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Court Action Threatens Kick-off

There is a dark cloud of uncertainty hanging on the commencement of the Nigeria Premier Football League for the 2014/2015 season even when the League Management Company continue to paint a picture portraying that all is well with the league managers. With the litany of litigation and threat from Justice O. A Ogala (Mrs) of the Lagos High Court to …

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Okpodu To Act For Aigbogun

With the departure of Warri Wolves head coach Paul Aigbogun to the United Kingdom for the NFF organised capacity enhancing programme which will last two weeks, the club’s chief coach, Sam Okpodu has stepped in to prepare the squad for the Glo Premier League kick-off this weekend. The responsibility to prepare Wolves for the opener against top-flight newcomers, Ifeanyi Ubah …

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Rangers Give Emeteole 5-match Condition

-Coach Demands Better Welfare For Players The management of Rangers International of Enugu has given their new technical crew led by Kelechi Emeteole a condition to win five straight matches in the ongoing Premier League to keep his job with the job.   A member of the management who pleaded anonymously told SportsDay in Enugu yesterday that the management has …

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Nasarawa Target Continental Ticket

-Danladi Says Team Will Deliver Nasarawa United of Lafia chairman, Barrister Isaac Danladi, who is also acting chairman of Nigerian league Club Owners Association, has declared that the modest team will qualify for a continental slot at the end of the forthcoming Glo Premier League season. Speaking ahead of this weekend’s kick-off for the new season, Danladi beat his chest …

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Enyimba Ready For Any Team – Udoji

Enyimba International of Aba captain, Chinedu Udoji has said that he and his colleagues are happy with their victory against Buffles FC of Benin Republic and that they are ready to face their next Egyptian opponents fair and square. The hard tackling defender who led Enyimba to Federation cup victory against Dolphins last year in Lagos told SportsDay that they …

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Commissioner Promises Sharks, Dolphins Pay

Financial woes currently bedevilling the two Glo Premier League clubs based in Port Harcourt, Sharks and Dolphins, may soon become a thing of the past, if the words of Rivers State commissioner for sports, Honorable Fred Igwe are anything to go by. This is sequel to a declaration by the commissioner during a chat with SportsDay at the weekend, in …

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Bayelsa Players To Sign Code of Conduct

–Ogola Says It Will Enforce Good Discipline Bayelsa United OF Yenagoa’s new chairman, Tony Ogola says the Glo Premier League side will ask their players to sign a code of conduct, towards maintaining discipline in the team before and during the new season, which kicks off on March 7. Ogola, who was a former Chairman of the defunct Ocean Boys …

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Danladi Glad To Join Sunshine Stars

Former Sharks of Port Harcourt first choice goalkeeper, Isah Danladi has expressed joy at his recent move from Port Harcourt to Akure, where he recently signed for Sunshine Stars. The former First Bank FC of Lagos keeper, who was part of the home-based Eagles squad at the 2014 Championship of African Nations (CHAN), completed a move from Sharks to Sunshine …

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Smouha Dare Peoples’ Elephants

Smouha of Egypt head coach, Helmy Toulan has predicted that his side’s match against Enyimba International of Aba in the round of 32 in the CAF Champions League will tough for the Glo Premier League outfit. Enyimba, the Nigerian champions six times, won the CAF Champions League two times in 2003 and 2004, and the same with the Super Cup. …

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Obiozor Sets Season Targets

In form Kano Pillars striker Christian Obiozor has set his sight on emerging as the highest goal scorer in every tournament entered for this season.   Enyimba striker Mfom Udoh scored 23 league goals last season but Obiozor says he wants to surpass that feat, even if it means he will have to more prolific to break the tall standing …

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