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Alhassan, Maikaba named LBA winners

Akwa United duo of Alhassan Ibrahim and Abdu Maikaba have been named League Bloggers Awards (LBA) Player and Manager for April respectively following their outstanding performances in the Nigeria Professional Alhassan emerged winner of the player’s award for April after seeing off challenges from the trio of Chinedu Udechukwu of Katsina United, Nasarawa United defender Yinka Onaolapo and Lobi Stars …

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Nikyu Arrives Wikki Tourists, Promises To Deliver

Coach Bala Nikyu, who replaced Mohammed Baba Ganaru at troubled Wikki Tourists of Bauchi held his first training session with the squad on Wednesday evening and afterwards charged the players not to give in to despair but to see the start of the NPFL second stanza as a new season. Nikyu who has been hired by the club’s new management …

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We Won’t Be Careless Against Enyimba, Says Mbaoma

Remo Stars striker Victory Mbaoma has said there will be no mistakes when his side confronts former champions Enyimba. The Sky Blue Stars are hosts of the People’s Elephant in Sunday’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matchday 20 clash at the Gateway International Stadium in Sagamu. Mbaoma said his side has done good work during the midterm break, aimed at …

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No Change For Unicem Clash-Uzoho

Papilo FC head coach Obinna Uzoho has hinted of a similar victorious line up in their last game with My People FC against Unicem Rovers. The newcomers are hosts of the Calabar outfit in Saturday’s Bet9ja Nigeria National League (NNL) matchday 15 clash at the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Owerri. Uzoho said he would love to have the side’s proprietor …

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Kone Eyes League Trophy With FC IfeanyiUbah

Yaya Kone reveals he joined FC IfeanyiUbah because of their big ambition. Kone made his Nigeria Professional Football League bow at Lobi Stars before making the switch to the Nnewi side. And with the second round of season set to commence, the striker says he is targeting topflight victory with the Anambra Warriors. “I played at Lobi Stars, that was …

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I Joined Sunshine To Achieve Greatness – Thuram

New signing Durand Thuram says he joined Sunshine Stars to help ‘achieve greatness’. Alongside Dayo Ojo and other six players, the Benin international arrived the Akure outfit during the mid-season transfer window. “I am not at Sunshine Stars to look around or to just sit all day,” Durand told Goal. “I joined Sunshine Stars to help them achieve greatness. They …

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Tchato Eyes Victory Over Akwa United

Giscard Tchato is confident of MFM having a positive start to the second round of the Nigeria Professional Football League. The Olukoya Boys, placed second in the log, host Akwa United at the Agege Stadium on Sunday. “We are ready to host Akwa United this weekend, we are waiting fie them and we are confident that we shall secure a …

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We Must Be Focused – El Kanemi’s Mathias Urges Teammate

El Kanemi Warriors’ Samuel Mathias urges his teammates to be focused ahead of the resumption of the Nigeria Professional Football League. The Desert Warriors enjoyed an impressive start to the season and begin the second round of the season as the third best side in the Nigerian topflight. They face off with ABS FC on Sunday and a victory could …

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Osho Sure Remo Stars Will Beat The Drop

Technical Adviser of Remo Stars, Fatai Osho is full of confidence of surviving relegation as the second stanza of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)   resumes this weekend Osho who was speaking at the team camp at the Gateway International Stadium in Sagamu, believed that the team can still turn things around in the concluding part of the season. “We …

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Akwa United Sign Ikande, 4 Others

Akwa United of Uyo have sealed the signing former AC Milan of Italy youth prodigy, Harmony Ikande and four other new players ahead of the second stanza of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Joining Ikande at the Promise Keepers are ex-youth international goalkeeper Olorunleke Ojo, former Super Eagles invitee Gabriel Okechukwu, Akwa Starlet striker Edem Atang and Katsina United …

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