AKWA UTD CLINCH THEIR 13TH AKWA IBOM STATE FA CUP TITLE

Akwa United Football Club beat Dakkada FC 2-1 to emerge 2022 Akwa Ibom State FA Cup champions, thus winning the tournament for a record 13th time. First-half goals by David Onovo and substitute Franklin Matib gave Akwa United a healthy 2-0 lead before a consolatory goal by Edidiong Ezekiel just before the break reduced the […]

WE WERE WASTEFUL AGAINST MFM – COACH AYENI

Akwa United head Coach Ayodeji Ayeni says he is disappointed that his team dropped two points at home against MFM, stressing that his players were wasteful in front of goal. Relegation threatened side MFM forced title holders Akwa United to a goalless draw on match-day 31 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo on […]

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 […]