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Assemblymen Rally Round Heartland

Heartland of Owerri received a massive dose of support from powers that be in their home state, Imo, as several members of the house of assembly stormed Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri to watch their last match of the season. The game against was a ceremonial outing of sort for The Naze Millionaires, as it was the first for the team ...

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Disciplinary Committee Resolves Abia Comets Issues

The disciplinary committee OF Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced various decisions on cases brought before it for hearing on 14th October at Bolton White Apartments, Abuja Incidentally, both decisions announced at the weekend affect Abia Comets of Umuahia, in their match against Crown FC of Ogbomosho as well as versus AS Racines of Lagos. The committee’s findings on the ...

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Commissioner 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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Nasarawa Amazons Win Women League

Nasarawa Amazons on Friday emerged the champions of the 2016/17 Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) season. The Lafia landladies achieved the feat with 1-0 win against hard fighting Delta Queens in the final of the NWPL Super 4 competition at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City. Attacking midfielder, Amarachi Okoronkwo’s superb header that cut the Asaba ladies goalkeeper, Rita ...

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LMC Congratulates Heartland On NPFL Promotion

League Management Company, organizers of the Nigeria Professional Football League, has sent a congratulatory message to Heartland FC of Owerri. After spending just a season in the lower cadre of Nigeria football league, the Owerri based team regained promotion on Wednesday with a game to spare. LMC tweeted immediately after the game,” “Congratulations @HeartlandFC_ng. Welcome back to the #NPFL. Hopefully ...

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Tornadoes Battle Akwa For AITEO Cup N25m Prize

Positive and edifying history will be made on Sunday when Niger Torna­does FC and Akwa United clash at the Agege Stadium for the right to be the first team to hoist the glittering AITEO Cup. For the umpteenth time, change was ef­fected in the name of the oldest competition in the land in June this year when Nigeria’s leading energy ...

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Olowo’s House Burgled, Sacked By Club

These are most certainly not the best of times for central defender Emmanuel Olowo after he was fired by NPFL champions Plateau United days after his house in Jos was burgled. Kaduna-born Olowo was one of 12 players who has been told by Plateau United to look elsewhere for a job. He only played a bit role as Plateau United ...

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Heartland NPFL Return Has Eased Painful Aiteo Cup Exit- Ebele Obi

Ebele Obi (right) is excited with Heartland promotion back to the NPFL Ebele Obi has told SCORENigeria Heartland instant return to the NPFL has made up for the club’s elimination from the Aiteo Cup. ‘Naze Millionaires’ Heartland have clinched promotion back to the top flight from the Southern Conference of the NNL. This was after they were eliminated by regional ...

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Duo Talks Tough Ahead Super 4 Final

Delta Queens defender Maria Nwoko and Nasarawa Amazons captain and defender Mariam Ibrahim have insisted on winning the coveted Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) Super 4 competition trophy. The top-flight teams will square up for the NWPL Super 4 final on Friday at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, Edo state. The Asaba landladies held the Lafia side to ...

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Sasere Disappointed With Sunshine Stars Defeat To Akwa

Sunshine Stars rising striker Franklin Sasere found it tough to describe the disappointment at crashing out of the Federation Cup. The Owena Whales bowed 3-2 on aggregate to Akwa United after losing 3-1 in the semi-final second leg in Uyo. The 19-year-old got his team’s lone goal as the Promise Keepers cruised to the final of the competition where they’ll ...

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