Tags : NPFL

Shooting Stars ‘Oluyole Warriors’ Gain Nigeria Professional Football League Promotion

Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan secured promotion to the Nigeria Professional Football League for the first time since 2017 with a 6-0 thrashing of Ekiti United in the last group match of the NNL Super 8 play-off, played on Saturday in Enugu. The Oluyole Warlords lost at this stage in 2019 after the team was beaten 3-0 by Akwa […]

“J1 League Distinctly Different from NPFL” – Coach Bolarinwa

Japan based Nigerian born UEFA licensed football coach, Oba Bolarinwa has described the Japanese league as one totally different from the Nigerian Professional Football League. Speaking to Journalists on Monday, April 6, 2020, Oba who was assistant Coach to Imama Amakpakabo during the CHAN and Olympic Qualifiers said the J1 League has an already in-motion […]

NFF Bans NPFL Matches, After Player Slumps, Dies

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has ban all Professional League matches until a full inspection is done on medical facilities and personnel, as provided in the agencies Club Licensing Regulations. The ban is coming days after  a Nasarawa United’s defender, Chineme Martins, slumped and  died during an NPFL match  against Katsina United in Lafia. According […]

Nasarawa United Player Dies On The Field Of Play

The League Management Company (LMC) has confirmed the death of Nasarawa United’s defender, Chineme Martins, who slumped during Sunday’s NPFL clash against Katsina United in Lafia. The player was attended to by medics of the two clubs and was later rushed to Dalhatu- Araf specialist hospital where he was pronounced dead, on Sunday, March 8, […]