Gateway Fc fined N1m

 Nigerian National League side Gatewaye FC have been ordered to pay a total sum of N1,000,000 by the Nigeria Football Federation for failure to honor a fixture obligation against ABS FC, breaching Rule 4.2(1) of the Rules of the NNL. The NFF Disciplinary Committee’s findings as contained in a statement made

Moussa joins Gombe United

Gombe United coach Maurice Cooreman has boosted his defensive options with the signing of Cameroonian centre-back Saidou Moussa. The former Ngaoundere University FC and Scorpion de Mbe man impressed during a trial with the Nigerian Premier League club and has been added to the squad ahead of the 2014 season. "Moussa was

LMC splashes cash on continental teams

  Teams representing Nigeria in CAF competitions this year are to get a ┬ámillion Naira grant fee courtesy of the League Management Company (LMC). The LMC is also organising a pre-season tournament with three teams expected to join Warri wolves. Participants will be rewarded handsomely with winners to take home 1.5 Million Naira

Local League Flakes- Lanre Banjoko

UK basd Daniel Abitogun who joined Sunshine lst season is however open to the mve to W.Wolves as it will afford him continental football. Warri Wolves recently inquired about the services of Dapo Abitogun but his Club, Sunshine Stars are reportedly reluctant to do business. Heartland's Bartholomew Igbenegbu is on his

Nembe City not for Sale–Baribote

Reports emerged in the local media last week  that Premier League side Nembe city has been put up for sale. It was reported that Nembe City owner and former league boss, Victor Rumson Baribote placed a Three Hundred Million Nigeria Naira (N300m) tag on his club after a relegated club sought

PSL reschedule fixtures for Mandela

      The South Africa Premier Soccer League (PSL) has released a revised list of fixtures for the remainder of December after this week's games were all postponed on Monday in light of memorial services and other gatherings to pay special respect to the late Nelson Mandela. The official PSL website reports that

CHAN Eagles begin Nations Cup Preparations

    Preparations for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) has started for Nigeria. Assistant coach Daniel Amokachi took charge of the opening day training in the absence of head coach Stephen Keshi who is not expected until Thursday. The players were taken through a series of tactical and physical exercises in a section that

NFF Confirms LMC tenure extension

    The Annual General Assembly of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has ended in Warri, Delta State Nigeria. According to a communique issued, the extension of the members of the League Management Company (LMC) for one additional Season 2013/2014 Premier League Season has been approved. This means the LMC led by Nduka

Portugal crush Cuba to finish top

Portugal have secured top spot in Group B with a resounding 5-0 victory over Cuba at KayseriÔÇÖs Kadir Has Stadium on Thursday. Bruma was once again on song, scoring twice to take an outright lead in the Fifa U-20 World Cup scoring chart with five overall, while Ricardo, Aladje and


STEVE BRUCE is planning a £6m move for Gent striker Ilombe Mboyo after missing out on Charlie Austin. Hull boss Bruce has set his sights on the Belgium star following a second failed attempt to land Burnley hit-man Austin. Bruce's £4m offer for Austin was dismissed by the Clarets, who are sticking

Nigerian League: Osho wary of Abia Comets

Remo StarsÔÇÖ coach, Fatai Osho has said his side are expecting a tricky game against visiting Abia Comets in SundayÔÇÖs Nigeria National League (NNL) Match day 15 at the Dipo Dina Stadium, Ijebu-Ode. The Umuahia-based side are ninth on the log with 20 points at the close of first stanza of

Sunshine Stars in massive squad shakeup

Prime Football Club of Oshogbo, took a step towards setting aside their poor start in the league as they have shown eight players the exit door and boosted the squad with 17 new exceptional players. The management of the team led by former NFF scribe,Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi, took advantage of the