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LMC, NFF Get Vote Of Confidence From Club Owners

Nigeria Football Club Owners Association headed by Barrister Isaac Danladi, has given the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation and that of the League Management Company, LMC, a vote-of-confidence. Danladi  assured the NFF president of the total support of his members even as he praised him for his unprecedented achievements which have changed the face of Nigerian football and taken ...

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Lokosa Shifts Focus Towards AFCON 2019 Qualifiers

Kano Pillars forward, Junior Lokosa has turned his attention to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in September, after failing to make the Super Eagles World Cup squad. Lokosa, who was one of the five players dropped by Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, promised to continue to work harder to increase his chances of being considered in the future. Lokosa, ...

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Ifeanyi, Orji Get Transfer Deals In Morocco

Two former home-based Eagles stars and top performers in Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Ifeanyi Ifeanyi and Orji Kalu have found transfer options coming their way at two clubs in Morroco. The report states that Orji and Ifeanyi are in talks with Moroccan side Ittihad Tanger over a move to champions of the first tier league in Morocco popularly called ...

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Ajiboye In Anxious Wait For World Cup Fate

Plateau United of Jos goalkeeper, Dele Ajiboye is in an anxious wait over his fate in the Super Eagles’ final list for the World Cup, as coach of the side, Gernot Rohr will on Monday cut his provisional list to 25 players. One of four goalkeepers in camp is sure to be dropped, thereby setting Ajiboye up as the most ...

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Lokosa Eager For First Super Eagles Appearance

Kano Pillars striker, Junior Lokosa has declared that he is eager to get his first game with the Super Eagles, and believes it could come in Monday’s clash with DR Congo in Port Harcourt. Lokosa has put behind the early blushes they saw him flop in his first training with the Eagles in Uyo and, now that he has settled ...

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Pinnick Relishes NPFL Stars Form Against Atletico

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Melvin Amaju Pinnick is still relishing a great performance by a crop of players from the domestic league in Tuesday’s exhibition friendly against Atletico Madrid, with a view that it shows the quality of the country’s home-based players. With a handful of players from the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) teaming up with some second ...

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Onyirimba Explains Go-Round FC’s Struggles

Go Round defender, Odinaka Onyirimba has explained reasons behind his club’s struggles in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), saying it is simply because there is huge difference between playing in the top-flight and what they experienced last season in the lower cadre Nigeria National League (NNL). Onyirimba said he and most of his teammates are also playing in the ...

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Tiki Taka Seals Deal With Swedish Club, Goteborg

Lagos-based youth football project, TikiTaka have signed a three-year agreement with top Swedish top-flight club, IFK Goteborg on development of Nigerian talents. The agreement, which is billed to initially run till 2020, is another extension of the TikaTaka Football Development programme, which has among other things a successful football academy in Nigeria, which each year feature in the Gothia Cup ...

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Enakhena Explains Mass Exodus Of Key Players At MFM

MFM’s worldwide director of sports, Godwin Enakhena revealed why the team let go of some key players during the transfer window, saying it has links with Stephen Odey. The Olukoya Boys are struggling to match the impressive form that saw them qualify for the CAF Champions League in 2017, having witnessed mass exodus during the mid-season. Stephen Odey moved to ...

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Seka, Olokokun, Bala, Alimi Nominated For NPFL’s VAT Wonder Goal

Two former VAT Wonder Goal award winners, Pascal Seka and Sikiru Alimi are among the four candidates for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Match Day 23 nominations. While Seka last won the award in the 2016/17 season, Alimi was the winner for Match Day 16 of the current campaigns. The other nominees are Nasarawa United’s Nojeem Olokokun who netted ...

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