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Ammeh Likes NPFL Win Over Sunshine

Niger Tornadoes attacking winger Wilfred Ammeh has said that the side’s hard work paid off in the top-flight clash against Sunshine Stars. The Ikon Allah Boys defeated the Owena Waves 2-1 in Sunday’s top-flight matchday 15 clash at their adopted ground – Confluence Stadium in Lokoja. A goal each off the foot of Jeremiah Gabriel and Lucas Yaya proved enough …

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Pep Talk Key To Win Against Pillars’

Abia Warriors head coach, Abdul Usman Biffo has said pep talk was the magic wand that gave his side victory against former Nigerian champions, Kano Pillars. The Umuahia Warriors defeated the Pyramid City side 3-0 in Sunday’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matchday 15 clash at the Umuahia Township Stadium. A brace from former 3SC marksman, Sunday Adetunji and Bashir …

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Nnodim Eyes NWFL Win Against Osun

Nasarawa Amazons central defender Sarah Nnodim believes victory will be key in the side’s first clash of the season against Osun Babes. The Lafia landladies are hosts of the Osogbo outfit in Wednesday’s Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) matchday 1 clash at the Lafia Township Stadium. Nnodim said her side are prepared to give the challengers from Osogbo a tough …

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Akeredolu to grace NWFL opener

Ondo state first lady, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu will be the special guest of honour at the official commencement match of the 2016/17 Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL). The NWFL star match will involve the home ladies, Sunshine Queens and visitors, Ibom Angels at the Akure Township Stadium. Her Excellency who wears the toga as grand matron of the Akure outfit …

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Beating Rangers A Good Omen-Amoo

Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) head coach Fatai Amoo says the win against champions Enugu Rangers is a huge boost for his team ahead of their clash in Lafia against Nasarawa United in Lafia. The Oluyole Warriors will be the guests of the Solid Miners in Sunday’s top-flight matchday 15 clash at the Lafia Township Stadium. Amoo said the win …

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Heartland Chief Promises Players

New president of National League club Heartland, Godfaith Otuemena, says he plans to repackage the club for greater achievements through enhanced welfare package, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Otuemena told NAN on Thursday that he would work for the club to regain promotion to the Nigeria Professional Football League. He said the Owerri team going on relegation last season …

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How Bendel Insurance Fell To Osun Utd In Osogbo

…Delta Force Stun Ikorodu United Adeyemi Adeyeye scored a brace in Osun United’s 2-0 win over Bendel Insurance Football Club in one of the Week Two contest of the Nigeria National League at the Oshogbo Township Stadium. But it was a twist of fate as Delta Force battled Ikorodu United and defeated the former top league team to a 0-1 …

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CAF Coach License B Course: Bala Praises Tornadoes’ Management

Niger Tornadoes technical adviser, Abubakar Bala has thanked the management for the opportunity given to him to attend the on-going Confederation of African Football (Caf) Coach License B Course in Abuja. Bala said that it was a tough decision applying for the course needed to upgrade his knowledge of the game at a time the club will need his service …

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NWFL Frees COD Utd Ladies

The Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) has granted a compassionate concession to the players of disbanded COD United Ladies to play for any team of their choice in the upcoming season. The Lagos outfit were disbanded by its management on the eve of the registration deadline of March 21 given to the top-flight teams to complete registration for the football …

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Increasing Spectatorship: LMC goes tough on Stadium Safety Requirements

The League Management Company (LMC) has shifted focus to ensuring strict compliance with safety measures at match venues against the backdrop of rising numbers in spectatorship at matches of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Over the past four seasons, the LMC has been working with clubs on strategies to win back fans to match venues after years of dwindling …

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