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Plateau United, Enyimba To Open Super-6

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Plateau United of Jos will tango third-placed Enyimba of Aba in the opening match of this year’s Super-6 competition, after both sides were drawn in Group A. Also in the group with Plateau United and Enyimba are the home-based Eagles, who will prepare for CHAN 2018 with the pre-season tournament billed to kick off ...

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Ezenwa Dumps Rivers, Rangers For CAF Action

New signing at Enyimba of Aba, Ikechukwu Ezenwa is said to have opted for a deal with the Peoples’ Elephants, instead of accepting earlier offers from Rivers United of Port Harcourt and Rangers International of Enugu because he wants to play in the CAF Confederation Cup. With Enyimba having qualified for the second-tier continental competition, by virtue of finishing third ...

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South-east, South-south Pre-season Competition Ends Friday

The maiden edition of South East/South South pre-season football tournament will end this Friday at FC Ifeanyi Ubah International Stadium, Nnewi. In a chat with SportsDay one of the organisers Patrick Ngwaogu on behalf of the Committee said the participating teams will include Rangers International of Enugu, Inter FC of Enugu, Abia Warriors of Umuahia, FC Ifeanyi Ubah, Rivers United ...

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CHAN Eagles Ready For Super-6 Contest – Ifeanyi

Akwa United of Uyo midfielder, Ifeanyi has declared that he and his colleagues in the home-based national team will not take their forthcoming outing at the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super-6 competition with kid gloves. Though some critics reckon it is demeaning for the home-based Eagles to tango ordinary clubs in a domestic competition, Ifeanyi insists it is a ...

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FC Inter’s Boss Cherishes Pre-season Competition

The president of Nigerian Nationwide League campaigners, FC Inter of Enugu, Francis Yaweh says he is excited on his team’s inclusion in the  South East /South South Pre-season Tournament, which kicked off in Nnewi last weekend. Yaweh, while reacting to the draws which pitched them against top flight teams like Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia, Rivers United of Port Harcourt, ...

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Twelve Teams Trade Tackles At Ahlan Cup

The stage is set, as twelve Nigeria football clubs are ready to perfect the upcoming 2017/2018 football season with the inaugural Ahlan Pre-season Tournament. The participating teams are Kano Pillars, Plateau United, Enyimba, Akwa United, Nasarawa United, Niger Tornadoes, El-Kanemi Warriors, Katsina United, Wikki Tourist, Kwara United, Yobe Desert Stars and Kano Eleven. The opening match will be contested between ...

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Ghanaian Club Inter Allies Close To Signing Afeez

Ghanaian club Inter Allies are believed to be close to signing Nigeria international Afeez Aremu, who shone at the recent WAFU Cup staged in Ghana. Aremu, who recently clocked 18, caught the eye of a Norwegian club during the WAFU Cup. The elegant defensive midfielder has been training with the Ghanaian club after he passed a medical, according to Ghanasoccernet ...

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Udechukwu Fires Rangers, Insists He Never Signed For Rivers United

Chinedu Udechukwu, who Katsina United have placed a 20 million Naira price tag on, was in terrific form as he spear-headed Enugu Rangers beat Mourinho FC 2-0 in their second match of the South East/South South preseason tournament at Nnewi, Scorenigeria.com.ng reports. The big striker, who Rangers have offered to pay Katsina United three million Naira as transfer fee, has ...

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Injured Musa Gets January Return Date

Katsina United striker Musa Suleman ‘Ronaldo’ will return to action next month in time for the kick-off of the new NPFL season a torn ligament injury ruled him out for three months. Katsina United team doctor Abu Sufianu said he expects Musa ‘Ronaldo’ to be fully back in January. “As you can see he’s back in training already, but not ...

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Bature Yaro On Trials In Saudi Arabia

Nigeria U23 international midfielder Bature Yaro has begun a two-week trial at a Saudi Arabian club, SCORENigeria has learnt. A source told SCORENigeria that the former Nasarawa United star hopes to sign a two-year deal if he were successful in the trial. The enterprising midfielder, who is armed with a decent shot, has been capped by the home-based Eagles and ...

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