NPFL: UDOH, NWANI SHOOT AKWA UTD TO THIRD ON THE LOG

MFON PATRICK A goal in each half by Mfon Udoh and Ikechukwu Nwani capped a convincing outing for Akwa United as they secured their second win away from home in the 2020/2021 season, beating MFM of Lagos 1-2 at the Agege Stadium on Match-day 17 on Sunday. The victory, which was the Promise Keepers’ eighth […]

BOBOYE NOT DISAPPOINTED WITH DRAW IN OZORO

MFON PATRICK Akwa United’s hopes of moving into second position on the Nigeria Professional Football League table did not turn out as planned after they were held to a goalless draw at the stadium of Delta State Polytechnic Ozoro, by home side, Warri Wolves on Match-day 14 of the 2020/2021 season, Monday afternoon. The Promise […]

THREE STAR AKWA UTD DRAIN RIVERS IN UYO

MFON PATRICK Akwa United put up a convincing performance on Matchday 13 to record a resounding 3-0 victory over Rivers United on Sunday at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo to improve their standing to 5th position on the NPFL table. First half goal by striker Mfon Udoh and two second half goals by […]

BOBOYE BLAMES DEFEAT ON LOSS OF CONCENTRATION

MFON PATRICK Head coach of Akwa United Kennedy Boboye has blamed his team’s 2-1 defeat to Nasarawa United on momentary loss of concentration by his players. Defender Ebuka Anaekwe scored in stoppage time to snatch victory for Nasarawa United after Ndifreke Effiong’s 63rd minute goal had cancelled out Adamu Hassan’s 56th minute opener. Boboye who […]

WHY I CELEBRATED MY GOALS WITH CLUB CHAIRMAN ___NDIFREKE EFFIONG

MFON PATRICK Akwa United’s razor-sharp striker Ndifreke Effiong has revealed reasons he celebrated his two goals against Katsina United with the club’s Chairman Elder Paul Bassey. Effiong netted twice, his 5th and 6th of the season and ran out of the field on both occasions to celebrate with the club’s boss. The striker in an […]

NDIFREKE EFFIONG SHINES AS AKWA UTD THUMP KATSINA UTD IN UYO

MFON PATRICK Akwa United put up a superlative performance to record an emphatic 3-0 victory over Katsina United on match-day nine of the 2020/2021 Nigeria Professional Football League at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium – Nest of Champions – Uyo on Sunday. Top striker Ndifreke Effiong opened the floodgate of goals in the 29th minute. […]

GOV. WIKE PRE-SEASON TOURNAMENT: WINNING START EXCITES EFFIONG

MFON PATRICK Star striker Ndifreke Effiong says he is delighted to see his team Akwa United begin their Gov. Wike pre-season football tournament with an impressive victory over Cynosure football club. Effiong was among the scorers for the Promise Keepers as they announced their arrival at the tournament with a 3-1 victory over Cynosure FC […]

Sampson Gbadebo’s Effort Not Enough To Fetch Akwa Utd Points In Umuahia

SAMPSON GBADEBO’S EFFORT NOT ENOUGH TO FETCH AKWA UTD POINTS IN UMUAHIA MFON PATRICK Sampson Gbadebo’s second half goal fell short of securing a point for Akwa United as goals from Shedrack Asiegbu and an 80th minute effort by Ugwuka Emmanuel helped Abia Warriors to a 2-1 victory at the Umuahia Township Stadium on Match-day […]

Ndifreke Effiong’s Late Effort Rescues Point For Akwa Utd

NDIFREKE EFFIONG’S LATE EFFORT RESCUES POINT FOR AKWA UTD MFON PATRICK Red-hot striker Ndifreke Effiong became the first player in the current NPFL campaign to hit double figures as his Injury-time equalizer earned Akwa United a vital point in a 1-1 draw with Warri Wolves on Match-day 21 at the Godswill Akpabio international stadium in […]

Ndifreke, Orok Shoot Akwa Utd To 4th, Down Rangers In Enugu

NDIFREKE, OROK SHOOT AKWA UTD TO 4TH, DOWN RANGERS IN ENUGU MFON PATRICK In-form strikers Ndifreke Effiong and Akarandut Orok continued their impressive form in front of goal with a goal in each half as Akwa United Football Club recorded their third away win of the 2019/2020 NPFL season, with a 1-2 victory over Enugu […]