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El Kanemi Unveils Amapakabo As New Manager

Coach Imama Amapakabo has been officially unveiled officially as the new manager of the Nigerian top-flight team El Kanemi Warriors. The former manager of Enugu Rangers was unmasked to the public on Tuesday in Maiduguri after he signed his contract. The former Sharks and Enyimba coach replaces former Flying Eagles coach Ladan Bosso, who guided the side to a sixth-place ...

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Ibrahim Musa Keen To Build His Dynasty At Kano Pillars

After being handed the role of head coach/technical adviser at Kano Pillars on a permanent basis following a mid-table finish in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) last season, Ibrahim Musa is confident of building a successful tenure. Kadiri Ikhana and Mohammed Baba Ganaru are already cult heroes with Kano Pillars faithful and Musa who has been in the background ...

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NPFL-AfroMillions Lotto Goes Live With N1bn Jackpot

AfroMillionsLotto, the Nigeria Professional Football League’s (NPFL) exciting new lotto, goes live by allowing people to buy their online tickets for the first big jackpot draw, which will take place on Wednesday October 18. Starting at N1 billion, the www.afromillionslotto.com twice-weekly draw features bigger jackpots than all the lotteries in Nigeria combined. And if the jackpot rolls over because there ...

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Ogbonda Dreams Aiteo Cup Double

Ibom Angels head coach, Whyte Ogbonda has said his side will bench former side and Cup holders, Rivers Angels in the Aiteo Cup grand finale. The Orange Ladies are up against the Jewel of Rivers in Wednesday’s Aiteo Cup final at the Rwang Pam Stadium in Jos. The Uyo landladies edged Abia Angels in the semifinals while the Garden City ...

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Babaganaru Confirms Yobe Desert Stars Approach

Mohammed Babaganaru is the favorite to lead Yobe Desert Stars on their return to the Nigeria Professional Football League, the former Kano Pillars coach confirms. Babaganaru last coached Wikki Tourists at the beginning of last season but was relieved of his duties before midseason due to unfavorable results. The ex- Nasarawa United and Kano Pillars’ gaffer failed to divulge much ...

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Okechukwu Revels In Federation Cup Win

Match winner Gabriel Okechukwu is elated after Akwa United clinched the Federation Cup title against Niger Tornadoes at the Agege Stadium on Sunday. After playing a goalless draw at full time, Abdu Maikaba’s side went ahead to defeat the Ikon Allah Boys 3-2 on penalties with Okechukwu scoring the winning kick. “I feel very happy about it. very, very happy,” ...

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Sylvanus Okpala gets 2-month contract with Enugu Rangers

‘Quick Silver’ Sylvanus Okpala has been handed a temporary contract with Enugu Rangers, SCORENigeria has scooped. Okpala, a former Nigeria international and winner of the prestigeous African Cup of Nations as player in 1980 and as coach in 2013, will steer the former Nigerian champions between October through November this year pending the appointment of a new management board for ...

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Lobi Stars, Kwara Utd kick off Gold Cup Tourney

Defending champions Lobi Stars Football Club will lock horns against Nigeria Professional Football League newcomers, Kwara United FC, as the 5th edition of the Gold Cup Pre-Season Tournament kicks-off on Wednesday November 15, in Ilorin, Kwara State. The game will be played at the Main Bowl of the Kwara Stadium as they are both drawn in Group A, disclosed the ...

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Rivers Govt Congratulates Go Round FC

Rivers State sports commissioner Boma Iyaye has congratulated Go Round FC for winning promotion to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Go Round FC finished in second place in the Southern Conference of the Nigeria National League (NNL) ahead of closest rivals Bayelsa United after they thrashed First Bank 4-0 in their final league game of the season on Saturday. ...

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Plateau United Will Surpass Expectations In CCL-Boboye

Coach Kennedy Boboye has told SCORENigeria NPFL champions Plateau United will make a huge impact on their debut in the CAF Champions next year despite a poor run in the competition by Nigeria champions in recent times. “We were not given much of a chance in the league and we finished as champions,” Boboye said. “We will take the Champions ...

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