Tuesday, February 20, 2018

NPFL

NPFL: Wikki Tourists’ Mustapha happy with league stay

Wikki Tourists captain and defender Mustapha Ibrahim is elated to see his side beat the drop in the just-concluded 2016-17 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The Bauchi Elephants secured safety with a 2-0 win over already relegated Gombe United in...

We will be far better next season says Katsina United’s Kurfi

Katsina United Chairman Aminu Balele Kurfi has promised improvements after his side escaped relegation from the Nigeria Professional Football League NPFL. The Changi Boys were the only team that didn’t relegate among the newly promoted sides as Remo Stars, Gombe...

NPFL: Wikki Tourists beat Gombe United to relegate Shooting Stars

Wikki Tourists have survived the fight against relegation after they beat Gombe United 2-0 at the Elkanemi Sports Complex, Maiduguri in the remaining minutes of the rescheduled match day 38 NPFL game. The game was called off last weekend after...

NPFL: Abandoned game to continue on Saturday

The remaining minutes of the final 2016/2017 NPFL season game between relegated Gombe United and Wikki Tourists will be concluded at the Elkanemi Sports Complex in Maiduguri on Saturday. Gombe United were losing 1-0 to the Bauchi Elephants in front...

Gombe United’s Oladapo: We want to win Wikki for our fans

Gombe United star man, Austin Oladapo has tipped his side to stage a comeback against Wikki Tourists in the remaining minutes of the NPFL game at the Elkanemi Sports Complex, Maiduguri. Last weekend, the game was called off due to...

FIFA President, Infantino, congratulates Plateau Utd over winning NPFL title

FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, has hailed Plateau United FC of Jos over the club’s emergence on Saturday as new champions of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The Jos-based club defeated last season’s champions Enugu Rangers 2-0 to get 66...

Why Enugu Rangers’ players and the technical crew got sacked. – Christian Chukwu

Enugu Rangers general manager, Christian Chukwu has stated that the need for the Flying Antelopes to chart a new course ahead of the new season enforced his decision to sack some players and the technical crew after a poor...

ABS FC will be back in NPFL. – Chukwuemeka

ABS of Ilorin director of football Alloy Chukwuemeka is sure his team will make an instant return to the Nigeria Professional Football League next season. Seun Sogbesan’s brace ended Saraki Boys’ one season stay in Nigeria’s topflight, having lost 2-1...

Why Kano Pillars finished 8th in NPFL. – Club Chairman

Kano Pillars Pillars ended the season in eighth place with 54 points from 38 matches, and the club's chairman, Tukur Babangida has said the four-time champions finished low on the NPFL table this past season because the players were...

MFM’s Ilechukwu: “We will get another striker to replace Stephen Odey”

Coach, Fidelis Ilechukwu has said that his side will find a quality replacement for their top striker, Stephen Odey who left the club to join FC Zurich of Switzerland on a four year deal. He also added that an experienced...