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Aigbogun Banks On Wenger’s Touch

Warri Wolves head coach, Paul Aigbogun believes his alliance with Arsenal of England manager, Arsene Wenger, will help the club defeat Ethiopian side Dedebit of Ethiopia in this year’s CAF Confederation Cup. Both sides go toe to toe in the first leg of their first round contest at the Warri City Stadium on Saturday and Aigbogun is looking forward to ...

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Money Row Threatens Dolphins’ Trip

Nigeria’s CAF Confederation Cup campaigners, Dolphins of Port Harcourt may risk a walk-over at Tunisian side, Club Africain due to a row that has erupted in the club over travel allowances for the players and officials. The Garden City side were billed to depart on Thursday night for Tunis via Dubai for the second round first leg clash against the ...

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Gambo Undergoes Surgery

Kano Pillars striker Gambo Mohammed has undergone surgery to remove bullets lodged in his body after his club’s bus was attacked last week by robbers. Gambo is therefore the only player who suffered gunshot wounds during the incident and who is still in hospital in Kano a week after the attack. Eneji Otekpa amd Murtala Adamu, who were also injured ...

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Wolves Ready For Dedebit Clash

Warri Wolves have declared that they are fully set to host their CAF Confederation Cup opponents, Dedebit SC of Ethiopia, who arrived in Nigeria on Thursday afternoon, and everything appears set for the match. The CAF Confederation Cup second round, first leg match between Warri Wolves FC and Dedebit SC has been fixed for Saturday at the Warri City Stadium, ...

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Pillars Won’t Disappoint – Shobowale

Kano Pillars midfielder, Azeez Shobowale has said his side will be 100% ready in a week’s time to confront the Moroccan side, Moghreb Athletic de Tetouan (MAT). The continental football body, Caf granted the Nigerian campaigners a week grace to face the North African side in the second round first leg clash of the CAF Champions League competition. The first ...

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Dolphins Off To Tunisia Thursday

-Egwim, Asekunowo Ruled Out Dolphin of Port Harcourt’s 26-man contingent of players, coaches, back room staff and club secretary, led by club president, Joe Johnson will depart Lagos on Thursday night for Tunis via Dubai, to tango Club Africain in the CAF Confederations Cup. The team, which had been training at their base since drawing goalless with Kwara United in ...

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Taraba Ready For Battle – Babangida

Chairman and consultant of FC Taraba, Tijani Babanjida has stated that they will do everything humanly possible to challenge for the title this season, promising that they will give the top clubs and Kano Pillars who has won the Glo league title three straight times a run for their money. Babanguda told SportsDay in an exclusive interview that this season’s ...

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Lagos FA Cup 2015: Winners Golden Bet Dangle Players’ Awards

In its plan to add glamour to this year’s Lagos FA Cup, management of the sponsor company, Winners Golden Bet, says series of awards await outstanding players and teams in the ongoing Lagos State Challenge Cup which enters its Round of 32 next weekend. Winners Golden Bet says in a press statement that the awards are part of new innovations ...

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Egwuekwe Wary Of Ethiopian Threat

Warri Wolves captain, Azubuike Egwuekwe has warned his team mates that the CAF Confederation Cup second round, first leg match against Dedebit SC of Ethiopia on Saturday will be tough and urged the fans to come out in thousands to cheer them to victory at the Warri Township Stadium. Azubuike noted that Dedebit SC play their matches in Bahir Dar ...

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Yakubu Sets 15 Goals Target

Wikki Tourists of Bauchi striker, Victor Yakubu has set for himself a target of at least 15 goals for Abdul Maikaba’s side. Yakubu, who led the Tourists back to the top flight after a season in the second tier, netted twice in his side’s 2-0 win against Shooting Stars in their opening game at the Tafawa Balewa Stadium in Bauchi. ...

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