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Plateau United confirms Pius Hewman as General Manager

  Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) table toppers, Plateau United have confirmed Pius Hewman as the club's substantive general manager. He has been in acting capacity, after replacing Bitrus Bewarang in January last year. Mr Pius Hewman served as the secretary...

Rivers United emerge champions of Shehu Dikko Cup

Devastating displays of top level attacking football which produced eight goals on the final day propelled Rivers United to the title at the just-concluded 2016 annual Shehu Dikko pre-season tournament in Kaduna. The ‘Pride of Rivers’ beat Mutunchi Academy 3-2...

NPFL: Shooting Stars release Abu Azeez, Wasiu Jimoh and 18 others

As part of their restructuring process, NPFL side Shooting Stars have announced that they have released 20 of the 40 players they registered for the just concluded 2016/2017 league season. According to Mr. Jubril Arowolo, the media Officer of the...

Kano Pillars signs 18 new players for the new NPFL season

Kano Pillars have signed 18 new players for the 2016/2017 new NPFL season which starting this weekend. Five players were signed from Enyimba – Chinedu Udoji, Razak Aliyu, Sikiru Kamal, Emmanuel Anyanwu, Idris Aloma and Musa Najare, amongst others. Pillars also...

Akwa United, a very good tactical side – Remo Stars coach, Ogunmodede

Remo Stars coach, Daniel Ogunmodede has hailed his Matchday six opponents and has attributed his lose as a result of the fact that he played a good side. NPFL Matchday 6 Results With Goalscorers & Current League Table NPFL...

ABS Ilorin FC declares striker Ajibola Otegbeye AWOL

The management of Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) Ilorin FC, has declared its striker Ajibola Otegbeye awol. The club in a statement on Tuesday, signed by its Media Manager, Olayinka Owolewa, said the striker was supposed to resume for training after...

Enyimba & Rivers United play goalless draw in pre-season friendly

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) heavyweights, Enyimba and Rivers United on Tuesday played out an entertaining 0-0 draw in a high-profile pre-season friendly match in Calabar. United started on the front foot at the UJ Esuene Stadium and should have...

Increasing Spectatorship In NPFL: LMC goes tough on Stadium Safety Requirements

The League Management Company (LMC) has shifted focus to ensuring strict compliance with safety measures at match venues against the backdrop of rising numbers in spectatorship at matches of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Over the past four seasons,...

Rivers United land in Spain, to play Malaga & Villareal friendlies

Rivers United are scheduled to play friendly games against Spanish La Liga clubs, Malaga and Villarreal during a training tour of Spain ahead the 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season. “We will play Malaga and Villarreal,” said Eguma shortly...

FC Ifeanyi Ubah abandon NPFL opening game against Kano Pillars

FC Ifeanyi Ubah of Anambra abandoned the opening game of the 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) following a protest against the centre referee's decision against Kano Pillars at the Sani Abacha Stadium on Saturday. Pillars were already a goal...