Magath turns down Al Ahly’s offer

Magath turns down Al Ahly’s offer

According to reports from Germany, German coach Felix Magath has rejected Al Ahly's offer to coach the team. After the departure of Jose Peseiro who recently joined Portuguese ...

Huge boost for Chiefs ahead of Sundowns clash

Huge boost for Chiefs ahead of Sundowns clash

Kaizer Chiefs duo, Erick Mathoho and goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune, have joined their teammates in full training ahead of Sundowns clash on January 9th. The Amakhosi missed the ...

Ajax sign Black Star defender

Ajax sign Black Star defender

Ajax Cape Town were finally able to sign Ghana international defender, Lawrence Lartey, after a two-year pursuit. The 22-year-old centre-back who won the Ghana Premier League with ...

Ex-Kano Pillars striker dies on the pitch

Ex-Kano Pillars striker dies on the pitch

Ex-Kano Pillars striker, Abdul Haruna Sunday, slumped and died on the pitch in Kano during a football match. The 27-year-old forward was playing for Kano Professionals against a ...

Akwa United win Nigeria Federation Cup

Akwa United win Nigeria Federation Cup

Akwa United claimed the 2015 Nigeria Federation Cup on Sunday at the expense of Lobi Stars thanks to a narrow 2-1 win. Nomso Edo broke the deadlock for Akwa in the 36th minute with ...

Former Majimaji coach reflects on his time in Tanzania

Former Majimaji coach reflects on his time in Tanzania

Former FC Majimaji coach, Mika Lonnstrom, talked about his experience in the Tanzania Premier League during the four-month spell he spent there. The 41-year-old Finnish from Porvoo ...

Nigeria Premier League: Enyimba rub salt into Sunshine Stars’ wound

Nigeria Premier League: Enyimba rub salt into Sunshine Stars’ wound

Nigeria GLO Premier League champions Enyimba rubbed salt into Sunshine Stars' wound by denying them the chance to play in a CAF competition. Sunshine Stars who were title-contenders ...

Magath turns down Al Ahly’s offer

According to reports from Germany, German coach Felix Magath has rejected Al Ahly's offer to coach the team. After the departure of Jose Peseiro who recently joined Portuguese giants, FC Porto, the 62-year old manager was reportedly one of the potential candidates to replace the Portuguese coach. However, German famous newspapaer Bild confirmed that Magath turned down Al Ahly's offer due to the unstable ...

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Huge boost for Chiefs ahead of Sundowns clash

Kaizer Chiefs duo, Erick Mathoho and goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune, have joined their teammates in full training ahead of Sundowns clash on January 9th. The Amakhosi missed the services of the two experienced players due to injuries in the last few weeks. However, Chiefs announced on Thursday that Khune and Mathoho have fully recovered and are in contention for their next league encounter against the Brazilians ...

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Ajax sign Black Star defender

Ajax Cape Town were finally able to sign Ghana international defender, Lawrence Lartey, after a two-year pursuit. The 22-year-old centre-back who won the Ghana Premier League with AshantiGold in the 2014-2015 season, has signed a two-year contract with the South African club. Lartey has captained his country at under-20 and under-23 level and is considered is one of the best young defenders in the continent. ...

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Ex-Kano Pillars striker dies on the pitch

Ex-Kano Pillars striker, Abdul Haruna Sunday, slumped and died on the pitch in Kano during a football match. The 27-year-old forward was playing for Kano Professionals against a selected amateur team in Kano in a friendly on Sunday when he slumped and died. Pillars media manager Idris Malikwa announced that the entire football community in Kano are in shock over his demise. "Abdul Haruna died Sunday while ...

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Akwa United win Nigeria Federation Cup

Akwa United claimed the 2015 Nigeria Federation Cup on Sunday at the expense of Lobi Stars thanks to a narrow 2-1 win. Nomso Edo broke the deadlock for Akwa in the 36th minute with a beautifuly taken free-kick that left Lobi goalkeeper no chance to make a save. Abdulafeez Awakan made it 2-0 for Akwa in the 70th minute with a powerful shot. Lobi, cup winners in 2003, tried to get back in the game but it was ...

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Former Majimaji coach reflects on his time in Tanzania

Former FC Majimaji coach, Mika Lonnstrom, talked about his experience in the Tanzania Premier League during the four-month spell he spent there. The 41-year-old Finnish from Porvoo took charge of newly promoted of Majimaji FC in August as they faced the challenge of survival in the Tanzanian Premier League. During his four-month spell Lonnstrom guided the club to 10th place, six points above the relegation ...

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Nigeria Premier League: Enyimba rub salt into Sunshine Stars’ wound

Nigeria GLO Premier League champions Enyimba rubbed salt into Sunshine Stars' wound by denying them the chance to play in a CAF competition. Sunshine Stars who were title-contenders at the start of the season, had 60 points before the game and needed a win to keep their chances of playing at the continental level alive. However, they were held to a goalless draw by the champions, remaining 5th with 61 ...

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Enyimba win their 7th Nigeria Premier League title

Enyimba became the the Nigeria Glo Premier League 2014/2015 season champions after a goalless draw with Warri Wolves on Sunday. The Peoples Elephant needed a draw to secure an unassailable six-point lead on the log with one match day left and therefore their 7th title while Warri Wolves had no choice but to win to keep their chances to the last matchday. Enyimba's last league title goes back to 2010 and ...

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Nigeria Premier League: Enyimba face Wolves in a title-decider

Six-time champions, Enyimba, face Warri Wolves in an a Nigeria Premier league title-decider in Aba today. Enyimba are on top of the league table with 68 points after 36 matches, while Warri Wolves are second on 62 points. Therefore, The People Elephants need only a draw to win their 7th league title, while a win for Wolves will drag the title race to the final day of the season. Warri Wolves will be missing ...

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Nigeria Premier League: Matchday 34 fixtures

The 34th matchday of the Nigeria Premier League will be underway on Sunday, October 18th. Warri, Wikki and Giwa are all still chasing leaders Enyimba who are getting closer to the title each week. The People's Elephant will be facing Nasarawa away from home in a tough mission while Warri Wolves will be hoping to catch up to them whden they host Akwa. Here all the matchday 34 fixtures: 18.10. (16:00) Abia ...

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