UCHE, OLISEMA DIM STARS, AS AKWA UTD MAINTAIN DOMINANCE OVER REMO

Akwa United improved their Nigeria Premier Football league dominance over Remo Stars to five wins in six meetings following a 3-1 victory on Matchday 6 at the Nest of Champions.   Midfielder Cyril Olisema gave the Promise Keepers the lead in the 5th from the spot after a foul on Moses Effiong inside the box. […]

NPFL: WE DIDN’T DESERVE TO LOSE TO KWARA UTD – COACH AYENI

Head coach of Akwa United football Club, Ayodeji Ayeni has described his team’s 2-1 defeat to Kwara United as painful, stressing that the outcome of the match did not reflect the true complexion of the game.   Goals by Wasiu Alalade and Ahmed Jimoh either side of Cyril Olisema’s strike helped Kwara United to their […]

NPFL: AJAKO’S LATE STRIKE EARNED AKWA UTD SECOND WIN OF THE SEASON

James Ajako’s 82nd minute strike secured a vital win for 2021 Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Akwa United over Plateau United on Matchday 4 at the new Eket Stadium. The left-back who scored his first goal of the season on Matchday 3 against Nasarawa United in Jos, continued his fine form on Sunday when his […]

NPFL: AKWA UNITED THUMP NASARAWA UNITED FOR FIRST LEAGUE WIN OF THE SEASON

Akwa United put up a spectacular performance to record their first win of the 2022-23 Nigeria Professional Football League season with a resounding 0-3 victory over their hosts, Nasarawa United at the New Jos Stadium, Sunday afternoon. Left-back, James Ajako smashed home the opening goal in the 43rd minute, before striker Ndifreke Effiong scored twice; […]

NPFL: “OUR DETERMINATION EARNED US THE POINT” – COACH AYENI Following Akwa United’s goalless draw against Enyimba FC in Aba on match-day two, Coach Ayodeji Ayeni has praised his players for their courage and determination, which he said, earned them their first point of the season. Ayeni in a post-match press conference maintained that the […]

“OUR MISTAKES COST US THREE POINTS” – COACH AYENI

Following Akwa United’s home defeat to Bendel Insurance on matchday 1 of the 2022-23 Nigeria Professional Football League season, Coach Ayodeji Ayeni has admitted that his team lost the game due to some expensive mistakes, but maintained that they would get back on track as soon as possible. Two first-half goals by Imade Osehenkhoe and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]