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Nigeria Football Association
Association crest
Founded 1945
FIFA affiliation 1960
CAF affiliation 1959
President Sani Abdullahi

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF, formerly named the Nigeria Football Association) organises domestic and international football in Nigeria. It was formally launched in 1945 and formed the first Nigerian national football team in 1949. It joined FIFA and the CAF in 1959. The NFF headquarters are in the city of Abuja.

As of 2008 it organises three leagues: The Nigerian Premier League, the Amateur League and the Women's League, and five competitions, including the Coca Cola FA Challenge Cup.


FAA President

  • Sani Lulu Abdullahi


  • Amanze Uchegbulam

General Secretary

  • Bolaji Ojo-Oba

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