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Sunshine Stars Hire Henry Abiodun

Sunshine Stars of Akure have drafted Coach Henry Abiodun for an advisory technical role in the team. The club’s sports director, Aderemi Adetula explained that the need to give the team more technical balance informed the decision to draft coach Abiodun to the technical crew in an advisory role. Abiodun, who holds a CAF A licence, was previously technical adviser …

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Saka Positive Sunshine Will Bounce Back

Ayo Saka has backed Sunshine Stars to bounce back to restore the club’s pride in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Saka, whose first half goal earned Sunshine Stars a slim 1-0 victory against Rivers United on Sunday at the Akure Sports Stadium, admitted the team had a bad start to the 2016/17 NPFL season but believes they are coming …

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Ibrahim Sees Tough Tie Against Rivers United

Wikki Tourists captain and right back, Mustapha Ibrahim has predicted a very difficult match against Rivers United. The Bauchi Elephants are hosts of the Pride of Rivers in Wednesday’s top-flight matchday 11 clash at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium (ATBS) in Bauchi. Ibrahim said his side have corrected the careless mistake that robbed them of a decent result at newcomers, …

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Kazeem Insists On Home Record Against Sunshine

El Kanemi Warriors goalkeeper, Yekini Kazeem has said his side will uphold the Maiduguri Warriors’ home invincibility in the on-going top-flight against Sunshine Stars. The Maiduguri landlords are hosts of the Owena Waves in midweek’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matchday 11 clash at the Maiduguri Township Stadium. Kazeem said his side will not live in the foolery to adjudge …

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Abiodun Rejoins Sunshine Stars

NPFL side Sunshine Stars have drafted experienced coach Henry Abiodun to play a technical role in the team. According to the team’s sports director, Aderemi Adetula, the need to give the team more technical balance informed the decision to draft coach Abiodun to the technical crew on advisory role. Abiodun was previously technical adviser of ‘The Akure Gunners’. He holds …

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Abia Warriors Declare Olulayo AWOL After Egypt Trials

Former Sunshine Stars ace Seun Olulayo has been declared AWOL by Abia Warriors after returning from trials in Egypt. Olulayo, a defender or midfielder, tried out at a top Egyptian club recently, but he has yet to resume training with Abia Warriors after his agent and the team failed to reach an agreement. The former Nigeria U20 star was to …

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Omoniwari Demands League Improvement From Rangers

Enugu Rangers striker Fortune Omoniwari has expressed his dissatisfaction with The Flying Antelopes’ position on the Nigeria Professional Football League log, and has charged his team mates to take Wednesday’s rescheduled tie against Lobi Stars seriously. The reigning league champions are last on the league log with six points from six games with a tough home clash against the Pride …

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El Kanemi’s Erimuya Targets Victory Against Nasarawa

Lucky Erimuya says that El Kanemi Warriors will go for victory in their next Nigeria Professional Football League encounter against Nasarawa United. The Desert Warriors, on the back of wins against Gombe United (home) and Abia Warriors (away) will face Kabir Dogo’s men at the El-Kanemi Sports Complex on Sunday. And the defender is upbeat about their chances of continuing …

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Continental Exit Won’t Weigh Wikki Down, Says Guda

Mohammed Guda has said that exit from the CAF Confederation Cup will not weigh Wikki Tourist down. The Bauchi side were knocked out by Sierra Leonean club, RSLAF in the preliminary round over the weekend. And they return to Nigeria Professional Football League action in midweek. But the forward believes that the bitter experience of crashing out of the continent …

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Obiazor Wants Win As Birthday Gift

Kano Pillars goalkeeper, David Obiazor has charged his team mates to win for him at top-flight side, Rivers United as a befitting birthday gift. The Pyramid City side are guests of the Pride of Rivers in Wednesday’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) rescheduled matchday 7 clash at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt. The Nigerian shot stopper was a …

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