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Ejike Tops Goals Chart

Heartland forward Bright Ejike has shot to the top of the Glo Premier League goals’ chart after he netted his eighth goal against former club Sharks in Port Harcourt on Sunday. The former Nigeria youth international is now ahead of Abia Warriors striker Chisom Chikatara, who remains on seven goals. Sunshine Stars Tunde Adeniji, Giwa’s Shuaibu Ibrahim and his teammate ...

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Enyimba Deserved Victory – Ikhana

Enyimba of Aba head coach, Kadiri Ikhana said his side were unarguably the better side against Nasarawa United, following victory against the visitors at the weekend. The Peoples’ Elephant caged the Solid Miners 2-0 in Sunday’s Glo Premier League match day 14 encounter at Enyimba International Stadium, Aba. Goals from striker, Christian Obiozor and Ifeanyi George proved adequate to hand ...

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Port Harcourt Point Thrills Orji

Heartland chief coach, Bethel Orji has approved as quite satisfactory the score draw at Sharks. The Naze Millionaires were forced to 1-1 draw by the Garden City landlords in Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) match day 14 clash on Sunday at the Liberation Stadium, Port Harcourt. NPFL top scorer, Bright Ejike scored the match opener while Fortune Omoniwari even score ...

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Draw With Pillars Thrills Zikiye

Dolphins of Port Harcourt left back, Jonathan Zikiye has said that he is happy his goal was able to seal a point for his side in a week 14 Glo Premier League clash in against Kano Pillars, in Kano on Sunday. Zikiye said he was delighted to score the second goal for Dolphins that helped them fought back from two ...

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Wikki Dethrone Sunshine From Top

…As Sunshine, El- Kanemi Lose Wikki Tourists are the unlikely leaders of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) after match day 14 following a 1-0 win over FC Ifeanyiubah in Nnewi. In a tight game where defences dominated, Wikki claimed priceless points on the road after Chukwudi Samuel struck late to give his side the points. Samuel’s strike on 77 ...

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Ifeanyi Ubah, Pillars, Ajax To Battle In Peace Tourney

The first edition of the International Invitational Football Tournament tagged “Africa for Peace’’ will hold in Oba, Anambra in July with six clubs and one national team participating. The Local Organising Committee (LOC) Chairman, Mustapha Mohammed, said in Abuja the tourney would hold from July 21 to July 26 with the participants from Nigeria and South Africa. He said FC ...

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Jostle For Plateau Job Thickens

Several people including Plateau FA chairman Sunday Longbap and ex-youth international Danjuma Isandu are now jostling to lead Plateau United board, which has been dissolved by new Governor Simon Lalong. Others who want to lead the Jos club are John Ladan and Ali Barde. The club are currently being run on an interim basis by the club secretary. The management ...

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Dolphins, Sharks Praise Wike Over Salary

The Managements of Dolphins FC and Sharks FC has commended Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers for paying the eight months salary arrears owed the clubs. Mr Daboere Dokubo, Interim Head of Sharks FC Management Team, said in Port Harcourt that the governor had kept to his promise by paying salary backlogs. Dokubo, who spoke through the clubs Media Officer, Mr ...

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Biffo Happy With Top Spot

Niger Tornadoes technical adviser, Abdul Usman Biffo has expressed satisfaction ending the Nigeria National League (NNL) Division A2 first stanza campaign at the summit. Tornadoes out-muscled Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) 3-0 in the NNL match day 7 clash at the Bako Kontagora Memorial Stadium, Minna to end the first stanza unbeaten. Striker, lliyasu Isyaku scored the match opener in the ...

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Nasarawa Will Fall – Obiozor

-As Enyimba Host Lafia Side On Sunday Christian Obiozor has said without any pinch of doubt that Enyimba International of Aba will defeat Nasarawa United of Lafia when both teams clash in a Glo Premier League week 14 encounter on Sunday at Enyimba International Stadium, Aba. Obiozor who helped Enyimba overcome Heartland with a second half goal in his debut ...

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