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.
One of the originals keeping MFM FC together
Football is acknowledged as a team sport, where every one of the 11 players in a game is expected to contribute his quota to the success of the collective.
Kada City, Gombe United may join Bendel Insurance in NPFL
Bendel Insurance yesterday all but cemented their promotion to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) following their 1-0 defeat of Remo Stars in the day’s star...
‘NFF has been hijacked by cabal’
Fresh facts have emerged on why former Ogun State Sports Commissioner, Bukola Olopade, resigned his position as Chief Executive Officer of the Bet9ja-sponsored Nigeria National League (NNL).
Controversy trails NFF’s decision to ‘accept’ NNL’s plans for 28-team NPFL
Unless the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) stops the Nigeria National League’s (Second level league) plan to elevate eight teams to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), the country’s football could become the laughing stock of the international community, a member of the Club Owners Association has said. The 2018/2019 NPFL is scheduled to kick off…
Bendel Insurance begins quest for promotion on winning note
Bendel Insurance of Benin at the weekend started its 2017/2018 Nigerian National League (NNL) season on a flying note, as it trashed Spartans FC of Lagos 3-0.
Kwara Utd player slumps, dies in training
A player of the Nigeria National League (NNL) side, Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Saka Azeez, on Friday slumped and died in training.
NNL signs N200m partnership with Bet9ja
It was another big plus for Nigerian football yesterday when the Nigeria National League (NNL) announced a three-year partnership deal worth N200 million with leading sports betting company, Bet9ja.