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Amos Adamu’s suspension too harsh, says FIFA VP s

FIFA vice president Chung Mong-joon thinks the recent suspension of Nigeria’s Amos Adamu ethics violations is too harsh. “I personally believe the disciplinary measures on the two executive committee members ...

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FIFA’s hammer falls on Amos Adamu-banned for three years

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has banned Nigerian Amos Adamu  from taking part in any kind of football-related activity (administrative, sports or any other) at national and international ...

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World Cup vote selling: FIFA fires Nigeria’s Amos Adamu

The FIFA Ethics Committee, yesterday  provisionally suspend two members of the FIFA Executive Committee Amos Adamu and Reynald Temarii from taking part in any football-related activity (administrative, sports or any ...

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Nigeria: FIFA ban – a retrogression

The FIFA Emergency Committee decided on Monday October 4 to suspend the NFF with immediate effect on account of government interference. In a statement issued, the world football governing body ...

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Nigeria: Frowns over FIFA suspension

Officials, players and fans reacted on Monday with disbelief and anger following the country’s suspension by FIFA as a result of government interference in the running of the game in ...

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2010 World cup: Nigeria may escape FIFA Ban

THE Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Executive Committee member, Nigeria’s Dr. Amos Adamu, yesterday declared that FIFA has been briefed by the committee to stay action on the imminent ...

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Nigeria and implications of a FIFA ban

These are the implications of a FIFA ban on Nigeria as compiled by MTNFootball.com 1) None of Nigeria’s teams or clubs will feature in international tournaments for the time the ...

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Nigeria Government and World cup 2010

In France and Nigeria, politicians have stepped out of line by acting as though their national teams’ World Cup disasters are major affairs of state that should divert them from ...

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FIFA under 20 world cup final- Siasia backs Ghana

Coach  of Nigeria’s under 20 football team, Samson Siasia, warns  Ghana to make history by becoming the first African team to win the tournament by beating Brazil in Friday’s final ...

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Fifa under 17 world cup-Mexico calls up Bryan Leyva

The Mexican Under 17 National football team has invited FC Dallas midfielder Bryan Leyva for participation in the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Nigeria.  Leyva is currently with the national ...

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