CAF CUP: Rivers United set to battle Rayon Sports

The head coach of Rivers United Stanley Eguma has expressed the need for a positive result when his side will face Rwanda’s Rayon Sports in their first leg play-offs of the CAF Confederation Cup on Sunday in Port Harcourt. The Nigeria Professional Football League side were knocked out of the CAF Champions League by El…

Rangers to depart for Zambia Friday after receiving owed allowances

Players of Nigeria champions Rangers International will depart for Ndola, Zambia for their CAF Confederation Cup play-offs second leg against Zesco United on Friday after they finally received their travelling allowances over which they had protested. The players refused to travel on Thursday as earlier scheduled, demanding their full match entitlements. Each player received the…

CAF Confederation Cup: Rangers draw with Zesco

Nigeria champions Enugu Rangers were held to a 2-2 draw by Zambia’s Zesco United in the first leg clash of the CAF Confederation Cup play-offs at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu on Sunday. Rangers, who were eliminated from the CAF Champions League by Egypt’s Zamalek by 5-3 on aggregate, had to drop down to the…

Wikki Tourists still in CAF Confederation Cup race -Team captain

The captain of Nigeria Professional Football League club, Wikki Tourists, Mustapha Ibrahim, is hopeful his side will qualify for the next stage of the Caf Confederation Cup despite their loss last Sunday. The Bauchi Elephants were defeated 0-2 by Sierra Leonan opponents, Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) FC, on Sunday at the Siaka…

CAF CONFEDERATION CUP: FC Ifeanyi Ubah battle ready for Al-Masry

Nigeria Professional League side FC Ifeanyiubah are set for Sunday’s CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round, second leg tie against Egypt’s Al-Masry, as they depart Nigeria on Thursday for Port Said. According to the team manager, Jonathan Igwe, the players and officials of the Anambra Warriors will arrive in Lagos from Nnewi on Wednesday evening and…