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1 Jul 2019
Akwa United ’s Mfon Udoh and Nasarawa United forward, Ibrahim Sunusi have officially been rewarded with the Eunisell Boot Award and a cheque of N2 million each for emerging joint-highest goal scorers in the 2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season. Udoh and Sunusi netted 10 goals each for their respective clubs and were honoured…
2 May 2019
Who will win the 2018/2019 Eunisell Boot Award? That is the question that would be answered next month when the sponsors of the competition unveil the highest goal scorer of the season. The award is sponsored by Eunisell, a leading global chemical solutions and production engineering solutions group. At the event, the top goal scorer…
28 Feb 2019
When Junior Lokosa picked up the first ever Eunisell Boot Award at the Nigerian Professional Football League’s (NPFL) 2017/18 season highest goal scorer with 19 goals, even he did not envisage the career-defining boost it would have on him in the last couple of months For his performance in Nigeria’s top football league, the 25-year-old…
7 Feb 2019
Nigerian International, Junior Lokosa, has applauded the initiators and sponsor of the prestigious Eunisell Boot for the Highest Goal Scorer in Nigeria’s domestic top flight.   Lokosa earned a big move to African Champions, Esperance Sportive shortly after his coronation by Eunisell, which was backed up with media blitz.   Ironically, he was in Norway and…
9 Nov 2018
Kano Pillars Striker, Junior Lokosa was yesterday in Lagos presented with the inaugural Eunisell Boot Award, which is an honour bestowed on the Nigeria Professional Football League highest goals scorer.
1 Nov 2018
The decision by Kano Pillars attacker, Junior Lokosa, who is considered as one of the hottest players in the Nigeria Professional League (NPFL), to seek contract with a Chinese second division club, is not going down well with some football-loving Nigerians. SCORENigeria reported yesterday that Lokosa and Katsina United midfielder, Destiny Ashadi, will by this…
22 Sep 2018
Kano Pillars forward, Junior Lokosa has become the first winner of the Eunisell Boot Award, which has a N200,000 for every goal in the past season.
7 Jun 2018
With many players hoping to play a part on football’s biggest stage, heart breaks, disappointment and a fair bit of tantrum follows the announcement of the list of players heading to the World Cup. For the Super Eagles Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr worked his list from 30 players, trimming five players before he dropped…
15 May 2018
Kano Pillars’ Junior Lokosa, who has a knack to score at least a goal in every two matches, is among the 30 players listed by Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr in Nigeria’s provisional list for the Russia 2018 World Cup.
9 May 2018
Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) leading scorer Junior Lokosa is one of three players whose goals have been shortlisted for the NPFL Match Day 19 VAT Wonder Goal Award.
10 Apr 2018
Two free kicks and three perfectly aimed goals scored under pressure from defenders on Match Day 15 made the first VAT Wonder Goal shortlist of the 2017/18 Nigeria Professional Football League season. Shortlisted for voting are free kicks by Umar Zango of Lobi Stars and Sunday Emmanuel of Sunshine Stars, which are all up against…
5 Mar 2018
The Chinese Super League began over the weekend but the Nigerian contingents were not impressive in the first matchday. In other centres around the world, some Nigerian players shone brilliantly.  Here are five of them that were outstanding over the weekend: Junior Lokosa Lokosa’s brilliance in front of goal earned him his 10th goal of…


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Seven-time champions Egypt clinched a place in the Africa Cup of Nations last 16 on Wednesday by defeating neighbours Sudan 1-0, a result which sent Cape Verde and Malawi through as well.
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The Super Eagles will head into the knockout rounds of the Africa Cup of Nations full of confidence after a 2-0 win over Guinea-Bissau kept their perfect run going. Umar Sadiq’s second-half strike put Nigeria in front, before captain William Troost-Ekong doubled the lead after a long VAR review. The win means the Super Eagles…
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