AKWA UTD RECORD 11TH WIN OF THE SEASON, MOVE UP TO 5TH ON THE LOG

Nigeria Professional Football League title holders Akwa United clinched their 11th win of the season following a hard fought 1-0 victory over Niger Tornadoes on match-day 29 at the Nest of Champions. Etim Mathew’s 82nd minute penalty secure all three points for the Promise Keepers and push them up to 5th on the log. The […]

AKWA UTD’S SIX-MATCH UNBEATEN RUN HALTED IN KATSINA

Akwa United’s unbeaten run of form under coach Ayodeji Ayeni came to an end at the Muhammadu Dikko stadium on Sunday, as Destiny Ashadi’s second half strike earned hosts Katsina United a slim 1-0 victory over the reigning Champions on match-day 26 of the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League season. The Promise Keepers were undefeated […]

NPFL: BELLO BABATUNDE’S STRIKE DIM STARS IN UYO, AS AKWA UTD MOVE UP TO 5TH

Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League Champions Akwa United moved up to 5th position on the log with 39 points from 25 games following a slim 1-0 victory over Lobi Stars in Uyo on Sunday. Bello Babatunde’s first-half strike secure maximum points for the Promise Keepers at the Nest of Champions The decisive goal which came […]

NPFL: AKWA UTD RECORDS BIGGEST WIN IN CLUB HISTORY, THRASH NASARAWA UTD 6-1

Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League Champions Akwa United recorded their biggest victory in the NPFL following a resounding 6-1 thrashing of Nasarawa United on match-day 24 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo. Captain Ubong Friday, who recently returned to full fitness opened the flood-gate of goals in the seventh minute when he slammed […]

COACH AYENI SALUTES HIS PLAYERS’ CHARACTER IN A DRAW WITH RIVERS UTD

Head coach of Akwa United Ayodeji Ayeni has praised his players for exhibiting positive attitude and strong character in their 1-1 draw with Rivers United on match-day 20 of the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League season. The Pride of Rivers took the lead through Etim Mathew’s own goal in the first half before Adeyeye Adeyemi […]

NPFL: AKWA UNITED’S 31 UNBEATEN HOME RECORD ENDED WITH 0-3 DEFEAT TO ENUGU RANGERS

MFON PATRICK Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League Champions Akwa United saw their 31-league unbeaten home record come to an unexpected end on Sunday when they suffered their biggest home defeat in the 25-year history of the club, losing 0-3 to seven-time champions Enugu Rangers at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo on match-day 18 […]

WE APPRECIATE THE ONE POINT IN OKIGWE – JOLOMI

MFON PATRICK Coach Alli Jolomi of Akwa United has praised his players for their fighting spirit in Okigwe which earned them a precious point against hosts Abia Warriors on match-day 17. Akwa United were held to a goalless draw by their hosts but coach Jolomi revealed that victory was his team’s target but added that […]

NPFL: AKWA UTD CRUSH WIKKI TOURISTS IN UYO TO MOVE UP TO 4TH

MFON PATRICK Reigning Nigeria Professional Football League Champions Akwa United recorded an emphatic 2-0 victory over Wikki Tourists of Bauchi to moved up to 4th position of the league table on match-day 16. Two quick goal at the start of the second half from substitutes Adam Yakubu and Leo Ezekiel sealed the crucial win for […]

IT WAS A BAD DAY AT WORK – COACH JOLOMI

MFON PATRICK Following his side’s 3-0 defeat to Plateau United on match-day 15 in Jos, coach Ali Jolomi of Akwa United says his team had a bad day in Jos and added that it was embarrassing losing by such margin. Nenrot Silas opened scoring for the home side early in the first half, before two […]

NPFL: WE ARE NOT THERE YET – JOLOMI

MON PATRICK Following Akwa United’s 3-2 home win over neighbors Dakkada Football Club on Match-day 14 in Uyo, stand-in coach of of the club Ali Jolomi says he is pleased with the level of improvement in his team but added that a lot still need to be done. Dakkada striker Femi Ajayi opened scoring for […]