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Abia Warriors Draw ‘A Satisfactory Result’, Says Maikaba

Akwa United head coach Abdul Maikaba says he is satisfied with his side’s performance in their 0-0 draw against Abia Warriors in Umuahia on Wednesday. Consolidating on their 3-0 home win over Gombe United, the Promise Keepers held Abdullahi Biffo’s men at the Umuahia Township Stadium to hold on to the third spot. And the former Wikki Tourist gaffer insists ...

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Okon Happy To Reclaim NWPL Summit

Rivers Angels head coach, Edwin Okon has said his side has come to stay at the top-flight summit after a convincing win against neighbours, Abia Angels. The Jewel of Rivers dismissed the Umuahia landladies 4-1 in Thursday’s Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) matchday 12 clash at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt. Okon said his attention has shifted to ...

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Falode Frowns At NWPL Unruly Asct

Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) board has condemned in strong term the ugly incidents at two match venues in Wednesday’s top-flight matchday 12 clash in Nembe and Fufore. The clash between hosts, Bayelsa Queens and Sunshine Queens at the Nembe City Stadium which ended 1-0 in favour of the home side saw the goalkeeper of the Akure side, Elizabeth Johnson ...

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Rangers To Pay Imama N16.7m

League Management Company (LMC) have ordered NPFL champions Enugu Rangers to pay coach Imama Amapakabo a total sum of 16.7 million Naira for wrongful dismissal, while also banning for a year and imposing a hefty fine on a top Rangers official for breach of mediation. The LMC directed Rangers to pay the sacked coach various sums including N14,560,000 representing his ...

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Rivers Lose Yakubu Stadium Myth

Rivers United have lost the myth they enjoyed for a long spell at Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt, which the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club enjoyed as an impregnable fortress, until Sunshine Stars beat them there on Wednesday. A 1-0 loss to the Akure side ended a glorious run at The Garden City arena, where many a big side ...

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Madu’s Early Minute Strike Wrecks ABS

Harrison Madu’s second minute goal was all Wikki Tourists of Bauchi needed to beat Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) of Ilorin 1-0 to earn all the three points at stake during a match day 30 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) encounter. The match played at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium, Bauchi saw the hosts went in front with just two minutes into ...

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Nikyu Praises Wikki’s Performance

Wikki Tourists of Bauchi coach, Bala Nikyu has praised the performance of his boys in Wednesday’s 1-0 win against ABS FC of Ilorin. Though it took only an early goal to fetch his side maximum points against their stubborn visitors, Nikyu believes it was a job well done and victory deserved. Nikyu told SportsDay on telephone that he was not ...

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Sunshine Stars Relish Win In PH

Sunshine Stars of Akure captain, Sunday Oluwashina Abe has stated delight with his side’s shock win away to Rivers United on Wednesday, while a member of the host team’s technical crew, Boma Joseph admits it was a huge blow to their hopes. The result means Rivers United dropped two places on the log and now occupy 15th spot on the ...

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NPFL Week 30 Results

*Wikki Tourists 1-0 ABS FC* *Rangers 1-0 MFM FC* (abandoned due to heavy down pour) *Katsina utd 1-0 Kano Pillars* Abia warriors 0-0 Akwa utd *Nassarawa utd 2-1 Elkanemi warriors* *Remo stars 1-1 3SC* *Enyimba Int’l 2-1 Lobi stars* Gombe utd 0-0 Niger Tornadoes *Rivers utd 0-1 Sunshine stars* *Plateau utd 1-0 FC Ifeanyi Ubah*  

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Okpotu Targets 65th NPFL Goal

Lobi Stars of Makurdi striker, Anthony Okpotu is close to scoring his 65th goal of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) since his debut in 2010. Okpotu and his teammates are up for a very difficult trip to Calabar where they will go up against seven-time league champions Enyimba in a Matchday 30 fixture this Wednesday. After his first season ...

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