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Ganaru Dumps Kano Pillars

Mohammed Babaganaru has announced his resignation as coach of Kano Pillars on the final day of the season Sunday. Pillars were forced to a 1-1 draw at home by Niger Tornadoes today. They will finish in the top-10 bracket, which is widely regarded as a failure for a club who pride themselves of having won the Nigerian champions four times. …

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Gombe United Win Promotion

Gombe United won away from home, 2-0 against Supreme Court to underline their status as top dogs in NNL group A2 which they finished with 28 points from 14 matches. The two clubs thus join Remo Stars as the other NNL side that have gained promotion to the NPFL ahead of next season. One more club will be promoted to …

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FC Taraba Relegated To Amateur League

FC Taraba will play in Nigeria’s amateur league next year after they were demoted from the country’s top league only two seasons ago. Today, the Jalingo club were demoted from the Nigeria National League to see them slide to non-league football. Other NNL clubs going down include Yarmalight and Shakarau Babes, who are promptly returning to non-league football after a …

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NPFL Champions To Get N40m

Champions of this year’s campaign in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) will get N40m for their success, with the funds set to come out of League Management Company’s (LMC) Merit Award. Rangers International of Enugu and Rivers United of Port Harcourt are the two clubs in contention for the big prize money from a total of N200 million set …

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Adedeji Dumps 3SC For USA

Former youth international, Adeyinka Emmanuel Adedeji has become the latest player to dump the local scene, as he has opted to leave Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan and take a trip to the United States of America. Although many reports about the Nigerian league are still crediting Adedeji with appearances for The Oluyole Warriors, a source close to …

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Onuigbo Leaves Enyimba

Experienced striker Ifeanyi Onuigbo has quit Enyimba International of Aba after his contract expired. The club announced the departure of the all-action striker, who has also featured for Sudanese giants Al Hilal and made a handful of appearances in the Nigeria Professional Football League. Onuigbo was a part of Enyimba’s CAF Champions League team who reached the group phase of …

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Crown’s Coach Blasts Referee

-After Controversial Loss To Ifeanyiubah Crown FC of Ogbomosho coach, Fatai Osho has alleged that his team lost to ‘football politics,’ after they fell 2-1 to FC IfeanyiUbah in the semi-final of the Federation Cup. Big spenders IfeanyiUbah qualified for the cup final by eliminating giant killers Crown under very controversial circumstances so much so that fans forced the game …

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Balogun Sad To Miss Wolves’ Clash

Ikorodu United striker, Kabiru Balogun is completely unhappy to miss his side top-flight matchday 38 clash at Warri Wolves on Sunday in Warri. The petite marksman has accumulated five yellow cards in the run in to the season’s last day match on Sunday. Balogun said he actually wanted to play the whole matches on the season’s calendar but the sour …

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Ozor Thanks God For League Title

Rangers International of Enugu heavily gifted chairman, Paul Ozor Chibuzor has said that he is hyper elated that Rangers will break the more than three decades fruitless trophy jinx this season. He added that Rangers has always worked hard for the title in the past few years, but has missed out narrowly on few occasions and have mightily given all …

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Clement Relishes Fruitful Season

Rangers International of Enugu top striker, Bobby Clement has said with full confidence that he knew his team will emerge as champions of the Nigeria Professional Football League this season. He added that he knew Rangers would have a great season after some few weeks into the season. Clement told SportsDay in a brief chat in Abeokuta that he was …

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