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Former Nigeria International, John Utaka believes the current Super Eagles are still in the construction phase but believes they have a good team.
Mixed reactions trailed the leaked images of what is being rumored to be Nigeria's next NT kits by Nike.
The Super Eagles will lock horns with the Portugal NT in an international friendly next month, September.
Oluwasemilogo Ajayi has revealed he is still in dealing with the pain and disappointment of Nigeria's failure to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Leon Balogun is keeping the lid on his international future beyond 2022 as a subtle question of his retirement surface.
Crucial times lay ahead for several Nigerian players whose club contracts will enter the final months and in other cases just another year left when the 2023/23 season comes around.
The Super Eagles have moved quickly to dispel reports of alleged discord among the Coaches, prompted by Jose Peseiro's disregard for his Nigerian Assistants, during the Mexico friendly.
The World football governing body FIFA has directed the Nigerian Football Federation to pay Gernot Gernot his outstanding entitlements within 45 days or risk sanction. Rohr was sacked by the NFF last November, with 12 months left on his contract. The German had qualified the Super Eagles to the African Cup of Nations and also reached the FIFA World Cup playoffs, but he was dismissed from his role following a string of poor performances. The NFF agreed to pay Rohr's salary until the end of his contract, which expires in December 2022, but unsatisfied with the conditions set, he took his case to FIFA — demanding for an additional sum of $1m as compensation for wrongful dismal. However, the world football governing body's Tribunal, granted Rohr $377,879.46 compensation as against the $1m he had sued for. The ruling by the Fifa players' status chamber also directed the Nigeria FA to pay Rohr within the next 45 days or face stiff sanctions. "If full payment (including all applicable interest) is not made within 45 days of notification of this decision, the respondent [the NFF] shall be imposed a restriction on receiving a percentage of development funding, up until the due amounts are paid," the Fifa decision stated. Meanwhile, an unnamed top NFF official, quoted by BBC Sport Africa, revealed that the amount FIFA ordered the Federation to pay is the sum left in the former Super Eagles Coach's contract. "This sum basically reflects whatever is left to pay him as previously agreed until the end of December 2022," the source claims.