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LMC Set To Announce NPFL Resumption Date

Nigeria’s League Management Company (LMC) is set to make an official announcement of the resumption date for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), whose second half kick-off has been delayed by resumed crisis rocking Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). However, with another chapter of the NFF leadership tussle appearing to have played out early this week, an official confirmed that the ...

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Aigbogun: Why I Left My Job At Enyimba

Immediate past head coach at Enyimba International of Aba, Paul Aigbogun has explained that he opted to leave The People’s Elephant’s’ top job in order to concentrate fully on his assignment with the Nigerian under20 team, Flying Eagles. Though Aigbogun had declared at the commencement of his national team assignment that he could mix both jobs together, the England trained ...

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MFM FC Are In Shape For NPFL, Says Ilechukwu

MFM FC head coach, Fidelis Ilechukwu claims his charges are ready for the remaining matches in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The coach has been getting his lads ready for the league resumption following the end of the World Cup break. Ilechukwu is still fining tune his squad for their week 25 against Plateau United at the Agege Stadium. ...

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Aigbogun: Why I Quit Enyimba

Coach Paul Aigbogun has opened up on his resignation from Enyimba, revealing he quit the two-time African champions so as to focus on the Flying Eagles. Aigbogun has previously had to handle both Enyimba and the country’s U20s at the same time. “Combining Enyimba and Flying Eagles jobs was taking its toll on me, so I had to let go ...

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CAF Confederation Cup: Adetunji Poised For Debut After Enyimba Loan Move

Sunday Adetunji could make his CAF Confederation Cup debut on Sunday for Enyimba at Williamsville AC of Cote d’Ivoire after he joined the Aba club on loan from Abia Warriors. “It is great to play for a big club like Enyimba and I am glad that I will be playing on the continent with them,” Adetunji informed SCORENigeria “I decided ...

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Akwa United Can Challenge For Title, Says Igudia

Akwa United central defender Godspower Igudia insists they can challenge for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title. The Promise Keepers are second with 41 points after 24 round of matches. Igudia is confident they can compete with the big guns in the top flight. “On paper, it seems impossible for Akwa United to compete with the likes of Enyimba, ...

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Kwara United Form Thrills Bala

Kwara United have won three of their last five Nigeria Professional Football League games to shift up to 15th on the log. Coach Abubakar Bala has been thrilled with the ability of his players to come good despite being beaten and battered in the early stages of the campaign. “There was a good momentum about us before the league went ...

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NPFL Clubs Have Good Goalkeepers For Eagles – Shorunmu

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has called for a closer look at the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) for more shot-stopper in the national team, as he believes the domestic championship has many talents to offer the side. The former Stationery Stores of Lagos and Shooting Stars of Ibadan keeper, however, also admitted that domestic league players need to ...

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Kano Pillars Continue Volleyball Talent Hunt

Aside efforts in football and basketball, another event in which Kano Pillars are engaged in is the discovery and promotion of volleyball talents. This much has been outlined by the coach of Kano Pillars Volleyball Club, Musa Babanmusa, revealed that his passion is to discover younger players and replace ageing ones. Babanmusa, who is also a member of Nigeria Volleyball ...

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Ikouwem Hails NFF Over Flying Eagles’ Allowances

Enyimba of Aba defender, Ikouwem Udoh Utin has showered accolades on Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for ensuring all moneys due to him and other players in the youth national team, Flying Eagles were paid up without delay. Utin stated in the aftermath of the team’s stunning 5-0 trouncing of Mauritania on Saturday at Agege Stadium, Lagos, that all the players ...

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