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Yesterday | BBC News

Nigeria finalising Keshi contract

The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed it is close to agreeing a new contract for Stephen Keshi to return as national coach.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Bangkok Post

Renard in three-way race to coach Ivory Coast

Former Zambia Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach Herve Renard could take charge of serial 'chokers' Ivory Coast this week.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Umukino

Nigeria wants to open talks with Keshi over a new deal

The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed it wants discussions with Stephen Keshi in the hope of persuading him to return as Super Eagles coach.

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Umupira

Umeh to block Keshi's Bafana adventure

Acting President of the Nigeria Football Federation , Mike Umeh insists that Stephen Keshi would be persuaded to stay on as coach of the Super Eagles.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

Rufai, Others Ready For ARS Season 4 National Finals

ARS Technical Adviser, Peter Rufai; Airtel Regional Operations Director, Lagos, Femi Oshinlaja; Olympic gold medalist and ARS Technical Adviser, Chioma Ajunwa-Oparah; Airtel Vice President, Brand and Marketing, Obinna Aniche; National Secretary, YSFON, Patrick Okpavuerhe and ex-Super Falcons goalie and Technical Adviser, Ann Chiejinne at the match ... (more)

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Suria

Queiroz challenge for South Africa

Salary demands could be a stumbling block to former Real Madrid manager Carlos Queiroz rejoining South Africa for a second spell as national coach.

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Iol.co.za

Queiroz salary an issue for Safa

Safa s negotiations with Carlos Quieroz to become the next Bafana coach has hit a snag due to his salary demands.

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AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Keshi to Begin New Contract Negotiation

The NFF executive board, which reconvened to conclude their meeting a few minutes after the impeachment of Alhaji Aminu Maigari as president of the board, yesterday decided to commence the process of ratifying Stephen Keshi's position as Super Eagles chief coach.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Vanguard

Keshi still in limbo

Nigeria head coach, Stephen Keshi, has said that he has not been contacted by the country's football federation, the NFF, on staying in his role.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Yahoo!

Premier League - West Brom 'agree club record fee for Nigeria striker Brown'

The Nigerian striker has held talks with Alan Irvine 's men and has reportedly already undergone a medical ahead of a 9 million move to The Hawthorns.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

GhanaWeb

Where FIFA got it wrong in Brazil

By Cletus D Kuunifaa The World Cup has come to an end with Germany grinding it out to a lone goal victory in extra time, courtesy Mario Gotze's 113th minute goal.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Iol.co.za

Africa don't deserve more WC places

African hopes of more teams at the next World Cup were dealt a huge blow by a largely dismal showing during the 2014 tournament in Brazil.

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Vanguard

Super Eagles: The coach we do not need

GOING Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, might have effectively made a tacit admission: his February 2013 African Cup of Nations victory came only through sheer luck and providence.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

CNN

Messi's moment of immortality?

Lionel Messi will try to lead his team to glory for the first time since Diego Maradona's Argentina won the World Cup in 1986.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Tehran Times

Should Carlos Queiroz stay Iran coach or not?

TEHRAN Having earned one point out of three matches is not good. But the majority of the Iranians are proud of their performance in Group F of the 2014 World Cup, especially against Argentina, where the Persians suffered a late loss.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

BleacherReport

7 Changes African Football Must Make to Become More Competitive at a World Cup

Despite having two teams reach the World Cup knockout stages for the first time in history, the showing of Africa's teams in Brazil has been received with much negativity .

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CNN

World Cup final: Lionel Messi's moment of immortality?

Lionel Messi will try to lead his team to glory for the first time since Diego Maradona's Argentina won the World Cup in 1986.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

BleacherReport

Analysing the Conflicting Fortunes of Africa's World Cup Managers

Three teams arguably underachieved in Brazil. Algeria, who came so close to upsetting Germany, overachieved, while the jury remains out for Nigeria.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Nigeria banned from ALL international football by FIFA emergency committee

The suspension means no team from the country, both international and domestic, will be able to play in FIFA competitions The suspension means no team from the country, including domestic club sides, both male and female, will be able to play internationally.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Adepoju, Adisa Commend Airtel Over ARS

Former Nigerian internationals, Mutiu Adepoju and Amusa Adisa have both commended the management of Airtel Nigeria for their investment in grassroots football with the Airtel Rising Star initiative.

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