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Gbenga Ogunbote: Enugu Rangers must be wary of Akwa United

Enugu Rangers head coach Gbenga Ogunbote has warned his players to be cautious against Akwa United in their Sunday league tie.

Ex-Barcelona winger Ezekiel Bassey rejoins Akwa United

Former home-based Super Eagles winger Ezekiel Bassey hopes to make an impact with Akwa United after linking up with the club following the expiration of his contract with Iranian club, Paykan FC.

NPFL: Katsina United stop Akwa United from going top

Akwa United missed the chance to secure top spot in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) after going down to a 2-0 defeat against Katsina United in a rescheduled match day 11 fixture on Thursday.

Akwa United edge past Al Ittihad into CAFCC play-offs

Goalkeeper Ojo Olorunleke was the hero for Akwa United on Sunday, saving three penalties as the Promise Keepers beat Al Ittihad of Libya advanced to the play-offs of the CAF Confederation Cup.

Enyimba to face Benin’s Energie FC in CAF Confed Cup

Enyimba will face Benin Republic’s Energie FC in the first round of the CAF Confederation Cup after the modest side secured a shocking 2-1 aggregate win against Haifa of Guinea in the preliminary round.

Abdu Maikaba: Akwa United will advance despite home defeat to Banjul Hawks

Akwa United head coach Abdu Maikaba insists his side will overturn their first leg deficit against Banjul Hawks of Gambia when both teams clash in the second leg of their CAF Confederation Cup tie in Bakau on Wednesday.

CAF Confed Cup: Akwa United ‘hungry’ to beat Banjul FC

Akwa United central defender Emmanuel Ariwachukwu says himself and his teammates are “hungry” to prove their mettle in the CAF Confederation Cup tie against Banjul FC.

NPFL leaders Akwa United pleased with point at FC Ifeanyiubah

Akwa United heaped praise on themselves after they were held to a 1-1 by FC Ifeanyiubah in a Matchday 6 NPFL fixture in Nnewi Wednesday.

NPFL leaders Akwa United sign deal with Dana Air

Nigerian Professional Football League side (NPFL) club Akwa United have signed a sponsorship deal with Dana Air.

NPFL: Akwa United’s Abdu Maikaba targets away win against Go Round

Akwa United coach, Abdu Maikaba, expects a tough duel against Go Round FC in Wednesday’s Nigeria Professional Football League matchday-two fixture.

Abdu Maikaba ready to combine Akwa United, Golden Eaglets jobs

Akwa United head coach, Abdu Maikaba, says he is equal to the task of combining his post at the club with that of the national U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets.

Heartland pull out of pre-season friendly with Akwa United

Heartland FC of Owerri have pulled out of today’s pre-season friendly with Akwa United due to logistical reasons.

Akwa United offer Abdu Maikaba support to handle club, Golden Eaglets jobs well

Akwa United will give their head coach, Abdu Maikaba, full support following his appointment as coach of Nigeria’s U-17 side, the Golden Eaglets

Enugu Rangers defender Matthew Etim keen on Akwa United move

Home-based Super Eagles defender Matthew Etim is keen on a move to hometown club, Akwa United, despite his current club Enugu Rangers’ determination to hold on to his services.

Akwa United to start pre-season programme November 2

Aiteo Cup champion, Akwa United, will resume training camp next week ahead of the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.

Abdu Maikaba targets first major trophy with Akwa United

Abdu Maikaba has said he hopes to win his first major trophy as a coach when he leads Akwa United to victory in Sunday’s Aiteo Cup final in Lagos.

Afeez Aremu confident Akwa United will beat Tornadoes in Aiteo Cup final

Akwa United midfielder Afiz Aremu insists the Promise Keepers are ‘ready’ to beat Niger Tornadoes in Sunday’s Aiteo Cup final.

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