WE WILL BE FULLY PREPARED BEFORE THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE NEW SEASON – AYENI

Head coach of Akwa United Ayodeji Ayeni says he is impressed with his team’s level of performances in their recent pre-season games and added that the team will be fully prepared before the commencement of the 2022-23 Nigeria Professional Football League season. Coach Ayeni in an exclusive interview with the club’s official website www.akwaunitrdfc.com shortly […]

PROCEEDS FROM GATE TAKINGS WILL HELP US MANAGE AKWA UTD WELL – PAUL BASSEY

The Management of Akwa United Football Club has concluded plans to charge affordable gate takings during the club’s home matches in the coming 2022-23 Nigeria Professional Football League season. Chairman of the club Elder Paul Bassey stated this during an interactive meeting held at the conference room of the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium with sport […]

AKWA UTD BATTLE WARRIORS TO A GOALLESS DRAW IN UMUDIKE MFON PATRICK

There was nothing to separate Abia Warriors and Akwa United in what was their second pre-season friendly game in the space of 21 days as both sides played out a goalless draw at Demonstration Secondary school playground in Umudike, Saturday afternoon. The hosts sat back and defended deep, failing to register any shot on target […]

PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY: AKWA UTD TO BATTLE ABIA WARRIORS IN UMUAHIA

As clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League intensify preparations for the new football season, Umuahia Township Stadium will be the battle ground on Saturday November 12, 2022 as Abia Warriors and Akwa United will once again go head-to-head in a Grade-A pre-season friendly. On October 21 at the training pitch of the Godswill Akpabio […]

RIVERS UTD BEAT AKWA UTD IN PORT HARCOURT PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY

Hosts Rivers United laboured to a 1-0 win over Akwa United in a pre-season friendly played at the Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium in Port Harcourt on Wednesday. Second half goal by striker Nyima Nwagua proved decisive and earned the home side a slim victory in what was a keenly contested encounter. Both teams went into the […]

RIVERS UTD BEAT AKWA UTD IN PORT HARCOURT PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY

Hosts Rivers United laboured to a 1-0 win over Akwa United in a pre-season friendly played at the Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium in Port Harcourt on Wednesday. Second half goal by striker Nyima Nwagua proved decisive and earned the home side a slim victory in what was a keenly contested encounter. Both teams went into the […]

PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY: AKWA UNITED TO CONFRONT NPFL CHAMPIONS IN PORT HARCOURT

With three victories in four pre-season friendly games within a month, 2021 Nigeria Professional Football League champions Akwa United Football Club will go head-to-head with the current NPFL champions Rivers United in what many football followers describe as the battle of champions slated to take place at the Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium in Port Harcourt on […]

PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY: WE ARE STILL WORK IN PROGRESS – AYODEJI AYENI

Following two blockbuster friendly games against Enyimba International and Enugu Rangers in the space of three days, Head Coach of Akwa United Ayodeji Ayeni has revealed that there is still work to be done to get his team in top shape for next football season. The Promise Keepers narrowly lost 2-1 to Enyimba on Friday […]

AKWA UTD TO TACKLE ENYIMBA, RANGERS IN PRE-SEASON FRIENDLIES

In the context of preparations for the new football season, 2021 Nigeria Professional Football League champions Akwa United have lined up two mouthwatering pre-season friendly games against Enyimba International and Enugu Rangers this weekend. The Promise Keepers will confront the People’s Elephant at the Enyimba stadium in Aba on Friday October 14 by three O’clock […]

AKWA UTD PLAYERS CERTIFIED MEDICALLY FIT FOR NEW FOOTBALL SEASON

All registered Akwa United players for the 2022/23 Nigeria Professional Football League season have been certified medically fit to play when the new campaign kicks off. The players underwent routine medical examination in Uyo and they have all been confirmed to be in sound health condition. According to the team’s head of medical department Doctor […]