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  • NFF
    NFF: We have started paying Super Falcons their monies

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), say it has started disbursing outstanding allowances and bonuses to the Super Falcons. On Friday, the Federal Government released funds for players and officials of the female national team, days after the team protested at the National Assembly. “The bank accounts of the players and officials are being credited as

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    We’re Being Short Changed Our Bonuses! Super Falcons Cry Out Again

    Super Falcons players have said they will be short changed their win bonuses for retaining the women’s AFCON because they expect nine million Naira each, but will now be paid N4.9 million Naira-a-player. The players are being owed match bonuses and allowances for winning the AWCON 2016 in Cameroon, and have been protesting the non-payment

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    NFF Requested $800,000 And 24 Million Naira For Super Falcons – Official

    A top official has revealed that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) requested the sums of $800,000 and 24 million Naira from the Nigerian government to cover the country’s participation at the recent women’s AFCON in Cameroon. Former top sports ministry official Abba Yola revealed on a television programme this morning that the request before the

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  • EPL: Five Chelsea Players, 22 Others Risk Suspension

    A number of Premier League clubs will be anxious over the festive period, as some of their players walk the disciplinary tightrope with four yellow cards. Players who pick up five bookings before January 1, will be handed a one-match suspension. 27 Premier League players are currently one foul away from missing one fixture. Chelsea

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  • Gernot Rohr wants changes to Super Eagles jersey

    Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has called for some changes to be made to Nigeria’s national team kit. Rohr was with some officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in London recently, where they travelled to meet with Nike. The German used the opportunity to point out to the kit manufacturer, some of the

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    Five Players Who Had The Most Red Cards In Football History

    Five players Who had the most red cards in football history. 1. Gerardo Alberto Bedoya Múnera (born 26 November 1975 in Ebejico, Antioquia) is a retired Colombian footballer. He began as a defender but he also played as a defensive midfielder. He currently holds the record for most red cards (46) received by any player

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  • Ronaldo
    Why Ronaldo will miss Monday’s Ballon D’Or event

    Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, will not be attending the Ballon D’Or gala on Monday night, as he has flown to Japan with his club, ahead of the Club World Cup. The 31-year-old is hot favourite to be crowned the best player in the world for the fourth time. However, Ronaldo was on board when

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    Unpaid Bonus – We Didn’t Know Falcons Would Win – FG

    The Federal Government yesterday gave a new insight into its inability to pay the allowances of the Super Falcons, saying that it did not expect that the team would win the 2016 African Women Nation’s Cup trophy. Sports Minister Solomon Dalung told State House correspondents that had the government been confident that the team would

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  • Lai Mohammed
    Lai Mohammed: Why Super Falcons Have Not Been Paid

    Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has said that the biting economic situation in the country may have been responsible for the non-payment of the allowances of Super Falcons’ players and officials. The Minister told State House correspondents that the matter was deliberated upon in the course of Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council meeting.

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