NPFL: Kano Pillars, Enyimba Start League Campaign Withs Wins

There were no shocks of note as the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) officially flagged off over the weekend with only 6 games played. There were no shifts in the balance in the 47th edition of Nigerian League as big boys collected maximum points. Enyimba were the most comfortable in their victories

Niger Tornadoes defender dies in traffic accident

Niger Tornadoes defender Hussaini Isah passed away in Minna, Niger State, on Monday evening after reportedly being struck by a motorcycle, the Nigeria Premier Football League club has confirmed. The player was in action for the Ikon Allah Boys on Sunday evening against Kwara United, and was selected as the Man

NPFL: Enyimba Hold Pillars In Kano As Heartland, Rivers United Win

Enyimba denied Kano Pillars top spot in the Nigeria Professional Football League, while relegation-threatened Kwara United produced a brilliant late comeback at Nasarawa United. Kano Pillars 1-1 Enyimba The Nigerian Clasico ended all square in Kano as Pillars' 100 percent home record this season was ended by Enyimba. There was always the

New Gombe Utd Manager gunning for top spot

New Gombe United FC gaffer,Manu Garba has set his sights on earning the continental ticket in the upcoming 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Garba told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Tuesday that with the government and stakeholders’ support he could do it. “Motivation is the biggest tonic

Enyimba sign Isiaka Oladuntoye

Former league champions, Enyimba International FC of Aba, have completed the signing the of Sunshine Stars defender , Isiaka Oladuntoye.  The Nigerian powerhouse beat off challenge from Rivers United to get the impressive Sunshine Stars defender will be looking to dominate the Nigerian Premier League and are looking to making more

Free agent Aremu Afeez considering Npfl options 

Free Agent, Aremu Afeez  has revealed he is still considering his options before the start of the New Nigeria Professional Football League season. The former Sunshine Stars attacker was spotted in Lagos during the week and he gave details of his likely destination.  “I’m positive that I’ll play for an ambitious club

Enyimba Skipper confirms Kano Pillars move 

Enyimba captain, Chinedu Udoji has confirmed he would be making a move to the north side of Nigeria to join Kano Pillars after spending seven years at Enyimba. The 27 year old center back revealed he has been a long-term target of Pillars and joining them will be a fresh challenge

LMC propose December 21 kick off date 

The League Management Company (LMC) who are the organisers of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) have proposed December 21 as the kick-off date for the new season. For the new season, the LMC are proposing a December 21 kick off date will be ratified by the NFF congress at the

Enyimba appoint Ogunbote as new Manager

Former Sunshine Stars gaffer, Gbenga Ogunbote has been confirmed as the new man to thinker with Npfl clubside,  Enyimba International Football Club  The Ogun state born tactician will be replacing out of favour Paul Aigbogun who finished outside the top three in the NPFL 2015-16 season. The seven-time NPFL champions fell short

Imama endorse Ezeji as Npfl ambassador 

Enugu Rangers gaffer, Imama Amapakabo is of the opinion that Victor Ezeji should be named ambassador for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Amaoakabo who played alongside the veteran striker believes he deserves to be recognized by the LMC (League Management Company) after playing  over 20 seasons in the Nigerian League

Abia Warriors appoint Emordi as Manager

Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia on Wednesday unveiled Coach Okey Emordi as the new Technical Adviser of the club. Presenting the coach before newsmen at the Umuahia Township Stadium, the Chairman of the club, Chief Emeka Inyama, said that Emordi was appointed to help reorganise the team and turn around its

Ilorin Side ABS FC Promoted Back To NPFL

ABS Ilorin FC has picked the last promotion ticket for the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League season after a comfortable 4-1 win over Gateway United of Abeokuta in a replayed match of the Nigeria National League Division B2 game. The game was botched last week following Gateway United’s refusal to honour

Enyimba release 8 players 

Npfl Giant, Enyimba Football Club have  continued to shake up team for the coming season after it confirmed the release of eight players. Following the disappointment of last season, It is reported that among the eight players are two goalkeepers as well as a player whose loan spell at the club