Atlanta 1996 Olympic soccer gold medalist, Kingsley Obiekwu, has revealed that his inability to land Rangers International of Enugu coaching job was the reason he sojourned to neighbouring Republic of Benin to handle USSK FC, a Premier League club in that country.
Posted: Jan 28, 2012
Category: Nigeria League
Once a dreaded side in the Nigerian topflight, Lobi Stars have struggled for form this season and this is a must win game for them if they hope to win back the support of their fans and put fear into the minds of their opponents.
Premier League debutants, Rising Stars of Akure have sensationally declared that winning the Premier League title in their first season in the to flight is not their immediate priority but would welcome it if it comes.
Shooting Stars of Ibadan rookie star, Talabi Olumakinde, has attracted the attention of Super Eagles scouts who were at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium when the home side drew blanks with newly promoted Rising Stars in a Premier League match.
Gombe United took a commanding lead in the Nigeria Premier League after second round of matches were concluded Sunday following an emphatic 3-1 defeat of Niger Tornadoes of Minna just as Enyimba edged Sharks 2-0 to stay second on the log behind Gombe United.