abuja to discuss issues relating to the future of the Super Eagles’ technical crew among others pertinent issues.

    The Vice Chairman of the NFF’s Technical and Development Committee, Alhaji Ahmed Yusuf Fresh told Goal that the committee has a lot of issues to address but the most pressing of them is the fate of the senior national team […]

  • Do not renew Keshi’s contract – Sambawa, former Minister of Sports

    Do not renew Keshi’s contract – Sambawa, former Minister of Sports

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    Dr. Sa’idu Sumaila Sambawa, former Minister of Sports, has advised the Nigeria Football Federation not to renew the contract of Coach Stephen Keshi or any of the other coaches currently in the technical crew of the national team.

    Sambawa who was speaking in a television interview in Abuja aired Tuesday, said his advice was informed by the need to get a technically sound coach who would chart a new course for the […]

  • Stephen Keshi lost Equatorial Guinea’s contract job

    Stephen Keshi lost Equatorial Guinea’s contract job

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    Plans of linking out-of-contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi with the vacant position of head coach of the  Equatorial Guinea national team have been put to rest with plans by that country’s football association to appoint Esteban Becker to replace Andoni Goikoetxea (meaning FEGUIFUT is set to appoint Becker as coach).

    Equatorial Guinea have opted not to renew coach Goikoetxea’s contract, which expired on 31 December. The country’s football association (FEGUIFUT) claims […]

  • I can’t betray Keshi, he’s my Boss – Daniel Amokachi

    I can’t betray Keshi, he’s my Boss – Daniel Amokachi

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    Despite Keshi’s contract ending soon, Nigeria assistant coach Daniel Amokachi insists Stephen Keshi remains in charge of the Super Eagles.

    “This is not my team I’m only sitting in for my boss, Stephen Keshi. I can’t betray him. He’s the boss and I’m only here to do a job as a coach,” Amokachi told Cool FM.

    Keshi’s deal with the Super Eagles came to an end after the 2014 World Cup, although the tactician […]

  • Keshi’s contract extension causes confusion within the NFF group

    Keshi’s contract extension causes confusion within the NFF group

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    Despite top coaches like Shuaibu Amodu, Christian Chukwu and Onigbinde asking Keshi to quit the job as Super Eagles Coach, it has been gathered that a section of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF leadership want Keshi’s contract to be extended.

    Now, Officials of the Nigeria Football Federation are in a state of decisions on whether out of contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi deserves a new contract or not.

    It will be recalled […]