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NPL Review: 3SC Bounce Back To Winning Ways As Lobi Stars Stun Kwara United In Ilorin

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Nigeria Professional League resumed actions today as teams filed out to compete in Matchday (17) of the current topflight league season.

In this piece, Nigeria based journalist, Nwosu Chigozie will take us through on a review how things went down across various stadias in the country.

Akwa United Vs Abia Warriors (3-1)

Inconsistent Akwa United side continued their dominance over its neighbors from Umuahia as they came from behind to record a 3-1 win at the Eket township Stadium.

Kwara United Vs Lobi Stars (0-2)

Kwara United started off the new year in a defeat as title gunning Lobi stars stunned its opponents, Kwara United right before their own fans on their turf.

Enyimba Vs Sporting Lagos (2-0)

The People’s elephant compounded the woes of Sporting Lagos as an each half goals scored by the host was all the Enyimba team needed to record a 2-0 home win.

3sc Vs Bayelsa United (1-0)

Shooting stars finally bounced back to winning ways after awhile, Kareem first half goal was all the needed for maximum points at full time.

Kano Pillars Vs Plateau United (2-1)

Kano Pillars grinded out maximum points against stars studded Plateau United as they came from behind to send the visitors back to Jos empty-handed.

Bendel Insurance Vs Enugu Rangers (2-0)

Bendel Insurance on Saturday condemned Enugu Rangers to defeat off an each half goals scored by the host.

Doma United Vs Katsina United (2-0)

Doma United continued making their home turf a fortress as they condemned Katsina United to a 2-0 defeat.

Gombe United Vs Rivers United (1-1)

Gangling forward, Andy Okpe opened scoring in the first half to hand the visitors lead at half time. Gombe United fought back in the second half and were able to level things up to share the spoils with their visitors.

Remo Stars Vs Sunshine Stars (2-0)

The Skye Blue stars recorded another derby win in a battle of ‘stars’. Aniekeme Okon was the super sub who changed the game for the Coach Daniel side as the snatch a 2-0 win over hard fighting Sunshine stars team.

Niger Tornadoes Vs Heartland (3-2)

It rained goals at the ABS stadium in Kaduna as Nigeria Tornadoes managed to secure all maximum points in a 5-goal thriller win.

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Clubs Scramble for Signature of Former Sporting Lagos Gaffer Offor

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At least three clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League are scrambling to lure the former Technical Adviser of Sporting Lagos, Paul Offor, into their clubs, Nigeriasportsnews.com reports.



Coach Paul Offor came into the limelight as he guided the Lagos based side into the Nigeria top flight league and guided the team to exciting run of form enjoyed by the team during his stint with the club.


His technical-know-how to guide a newly promoted club to strings of good run of form during the just concluded 2023/2024 season in the Nigeria top flight league has opened a floodgate of interests among the clubs,especially those eager to make significant impact on the continent next season.

A reliable source has confirmed that some clubs have actually made enquiries of him. But, whether he will pick an offer will be more clearer in the coming days.



Nigeriasportsnews.com reports that clubs like Enyimba FC, Kano Pillars and other top club side in the Nigeria elite league are all interested in having the tactically sound gaffer in their club next season.

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Seamoriow FC Shines Bright in Thrilling Victory Against Leads United FC.

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In a gripping showdown at the Seamoriow Sports Complex earlier today, Seamoriow FC once again showcased their prowess on the field, clinching a sensational 4-3 triumph over Leads United FC.

The match, marked by breathtaking goals and intense moments, kept fans from the neighbourhood who saw the game on the edge of their seats until the final whistle.

The action-packed encounter saw Seamoriow’s Paul Salako setting the tone early with a stunning goal in the 15th minute, swiftly followed by Saka’s precise strike from a low angled shot in the 20th minute. Akinjide Johnson further fueled the team’s momentum with a good finish in the 29th minute, leaving the opposition reeling. Despite a valiant effort from Leads United FC, Adeshina Lekan’s penalty in the 62nd minute sealed the victory for Seamoriow FC.

Reacting to the exhilarating win, the Chairman/Proprietor of Seamoriow FC expressed immense pride in the team’s performance, stating, “We are thrilled by this victory, which is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our players. Our commitment to nurturing young talent remains unwavering, and we are actively expanding our scouting network to unearth passionate individuals who embody the spirit of Seamoriow FC. Our ultimate goal is to provide promising Nigerian talents with a platform to shine and pursue successful careers in football, and we are determined to attract the best talent from across the nation.”

Seamoriow FC will next take on Breeding Professionals FA at the Legacy Practise pitch on Sunday, 25th of February in preparation for the Africa Selected All Stars Scouting Tournament the club will be participating in billed for 26th – 28th February at the practice pitch, Surulere, Lagos

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ABIA Warriors Vs Remo Stars: CEO Banana Island Offers Free Bus To Fans On Sunday

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The Banana Island CEO, Mr Francis Chilaka, will provide free bus to Abia Warriros fans, who come out en mass to support the team as they host Remo Stars Football Club at the Enyimba FC Stadium on Sunday.

Following the Umuahia township stadium ban by the League Organizers, the Umuahia based will welcome the ‘Sky Blue Stars’ in their temporary home stadium in Aba in one of the Matchday 20 fixtures billed for the weekend.

“Playing away from your traditional home ground can be difficult in football but we’re planning to make it a home away from home for the Abia Warriros with our usual support”

“The free bus will ensure the fans will be on the stands to cheer the team this will be added advantage for the team playing at its temporary home ground”

“Efforts has been made by the Club Chairman, Chief John Obuh, to return the team back to Umuahia soonest as their has been steady progress in work on the playing turf as well on the stadium environs”

“Before we return back to Umuahia, the team needs to bounce back to winning ways and that’s why the fans will be present to ginger their spirit “ he concluded.

Mr. Francis Chilaka who doubles as a Board member of the Abia Warriors management has been in the frontline in ensuring massive support for the Umuahia warlords as he offers different kinds of moral and financial support to the Abia Warriors team.

Amongst the contingent moving from Umuahia to Aba for the crunchy fixture is Chairman Abia State House Member on Sports, Hon. Chinasa Abiola, as well as other well meaning Abians.

When the games gets underway in ABA on Sunday, Abia Warriros who lost to Remo Stars on Matchday 19 will be out to make up for the lost points when the trade tackles on Matchday 20 in the first game of the league second round.

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