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Home-based Eagles Spank MFM 3-2 To Win NPFL Super-6

The home-based Eagles on Sunday berat Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry (MFM) FC of Lagos 3-2 in Kano, to rule this season’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super-6 competition. Two comeback goals by Jonathan Zikiye and Chuka Uwaga were not good enough to put MFM back into Sunday’s game, after going down 3-0, but the Lagos side showed good ...

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PLATEAU UNITED STASRT SEASON AGAINST NASARAWA

Plateau United will begin their title defence at next-door neighbours Nasarawa United, while Katsina United will welcome Kano Pillars in another epic northern derby on the opening game of the NPFL season on January 14. Plateau United made history last season when they won the NPFL crown for the first time, while Pillars and Katsina United have reignited a long ...

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Fatau Dauda Sees NPFL As New Destination For Ghanaian Stars

The Nigeria Professional Football League is becoming the new destination for Ghanaian players with Ghana goalkeeper Fatau Dauda predicting that many more will join clubs in the biggest West African country. After Angola, Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan and Ethiopia taking their fair share of the talents from Ghana, it seems now is the turn of Nigeria. Fatau Dauda who joined Enyimba ...

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Galadima: I’m Fulfilled As Founder Of Kano Pillars

Following the recent victorious outings of Kano Pillars FC where they won two pre-season tournaments within a couple of weeks Gold cup tourney and Alan Cup, a one time chairman of the NFA and current Chairman of Kano State Sports Commission, Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima, has come out to say he is quite happy delighted and fulfilled. The chairman of Kano ...

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Eguma Explains Udechukwu’s Transfer SagaBy Bibian Onwugbolu, in Kano

Eguma Explains Udechukwu’s Transfer Saga By Bibian Onwugbolu, in Kano Last month, Rivers United announced via their official twitter account that “We have just completed the signing of striker, Chinedu Udechukwu. He joins us from Katsina United FC”. But in a swift twist, the forward who netted 11 times for Katsina United in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) last ...

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Sunshine Players, Fans Want Elegbeleye Back

Sunshine Stars of Akure players and supporter of the team have started to solicit for the return those former director general of Nigeria Sports Commission (NSC), Otunba Gbenga Elegbeye ahead of the new football season. Elegbeye headed the three man committee set up by the Ondo State Government to salvaged the team from relegating and *who  through his administrative acumen ...

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Plateau United Will Make Nigeria Proud – Salomon

Plateau United defender, Salomon Junior has expressed confidence that the club will do well in the CAF Champions League and make Nigeria proud next year. The former Asec Mimosa and Bayelsa United Benin Republic international, who was the stand-in captain for his side, stated this shortly after his team forced Enyimba International of Aba to a draw on match day ...

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Inyama Hails South-south, South-East Pre-season Organisers

Abia Warriors of Umuahia chairman, Chief Emeka Inyama said the recently concluded South-East/ South-South Pre-season Football Tournament was initiated in order to give the clubs within the geographical zones the opportunity to assess their preparations for the next season. Speaking with SportsDay, Inyama said in as much as results could be important in such a tournament, the most essential thing ...

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MAIKABA: WE’LL TAKE EACH GAME AS THEY COME

The Technical adviser of Akwa United, Abdul Maikaba has reiterated that his team will take every game as they come Nigeria Representative in the CAF Confederation Cup and NPFL, rather than piling unnecessary pressure on themselves when the new season kick starts early next year. The former Wikki Ttourist of Bauchi gaffer, stated this shortly after the promise keepers played ...

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Ezenwa Targets Super-6 Title In Kano

Enyimba of Aba goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa has set a target of winning the NPFL Super-6 title in Kano with the home-based Eagles, as he aims to captain the second-tier national team to glory this week in the City of Groundnut Pyramids. The former Sunshine Stars of Akure, Heartland of Owerri and FC Ifenayiubah of Nnewi shot-stopper said he is determined ...

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