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Coach Abubakar Bala to replace embattled John Obuh at Kwara United

Nigeria U20 assistant coach Abubakar Bala will replace John Obuh at Kwara United this week, according to a report.

Flying Eagles to invite more players to camp

The Flying Eagles plan to still invite more players to training camp just as 22 call-ups have reported in w ahead of an U20 AFCON eliminator against either Sierra Leone or Guinea Bissau in April.

Manu Garba returns as Golden Eaglets coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) are set to finally announce Manu Garba as coach of the country’s U17 team, the Golden Eaglets, while Abdu Maikaba, who was earlier named for the post, will take charge of the U20s, the Flying Eagles.

Salisu Yusuf backs home-based Super Eagles to fight for World Cup places

Coach Salisu Yusuf has said he expects several players from the NPFL to battle for places on the final squad for next year’s World Cup on the back of what they show at the CHAN in Morocco.

Plateau United sign 9 new players

Plateau United have agreed terms with nine players with coach Kennedy Boboye saying the NPFL champions have completed their transfer dealings ahead of the new season.

Wikki Tourists relegate Shooting Stars after win over Gombe United

Wikki Tourists have finally consigned Shooting Stars to the second division after they beat Gombe United 2-0 in a re-arranged NPFL game played in Maiduguri.

NPFL: Wikki beat Gombe to avoid relegation

Wikki Tourists have retained their Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) status following their 2-0 win against relegated Gombe United in a rescheduled matchday 38 clash in Maiduguri on Saturday.

NPFL: Abandoned Gombe United vs Wikki Tourists match moved to Maiduguri

Last weekend’s abandoned NPFL final day game between hosts Gombe United and Wikki Tourists will now be staged in Maiduguri on Saturday, officials have said.

Plateau United deserved NPFL title – Akanni

Former Nigeria youth international, Waidi Akanni, has joined many Nigerians in celebrating new champions of the Nigeria Professional Football League, Plateau United, saying the Jos based team deserved the title following their consistency during the season.

In Pictures: Plateau United emerge NPFL champions

Plateau United won their first-ever Nigeria league crown after they stayed on top of the 20-team table for 316 days.

Remo Stars relegated as Plateau defeat MFM

Remo Stars are confirmed for life in the Nigeria National League after they suffered a 3-1 home defeat at the hands of Rivers United in their Matchday 34 encounter on Sunday.

Plateau beat MFM to extend lead at NPFL summit

Plateau United beat MFM FC 1-0 to extend their lead atop the Nigeria Professional Football League table on match day 34.

Will Nigeria Premier League Crown return to Jos 45 years after?

Baring hard luck, Plateau United FC of Jos is on the historic path of returning the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) crown to the city of Jos after 45 years of waiting.

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