Here's an interesting article about the tug-of-war soccer finds itself in Nigeria. The country's FA is looking to remove itself from under government control. But like in most non-western countries, where the national team is the symbol of the nation, the Nigerian government isn't about to let go of such a prized asset.
But like everything else in this world, it all comes down to a matter of money: who gets it and how it's spent.
Stakeholders seek overhaul of Nigerian sports [Play The Game]