France advance to the quarter-finals of the World Cup and knock out Nigeria thanks to second-half goals from Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann.
Tammy Abraham: 'I want to carry on playing for England'England Under-21 striker Tammy Abraham rejects reports suggesting that he wants to switch his international allegiance to Nigeria.
Sep 21, 19:21
Report: Tammy Abraham headhunted for Nigeria national teamNigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick admits that he is trying to convince Tammy Abraham to turn out for the Super Eagles instead of England.
Sep 8, 18:36
Nigeria keen for Ademola Lookman to switch allegiancesNigeria are ready to try to tempt Everton striker Ademola Lookman to switch allegiances before he makes an appearance for the England senior side.
Jan 19, 16:40
Riyad Mahrez named African Footballer of the YearAlgeria and Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez is voted the Confederation of African Football's Player of the Year.
Jan 5, 22:46
Antonio Conte criticised by Nigeria manager for John Obi Mikel treatmentJohn Obi Mikel admits that his time at Chelsea may well be up, as his national team boss takes a swipe at Antonio Conte for his treatment of the experienced midfielder.
Nov 11, 10:13
Chuba Akpom, Ovie Ejaria set for Nigeria call-ups?Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom and Liverpool midfielder Ovie Ejaria, both of whom are eligible for England, are reportedly in line for Nigeria call-ups.
Jul 30, 13:28
Nwankwo Kanu: 'Kelechi Nwakali will succeed at Arsenal'Former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu tips 18-year-old compatriot Kelechi Nwakali to enjoy a bright future at the club.
Jul 18, 20:49
Kelechi Iheanacho named in provisional Nigeria squad for Olympic GamesManchester City risk losing Kelechi Iheanacho at the start of next season should he agree to represent Nigeria in August's Olympic football competition.
Jun 24, 15:44
Nigerian football legend Stephen Keshi dies, aged 54Nigerian football legend Stephen Keshi dies from a suspected heart attack at the age of 54.
Jun 8, 09:28
Arsenal's Alex Iwobi could miss start of next season because of Olympic dreamArsenal youngster Alex Iwobi could miss the start of next season as he wants to compete for Nigeria at the Olympics in Rio.
Apr 6, 15:21
Arsene Wenger: 'Alex Iwobi a loss for England'Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that England will live to regret missing out on Alex Iwobi to Nigeria following the teenager's performance against Watford.
Apr 2, 21:01
Arsenal's Alex Iwobi recovers from food poisoning, "ready" for Nigeria debutArsenal attacker Alex Iwobi reveals that he has recovered from food poisoning and is now ready to make his international debut having chosen Nigeria ahead of England.
Mar 22, 21:30
Alex Iwobi chooses Nigeria over EnglandAlex Iwobi's father confirms that the Arsenal attacker will represent Nigeria, rather than England, at international level.
Mar 22, 15:13
Report: FA makes last-ditch Alex Iwobi England bidThe Football Association is reportedly making a last-ditch bid to stop Arsenal starlet Alex Iwobi committing his international future to Nigeria.
Mar 21, 10:05
Jordon Ibe declares intention to play for England at senior levelLiverpool winger Jordon Ibe confirms that he intends to represent England at senior international level.
Sep 15, 16:11
Sunday Oliseh: 'Jordon Ibe will play for England'Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh confirms on Twitter that Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe is concentrating on playing for England rather than his own side.
Sep 14, 05:43
Nigeria boss praises Odion Ighalo for Everton goalNigeria coach Sunday Oliseh admits that he was impressed by Odion Ighalo's performance in Watford's Premier League draw with Everton on Saturday.
Aug 10, 09:25
Report: Jordon Ibe turns down Nigeria approach, commits to EnglandJordon Ibe reportedly turns down an approach from Nigeria to switch his international allegiance, and commits his future to England.
Aug 6, 13:07
Report: Nigeria meet with Jordon IbeNigeria are reportedly keen to persuade Jordon Ibe to represent them at senior level, despite the Liverpool winger being a regular in England youth teams.
Aug 6, 02:22
Sunday Oliseh named Nigeria coachFormer Nigeria midfielder Sunday Oliseh is named the country's new head coach.
Jul 15, 13:18