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Nigeria, Ghana risk FIFA suspension over leadership crisis

World football governing body FIFA on Tuesday said it would go on to suspend Nigeria and Ghana from football activities if they failed...
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FIFA U-20 Women World Cup: Germany 1-0 Nigeria

Nigeria’s U-20 female football team, Falconets, fell 0-1 to three times champions, Germany on Monday in their first game of the FIFA U-20 women’s...
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CAS dismisses Valcke’s appeal against FIFA ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed former FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke’s appeal against his 10-year ban for breaching the world...
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FIFA Awards: Kane, Mbappe, Messi, Ronaldo, Deschamps, Salah make men’s player award nominees list

Egyptian Mohammed Salah has been shortlisted alongside nine others for the 2018 FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award alongside Harry Kane, highest goal...
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Giwa: FIFA has not written to NFF over ban threat

Chief Chris Giwa, President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has said that FIFA, the world soccer governing body, has not communicated its ban threat...
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Infantino’s verdict: Pinnick known to FIFA as NFF President, says ‘we will not accept...

FIFA President Gianni Infantino says the world football ruling body sees only Amaju Pinnick as President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and will not...
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FIFA takes legal action against pirate network BeoutQ

FIFA says it is taking legal action against pirate broadcaster BeoutQ, which continues to broadcast illegally from the World Cup in Russia, local media...
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FIFA reduces number of officials for final phase of World Cup

The FIFA Referees’ Committee (FRC), on Monday, said it has reduced the number of match officials earlier slated for the final phase of the...
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FIFA bans Caribbean official for two years over 2014 ticket resale

St Vincent and Grenadines football supremo, Venold Coombs, has been banned for two years from the game for illegal ticket resale at the 2014...
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FIFA sanctions hosts Russia, three others, warns Egypt over Salah  

The Disciplinary Committee of world football governing body FIFA has warned and imposed fines of various sums on the Football Associations of four...