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FED CUP ROUND OF 16 MATCHESMEN’S COMPETITION

WOMEN’S COMPETITION Pelican Stars Vs FC Robo Queens – UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar (2pm) Confluence Queens Vs Sure Babes – Confluence Stadium, Lokoja (4pm) Bayelsa Queens Feeders Vs Edo Queens – Nembe Stadium (4pm) Rivers Angels Vs Ben Women FC – Yakubu Gowon Stadium, PH (4pm) Sunshine Queens Vs Bayelsa Queens – Akure Township Stadium (4pm) Beautiful Tours Vs Nasarawa ...

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Madu Relishes Heartland Versus Iferanyibubah

Heartland of Owerri coach, Ramson Madu says he is happy as underdogs going into the Aiteo Federation Cup clash at oriental neighbors and title holders, FC IfeanyiUbah of Nnewi. The Naze Millionaires are guests of the Anambra Warriors in Wednesday’s Aiteo Cup round of 16 clash at the FC IfeanyiUbah International Stadium in Nnewi. Madu said the clash is a ...

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Udi Says Sunshine Achieved NPFL Target

Sunshine Stars of Akure coach, Duke Udi is happy that his side eventually escaped relegation and declared that they achieved their mandate in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The Owena Waves piped hosts and newcomers, Remo Stars 1-0 in the top-flight final day matchday 38 clash in Sagamu to secure their premier league status. Udi said his wards peaked ...

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Ilechukwu Insists He Won’t Quit MFM

MFM FC of Lagos coach Fidelis Ilechukwu has played down talks of him quitting his position at the NPFL club. Ilechukwu had caused a stir before the last day of the NPFL this season when he declared that his team would win at El-Kanemi in order to have hope of toppling eventual champions Plateau United who also needed to win ...

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ABS Will Bounce Back, Says Chukwuemeka

ABS of Ilorin director of football Alloy Chukwuemeka is confident his side will make an instant return to the Nigeria Professional Football League next season. Seun Sogbesan’s brace ended Saraki Boys’ one season stay in Nigeria’s topflight, having lost 2-1 on the final day against the Solid Miners at the Lafia City Stadium. Despite the setback, the administrator has taken ...

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Chukwu Explains Enugu Rangers’ Overhaul

Enugu Rangers general manager, Christian Chukwu has stated that the need for the Flying Antelopes to chart a new course ahead of the new season enforced his decision to terminate the appointment of the team’s management staff, some players and the technical crew after a below par performance of the club in the league and the Federation Cup. The Flying ...

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We Are Not Relegated Yet, Insist 3SC

Shooting Stars Sports Club say they are not relegated yet despite losing their final game of the season at Niger Tornadoes on Saturday, which ensured they ended the season in 17th place, with 50 points. Two goals from Ibrahim Babawo and Ebenezer Odeyemi at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja, ended 3SC’s hope of escaping relegation but the Oluyole Warlords’ media officer ...

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Lobi To Raise Funds For Benue Flood Victims

Lobi Stars will on Wednesday play Nasarawa United in a charity match to raise funds for victims of the flood disaster in Benue State in support of the state government’s efforts, Vice Chairman of Lobi, Mike Idoko, has announced. Idoko, who said the charity match, would be played at the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi, called on Lobi fans and well-meaning ...

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Enyimba Dauda In Contention For Best NPFL Goalkeeper Award

Ghana goalkeeper Fatau Dauda could cap off an impressive season with Enyimba by being named the best goalkeeper in the just ended Nigerian Super League. The 32-year-old is being `rewarded after his incredible performance which helped Enyimba secures a return to the CAF Confederations Cup. Dauda has gained fame and fortune since deciding to move to Africa’s most populated country. ...

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Bala Says Tornadoes Are Achievers

Niger Tornadoes head coach Abubakar Bala has said his side narrowly missed their season’s target in the just concluded 2016-17 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The Ikon Allah Boys benched Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) 2-0 in the top-flight matchday 38 clash at the Confluence Stadium to end their campaign in the 11th position. The duo Ibrahim Babawo and Ebenezer ...

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