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Ikefe Unfazed By Return To Katsina

Niger Tornadoes centre-back Andrew Ikefe is an excited man as he makes a return to Katsina, a town he holds dear to his heart as he played some of his best football with Katsina United. The Minna-based side will be the guests of Katsina United in a Matchday 26 game of the Nigeria Professional Football League on Wednesday. Ikefe spent ...

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Dogo Promises Plateau Utd Good Fight

Nasarawa United head Coach Kabir Dogo has said his side will accord due respect to top-flight and leaders Plateau United. The Solid Miners are guests of the Tin City side in Wednesday’s top-flight matchday 26 clash at the Rwang Pam Stadium in Jos. Both top-flights shared the spoils in the first fixture clash at the Lafia Township Stadium. Dogo said ...

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Remo Stars Should Expects Difficult Clash Against Akwa United- Obi.

Relegation threatened Remo Stars’ strong defender, Obi Ekene has asked his team mates to brace up for a very difficult Nigeria Professional Football League(NPFL) week 26 encounter when the side clash this Wednesday with high riding Akwa United at its Gateway International Stadium base. Obi is however very confident that his side will overcome the visiting Akwa United boys who ...

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Taraba Ends Kogi United’s Smart Run

Thomas Acheneje’s late goal from the spot was not enough as Kogi United lost 2-1 to FC Taraba in a rescheduled Matchday 14 of the Bet9ja Nigeria National League, NNL played in Jalingo on Thursday. The match played at the Jolly Nyame Stadium on Thursday morning could not take place the previous day due to heavy down pour. And it ...

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Abia Warriors mourn Kelechi Emetole

The management of Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia has consoled the families of former Green Eagles player and Coach Kelechi Emetole who passed on Tuesday night. In a release in Umuahia, the Chairman of the club Chief Emeka Inyama described the demise of the man popularly called “Caterpillar” as one death too many within the football circle in the ...

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Eduwo, Preko emerge LBA winners for May

Lobi Stars forward Kingsley Eduwo and FC Ifeanyiubah’s Ghanaian head coach Yaw Preko have been named League Bloggers Awards (LBA) Player and Manager respectively for the month of May. Eduwo and Preko posted superior performances with their clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in the month under review to fend off other contenders in the running for both ...

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FFIG commiserates with Lizzy Onyewenwa’s family

The President of the Female Football Interest Group (FFIG), Henrietta Ukaigwe, has commiserated with the family of the late Mrs. Lizzy Onyewenwa, over her shocking death on June 15. Onyewenwa, who was the first Head of Women’s Football Department who took care of the affairs of the Super Falcons and the Nigeria Women’s Football League for close to ten years. ...

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Confed Cup: Rivers United Overcome KCC Uganda

It was a tight game in Port Harcourt as Kampala City Council were hosted by Rivers United, at the end of the encounter, Rivers managed a 2-1 win that was generally described as unimpressive and fans calling on the team to go and win away games to ensure that Nigeria does not leave the continent empty handed this season. Head ...

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MY GOALS AGAINST PLATEAU UTD’LL MOTIVATE ME – ASIEGBU

Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia mercurial mid-fielder, Shedrack Asiegbu says his two goals against league leaders, Plateau United in a week 25 Nigeria professional Football League at the weekend will motivate him to do more for the club. Asiegbu, who had not scored for Abia Warriors this season, before his brace last weekend, broke the ice at the Umuahia ...

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IBendel Vs Ikorodu utd: Edo Deputy Gov , Echijile Inspire Team

As soccer hostilities resume in the Nigeria National League, on Wednesday 21st June, 2017, Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin are prepared to take on their opponents Ikorodu FC of Lagos at the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium, Benin city. The Benin Arsenal who have been enjoying the state government goodwill currently occupied 7th position on the league table. The club secretary ...

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