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Enyimba to return to Aba stadium in 2018

Enyimba are in line to return to their homeground, the Aba International Stadium, in time for the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League season.

TP Mazembe defend heroically to retain CAF Confederation Cup

TP Mazembe of the Democratic Republic of Congo defended superbly to force a 0-0 draw at SuperSport United of South Africa Saturday and retain the CAF Confederation Cup.

Plateau United to register 50 players for 2017/2018 season

Pius Henwan, General Manager, Plateau United FC of Jos on Saturday says the club will register 50 players for the 2017/2018 football season.

Lagos govt remodels Agege Stadium ahead of CAF inspection

Lagos State Government on Wednesday ordered speedy completion of the remodeling of the Agege Township Stadium to provide excellent facilities, ahead of CAF inspection in December for the 2017/2018 Champions League.

Rivers United hire ex-Heartland coach Ndubuisi Nduka as Stanley Eguma’s assistant

Rivers United have recruited former Heartland coach Ndubuisi Nduka as their new assistant coach ahead of the new Nigeria Professional Football League season.‎

Kano Pillars want N15m from Plateau United for Gambo Mohammed

Kano Pillars have asked Plateau United to pay 15 million Naira if they wished to have the services of striker Gambo Mohammed.

CAF name Champions League team of tournament

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Morocco’s Wydad Casablanca crowned African champions

Wydad Casablanca of Morocco became African champions for a second time when they defeated Al Ahly of Egypt 1-0 Saturday in the second leg of the CAF Champions League final.

Enyimba begin search for Gbenga Ogunbote successor

Enyimba chairman Felix Anyansi-Agwu says the club is in search for a competent coach to tinker the team ahead of the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League season.

Governor Ambode donates N50m to MFM FC

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday heaped praises on the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) Football Club for returning the State back to the prestigious CAF Champions League sixteen years after a team from the State participated in the tournament.

Agege stadium ready for CAF Champions League soon – Governor Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday said he had directed the State Sports Commission to ensure that the Agege Stadium met the Confederation of African Football standard and be ready before inspection in December.

Peter Suswam signs two-year contract with Plateau United

Former Super Eagles defender Peter Terna Suswam has signed a two-year contract with NPFL champions Plateau United, who will feature in next year’s CAF Champions League.

Etoile Du Sahel sack coach Hubert Velud

Despite leading the Tunisian giants Etoile Sportive du Sahel to the CAF Champions League semifinals, coach Hubert Velud has been sacked by the club.

Nigeria can lift 2018 World cup – NFF chief Amaju Pinnick

The President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick, says Nigeria can lift the 2018 World Cup in Russia in the light of the preparations the association is putting in place.

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