League Management Company
LMC faults Martins’ April 18 burial date, pledges league will end this year
The League Management Company (LMC) Chairman, Shehu Dikko has faulted the April 18 date fixed for the burial of late Nasarawa United defender, Chineme Martins,
Akwa United, Rangers advise players on discipline as clubs go on break
Players of Akwa United and Enugu Rangers have been advised by their managers to maintain discipline and keep fit while on the break forced on Nigerian sports
Sports in Nigeria: Goodbye 2019, welcome 2020
I am not the best person to do a proper forensic on sports in Nigeria in the outgoing year. I may be biased.
Accountability, hard work panacea for Nigerian football’s ills, says Dare
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has challenged the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to rejig its operations and work towards getting the country’s game
Nduka Irabor opens up on delay in kickoff of Nigerian league
One of the Independent Directors of the League Management Company (LMC), Nduka Irabor, has given a hint on why the Nigerian 2019/2020 football league is yet to commence.
LMC blames production cost for no live broadcast of NPFL matches
The League Management Company (LMC) has identified infrastructure deficit as a major reason the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) is not being broadcast on television.
Enyimba versus Rangers: Super Six play-off kicks off next week in Lagos
Oriental neighbours, Enyimba of Aba and Enugu Rangers will kick off this year’s Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six Championship in Lagos on June 4, the League Management Company (LMC) has announced. Rangers won Group A of the abridged league, while Enyimba placed third behind Lobi Stars of Makurdi. But this competition is the…
LMC fines El Kanemi N3 million, orders club to play without fans
The League Management Company (LMC) yesterday descended on El Kanemi Football Club of Maiduguri over the alleged hooliganism that trailed their 2-2 draw with Go Round in the Nigerian Professional League (NPFL) last week. At the end of the Match Day 17 fixture in Maiduguri, some people suspected to be supporters of El Kanemi Warriors…
Why private sponsorship of football clubs is failing in Nigeria
In football-loving countries world over, the establishment and management of clubs is done by private entities, whose motive of ownership is good return on investment in the beautiful game.
LMC reappoints Dikko as chairman, Irabor, others independent directors
Chairman of the League Management Company, Shehu Dikko, and body’s independent directors, Nduka Irabor, Dr. Isaac Ayodele and Salihu Abubakar have been endorsed for reappointment by a unanimous decision of members at an Extra-Ordinary General Meeting (EGM) held at the Best Western Hotel in Victoria Island. The EGM, which had in attendance the LMC board…