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Etor Puts Akwa Draw Behind

Enyimba forward Etor Daniel has called on his team mates to use Sunday’s draw against Akwa United as the driving force for their upcoming Champions League tie against Smouha SC. The Elephants, who dominated for the entire duration of the game could not make their superiority count as the Promise Keepers succeeded in shutting them out, ultimately leaving with a …

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Ogbeide Pleads Bayelsa Patience

Bayelsa United manager Solomon Ogbeide believes his side will improve markedly as the 2015 Glo Premier League season progresses. The Yenagoa-based club began their league campaign with a 1-1 draw against Lobi Stars, coming from a goal down to earn a point. However, Ogbeide feels that his players are capable of far better performances, and having started their pre-season preparations …

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Eguma Escapes Gunmen Attack

By Bibian Onwugbolu, Port Harcourt There are strong indications that Dolphin of Port Harcourt handler, Stanley Eguma last week escaped death by the whiskers, after he was attacked by unknown gunmen during a training session at Liberation Stadium Elekahia. Source close to Eguma revealed to SportsDay in confident that some gun men planned to take Eguma away on Wednesday but …

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El-Ka Boss Fires Warning At Rivals

By Jerome Obuninta El Kanemi Warriors chairman, Muhammad Zanna Mala expressed confidence that the Maiduguri-based outfit will be a team to beat this season after an opening their Glo league campaign on a winning note against Nasarawa United on Sunday in Kano. Zanna told SportsDay that this season will be very palatable for his club and believes that, with his …

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Sharks Miss Hospitalised Ogunbote

By Bibian Onwugbolu, Port Harcourt A cross-section of players from Sharks of Port Harcourt have confessed that they felt the absence of their technical adviser, Gbenga Ogunbote during their opening Glo Premier League match against newly promoted Kwara United of United, this past Saturday at Liberation Stadium Elekahia. Ogunbote who was attacked by Sharks’ fans during one of their training …

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Emordi Worries Over Shot Players

-Says Champs League Tie Will Be Tough Kano Pillars head coach, Okey Emordi has said it will be difficult to prosecute the CAF Champions League clash at Moroccan champions, Moghreb Athletic de Tetouan (MAT) without his key injured players. The Nigerian champions were involved in an armed robbery attack on the outskirt of Abuja on their way to Owerri for …

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Crisis Is Distracting Enyimba – Baraje

Akwa united of Uyo coach, Zachary Baraje is basking in the euphoria of his side’s shock goalless draw away to his former club, but said it must have been because the hosts are facing some internal struggles at the moment. Speaking against the backdrop of the opening day away stalemate in The City of Elephants, Baraje said his side had …

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Nasarawa Visit Injured Pillars

A delegation of the management and players of Nasarawa United of Lafia has paid a sympathy visit to the injured players of Kano Pillars. The Nigeria champions were attacked by armed bandits along Abaji- Lokoja highway on their way to Owerri to play Heartland in the league opener, which was later postponed as a result of the sad incident. The …

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Odunlami Happy With Sharks Draw

Super Eagles and Sunshine stars solid defender, Kunle Odunlami was in a happy mood over their hard earned goalless draw in the Glo premier league clash against Sharks at the Liberation stadium on Saturday. Odunlami told SportsDay after the game that he is very happy they got a good result in their first game of the season and he believes …

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Yakubu’s Brace Sinks 3SC

Wikki Tourists of Bauchi defeated fellow promoted side 3SC 2-0 in their first game of the season in Bauchi on Sunday. Former JUTH FC of Jos forward, Victor Yakubu gave the hosts Wikki Tourists the lead in the sixth minute with a superb header to score the first goal of the 2014/2015 season. Yakubu completed a brace as he scored …

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