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Abia Warriors opt out of Maiduguri, but appeal rejected

Nigerian football club Abia Warriors have asked for their weekend match against El Kanemi Warriors be moved from the northeastern city of Maiduguri, the stronghold of Islamist group Boko Haram. The club cited security concerns as a justification for the proposed venue change following waves of attacks by the insurgents both in Maiduguri and in […]

Enyimba Excited Over Defeat Of Togo Club

Anyansi, Enyimba boss.

Enyimba have said they are delighted to overcome a scare from Togo’s Anges de Notse and win 3-1 in a CAF Champions League tie at the weekend. The Nigeria flag bearers came from a goal down to beat the Togo champions in a CAF Champions League preliminary round clash on Sunday. Anges de Notse, who […]

Football: Uzoenyi to rejoin Rangers

•Ejike Uzoenyi

Nigeria’s winger, Ejike Uzoenyi is expected to rejoin teammates at Rangers International FC of Enugu,in the next 24 hours, the club’s management said today. The General Manager Paul Ozor, said the club was not aware of any contract talks between the winger and any South African club or clubs. Uzoenyi, who emerged as the most […]

Lagos Junior League: Ojo Babes Battle Apapa Stars

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Legacy Pitch, National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos will be agog as Ojo Y.M.D. Babes take on giant killers, Apapa Golden Stars, as both teams battle for supremacy. With the Premier League currently on break, all focus will move to League 1 albeit the rescheduled match between Ojo Babes and Apapa Stars. Ojo Y.M.D. Babes have a […]

Can CHAN Eagles Make World Cup?

Stephen keshi

Sunday Akintoye After their impressive performance at the just concluded African Nations Championship, CHAN, staged in South Africa, many soccer fans believed that some home-based Eagles deserve to make Stephen Keshi’s World Cup squad for Brazil 2014. Nigeria, who came to CHAN for the first time gave good accounts of themselves after defeating Mozambique, hosts, […]

Mutiu Adepoju New Boss Of Kwara Football Academy

Mutiu Adepoju

The Board of the Kwara Football Academy, Ilorin, has approved the appointment of ex-international, Mutiu Adepoju, as the new Administrator and Chief Executive Officer of the academy. A statement signed on behalf of the academy by the Head of Corporate Affairs, Harmony Holdings Ltd., Mr Tunde Abodunde, said the appointment takes effect from Jan. 2. […]

Nigeria’s premier league to begin February

File photo: Football action in Nigerian league

The new Nigerian football season will finally kick off next month, the country’s league body said late Monday, bringing to an end months of delay and wrangling over the start date. “We will commence the new season by the weekend of February 23-25,” announced league chairman Nduka Irabor after a meeting with the 20 clubs […]

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