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El Kanemi Duo Resume Training After Injury Spells

El Kanemi Warriors have got cheering news from their treatment table after previously injured Utakho Aghaowa and Sulleyman Mohammed stepped up their recovery to a first-team return with their commencement of light training sessions. Both players sustained long-term injuries which required placement of Plaster of Paris (PoP) on their ankle for close to two months but they have since had ...

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Rangers Defeat: Enugu CP Lauds Crime Busters’ Team

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mohammed Danmallam, has lauded Crime Busters FC for defeating Rangers International FC, thereby ending Rangers’ many years of dominance in the state. Police Danmallam made this commendation in his office on Tuesday at the state police command’s headquarters, Enugu, during a chat with the crew from the Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service, Abuja. The ...

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Sunshine Stars Not Thinking Of Relegation –Sasere

Franklin Sasere has disclosed that there is no talk of relegation in Sunshine Stars’ camp. The Owena Whales lie 18th with 28 points and owing to their position on the log, they are one of the candidates for relegation. Sunshine Stars silenced Nasarawa United 2-0 in their last game and the striker revealed that his team is looking to move ...

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Enyimba’s Position On NPFL Log Thrills Coach Abdallah

Despite a season plagued with injuries, the People’s Elephant tactician is delighted that the Aba giants have achieved their target Enyimba assistant coach Usman Abdallah is pleased to see his side in the top five of the Nigeria Professional Football League log. The People’s Elephants are fourth with 38 points after 24 games and are five points behind league leaders, ...

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Lokosa Scores 19th Goal Of Season

The leading scorer in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), Junior Lokosa scored his 19th goal of the season to rescue Kano Pillars from defeat in front of their fans to visiting Rivers United. Lokosa who missed the Super Eagles train to Russia added to his goal tally in the 47th minute to cancel out Osita Chikere’s 12th minute lead ...

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Biffo Rues Defeat To Enyimba

Katsina United head coach Abdullahi Biffo has praised his side for their efforts despite going down to a 2-0 defeat to Enyimba in Sunday’s Nigeria Professional Football League matchday 23 encounter at the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar. Biffo’s men fell behind to Uche John’s penalty in the 10th minute, while Joseph Osadiaye sealed the points in the 66th minute. The ...

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Ezenwa In FIFA’s List Of Home-based Players For Russia 2018

Enyimba of Aba goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa has gained recognition from global soccer governing body, FIFA as one of few players based in the country they will represent at this year’s World Cup. Though Ezenwa has lost his first choice spot to Francis OdinakaUzoho, he is still listed as Nigeria’s number one player to Russia 2018, and FIFA has now identified ...

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Lokosa Rules Out Holding Bad Blood Against Rohr

Kano Pillars striker, Junior Lokosa has ruled out the possibility of ill feelings from him at Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr for dropping him from the World Cup-bound squad. Rather than feel bad about his exclusion from the Eagles’ final list, after making the 30-player provisional roster earlier on, Lokosa, who is current top scorer in Nigeria Professional Football ...

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Lagos Deputy Speaker Sponsors Coaches For Coerver Course

Lagos State House of Assembly deputy speaker, Hon Wasiu Eshilokun Sanni has put in place efforts to sponsor five football coaches within the constituency to the renowned Coerver Coaching Diploma course from September 6 to 8. Hon Sanni, who is representing Lagos Island constituency 1 in Lagos Satte House of Assembly, is extending this gesture to the coaches as part ...

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Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup: Jos Club Proud Former Players Named In Nigeria Team

Owner of grassroots side, Junior Elkanemi FC of Jos, Alhaji Idris Kwando, has expressed his delight that the non-league side’s discoveries will be part of the Nigeria national football team to the FIFA World Cup finals in Russia. Alhaji Kwando who spoke to allnigeriasoccer.com in Jos said he is overwhelmed with joy at the development, saying he hopes to produce ...

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