NPFL Week 18 Wrap: Lobi Stars keep up momentum at the summit, as Akwa United bounce back to winning ways

Yobe Desert Stars and Sunshine Stars dropped points in week 18 in their respective Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matches played over on Sunday. The Pride of Benue consolidated their grip at the top with a 1-0 win over Kano Pillars at the Aper Aku Stadium. Ayo Saka popped up with the solitary strike of […]

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Tornadoes star Husseini: The Mood Is Great In The Team

Niger Tornadoes left back, Isah Husseini, has said that the atmosphere at the club is positive following their consecutive league wins. The Ikon Allah Boys recorded consecutive wins against Sunshine Stars and Enugu Rangers in the 2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season, and Husseini has said that morale is high amongst his teammates. “If […]

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Heartland forward Mohammed: We Are Not Pressing Panic Buttons

Heartland FC forward, Afeez Mohammed, has played down his club’s struggles despite the club sitting at 18th spot on the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) standings. The Naze Millionaires have only picked four points in their last five league matches this season, and the skillful lad has said that the team are looking to turn […]

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Kwara United claim draw with nemesis Enyimba in Ilorin

Enyimba weathered an injury tsunami in Ilorin to claim a deserved point, drawing 1-1 against Kwara United. The People’s Elephant might, in fact, have claimed all three, in a tempestuous, end-to-end encounter that saw two brilliant late chances spurned. With Isiaka Oladuntoye serving the first of a three-match ban, there was an all-new defensive pairing […]

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South/South Derby: Oluehi the heroine as Rivers Angels hold Delta Queens to stalemate

Rivers Angels goalkeeper and stand-in captain, Tochukwu Oluehi was the heroine of the day as the Port Harcourt side held their hosts, Delta Queens to stalemate in a match day one of the Nigeria Women Premier League at the Kwale Township stadium on Wednesday. Center referee, Maryann Usman from Kogi had awarded a penalty to […]

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Makama: ‘NPFL title still possible’

Nasarawa United skipper Emmanuel Makama believes the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title is still “an achievable target” this season. Makama was voted man of the match as the Lafia based side defeated Katsina United 2-1 in the North/Central derby on Wednesday afternoon. The Solid Miners have taken just 19 points from their opening 15 […]

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Resilient Enyimba secure away goal in Wits stalemate

Enyimba weathered a second half onslaught to come away with a 1-1 draw against Bidvest Wits on Friday in Johannesburg. The CAF Confederation Cup 1/16th Round tie pitted Nigeria’s most successful club and two-time African champions against the reigning South African PSL champions at the Milpark Stadium; a draw that promised to be absorbing. It […]

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Zango: ‘Abia Warriors goal my best’

Umar Zango admits his goal against Abia Warriors is the best in his whole career’, while looking forward to Lobi Stars-Elkanemi Warriors. The defender has been terrific for the Pride of Benue, inclusive of a remarkable goal against their Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) week 15 opponent at midweek. “I was looking for the space […]

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