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Alalade: Why Tornadoes Win Was ‘Important’ For Enyimba

Enyimba’s Wasiu Alalade has revealed how ‘very important’ their Wednesday’s 1-0 win against Niger Tornadoes in a rescheduled Nigerian top-flight tie in Calabar. The People Elephants suffered their first defeat in 12 successive games in the recent 3-0 defeat at CARA Brazzille and were hoping to bounce back against Hamza Abara’s side. Paul Aigbogun’s men have almost forced a goalless ...

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Melai Expresses Disbelief At Tornadoes Late Collapse

Niger Tornadoes’ Terkaa Melai has expressed his disbelief at their inability to pick another away point against Enyimba in Calabar on Wednesday. The Ikon Allah Boys were close to getting at least a point against the People’s Elephant before Emeka Obioma’s dying minute effort turned them back to Minna empty-handed and Melai disclosed that it was difficult to explain their ...

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Lobi Duo Kayode, Ogbeide LBA April Awards

The League Bloggers Awards (LBA) have named Olufemi Kayode and Solomon Ogbeide as the player and manager respectively for the month of April in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The Lobi Stars duo emerged winners after posting impressive  performances with the league leaders in the month of April. Lobi goalkeeper Kayode beat the trio of Junior Lokosa of Kano ...

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Abia Warriors Young Gun Obi Sets 20-Goal Target

Young Abia Warriors striker Samson Obi is leaving no stone unturned as he has set a personal target of 20 goals after he has netted eight goals for the Umuahia club thus far. Obi was the match winner for Abia Warriors against El Kanemi Warriors on Monday in a rescheduled NPFL game. The former Delta Force star and Ndifreke Effiong ...

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Deutcsh Pleased With Abia Warriors’ Victory Over El Kanemi

Abia Warriors coach Emmanuel Deutcsh expressed joy in his team’s doggedness following their 1-0 wins over El Kanemi Warriors at the Umuahia Township Stadium on Monday. The Uchendu Warriors earned their first away win of the season in recent 1-0 triumph over MFM FC and hoping to secure their third win in four games against the Borno Army. After a ...

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Amapakabo Rues El Kanemi’s Wastefulness In Abia Warriors loss

The Borno Army saw few chances to claim a point on Monday, but they bowed to the hosts, having failed to convert them in Umuahia on Monday. El Kanemi Warriors Coach Imama Amapakabo feels his side’s lack of precision in front of goal cost them dearly following Monday’s 1-0 defeat to Abia Warriors in Umuahia. The Borno Army secured a ...

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How Tornadoes Dealt FC Ifeanyiubah First Home Loss In 3 Years

Niger Tornadoes Mubarak Ejiogu scored twice in the second half as Niger Tornadoes ran away 2-1 winners to inflict FC Ifeanyiubah their first home defeat in three seasons. Wikki Tourists shock 1-0 triumph over FC Ifeanyiubah then at the Rojenny Stadium Oba in 2015 was the last time the Nnewi club had lost in front of their home fans. Ejiogu ...

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Lokosa Arrives To Join Team in Uyo For Congo Friendly

Nigerian striker Junior Lokosa will not sign the Bulgarian football champion Ludogorets . There was controversial information about him, as it became clear that senior coach Dimitar Dimitrov wants to see him in action during a training or two-sided game. On Wednesday, however, the agent of the player said he would not be taking samples but would sign a contract ...

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Lokosa Returns Empty Handed From Bulgaria

Kano Pillars striker, Junior Lokosa is back in Nigeria empty handed from his trip to Bulgaria, as a top club in the Eastern European nation, PFC Ludogorets Razgrad opted not to sign him in a summer transfer swoop. Rather than accept terms for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) top scorer, Ludogorets’ coach, Dimitar Dimitrov reckoned the striker is not ...

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Ajiboye Excited To Make Eagles Provisional List

One of the greatest surprises in the provisional list released today by the Technical Crew of the Super Eagles must have been the inclusion of Dele Ajiboye in place of Dele Alampaso with the later having enjoyed more called ups during the Super Eagles qualification to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Dele Ajiboye who spoke to SportsDay yesterday said ...

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