1. Pinnick Faces Jail Sentence over World Cup Money
The sum of 1.6 Billion Naira granted officials of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF for World Cup Preparations and participation, might indeed make the New Year celebrations unpleasant for top Officials at the football house.This follows documents obtained by Breaking Times on how the NFF spent the funds given them by the Sports Ministry.
Breaking Times had last week reported how the Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung had threatened officials of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF to retire world cup money or risk going to jail over the sum of N1.6 billion allegedly released to Amaju Pinnick to cover its expenditure up to the quarterfinals of the Russia 2018 World Cup.
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Nigeria’s Musa And Ndidi Join Mane, Salah, Aubameyang, Koulibaly In 2018 African Team of the Year
The year 2018 has just gone by and football actions will resume from day one of 2019 but who were the African stars who did us proud in the just ended year in European leagues and for their national teams.
All Nigeria Soccer’s Izuchukwu Okosi presents the African Team of the Year.
5. Ike Uche urges Chukwueze to continue his development at Villarreal
19-year-old Chukwueze is enjoying a breakthrough season, scoring in the Spanish La Liga, Europa League and Spanish Cup.
Chukwueze’s form has caught the attention of clubs across Europe, but Uche – who is highly revered at Villarreal – believes the teenager’s interest will be best served by staying.