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Ambode leads NWFL’s girl-child mentoring programme

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode is expected to lead Nigeria Women Football League’s (NWFL) mentorship programme, which aims at teaching over 1000 school girls from across the country how to make the best use of the opportunities available to them. The programme will hold today at the Government Girls Secondary School, Agege, Lagos. The programme will focus basically on career, …

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NPFL Players Can Make World Cup Squad – Salisu

Super Eagles chief coach and handler of the B-team, Salisu Yusuf has declared that players in the domestic league should not be ruled out of the final list for this year’s World Cup. While hinting that a couple of lads from Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) will also be included in the Eagles’ squad for friendlies against Poland and Serbia …

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Ezenwa Gets Aghahowa, Udeze Caution To Avoid Rushed Return has

Enyimba of Aba goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa received strong warning words from two ex-internationals, Julius Efosa Aghahowa and Ifeanyi Vitalis Udeze, who reason that the shot-stopper may not be back to full fitness yet, but was to get action in the Super Eagles’ upcoming friendlies. Aghahowa and Udeze recounted that the diagnosis of the injury Ezenwa copped at CHAN 2018 was …

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CAF Confederation Cup: Don’t Underrate Energie, Benjamin Francis Warns Teammates

Enyimba FC of Aba has been warned not to underrate Benin Republic side Energie when both teams clash in the CAF Confederation Cup on the 7th of March. The warning was given by Enyimba dependable defender Benjamin Francis who has played in all but one of their games this season, since joining the team on a free transfer before the …

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Lobi Stars Chasing Huge Ambitions – Igbinoba

Last season, Lobi Stars missed out on a ticket to play in a continental competition, but they’ve quickly put that disappointment behind them and are having another go at glory this season. On Wednesday, the Ortom Boys pipped Akwa United 1-0 in a rescheduled league match and the form of the Makurdi-based side has been a delight according to midfielder, …

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CAF Champions League: NPFL Top Spot Great For Plateau United Quest – Boboye

Coach Kennedy Boboye has said Plateau United have been lifted for next week’s CAF Champions League clash against Etoile Sahel after they regained top spot in the NPFL following a 1-0 home win over Enugu Rangers. It took a 77th minute effort off the head of former Rangers defender Chizoba Amaefule, to hand the maximum points to champions Plateau United, …

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Rangers Too Wasteful ―Ogunbote

Enugu Rangers coach Gbenga Ogunbote has lamented that his team paid dearly for their wastefulness in front of goal in their matchday 10 clash of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) against Kano Pillars which ended in a 1-1 draw. Ogunbote, a former Sunshine Stars coach said his charges merely hung on their slim lead, a 41st minute strike by …

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Kwara Stakeholders Demand Obuh Sacking

Kwara United supporters have called for the sacking of the struggling Ilorin Premier League club coach John Obuh. Obuh was during the week handed a three-game ultimatum by the Kwara State Government-owned outfit, which are 19th in the 20-team league,    to save his job At a stakeholders’ meeting organised by the club in Ilorin on Wednesday, the supporters called for …

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CAF Champions League: Fit-Again Turba, Henlong Boost Plateau United Preparations

Plateau United have got injury boost ahead of next week’s Caf Champions League First Round, First Leg encounter with Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia with the return to training of Benjamin Turba and Charles Henlong after some time on the treatment table. Turba hurt his knee on January 31st in their 2-0 away loss to Kano Pillars while Henlong has …

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Owumi New Boss Of Ex-Rangers Association

Prince Davidson Owumi, general manager and CEO of Rangers, has been elected as the chairman of the club’s ex-players’ association. Owumi was elected into the chairmanship position on Tuesday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu where he defeated Arthur Egbunam and Stanley Okoronkwo to emerge winner in the poll. The Rangers CEO won with 33 votes. Egbunam garnered 18 …

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