Faleye secure Nigeria first win

Sunday Faleye turned in a Moses Osas' inswing corner eleven minutes from time to secure Nigeria their first win in a narrow 1-0 win over Libya on Friday in Tangiers in Group C.

Pre-match quotes: Libya vs Nigeria

Omar El Maryami (Head Coach, Libya) We’ve had a very good start to the competition. It’s was important to win the first match. I would like to thank the local fans who supported us throughout the match against Equatorial Guinea. They motivated our players, who like such atmospheres in the stands.

Rwanda frustrates Nigeria in Tangiers

Nigeria and Rwanda settled for a barren draw in their Group C opener on Monday in Tangiers.

Pre-match reactions: Nigeria vs Rwanda

Salisu Yusuf (Head Coach, Nigeria) We respect all the teams present in this tournament. You have to be very careful with all the teams. All teams have equal chances in this tournament. We do not have a specific goal.

Ethiopia hold Nigeria in Addis Ababa

Host Ethiopia shocked visiting Nigeria to a 1-1 draw in their first leg clash of the First Round of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 qualifier on Sunday in Addis Ababa.

2018 World Cup fixtures

2018 World Cup fixtures

01 December 2017

The complete fixture list for the African teams qualified to 2018 World Cup in Russia following Friday's draw in Moscow

Nigeria eye shock win after Argentina World Cup draw

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said he hopes to spring a surprise after drawing Argentina in the 2018 World Cup on Friday -- the two-time champions they sensationally beat 4-2 in a friendly last month.

Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa reach final round

Familiar trio Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa have booked their places for the final round of the African qualifiers for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018.

Algeria convert soft penalty to hold Nigeria

Yacine Brahimi won and converted a harshly-awarded late penalty to rescue a 1-1 draw for Algeria against already-qualified Nigeria Friday in a World Cup Africa zone Group B dead-rubber.

Aiteo new title sponsor of CAF Awards

Nigerian energy giant, Aiteo, one of Africa's leaders in the production and distribution of hydrocarbons, is the new title sponsor of the CAF Awards, an annual ceremony where actors who have distinguished themselves during the year in the football family are honoured.