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Afelokhai Rues Fed Cup Exit

Kano Pillars goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai, is still in shock following his side’s ouster from the Federation Cup. The Pyramid City side lost 4-2 to National League side, Plateau United on Wednesday. The former U-23 star told completesportsnigeria.com that he was sad to see his side exit another competition following their ouster from the CAF Champions League early this season. He ...

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Ogunbote Happy With Winning Mentality

Shooting Star of Ibadan coach, Gbenga Ogunbote has said that he is very glad with the winning mentally his team has discovered in the past few games since he took over Franklin Howard some few weeks back. Ogunbote revealed to SportsDay the he is really pleased with his team’s attitude in the games he has taken charge of recently, while ...

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Salami Targets Goals Record

Warri Wolves striker, Gbolahan Salami, has set his sights on becoming the all-time leading scorer in the Glo Premier League. Enyimba hitman, Mfom Udoh, scored 23 goals last season to erase the previous record of 20 set by Jude Aneke. And Salami who has hit the back of the net five times for the Wolves in this campaign is confident ...

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El-Kanemi Defeat Gateway 4-3

Ogun State flag bearers, Gateway United of Abeokuta have crashed out of this year’s Federation Cup, after losing narrowly via 4-3 penalties to El-kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri in a round of 32 match played in Makurdi, Benue State capital. Gateway dominated play with good displayed of soccer artistry to the admiration fans that watched the explosive encounter, which ended without ...

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Akwa Utd Aim Top Four Finish

Despite an indifferent start to the 2014/2015 Glo Premier League, Akwa United chairman Nse Ubeh has maintained the club are aiming for a top-four finish at the end of the season. Ubeh said he is optimistic his youthful side will make up lost ground in the second round of the league. “No doubt, Akwa United are not where we are ...

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Emordi Escapes Mob Attack

Coach Okey Emordi had to be spirited away to safety to escape angry fans after Kano Pillars crashed out of this year’s Federation Cup in Kaduna on Wednesday. Lower league side Plateau United edged past league champions Pillars on penalties after this round of 32 match finished 1-1. The fans chanted ‘Emordi must go!’ as the experienced coach was taken ...

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Remo Eye Fed Cup Glory

Remo Stars head coach Okagbue Uche has said the Nigeria National League (NNL) side fear no foes after they dumped Cup holders Enyimba. The Sky Blue Stars defeated Enyimba 3-1 on penalties after drawing 1-1 in the Federation Cup round of 32 clash in Benin. Uche said his side went out of their way to prepare for the clash, knowing ...

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Olorundare Seeks Away Improvement

Sunshine Stars forward, Dele Olorundare, believes the side need to improve on their away form if they are to win a first Glo Premier League title. the Akure Gunners have managed only one win on the road this season, but their impressive home form has helped them emerge as one of the title favourites. The former Turkey-based forward hitman has ...

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Amakpakabor Confident Of Success

Caretaker Coach of Rangers International of Enugu, Imama Amakpakabor has stated that, with the experience he has acquired in football and with the support of Rangers management, he is very confident to achieve great things with the team this season. Imama who took over from Kelechi Emeteole told SportsDay exclusively that he always gives his best in any job he ...

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Ladipo Lauds Dapo-Lam For 3SC

Former Commissioner for Youth & Sports in Oyo State and now House of Rep. member representing Ibadan North East South East Federal Constituency, Hon. Dapo Lam-Adesina has been described as a good example of a sports’ administrator. The latest rain of applause is coming for him over his decision on joining the supporters club of the Ibadan darling team, 3SC ...

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