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Season Break Good For Enyimba – Thomas

Enyimba goalkeeper Olufemi Thomas believes the three-week break has come as a blessing for the Peoples Elephant which were enjoying a new found form of two wins and a draw in their last three Glo Premier League games before the break. The Aba-based side had overcome their 2-0 defeat to Gabros in Nnewi to grab seven points from a possible ...

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Akpan Seals Warriors Deal

Former Nigerian under-17 goalkeeper, Bassey Akpan, has completed a move to Glo Premier League side, Abia Warriors. The former Golden Eaglets goalkeeper joined Abia Warriors on loan for the rest of the season. The move to sign Akpan was sanctioned by Abia Warriors head coach, Ladan Bosso, who has been busy strengthening his team in this ongoing transfer window. “Bassey ...

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Osanga Joins Shooting Stars

Former Nigeria youth international Osanga King may now play for 3SC when Nigeria Professional Football League resumes as he is now training with ‘The Oluyole Warriors’. Osanga, who has been training with Enyimba and was expected to be registered by the two time CAF Champions League winners, has changed direction and will play for Shooting Stars if club and player ...

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Ichull Predicts Progress In Warri

The only surviving Nigeria club on the continent this year, Warri Wolves, face an uphill task against AC Leopard of Congo when they trade tackles on Saturday in the second leg of a CAF Confederation Cup playoff game. The coach Paul Aigbogun-tutored side lost the first leg in Congo 3-0 and now need to overturn that to go through to ...

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Sharks Will Miss Ogunbote – Olalekan

Sharks of Port Harcourt central defender, Gabriel Olalekan has said that he is really pained that Coach Gbenga Ogunbote has left the Port Harcourt based team for Shooting Stars of Ibadan, saying that the team will surely miss the encouragements and coaching style of Ogunbote. Olalekan told SportsDay in a telephone chat that it is really touching that Ogunbote left ...

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Okowa Releases Funds For Wolves

Delta State’s new governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has promptly released funds to execute the match between Warri Wolves and AC Leopards coming up at the Warri City Stadium on Saturday. Dr Okowa who was only briefed on Tuesday night about the match approved the release of fund without delay and urged the team to win the match for him. “We ...

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Rangers Good For Double – Ozor

Despite their not too impressive start to the 2014/2015 season, Rangers International of Enugu general manager, Paul Ozor has declared that their target is to clinch a league and Federation titles by the end of this season. Ozor told SportsDay in Enugu yesterday that the Flying Antelope are in pursuit of the 2014/2015 league title and the Federation Cup with ...

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Emordi Sings Ibrahim’s Praise

Kano Pillars gaffer, Okey Emordi has applauded central defender, Nura Ibrahim for his performances so far this term. Scouted in Kano, Ibrahim has forced his way into the heart of the Pillars defence with established teammates like Reuben Ogbonnaya, Adamu Muritala and Cameroonian star, Joel Djondang, to boost the options of Emordi. Fondly called, Rio, Ibrahim made his debut against ...

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NNL Hit Spotlight Captain, Secretary

-Lower League Body Also Fine Katsina Club The management of Nigeria National League has come down heavily on Spotlight FC of Katsina for attacks on match officials. The Katsina-based side are to cough up N200 000 to the coffers of the league body as well as have their captain and secretary suspended indefinitely. NNL secretary Lawrence Katken, in a strongly ...

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Abia Warriors Ready For Resumption

Abia Warriors official, John Kalu has declared that the club are battle ready for the forthcoming resumption of matches in the Glo Premier League this month Speaking ahead of the restart of the season, Kalu said the Umuahia-based outfit have been training daily to fine tune and strengthen identified weak areas in readiness for the restart of the season. Kalu ...

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