Last Monday I wrote wishing the Eagles all the best in Alexandria.Read More
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On assumption of duties as Akwa United Chairman, I remember telling my team that our success in the league will depend on how many points we can garner at home.
That if I had my way we will not draw any match at home while we pick some points on the road. We all agreed.
Let me quickly credit the Kaduna State Governor Mallam Nasir el Rufai with the ingenuity of this headline.Read More
By Paul Bassey The story of Akwa United makes an interesting reading any day. Less than five months ago, this club was on the brink of relegation. Less than five months ago, this club was one of the whipping boys of the league, condemned to scorn and laughter. Today Akwa United is the Federation Cup
Blame it on the white jerseys that the players wore on the day. Before you laugh off this belief, how can you explain the fact that we triumphed against Niger and held Tunisia to a one goal draw wearing green jerseys and when we had to play Guinea wearing white, we fluffed?Read More
The Match Coordination Meeting (MCM) of Group C that will be held today before tomorrow’s matches, the contents of CHAN Regulations Article 74 will be presented and explained to the teams by the General Coordinator. Article 74 is that Almighty Article that has to do with the separation of teams at the end of Group matches in case of a tie. During the Nations Cup in Equatorial Guinea, Mali and Guinea had to go through the infamous coin toss to separate the two teams.Read More
It has become a tradition for columnists to take stock of the year just gone in relation to expectations in the new year.
In Nigeria, I find this quite boring because we end writing and saying the same things every year in a country where sport is measured by the success or otherwise of football.Read More
I DO not think Nigerian coaches and players know my age. If they did, they would not have conspired to send me to my grave before my time.Read More
“P innick disclosed that the tenure of the Boards of the Leagues, under which umbrella Kawu became Member of the NFF Executive Committee, has expired.Read More