NNL: Private team owners threaten to pull out of 2020/21 season, issue quit notice - newsheadline247.com
By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

NNL21: Ekiti Utd, Shooting Stars share the spoils as Oluyole Warriors halt United’s home win run

Oluyole Warriors go into the mid-season break with 28 points from the possible 33 Nigeria National League (NNL) Group B1 leaders, Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, ended the first round of 2020/21season on a descent note as they were held to a goalless draw by struggling Ekiti United. The Oluyole Warriors of Ibadan Read more

NNL: Gateway Utd strengthen backroom staff as ex-international, Toyin Ayinla, Baruwa others join Club - newsheadline247.com
By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

NNL21: Gateway United thump Insurance 2-0 to end first stanza on high note

Odusina Sunkanmi and Iwundu Chidozie scored in each half as Gateway United defeated Bendel Insurance 2-nil on Saturday to end the first stanza of the 2020/2021 Nigeria National League (NNL) season on a high at MKO Abiola International Stadium, Kuto Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital. The matchday 13 fixture did live up to expectations with the home Read more

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By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

Nigerian football legend Odegbami, Pinnick, others to speak at Football Business Forum

By Abdulrasheed Adelakun The Minister of Youth and Sports Development  Chief Sunday Dare, Nigeria Football Federation President  Mr Amaju Pinnick, and  Nigerian football legend and former Green Eagles player Chief Segun Odegbami among others will be charting a new course for Nigerian football business at the Football  Stakeholders  Forum. The event slated for the 26th of March, 2021 will be Read more

By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

NPFL Week 15: Warriors Destroy Pillars As Kwara Utd Maintain Top Spot

By Abdulrasheed Adelakun  Abia Warriors hammered the former Champions Kano Pillars four goals to one, in Okigwe in one of the eight Week 15 matches played today across deferent centres in the country. It would be recalled that Abia Warriors’ Coach Imama Amakpakabo was issued an ultimatum to win some matches or be booted out Read more

By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

NPFL Matchday 12: Enyimba, Kwara Utd, Pillars, others jostle for points to consolidate log positions

Warri Wolves take on Rivers Utd in South-South derby Heartland of Owerri host Dakkada FC in the last match of the round which will be live on TV. It is the Nigeria Professional Football League matchday 12 as teams will put all it takes to consolidate their positions on the table. The big one in Read more

NNL Matchday 3: We’re prepared to pick away points, Gateway FC Coach Busari Boasts ahead of J Atete clash - newsheadline247.com
By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

NNL Matchday 3: We’re prepared to pick away points, Gateway FC Coach Busari boasts ahead of J Atete clash

The players are in high spirit. They have drawn strength from the hard-fought win over Crown FC Gateway United FC head coach, Hakeem Busari says his side is poised to pick away points ahead of their 2020/21 Nigeria National League (NNL) week 3-midweek encounter against J Atete. The Ogun State-based team are presently placed 10th Read more

NNL: Gateway Utd strengthen backroom staff as ex-international, Toyin Ayinla, Baruwa others join Club - newsheadline247.com
By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Football SPORTS

NNL: Gateway Utd strengthen backroom staff as ex-international, Toyin Ayinla, Baruwa others join Club

By Abdulrasheed Adelakun Ahead of the February 13th NNL kickoff date, Ogun State’s Gateway United FC has bolstered its backroom staff with the appointment of Toyin Ayinla as Assistant Chief Coach and Tunji Baruwa as Goalkeeper’s trainer. Tunji Baruwa, a former Golden Eaglets Goalkeeper trainer and now with the Future Eagles was the goalkeeper trainer Read more

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NPFL Matchday 7: No Away Win As Rivers United reclaim top position

Sunshine FC hammer Rangers in Akure 3-1 By Abdulrasheed Adelakun For the first time in the seven-week-old 2020/2021 Nigeria Professional Football League’s season, there was no single away win though two draws were recorded. One of the two goalless draws was in Makurdi where Lobi Stars shared the spoil with Abia Warriors. The draw could Read more