• Onigbinde commends Rangers for winning league after 32 years

    Onigbinde commends Rangers for winning league after 32 years

    A former Super Eagles Head Coach, Adegboye Onigbinde, on Monday said that Rangers International FC of Enugu winning the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League after 32 years of drought was commendable.

    Onigbinde told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the NPFL could be better organised than what obtained at the moment.

    NAN reports that Rangers sealed its victory with a 4-0 defeat of El- Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu.

    “It’s very commendable, there […]

  • I am confused about Amodu’s death – Onigbinde

    I am confused about Amodu’s death – Onigbinde

    Former Super Eagles coach, Chief Adegboye Onigbinde, has said he is ‘confused’ about Shuaibu Amodu’s death.

    Amodu passed away on Saturday morning and the news was confirmed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), where the 58-year-old worked as a Technical Director till he died.

    Speaking with Completesportsnigeria.com, former FIFA and CAF instructor, Onigbinde, said: “Right now I’m confused, I don’t know what to say.”

    Amodu helped qualify Nigeria for the 2002 and 2010 World Cups, but did not take them to any of […]

  • Eagles’ position in FIFA’s ranking shows our football Is fading, says Onigbinde

    Eagles’ position in FIFA’s ranking shows our football Is fading, says Onigbinde

    Former Super Eagles Coach, Chief Adegboye Onigbinde, says Nigeria’s football is fading out gradually going by Super Eagles’ latest FIFA ranking.

    The Eagles failed to qualify for the 2017 AFCON and were ranked 14th position in Africa from their 12th in March and also dipped from 62nd to 67th in the world.

    Onigbinde yesterday expressed worries over the nation’s football saying: “Apparently, the latest FIFA’s ranking just tells us that all is not well with the our football. Our football is fading […]

  • NFF, Pinnick’s failure started after the shoddy employment of Oliseh – Onigbinde gives details

    NFF, Pinnick’s failure started after the shoddy employment of Oliseh – Onigbinde gives details

    Former CAF and FIFA Technical Advisor, Chief Adegboye Onigbinde, has declared that the president of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amaju Pinnick, has failed Nigeria with the failure of his led board to qualify the senior national team, the Super Eagles, for two consecutive African Nations Cup competitions.

    Onigbinde, noted that, Amaju’s failure started with the shoddy employment of Sunday Oliseh as chief coach of the Eagles. “It was appalling to see the NFF president, make a private trip to England where […]