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Bazuaye Aims To Keep NPFL Place

Katsina United coach, Baldwin Bazuaye has declared that maintaining a place in Nigeria Professional Football League after the 2016/17 season is the cub’s main aim. The Chanji Boys are ninth in the league with 16 points from 12 matches and despite their decent standing, their handler has stated that working hard to avoid the drop is all they care about. …

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Pillars’ Form Is Back – Gyang

Kano Pillars attacking midfielder, Amos Gyang believes the team have regained their fearsome form and instinct for victory in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL). The Pyramid City side piped Wikki Tourists of Bauchi 1-0 in Wednesday’s top-flight rescheduled matchday 8 clash in Kano, after which Gyang said his side will soon ease themselves into the top spot of the …

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FG, Lagos To Co-manage National Stadium

The Federal government will remain a major stakeholder when the Lagos state government concludes renovation of the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos. Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung made the clarification when he paid a courtesy call on the governor of Lagos state Mr Akinwunmi Ambode In his office in Alausa. He explained that the federal government will not …

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Women’s League Set Registration Deadline

The Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) has reminded all participating teams in the upcoming 2016/17 season of the Friday, March 10 deadline for the completion of registrations. The deadline for clubs registration affects both the premier league and Pro-League sides. The commencement date for the new season remains Saturday, March 25 for the top-flights and Saturday, April 08 for the …

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Emeteole Battles Throat Cancer

Former Heartland of Owerri and El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri coach, Kelechi Emeteole (Caterpillar) is currently battling throat cancer and in dire need of support to save his life. As the veteran coach is unable to speak, his wife, Lolo Phoebe Emeteole takes up the task of telling the story, relating how her once vibrant husband is now going through pain …

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Ndukwe Begs Remo Stars’ Fans

Remo Stars goalkeeper, Chizoba Ndukwe having admitted his goalkeeping error which led to the equalizer from visiting Lobi Stars of Makurdi, has begged his team’s fans for forgiveness. Ndukwe had spilled Kingsley Eduwo’s shot to the path of Anthony Opkutu for a simple tap in to score the equaliser in the 48th minutes of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) …

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Amolo Urges 3SC For Goals

 Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) head coach, Fatai Amoo has charged his wards to henceforth take their chances at goal in the on-going top-flight. The Oluyole Warriors battled to 1-1 draw against leaders, Plateau United in top-flight matchday 12 clash in Ibadan. Amoo said his side are not sliding in their performance but harped on the need to match performance …

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NNL Needs Corporate Support – Akinwunmi

 First vice-president of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi has urged corporate institutions to give backing to Nigeria National League (NNL), in order for the new Board to be able to fully implement its laudable programs for taking the second tier of Nigerian domestic football to new heights of excellence. The experienced administrator and legal luminary, who was Chairman …

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Clubs Must Back Talent Hunt – Dikko

League Management Company (LMC) chairman, Shehu Dikko has charged clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to throw their weights behind the discovery of new talents and younger players in the country. Dikoo gave the charge to NPFL clubs’ youth team coaches during a clinic in Abuja, and further urged them to make the most out of the workshop …

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NNL: Kogi United’s scoring profligacy worries Jatau.

 With just two weeks to kickoff of the 2017 Nigeria National League, NNL, Head Coach of Kogi United FC, Ishaya Jatau has raised concern over his side’s lack of scoring goals which he described as major missing link in Nigerian club football. Kogi United have been intensifying their preparations ahead of the new second tier football league season which is …

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