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Rivers Govt Fights For Dolphins

-Commissioner Says No To Walkover A new angle has cropped up in the walkover debacle that hit Dolphin of Port Harcourt away to Club Africain of Tunisia last weekend in the CAF Confederation Cup, as Rivers State government is showing keen interest in the matter and sticking out for the club. This much was revealed in a chat with SportsDay …

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Lobi Stars Hold Enyimba 1-1

Enyimba International of Aba were forced to a 1-1 by Lobi Stars of Makurdi at the refurbished Apa Aku Stadium on Wednesday. Moses Bunde was the only player in Lobi Stars’ starting eleven who had played a league match on the old turf of the Aper Aku Stadium. Former UNICEM Rovers goalkeeper, Agbor Ekoi made his first start for the …

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Bolus Becomes Giwa FC Coach

Glo Premier League side Giwa FC have named FC Sarduana coach Tony Bolus as head coach for the ongoing 2014/15 league season. Bolus will be assisted by coach Ehis Ediale while the caretaker coach, Aminu Musa, has reverted to his former position as goalkeeper trainer of the Tin City side. The former FC Abuja coach will lead the Jos-based side …

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Usman, Kaita In Talks With Gabros

Former Nigeria junior Internationals, Amodu Usman and Sani Kaita are in talks with newly promoted Gabros FC, now called Ifeanyi Ubah FC of Nnewi. Both players last place of football was outside the shore of Nigeria with Amodu playing for Llaneros in Colombia, while Keita recently returned from a spell at Moldovian side, Saxan Cedar Lunga. However Keita, a World …

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Udoh Happy With Eagles Invitation

Enyimba International of Aba hot striker, Mfon Udoh has said that he is elated to get a call up to the Super Eagles for the games against Bolivia and South Africa and has promised to do everything possible to make sure he impresses the coaching crew Coach. “I want to first give all the glory to God for making this …

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Iorfa Praises LMC, Referees

Vice Chairman of Lobi Stars FC, Dorminic Iorfa has hailed the impact of match officials and the good work of the League Management Company in the opening two weeks of the season. With barely two weeks into the league season, there have been two away wins and several away draws and Iorfa has told believes that this would definitely be …

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Ikhana Wants Better Enyimba In Egypt

Head coach of Enyimba FC, Kadiri Ikhana has lamented the inability of his players to convert the numerous chances that came their way in the Caf Champions League first round, first leg tie played in Aba last Sunday against Smouha Sporting Club of Egypt. The People’s Elephant only buried an opportunity out of many that went begging for conversion and …

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Dolphins Hopeful In CAF Decision

A ray of hope has emerged for Dolphins of Port Harcourt over their protest to Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) on the purported walk over by Club Africain of Tunisia in the Confederation Cup last weekend. After a long drawn out protest saga by Dolphins, through the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF international department, it seems CAF will make a decision …

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Heartland Good For Title – Efugh

Heartland captain Chinedu Efugh believes that the squad has the capacity to compete for the Glo Premier League title this season, after what has been a rather barren spell in the top flight. The 2009 CAF Champions League runners-up last lifted the Nigerian title 22 years ago, when Efugh was just a little boy. He believes that he might just …

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Ogbonnaya Recovers From Robbery Scare

Kano Pillars star, Reuben Ogbonnaya says he has put behind him the ugly episode of being injured in the armed robbery attack on their way to Owerri for a league encounter with Heartland recently and said he is ready to help his team win at least a title this season. Ogbonnaya sustained gunshot injury and will need a minor surgery …

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