PRESIDENT FEDERATION CUP: AKWA UNITED EDGE CYNOSURE TO ADVANCE TO ROUND 32

Substitute Damilare Johnson scored a crucial goal in stoppage time as two-time champions Akwa United beat stubborn Cynosure Football Club in the round of 64 of the 2024 President Federation Cup match at the Dan Anyiam stadium on Wednesday. Akwa United began the game on the front foot, displaying some eye-catching attacking moves but they […]

FRIDAY, MUBARAK SHOOT AKWA UTD OUT OF THE RED ZONE

Akwa United produced a spectacular performance on Sunday to thrash Kano Pillars 3-0 on matchday 32 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium as they moved from 18th to 16th position on the log. Forward Ubong Friday scored in each half and substitute Mubarak Said scored in stoppage time to help the Promise Keepers record their […]

OGBOLE’S HEADER SEALS VICTORY FOR KWARA UTD OVER AKWA UTD IN ILORIN

A stoppage time goal by Emmanuel Ogbole helped Kwara United to a 1-0 win over Akwa United on matchday 31 of the Nigeria Premier Football League match decided at the Kwara State Stadium in Ilorin on Sunday. Both teams went into the game in desperate need of the maximum point in their quest to beat […]

IT WASN’T OUR DAY – COACH BABAGANARU

Head Coach of Akwa United Muhammed Babaganaru has attributed his team’s 0-1 home defeat to Doma United to hard luck, stressing that his players didn’t make the most of their many goal scoring chances. Emmanuel Jesam’s 8th minute goal secured all three points for Doma United as they recorded a home and away win over […]

AKWA UTD RETAINS AKWA IBOM STATE FA CUP CROWN, BEAT FC ONE ROCKET IN THE FINAL

Record winners Akwa United Football Club on Saturday 30 March 2024 at the Uyo township stadium defeated Nigeria National League side FC One Rocket 1-0 to retain their State FA Cup title. Former FC One Rocket defender Paschal Onunze scored the decisive goal for the Promise Keepers in the first half of the match to […]

AKWA UTD PICKS CRUCIAL POINT IN GOMBE

Sani Suleiman’s spectacular goal helped Akwa United to a 1-1 draw against Gombe United as they picked a crucial point on the road for the second time this season. The Promise Keepers arrived at Pantami stadium – a venue they have recorded one win and three draws against the hosts, Gombe United in their four […]

VICTORY OVER BENDEL INSURANCE IS A MORALE BOOSTER – COACH UMAR ABDULLAHI

Following Akwa United’s 3-1 win over Bendel Insurance on matchday 25 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium on Wednesday, caretaker coach of the team Umar Abdullahi has described the victory as a morale booster for his team, adding that they need to replicate their home form in the remaining away matches to ensure they reclaim […]

PHILIP, SULEIMAN PUT ENYIMBA TO THE SWORD

Akwa United recorded their sixth victory of the 2023-24 Nigeria Premier Football League season with an emphatic 3-1 win over reigning champions Enyimba International on their return to the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo. David Philip opened the scoring for his side with a lovely finish tapping home at the back post seven minutes […]

TOCHUKWU MICHAEL BREAKS AKWA UNITED’S HEART IN LAGOS

Akwa United surrendered all three points to Sporting Lagos, losing 2-1 at the Onikan Stadium in Lagos on matchday 22 of the Nigeria Premier Football League season. Following back-to-back defeats to Enugu Rangers and Bayelsa United all by a single goal, the Promise Keepers were desperate for maximum points in Lagos. Despite their dominant display […]

NPFL: AKWA UTD SUFFERS FIRST LEAGUE DEFEAT AT HOME

Akwa United’s hope of recording three successive home wins this season went up in smoke on Sunday as they suffered their first league defeat at home this season losing 0-1 to Bayelsa United on matchday 21 at Eket Stadium. Substitute Eyong Offem’s 77th minute strike earned Bayelsa United all three points and helped them to […]