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Pioneer Chairman of the League Management Company (LMC), Hon. Nduka Irabor, has opened up on several challenges facing the Nigeria Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

No relegation, no promotion as club chairmen vote to end NPFL

There will be neither promotion from the Nigerian National League (NNL) nor Relegation as the Nigerian Professionals Football League (NPFL) has ended in week 25.
Former Nigerian international, Justice Christopher, has disclosed why his move to Manchester City failed.

Justice Christopher: How Super Eagles cost me Manchester City move

Former Nigerian international, Justice Christopher, has disclosed why his move to Manchester City failed.
Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi is delighted to be back in training with his Turkish clubside Bursaspor after the weeks in the lockdown.

Shehu Abdullahi happy to be back in Bursaspor training

Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi is delighted to be back in training with his Turkish clubside Bursaspor after the weeks in the lockdown.
The Nigeria Football Federation has sent birthday wishes to former Super Eagles midfielder Sani Kaita who clocks 34 years on Saturday.

NFF celebrates ex-Super Eagles star Sani Kaita at 34

The Nigeria Football Federation has sent birthday wishes to former Super Eagles midfielder Sani Kaita who clocks 34 years on Saturday.
Junior Lokosa

Nigeria forward explains reasons behind his game time struggle at Esperance

Esperance signed Lokosa shortly after he finished as top scorer in the Nigerian professional football league back in the 2018/2019 season.
US Monastir forward Anthony Okpotu says lack of quality match balls and natural grass playing surfaces in the Nigeria Professional Football League are the major reasons why Nigerian clubs fail to deliver on the continent.

Anthony Okpotu: Why Nigerian clubs perform woefully on the continent

US Monastir forward Anthony Okpotu says lack of quality match balls and natural grass playing surfaces in the Nigeria Professional Football League are the major reasons why Nigerian clubs fail to deliver on the continent.
Captain Rabiu Ali scored with an overhead kick as Kano Pillars came from behind to beat Asante Kotoko 3-2 in the first leg Caf Champions League preliminary round clash at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano on Saturday.

Kano Pillars extend break by two weeks

Alhaji Surajo Shaaibu Jambul said the extension become necessary considering the fact that the Nigeria Football Federation had maintained its decision of suspending all football activities in the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rangers International of Enugu forward Ifeanyi George was finally buried on Saturday.

Rangers forward Ifeanyi George laid to rest amid tears in Lagos

The remains of the late attacker were to rest at the Atan cemetery in Yaba, Lagos state with few family and friends were present due to the global pandemic.
Shehu Abdullahi was absolutely delighted with his first goal for Bursaspor [Twitter]

Super Eagles star excited over Nigerian league players release from kidnapper’s den

Nigerian defender Shehu Abdullahi is delighted with the release of Enyimba’s star Dayo Ojo from the captivity of the kidnappers.
The management of Gateway United FC have condoled with Enugu Rangers over the demise of their player Ifeanyi George who passed on on Sunday after a fatal accident in company of his colleagues.

Nigerian footballers association lauds Rangers over life insurance policy for Ifeanyi George

National Association of Nigerian Footballers has applauded the management of Rangers International for its life insurance policy for its players.
Kano Pillars coach Ibrahim Musa has revealed his side’s target ahead the midweek NPFL clash with Rangers in Enugu

NPFL: Kano Pillars coach urges players to travel by air

Kano Pillars coach Ibrahim Musa has reacted to the death of Rangers player Ifeanyi George and has beged that other footballers should learn to travel by air.
Nigerian midfielder Ezekiel Tamara is adamant that Lobi Stars is not out of the title race despite their poor run of result in recent matches.

NPFL: Lobi Stars not out of title race – midfielder

Nigerian midfielder Ezekiel Tamara is adamant that Lobi Stars is not out of the title race despite their poor run of result in recent matches.
League leaders Lobi Stars FC of Makurdi will hope to extend their lead in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) when they confront 18th placed Jigawa Golden Stars in one of the matchday 18 fixtures at the Sani Abacha stadium, Kano.

NPFL: Plateau United extend lead at top of table as Enyimba thrash Sunshine Stars

Plateau United extended their lead at the top of the Nigeria Professional Football League following a hard fought 2-1 home win against Nasarawa United at the New Jos Stadium on Sunday.
Shehu Abdullahi was absolutely delighted with his first goal for Bursaspor [Twitter]

NFF celebrates Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi at 27

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has sent birthday greetings to Super Eagles right-back Shehu Abdullahi who clocks 27 years on Thursday.
Kano Pillars edge gritty MFM 1-0 at the Sani Abacha Stadium, while Chukwuemeka Obioma inspires Heartland to 5-0 thrashing of Adamawa United Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 20 fixture played at the Okigwe stadium.

NPFL: Kano Pillars manager regrets draw with Lobi Stars

Kano Pillars boss Ibrahim Musa says he is disappointed that his lads failed to beat Lobi Stars in Sunday’s Nigeria professional football league clash.
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, on has turned the heat on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) saying football in the country is going backward.

Minister mourns former Green Eagles, Flying Eagles players

Youth and Sports Minister Mr .Sunday Dare has expressed deep shock and sadness on the deaths of two ex Nigerian Internationals Sule Kekere and Kabiru Baleria.
Kabiru Baleria

Enyimba pay tribute to late Kano Pillars coach

Baleria passed on Tuesday and has since been buried in Kano. The club chairman, Surajo Shuaibu, declared a three-day mourning after a contingent from the club paid a condolence visit to the grieving family.
Kano Pillars forward Nyima Nwangwa has bewailed his side’s 3-1 defeat to MFM FC as and described losing to the Lagos based side as a very painful experience despite taking a half time lead in a game they were expected to stop the home side from winning on the ground of previous records and current struggles within MFM FC.

Kano Pillars’ coach decries Rivers United’s tactics in 1-2 defeat

Ibrahim Musa, the Head Coach of Kano Pillars Football Club, on Sunday decried the “delay tactics style of football’’ deployed by Rivers United FC during their 1-2 defeat in Port Harcourt.

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Lobi Stars deserve continental ticket – coach

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Bayern Munich, Bayer Leverkusen lament absent fans for German Cup final

Treble-chasing Bayern Munich are hunting their second title this season in Saturday’s German Cup final, a behind-closed-doors showdown that should have been an “absolute highlight” for success-starved Bayer Leverkusen fans.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Chinese couple arrested for locking employees for four months

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