The season-long sponsorship deal which is part of the airlines’ support to the newly-promoted Imo-based team’s 2018 league campaign, will see the airline get shirt sleeve branding and lots of other branding opportunities with the club.
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Echefu told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that money was urgently needed for the team’s players and officials to camp as part of preparations for the 2017/2018 season.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the club was relegated from the NPFL after the 2015/2016 season, leading to their playing in the NNL in the 2016/2017 season.
The Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, made the assertion on Saturday in Benin at the club’s training session ahead of the match day 19 game against Heartland FC.
Emeteole, nicknamed Caterpillar in his playing days for various league clubs in the country, died in India where he underwent surgery for throat cancer.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Heartland ended the last season 18th on the log with 44 points from the 36 matches and will be struggling in the Nigeria National League to regain promotion to the NPFL
The list, which was signed by the club Chairman, Hon Goodfaith Chibuzo Etuemena, saw Nkwopara moved up as Secretary cum Media Manager, while Oparaku retained his position as Team Manager
Ozuruigbo, who was recently appointed to supervise the club by Governor Rochas Okorocha, said the new management’s mandate was to return the club to premier league in 2017/2018 season
“But until we hear from the sponsors of the club, we can only reorganise within our ability and wait for the next line of action from the government
The LMC also recommended to the Imo State Football Association and the Nigeria Football Federation to reconsider the role of the ISFA Security Committee Chairman, Teddy Isiadinso, who also serves as a Match Commissioner for the NFF
The player stated in spite of the distracting nature of the development, his colleagues will put up their best performances to succeed in the league
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the goalless draw between the two neighbouring South East teams was played at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu on Friday evening
The match, played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano, attracted the usual large turnout
In a game characterised by intense rivalry and battle in the middle of the park, Fortune Omoniwari lined up against what would partly be described as his former side, following the merger of Sharks and Dolphins FC at beginning of the season
In the letter signed by the General Manager, Oscar Keke, the club pleaded for a reduction of the fine, adding: “Heartland is not known for crowd trouble even in the face of negative results. The incident under reference must be viewed as an aberration in the light of which we are appealing for a substantial reduction in the fine
Heartland FC defeated Kwara United 3-1 in Ilorin but have lost consecutive home games against kinsmen Abia Warriors and Sunshine Stars. They have to redeem themselves, and this makes today’s clash in Enugu one oriental war to treasure
It is a match both sides need, particularly the Shooting Stars, to re-establish the old order and ensure they quickly begin to stamp their authority on the competition
Pillars’ Skipper, Gambo Muhammad, made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria in Kano on Saturday
The robbery attack on Kano Pillars at Abaji on the Abuja-Lokoja Highway, which left six players injured, forced the postponement of the defending champions’ game with hosts, Heartland FC in Owerri
The Eagle Online gathered that some of the players were shot and are receiving treatment in hospital in Lokoja, Kogi State