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Junior Lokosa scores 19th goal to save Kano Pillars from home loss

Junior Lokosa’s 19th goal of the season was what Kano Pillars needed to ensure they did not lose in front of their fans to Rivers United today.

Be’er Sheva swoop in for CHAN Eagles ace Emeka Atuloma

Israeli champions Hapoel Be’er Sheva have become the latest European club to express interest in signing CHAN Eagles defensive midfielder Emeka Atuloma.

Rivers government plans Read Madrid Academy in Port Harcourt

The Rivers State Government has agreed a partnership with Spanish giants Real Madrid to set up an academy in Port Harcourt, Governor Nyesom Wike has announced.

NPFL: Junior Lokosa nets brace as Kano Pillars down Kastina United

Junior Lokosa continued his superb goal scoring form for Kano Pillars on Sunday; netting a brace in their 3-1 win over Katsina United in one of Sunday’s Nigeria Professional Football League Match Day 21 ties.

Injured Rivers United goalkeeper Abiodun Akande reveals return date

Recuperating Rivers United goalkeeper Abiodun Akande has said he hope to return to action next month after he fractured his leg last year.

Ex-Super Eagles defender Kunle Odunlami rejoins Sunshine Stars

Former Super Eagles centre-back, Kunle Odunlami, has rejoined Nigeria Professional Football League outfit, Sunshine Stars for the rest of the season.

Ex-Rivers United striker Peter Okereke wants to get back on track

Seasoned striker Peter Maduabuchi Okereke has said he hopes to get his career back on track in the second round of the NPFL season.

Rivers United coach Stanley Eguma blames poor first half display for defeat at Abia...

“We lost the game in the first half. Our opponents had a better first half than us,” technical manager of Rivers United FC, Stanley Eguma, told his club’s official website shortly after the final whistle.

MFM FC coach Ilechukwu disappointed with Rivers United home draw

Coach Fidelis Ilechukwu has said he is disappointed MFM FC could only draw 1-1 with Rivers United at home.

NPFL leaders Lobi Stars go six points clear

Lobi Stars consolidated their leadership of the NPFL after they pipped Kano Pillars 1-0 courtesy of a late winner by midfielder Ayo Saka today.

El Kanemi Warriors thrash Heartland 3-0 in Maiduguri

El Kanemi Warriors have eased relegation fears after they thumped Heartland 3-0 at home today.

Abdu Maikaba laments sluggish Akwa United display at Rivers United

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 in Port Harcourt

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 Biffo admits Rivers United gave Katsina United toughest test at home

Coach Abdullahi Biffo has admitted Rivers United have so far given Katsina United their toughest test at home.

Al Hilal hit Akwa United 2-0 in Omdurman

Al Hilal will take a 2-0 lead going into a return leg match of the CAF Confederation Cup playoffs at Akwa United.

Lobi Stars pip El Kanemi Warriors to stay top of NPFL

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 lament missed chances after cruising past Heartland

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 scores 14th goal as Kano Pillars thrash FC Ifeanyiubah

Junior Lokosa fired his 14th goal of the season as Kano Pillars trounced FC Ifeanyiubah 4-0 in continuation of the NPFL today.

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