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NPFL hotshot Okpotu receives Rashidi Yekini Golden Boot Award tomorrow

NPFL Goal King Tony Okpotu will receive the Rashidi Yekini Golden Boot Award from the late striker’s foundation tomorrow in Ibadan, SCORENigeria has been informed. Okpotu, 23, netted 19 goals this past season to finish top scorer of the NPFL. “Okpotu...

Katsina stages next year’s NFF elections

The NFF congress has decided that executive committee elections will be staged in Katsina next year September 30. The NFF congress adopted a motion to the effect that future elective congresses be moved away from the FIFA World Cup year. This...

NFF congress may still be spoiling for showdown as election fever grips

Confederation of African Football (CAF) president Ahmad may have at the weekend sued for peace and unity in the Nigerian football family, but the NFF congress delegates who decide the leadership of the country’s football may only have put...

Asisat Oshoala to sponsor MVP at clinic to UK, China

Reigning African Footballer of the Year Asisat Oshoala  has announced she will sponsor the best talent at the first-ever Asisat Oshoala Lagos State Girls Secondary Schools football clinic next month to study as well as play football in UK...

Akwa United deserve Aiteo Cup says Maikaba, Niger Tornadoes cry ill luck

Coach Abdu Maikaba has told SCORENigeria Akwa United were deserved winners of this year’s Aiteo Cup even though they were not at their best, while his Niger Tornadoes counterpart, Abubakar Bala, insisted his team were unlucky on the final...

Aiteo Cup hero Olorunleke Ojo dedicates awards to wife, son

Aiteo Cup MVP Olorunleke Ojo has dedicated his awards to his wife and son after he helped Akwa United clinch a second cup triumph in two years. Ojo was the cup MVP as well as best goalkeeper after he made...

AITEO CUP FINAL PHOTOS: Akwa United clinch second trophy in 2 years

SCORENIGERIA in collaboration with award-winning photographer KABIRU ABUBAKAR/Foto de Zamora put colour and life to this year’s AITEO Cup final between Akwa United and Niger Tornadoes. Akwa United claimed their second cup triumph in two years after they beat...

Akwa United win drab Aiteo Cup final after penalty shootout

Akwa United will represent Nigeria in next year’s CAF Confederation Cup after they stopped Niger Tornadoes 3-2 on penalties in the Aiteo Cup final today in Lagos. Akwa United striker Gabriel Okechukwu scored the decisive penalty in sudden death after...

AITEO CUP FINAL: Akwa United dismiss mind games by Niger Tornadoes coach

Akwa United's coach, Abdu Maikaba, has played down fears expressed by Niger Tornadoes coach, Abubakar Bala, that he would prefer Sunshine Stars in tomorrow’s Aiteo Cup instead of Akwa United, claiming ‘The Promise Keepers’ are the best team in...

AITEO CUP FINAL: Niger Tornadoes coach Abubakar Bala vows his underdogs will fight against...

Niger Tornadoes coach Abubakar Bala has vowed his team will fight to finish in tomorrow’s Aiteo Cup final even though they are the underdogs against Akwa United. Tornadoes barely escaped relegation from the NPFL this past season, but they have...

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Orlando Pirates snatch Enyimba ace Christian Obiozor ahead PSL rivals

Premier Soccer League (PSL) of South Africa club Orlando Pirates have announced the transfer of Enyimba striker Christian Obiozor after he was initially linked...

Hull City chase Fred Onyedinma

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