DSTV, other cable TV leave Nigerians hanging with no show for Community Shield

Nigerians were left hanging with nowhere to watch Manchester City Vs Chelsea on Sunday, August 5 as DSTV, Kwese and StarTimes, the major cable TV companies in the region could not show the Community Shield. City and Chelsea clash at Wembley for the traditional season opener in England.Nigerians were looking forward to kick-start the season with the Community Shield but were shocked as neither DSTV, Kwese and StarTimes were able to show the game. Read more; https://www.pulse.ng/sports/football/dstv-kwese-startimes-fail-to-get-rights-for-community-shield-id8692333.html

Pinnick Gets Congratulation From FIFA President

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has received a special letter of congratulation from world soccer governing body, FIFA, boss, Gianni Infantino over his recent elevation in the continental body. Read more; https://footballlive.ng/pinnick-gets-congratulation-from-fifa-president/

Etim Esin advises NFF to compel Rohr to live in Nigeria

Former Nigeria international, Etim Esin has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to compel Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr to work and live in Nigeria if he desired to continue handling the national team. Read more; https://guardian.ng/sport/etim-esin-advises-nff-to-compel-rohr-to-live-work-in-nigeria/

Pinnick-led NFF’s Benin congress illegal, inconsequential, Giwa says

Chris Giwa, President of another faction of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), says Thursday’s Extraordinary General Assembly in Benin by the Amaju Pinnick-led NFF is not only illegal but also inconsequential. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Benin congress had, among other issues, directed a review of the NFF election guidelines in a bid to accommodate all aggrieved parties. Read more; http://thenationonlineng.net/pinnick-led-nffs-benin-congress-illegal-inconsequential-giwa-says/

Kanu Celebrates Iwobi’s New Arsenal Contract

Arsenal attacker, Alex Iwobi has received words of felicitation from one of the London side’s legends, as former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu has sent a congratulatory message to his compatriot over his recent new contract with the club. Read more; https://footballlive.ng/kanu-celebrates-iwobis-new-arsenal-contract/