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Paul Bassey Assumes Chairmanship of NPFL Super 6 Local Organizing Committee



… Paul Bassey Appointed Chairman of NPFL Super 6 Local Organizing Committee

In a move set to revitalize and elevate the organization of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) Super 6, Paul Bassey has been appointed as the Chairman of the NPFL Super 6 Local Organizing Committee.

With his extensive experience and passion for the sport, Bassey’s appointment brings renewed hope for the successful execution of the highly anticipated tournament.

Paul Bassey, a prominent figure in Nigerian football, has taken up the pivotal role of Chairman of the NPFL Super 6 Local Organizing Committee. This appointment comes as a strategic decision by the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) to enhance the structure and organization of the NPFL Super 6, one of the most prestigious tournaments in Nigerian football.

As a respected sports administrator and renowned football journalist, Bassey’s appointment is expected to inject fresh energy and expertise into the event. His deep understanding of the intricacies of football administration and his commitment to promoting the growth of the sport in Nigeria make him an ideal candidate for this crucial position.

The NPFL Super 6 is a showcase tournament that brings together the top six teams from the NPFL season, competing for the ultimate glory. It serves as a platform for showcasing talent, fostering healthy competition, and providing an entertaining spectacle for football enthusiasts across Nigeria.

With Bassey at the helm, the NPFL Super 6 Local Organizing Committee aims to ensure seamless coordination and execution of the tournament. His responsibilities will include overseeing all aspects of the event, from venue selection and match scheduling to logistics, media coverage, and fan engagement. Bassey’s vast network within the Nigerian football community will also be instrumental in securing sponsorships and partnerships to elevate the tournament’s profile.

Expressing his gratitude for the appointment, Bassey emphasized his commitment to upholding the highest standards of professionalism, transparency, and fairness throughout the planning and execution stages. He acknowledged the significance of the NPFL Super 6 in promoting Nigerian football talent and pledged to work closely with all stakeholders to create a memorable and successful event.

The NPFL Super 6 has long been considered a launching pad for emerging football stars, providing a platform for them to catch the attention of national team selectors and international scouts. Bassey’s appointment is expected to enhance the tournament’s appeal and attract greater attention from football enthusiasts, sponsors, and media organizations.

As preparations for the NPFL Super 6 gather momentum under the guidance of Chairman Paul Bassey, football fans across Nigeria eagerly anticipate an enthralling competition that showcases the immense talent within the NPFL. The appointment of Bassey is seen as a step towards transforming the tournament into a well-organized and highly competitive event that reflects the true potential of Nigerian football.

Paul Bassey’s appointment as Chairman of the NPFL Super 6 Local Organizing Committee ushers in a new era of professionalism and dedication to Nigerian football. With his expertise and vision, the tournament is poised to reach new heights, benefiting players, fans, sponsors such as Dozy Mmobuosi and the sport as a whole. The NPFL Super 6 promises to be an exciting and memorable event, showcasing the immense talent within the Nigerian Professional Football League.

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



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



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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NPFL Youth League: The Abia Warriors Boys Were Brave Enough- Francis Chilaka



Abia Warriors Board member and football enthusiast, Francis Chilaka, has thumbed up Abia Warrior’s Under-17 lads for their bravery following their 2-2 stalemate against city neighbors, Enyimba International Under-17, in it’s first game in the South-East, zone of the on-going NPFL youth league in Enugu State.

The popular philanthropist and business guru who has been in the Coal City with the team affirmed the boys resilience which earned the team a point in the keenly contested fixture.

“It’s a derby game and the fixture lived up to it’s billing as the two young lads displayed their football artistry”

“Kudos to the boys, Abia Warriros, for their efforts as there is more room for improvement going into the next game”

In the excited fixture which ended in a stalemate, Abia Warriors side were the side who stole the show as they came with a late goal to steal headline in the fixture watched by NPFL dignitaries.

To earn the South-East slot to the National level, Abia Warriors Under-17 in it’s subsequent games will trade tackless with Heartland, Rangers Under-17 sides

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