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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NFF requests State FAs to appoint integrity officers

The Nigeria Football Federation has, in line with the implementation of its National Integrity Initiative Guidelines, requested that each of the Football Associations of the 36 States and Federal Capital Territory nominate two individuals as State Integrity Officer and Assistant State Integrity Officer respectively. In a statement signed by the General Secretary of Nigeria Football […]

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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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France 8-0 Nigeria: Super Falcons annihilated by France in friendly

Nigeria’s Super Falcons were humiliated 8-0 by France in an international friendly played at the MMArena on Friday night. Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby utilised a 4-4-2 pattern as the team missed the services of China based Asisat Oshoala and Onome Ebi. Chiamaka Nnadozie, Faith Ikidi, Ebere Ngozi, Rita Chikwelu, Josephine Chukwunonye, Osinachi Ohale, Ngozi […]

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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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Williams: ‘Abia Warriors deserved victory’

Defender Ubong Williams felt Abia Warriors deserved “all three points” from their 1-1 draw with Lobi Stars. Umar Zango’s 45-metre strike cancelled out Ndifreke Effiong’s opener at the Umuahia Township Stadium on Wednesday. “Considering the performance and the numerous scoring opportunities, we certainly deserved more,” Williams told Futbalgalore.com. “Bizarrely, we found ourselves conceding a goal. […]

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Kano Pillars 4-0 FC Ifeanyi Ubah: Lokosa at the double as Pillars head to second

Kano Pillars kept up their title challenge with an impressive 4-0 win over FC Ifeanyi Ubah on Wednesday afternoon. Despite dominating the first half, the hosts failed to score following brilliant saves from goalkeeper Charles Tambe. The home side started the second stanza brightly when Junior Lokosa netted the first goal of the game from […]

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