Nigeria Premier League

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 8th, 2013
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Goal.com Nigeria fans have voted for Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel as the best Nigerian footballer of 2012. Mikel polled 36.82 per cent of votes cast to edge out Chelsea team mate Victor Moses to second place. Moses earned 26.35 per cent of votes that were cast on the Goal.com website during the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 20th, 2012
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The changes in the Nigeria Premier League continues today (Friday) the Nigeria Football Federation releases the names of those appointed on an interim basis run the league until a new board is constituted. The NFF board was scheduled to meet on Thursday night to fine-tune the list and the draft terms...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 20th, 2012
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The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed it owes coach Stephen Keshi two months’ salary – just weeks before the start of the Africa Cup of Nations. Keshi, a former Nigeria international, has yet to make an official complaint about the non-payment. And he is currently preparing for the...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jul 6th, 2012
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The much hyped Arsenal pre-season tour of Nigeria, which was to have kicked off with a match against the Super Eagles on August 5 is now off following the decision of the English club to postpone the trip. In a posting on the club’s website Thursday, the London outfit said: “Arsenal Footb...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Apr 29th, 2012
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The assistant coach and a defender of visiting soccer club Ocean Boys were taken to hospital in serious condition after being attacked in the dressing room ahead of a league game with local side Sharks, officials said. Two other team members were bruised and bloodied in the attack, they said. “...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Apr 12th, 2012
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A stoppage time goal by Ahmed Hassan Mekki Thursday night propelled record Nations Cup winners, Egypt to a 3-2 victory over home-based Super Eagles squad in an exciting friendly played in Dubai. Though they lost, the Eagles played themselves into reckoning to the delight of the crowd. The Eagles, mad...
By benim
In News
Dec 13th, 2010
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THE Nigerian Premier League was thrown into dark moment on Sunday with the death of Ocean Boys of Yenagoa left back defender, Emma Ogoli. Ogoli, Tribunesports learnt slumped on the pitch of the Samson Siasia Stadium, Yenagoa after playing only for 39 minutes during the team’s week six tie again...