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Pitch to Bench: The Trials of ‘Father’ Moses

Pitch to Bench: The Trials of ‘Father’ Moses

By Tijjani Abdulsalam Football is a game of contrasting, yet complimentary circumstances, whether one looks at it from the perspective of an individual player, a team or an entire league system. Teams rise and fall, golden, trophy-laden eras make way for barren, trophy-less runs. Players come and go, and even…
Nigerian Defender William Troost-Ekong Signs for Udinese

Nigerian Defender William Troost-Ekong Signs for Udinese

Super Eagles Defender, William Troost-Ekong has signed for Udinese after spending a year at Turkish side, Bursapor. He confirmed this on Twitter, tweeting: “Very happy to sign for @UdineseCalcio in the @SerieA ! #ForzaUdinese#AleUdin“ Very happy to sign for @UdineseCalcio in the @SerieA !⚫️⚪️ #ForzaUdinese #AleUdin pic.twitter.com/NCk9Sw0taI— William Troost-Ekong (@WTroostEkong) August…
Amaju Pinnick Appointed CAF 1st Vice President

Amaju Pinnick Appointed CAF 1st Vice President

President of the FIFA-recognized executive of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Melvin Pinnick has been appointed as the 1st Vice President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF). A statement on the CAF website reads: “Following the resignation of the 1st Vice-President Mr. Kwesi NYANTAKYI, CAF President, after consulting…