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Give Way As LMC Boss, Katsina United Chairman To Dikko

Katsina United chairman Aminu Balele Kurfi has told SCORENigeria he expects a top official of the 20 NPFL clubs to replace Shehu Dikko as chairman of the League Management Company (LMC) and NFF 2nd vice-president. “Shehu Dikko ought not to be the NFF 2nd vice-president,” argued Kurfi, who is also a director of the LMC. “He has never managed a …

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Learn From Enugu Rangers Loss, Orji Charges Abia Comets

Abia Comets coach, Bethel Orji has stated that his players will learn from their defeat to Enugu Rangers after they were dazed 2-0 in a friendly tie played at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium on Saturday evening. Two first-half goals from Ugonna Anyora and Godwin Aguda in the 10th and 32nd minutes respectively of the highly charged fixture helped the Flying …

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I Never Kicked Against NPFL Resumption-Davidson Owumi

Enugu Rangers’ chairman Davidson Owumi has refuted claims that he and some club representatives kicked against the resumption of the Nigeria Professional Football League. September 2 was proposed for the league resumption but reports had that some clubs are kicking against the move owing to likely congested match schedules. And the Flying Antelopes boss has disowned media report quoting him …

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Afelokhai: Enyimba Will Win CAF Confederation Cup

Enyimba of Aba goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai is basking in the delight over his heroics against Djoliba of Mali last night, but said he will not relax until the club win the CAF Confederations Cup. After being named Man of the Match in a 1-0 win in Bamako, Afelokhai said he was happy with the feat and that The Peoples Elephant …

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Ajiboye Opts Out Of Trials In Ethiopia

Plateau United of Jos goalkeeper, Dele Ajiboye has rejected a priviso to first line out in a couple of trial matches before signing the dotted lines with Bahir Dar City FC of Ethiopia. Though the club are reportedly working on a deal to sign Ajiboye in the summer transfer window, the Super Eagles’ backup shot stopper has refused to accept …

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Okechukwu Joins Wydad Casablanca From Akwa Utd

Championship of African Nations (CHAN 2018) revelation, Okechukwu Gabriel has sealed a four-year deal worth $1.2m with Wydad Casablanca of Morocco. The deal sees the home-based Eagles striker leave Akwa United of Uyo for another shot at a professional career abroad, in a contract that carries an annual salary of $300,000. Although a number of other top clubs in North …

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Ayagwa Moves To Lillestrøm From Plateau United

Plateau United of Jos will not be with the services of ace midfielder, Raphael Ayagwa when the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season finally resumes, as he has sealed a summer transfer to Lillestrøm SK of Norway. The 20-year-old creative player, who previously played for Lobi Stars of Makurdi, has signed a $200,000 worth contract that should keep him at …

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Rivers United Declare Ojobo AWOL, Suspend Three Players

Rivers United have declared right back, Markson Ojobo Absent Without Official Leave (AWOL) after he absconded from the club’s camp. Ojobo was expected to have resumed officially with the club on June 28, 2018 following the brief 2018 Fifa World Cup break. He has however failed to resume and his whereabouts remain unknown to the club. In a similar vein, …

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FRIENDLY: Osun Utd to face Shooting Stars on Friday

As part of its preparations for the second round of 2018 Bet9ja Nigeria National League, Osun United Football Club will play an away friendly match against Shooting Stars Sports Club in Ibadan on Friday August 10, 2018. The Oluyole Warriors will be welcoming the Omoluabi Giants to Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba in a friendly encounter to keep the boys sharp …

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Enyimba Coach Promises Decent Result Against Djoliba

Enyimba of Aba’s new coach, Usman Abdallah has predicted that the squad will get a decent result from their next match of the CAF Confederations Cup, against Djoliba Sporting Club of Mali, and revive their semi-finals chances. Though The Peoples Elephant will play away to Djolibanext weekend, Abdallah is confident of his side holding their own and get a very …

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