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    Sports Nigeria among top 10 movers as FIFA crowns Belgium Team of the Year – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Nigeria was yesterday listed among the 10 top movers in the latest FIFA rankings, which placed Belgium as the Team of the Year..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, congratulates NFF president, Amaju Pinnick, as he turns 49 – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Amaju Pinnick, the president of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF, turned 49 today Sunday December 1st. FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, sent him a congratulatory message on the occassion of his birthday..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria...
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    Sports FIFA appoints former Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger, to senior role – Premium Times Nigeria

    Arsene Wenger has been unveiled today as FIFA’s new Chief of Global Football Development. The illustrious French manager was welcomed by FIFA President Gianni Infantino to the world football governing body’s headquarters in Zurich. Wenger will be chiefly responsible for overseeing and driving...
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    Sports Nigeria’s Amaju Pinnick is dismissed as Caf vice-president – BBC Sport

    Nigeria's Amaju Pinnick has been dismissed from his role as a vice-president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) and replaced by South Africa's Danny Jordaan.... Read more via BBC Sport – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports CAF President Ahmad Released By French Investigators; No Charges Against Him – Nairaland

    CAF president Ahmad Ahmad has been released by the French judicial authorities, with no charges against him. Recall that the African Football chairman was arrested on Thursday morning at the.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Infantino, Samoura, 20 football presidents expected in Lagos as Nigeria rewards players – The Guardian Nigeria News

    FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, the world football governing body’s Secretary General, Fatma Samoura and about 20 presidents of FIFA/CAF affiliated bodies are among the... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA Presidency: Gianni Infantino set to be re-elected in June – Plus TV Africa

    FIFA president, Gianni Infantino is set to secure a second term in office after being the only candidate entered for the election in June. The 48-year old assumed office in February 2016, succeeding long-time former.... Read more via Plus TV Africa – Get More Nigeria...
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    Sports ITS HAPPENING! FIFA Planning To Introduce 48-team World Cup (See Full Details) – Naijaloaded

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that world football’s governing body is discussing the feasibility of expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams. The World Cup finals have been played with a 32-side format since 1998, and the addition of 16 extra countries has long been...
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    Sports FIFA shares $209 million to 416 clubs around the world and African clubs will get $6.3 million –

    The world football governing body, FIFA, on Tuesday, announced that it will be sharing a total of $209 million to clubs whose players contributed to the success of the World Cup in Russia. According to a statement posted on its website, FIFA … Read more via –
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    Sports Gianni Infantino condemns ‘idiots’ who ruined Copa Libertadores party – TODAY.NG

    FIFA President Gianni Infantino lamented that “idiots ruined the party” for everyone after the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final was moved to Madrid following fan violence. read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports FIFA Mourns EX-Super Falcons Star – Leadership Newspaper

    World football-governing body, FIFA, has condoled the Nigeria Football Federation over the death at the weekend of former Nigerian international and ex-Flamingoes’ assistant coach, Ajuma Otache. This was contained in a letter personally signed by FIFA President Gianni Infantino and addressed...
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    Sports FIFA doubles prize money for 2019 Women’s World Cup – TODAY.NG

    FIFA will raise the prize money for the Women’s World Cup from 15 million dollars to 30 million dollars. The raise is starting with next year’s edition in France.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Infantino’s plans for new global tournaments back on FIFA agenda – Vanguard Newspaper

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s plans for two new global tournaments are back on the agenda at the governing body with football officials set to discuss the proposals on Friday.... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Infantino Has ‘Support Of Africa’ In FIFA Re-Election Bid – Channels Television

    African nations would support Gianni Infantino for re-election as FIFA president, the head of the continental football federation Ahmad Ahmad said on Sunday. “I feel it is my duty… to announce this support from Africa,” Ahmad said at a special meeting of the... Read more via Channels...
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    Sports FIFA president Infantino has doubts about La Liga match in Miami – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed concern about La Liga’s proposal to stage a fixture between Girona and Barcelona in the United States. The two clubs have each approved a request submitted to the Spanish Football... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...
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    Sports Grindel, Infantino exchange heated letters over bid for Euro 2024 – Punch Newspapers

    Reinhard Grindel, the head of the German Football Association , and Gianni Infantino, the president of FIFA, have exchanged heated letters over bids for Euro 2024, German media reported on Friday. Germany is one of the two candidates to host the tournament. The other is Turkey. UEFA, the …...
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    Sports FIFA President: Nigerians Made World Cup Experience Unforgettable – Sahara Reporters

    Gianni Infantino, President of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), has expressed appreciation to the Super Eagles, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Nigerian fans for their “unforgettable” role in the 2018 world cup tournament.... Read more via Sahara Reporters –...
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    World Trump Makes Red Card Blunder As FIFA President Visits – Leadership Newspaper

    Donald Trump has met with FIFA president Gianni Infantino to discuss the 2026 World Cup – and the American president couldn’t resist getting out the red card. The USA will host the World Cup in 2026 alongside neighbours Mexico and.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper –...
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    Sports Ghana Reaches Deal With FIFA To Avert Dissolution Of FA – Channels Television

    Ghana on Thursday backed away from controversial plans to dissolve its graft-ridden football federation, as it reached a deal with FIFA to clean up football administration in the country. Ghana’s attorney general had taken steps towards dissolving the embattled Ghana Football Association (GFA)...
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    Sports Real, La Liga must look for another Ronaldo – FIFA boss – Punch Nigeria Newspapers

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino says Real Madrid must look to replace Cristiano Ronaldo and predicted a three-way La Liga title race this.... Read more via Punch Nigeria Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Sports News