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Heartland Sink Kwara In Ilorin

Mohammed Mohammed scored on his return to Ilorin as Heartland FC came from behind to outclass newly promoted Kwara United 3-1 at the Ilorin Township Stadium. There was a big relief from the Harmony Warriors’ fans as Ahmed Jimoh opened the scoring with a strike from a spilled save by David Obiazor, but Kwara United’s lead was short-lived as Mohammed ...

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Nasarawa, 3SC Share Points

Nasarawa United were left frustrated, after drawing 0-0 with Shooting Stars on Sunday evening. The home side got on the act early though Yero Bature but his weak header failed to trouble Akande in goal for Shooting stars who responded with a chance of their own through under-23 national team striker, Junior Ajayi whose shot from close range went wide. ...

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Bayelsa Seal First Victory

Bayelsa United claimed their first win of the season, after beating FC Taraba 1-0 at the Oghara Township Stadium. Jafar Buhari scored the game’s only goal in the 72nd minute, with visiting keeper Chinedu Kawawa failing to keep out his effort. Defeat for Taraba, meanwhile, saw them relinquish top spot to Heartland, although their battling display will have been encouraging ...

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Pillars Too Strong For Enyimba

Kano Pillars piped title rivals Enyimba 1-0 in a Week 4 match of the Glo Premier League clash on Sunday in Kano, taking the home team to six points from two games, while The Peoples’ Elephants have five points from four games. The only goal of the game was scored in the 44th minute by Nigeria U23 striker Ubong Ekpai, ...

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Heartland Must Fall – Abdulrahman

Chief Coach of Kwara United Football Club of Ilorin, Tunde Abdulrahman has said that his team would do all they can to get three point victory in their home Glo league clash against Heartland football club of Owerri this weekend. In a brief telephone chat with SportsDay, Abdulrahman stated that he is very confident that his team will beat Heartland ...

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UNICEM Rovers Get Govt Pledge

Lower division league club, UNICEM Rovers of Calabar have received a promise of support from the government of Cross River State, which has also pledged to settle all outstanding money owed the players as well as look into any plight they are currently facing. Deputy Governor of the state, Efiok Cobham declared as much while addressing the players during their ...

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Wikki’s Martins Warns Abia Warriors

-Seeks Better Impact In Umuahia Wikki Tourist of Bauchi attacking midfielder, Uche Martins has promised the club’s fans a good game as they battle away to Abia Warriors of Umuahia in their week four fixture of the Glo Premier League billed for this weekend. Making his targets known in a telephone chat with SportsDay, Martins confirmed that he and the ...

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Aigbogun Eyes Group Stage

Warri Wolves coach, Paul Aigbogun says he and his players aim to make history by reaching the group stage of the second tier continental club competition for the first time. The Seasiders will face DR Congo’s MK Etacheite in the next round first leg, Caf Confederation Cup in Warri on Saturday. Aigbogun’s men will hope to snatch a good home ...

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Uduaghan Motivates Warri Wolves

The executive governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has charged the Management and players of Warri Wolves to win Saturday’s CAF Confederation Cup, second round first leg with MC MK Football Club of D.R.Congo with enough goals to make the second leg a mere formality. Dr Uduaghan who is visiting the team for the first time in eight years ...

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Idoko Wants Stakeholders Meeting

A former member of the Kano Pillars CAF Champions League Committee, Mike Idoko, believes there are many ills in the administration of Nigerian club football. In an exclusive interview with www.footballlive.ng Idoko, a veteran football administrator, suggested that club administrators hold a stakeholders’ meeting to address the several nagging issues plaguing clubs in the country. Idoko reasoned that it would ...

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