Category: Nigeria Leagues

I’ll make Nigeria women’s league marketable and competitive, says Aisha Falode

Head of the Nigeria Women Football League, Aisha Falode has pledged to make the country’s women championship more competitive and a marketable brand to attract...

Musa Abubakar appointed Kogi United acting head coach

The management of Nigeria National League, NNL side, Kogi United FC have appointed Musa Abubakar as the head coach of the team on interim capacity. Ababakar, a former...

Zamfara 1-0 Kogi United: Abass’ strike hands Confluence Boys’ losing start in Gusau

Kogi United started their 2017 Nigeria National League season on a losing note following a 1-0 defeat against FC Zamfara at the Sardaunna Memorial Stadium on Saturday....

Sadio Mane and Kalidou Koulibaly make Senegal squad for Nigeria Friendly

Senegal have announced a list of 25 players ahead of international friendly against Nigeria in London on March 23. The Teranga Lions squad is made up of most players...

Tragic: Crocodile kills footballer in Africa

A football club in Mozambique is in mourning after one of their players was tragically killed by a crocodile. Estevao Alberto Gino, 19, who played for amateur club...

FC Zamfara vs Kogi United Preview: Confluence boys commence promotion race in Gusau

The Nigeria National League resumes this weekend with Kogi United set to face FC Zamfara in the northern conference at the Sardauna Township Stadium, Gusau by 4pm on...

Vivian Ikechukwu’s brace help Abia Angels defeat Rivers Angels in friendly

Vivian Ikechukwu netted twice as Abia Angels defeated Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Champions, Rivers Angels 2-1 in their first pre-season friendly game played at...

Lottery Trust Fund Donates Sporting Equipments to 2,000 Kogi schools

About 2, 000 public primary schools in Kogi State have been received N5 m worth of sports equipment from the National Lottery Trust Funds‎. The Executive Secretary,...

WABSU congratulates new Caf President Ahmad, dreams big for Africa’s Beach Soccer

The West African Beach Soccer Union (WABSU) has congratulated the newly elected Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) President Ahmad Ahmad at the Caf executive...

Nigeria reclaim Caf Exco seat as NFF boss Amaju Pinnick unseats Benin Rep’s Anjorin

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has been elected into the Executive of Confederation of African Football defeating incumbent Moucharafou...

Nigeria Olympic Committee Holds Elections In May – Popoola

The Nigeria Olympic Committee on Wednesday assured Nigerians that elections into the various sports federations would hold not be later than May. The Secretary-General...

Caf 2017 Polls: Pinnick Finally Gets Nigeria’s Backing To Contest Seat & Vote Ahmad

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation Mr Amaju Pinnick has been officially endorsed to run for a seat in the executive of the Confederation of African...

London Friendlies: Rohr Snubs Mikel, 4 others in China for Senegal, Burkina Faso duels

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr failed to include Super Eagles players who are currently with clubs in China for this month’s international friendly...

NPFL Week 11 Reviews: Plateau Utd, Enyimba slip as 3SC, Rivers Utd, Pillars nick draw

Rivers United and Kano Pillars were among their high-profile teams who snatched a draw away from home while Abia Warriors and Gombe United returned to winning ways in...

FULL LIST: Rohr calls up 25 for Super Eagles’ friendlies against Senegal, Burkina Faso

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has listed goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi and forwards Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Iheanacho for this month’s...