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El Kanemi Warriors have eased relegation fears after they thumped Heartland 3-0 at home today.
Akwa United coach Abdu Maikaba has lamented his team were sluggish at Rivers United ahead of Wednesday’s crucial CAF Confederation Cup playoff against Al Hilal of Sudan.
Rivers United beat Akwa United 2-0 to slow down the title charge of the Uyo club, while MFM FC beat Nasarawa 2-1 in rescheduled NPFL matches.
Coach Abdullahi Biffo has admitted Rivers United have so far given Katsina United their toughest test at home.
Lobi Stars consolidated their top spot on the NPFL standings after they pipped visiting El Kanemi Warriors 1-0, while there were home wins for Katsina United, Fc Ifeanyiubah, Niger Tornadoes and Yobe Desert Warriors.
Rivers United ought to have beaten Heartland by more than 2-0 but failed to take the many chances they created, according to coach Stanley Eguma.
Junior Lokosa fired his 14th goal of the season as Kano Pillars trounced FC Ifeanyiubah 4-0 in continuation of the NPFL today.
Rivers United coach Stanley Eguma has said he is happy his team are now scoring goals and believes they will as a result soon be top of the NPFL table.
Plateau United coach Kennedy Boboye has challenged a recommendation that referee Awalu Rabiu from Zamfara be suspended after he handled a league game in which his team lost 3-0 at FC Ifeanyiubah.
The League Management Company (LMC) have recommended the suspension of some match officials who officiated in five match day 14 fixtures from further officiating matches in the Nigeria Professional Football League pending full investigation into their performances.
Stanley Eguma, the Rivers United coach, has contested the last-gasp penalty goal which gave hosts Lobi Stars a 3-2 home win at the expense of his team.
CHAN Eagles midfielder Emeka Atuloma has agreed a new deal with Rivers United, according to a report.
MFM FC head coach Fidelis Ilechukwu is confident his team will make it to the group stage of the CAF Champions League despite their slim 2-1 win against MC Alger in the first leg tie at the Agege Stadium on Stadium on Wednesday.
The Chairman, Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Prince Oladimeji Thompson, says the three-match ultimatum to the club’s technical crew is to charge them to brace up or get axed.
Kwara United coach John Obuh could well be the next NPFL coach to lose his job just as the Ilorin club have threatened not to honour their next league match over unfulfilled financial promises.
Kwara United have handed a three-match ultimatum to their technical crew led by former Flying Eagles coach John Obuh to improve results or face the axe.
Akinade Onigbinde, the Coach of FRSC FC, says Nigeria’s Professional Football League has satisfactorily improved with recent away defeats of home clubs by visiting sides.
Jose Mourinho insists Tottenham Hotspur will have "no advantage" in their semifinal with Manchester United despite the game being played at Wembley.
Bayern Munich have received a boost with Manuel Neuer taking part in team training for the first time in seven months.
Jose Mourinho has admitted it may be "impossible" for Manchester United to win the Premier League title next season if Manchester City can repeat their form.
The Advanced Peoples’ Democratic Alliance (APDA) has said the Party will not enter into any pact with other political parties or groups ahead of the 2019 general elections.
The U.S. has clearly shifted to the use of tough confrontation and open deterrence mechanisms in relations with Russia, Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev said on Friday.
The member, representing Oredo Federal Constituency of Edo State in the National Assembly, Mr Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama, has scored the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari low on security and economy, just as he called on the government to deploy the necessary security apparatus to check the current serial killings now going on across the country.
Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric have been left out of the Real Madrid squad for Sunday's La Liga clash at Malaga as Zinedine Zidane's side look to move back up to third in the table.
Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has demanded the resignation of the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for asking the International Criminal Court not to escalate its investigation against the Boko Haram sect.
A Rwandan women's football coach sacked over allegations she had sexually assaulted her players has welcomed a court verdict to award her $47,000 (£32,000) for wrongful dismissal.
The Director, Military Intillegence (DMI), has requested the Chairman of Takum Local Government Area of Taraba, Mr Shiba Tikari, to report to his office for questioning on Friday.