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Ikechukwu Ezenwa is set to be axed from Super Eagles squad for next month’s African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho.
The League Management Company has fined Heartland of Owerri N1 million Naira over the team’s untidy display in their game against MFM in Lagos in one of the matchday nine matches of the ongoing 2021 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.
Heartland FC Head Coach Fidelis Ilechukwu his two assistants alongside Team Manager were involved in a motor accident on the Benin-Asaba expressway while returning to Owerri, the Imo State capital on Monday.
The 27-year-old penned a one-year contract to keep him with the Lions of Naija until the end of the 2020/2021 Nigeria National League (NNL) campaign, having passed his medicals.
Heartland coach Fidelis Ilechukwu has shockingly revealed that he is homeless after the Nigeria Professional Football League side stopped paying for his accommodation.
Austin Oladapo reflected on a ‘good’ Enyimba performance after beating Kano Pillars 2-1 victory in one of NPFL match-day five fixtures.
Speaking, Ilechukwu said he is not talking about salaries again but the players accommodation, players registration, and also equipment for trainings.
Heartland recorded their first win of the season following a 2-0 win against Enyimba in their matchday four encounter at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri on Wednesday.
The Scientific boys sometimes dubbed Nazi Millionaires are searching for their first point of the season. The Owerri landlords who have conceded five goals and scored three are reportedly in a hurry to arrest the drift.
Heartland FC assistant coach Ezekiel Onyegbule has attributed his side’s defeat at home against Nasarawa United to fatigue and carelessness from the players.
Nasarawa United skipper Emmanuel Makama says the club want to continue their impressive start to the season against Heartland this Sunday.
The Solid Miners began their campaign with a 2-1 comeback win over Wikki Tourists at the Lafia Township stadium and they will be looking to consolidate on the result against Heartland on Sunday.
Katsina United winger Samuel Kalu has described his debut for the club and his match-winning goal against Heartland FC as a proud moment.
Fidelis Ilechukwu acknowledged he was extremely “disappointed” with Heartland’s performance against Katsina United in the NPFL season’s opener on Monday.
Ilechukwu said that Heartland is always ready but not a hundred percent ready. The gaffer believes that shifting the league resumption to the 13th of this month will make it easier for everyone.
Heartland FC coach, Fidelis Ilechukwu, has stated that his side is playing matches to get set for the start of the December 6th kick-off date of the Npfl league season of 2020 /2021.
Enyimba and Rahimo met at this same stage of the Champions League last year with the Nigerian club triumphing 5-1 on aggregate.
A top Tanzanian club is reportedly interested in signing Super Eagles shot-stopper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, according to the Media Officer of the Nigeria U-20 team Andrew Randa.
Wall Street’s main stock indexes were hovering near unchanged on Friday as presidential ballots continue to be tallied in key battleground states and investors take heart from a better-than-expected monthly jobs report.
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts on Monday summoned the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed; Director-General, Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze; and other officials of the Ministry of Finance to shed light on duty waivers granted to some companies.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said think-tanks play an important role in national development to unlock the mystery of failed or poorly implemented policies and projects, but more importantly, promote a practical, nitty-gritty guide to implementing projects and policies.
Thomas Tuchel has urged Tammy Abraham to fight for his Chelsea place after leaving the England striker out of Sunday's squad to face Manchester United.
The World Trade Organization’s new director-general said on Monday the trade body needs to work with companies to open up more manufacturing sites for COVID-19 vaccines in developing countries.
Residents of Nsukka town in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State have expressed worry over the recent hike in the price of cooking gas.
According to the police, the officers, who were on duty were shot and killed at about 2.00 am by the suspected men of the underworld along Akai Efa-Idundu road.
Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has condemned the ethnic coloration in which the fight against terrorism and insurgency is taking in Nigeria.
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday ordered the reopening of the popular Shasha market.
Assailants killed a dozen people in two overnight attacks in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the army, a witness and a local rights group said on Wednesday, blaming an Islamist militia.
He said the PDP was alarmed by the trend in the country, where kidnapping of innocent school children and other vulnerable citizens for ransom has turned into lucrative business.