The Aisha Buhari Cup may have come and gone, but the reactions from the tournament will stay on for some time. The Super Falcons were favourites to win the tournament but they fell 4-2 to South Africa in the final game. One of the major talking points is the performance of home based players in the team
A good football league thrives because of many variables, some of which are coordinated planning and consistency. Although Nigeria has professional leagues, proactive planning and consistency are far from consistent features of the league. While other leagues are planning on returning after the break, only one of the leagues in Nigeria has a return date.
There's an adage which says anything worth doing at all, it's worth doing well, and it should be done with all posterity, in time past Nigerian female football players, who plight their trade in the country, have overtime and consistently complained about their poor welfare packages they get from club
The 2021 Nigeria Women's Football League (NWFL) Super 6 came to a close on Sunday, as Rivers Angels emerged champions after picking 11 points from five games.Plenty of established players enhanced their already glowing reputations, a number of unknown quantities made a name for themselves.
Bayelsa State Sports Commissioner, Hon Daniel Igali has praised the quality of Bayelsa Queens at the Nigeria Women's Football League (NWFL) Super 6.The team which finished top of the NWFL log at the end of the regular season failed to come to the party in Ijebu Ode at the Super 6.
Week eleven of the 2021 Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership produced nine goals with two away wins, two home wins and three drawn games.
The Nigeria Women Football League Premiership Super six tournament will kick off in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State this Monday at the Dipo Dina stadium, Ijebu Ode The six teams involved are playing to determine the eventual champion of the League, as well as deciding who represents Nigeria at the WAFU women Zonal qualifiers where representatives for the inaugural CAF Women's Champions League will emerge. Edo Queens will take on Delta Queens in the first game starting from 2pm, while Bayelsa Queens slug it out with Sunshine
With the final day of the NWFL Super six in sight, organizers are doing everything possible to win more supporters for women football in Ijebu Ode The Nigeria women football league has taken a bold step to win more souls for Women's football in Nigeria.At a time like this, when many see female footballers as school dropouts and societal nuisance, the NWFL has promised to change that perception by making parents understand that young talented women footballers can earn a living through football.
Sworn enemies have dropped their weapons, war zones have become graveyards, gunshots have become goals, bullets have become balls as the NWFL Super six is daily uniting stakeholders of the beautiful game, who have all agreed to bury the hatchets for the sake of Nigeria football.
Authentic Nigeria Football and Allied Sports Supporters Club, ANFASSC has described the leadership of the Nigeria Women Football League, NWFL as proactive.National President of ANFASSC, Prince Abayomi Ogunjimi was reacting to the recently concluded NWFL Super six in Ijebu Ode, where Rivers Angels emerged Champions.
After three games, FC Robo Queens Monday Gift with five goals is the current top goal scorer in the 2021 Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership. Two players with three goals; Yemisi Samuel (Osun Babes), and Odubanjo Dominance (Delta Queens), and close to Monday Gift on the goal scorers chart. 49 players have scored in the league this season while two own goals have been recorded. 2021 NWFL Premiership Goal Scorers after Week Four 5 Goals - Monday Gift (FC Robo Queens) 3 Goals -Yemisi Samuel (Osun Babes)
The Executive Governor Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has extended financial support to the State’s only representative, FC Robo Queens, at the ongoing Nigerian Women Football League (NWFL) Super 6.The Director General of Lagos State Sports Commission, Oluwatoyin Gafaar disclosed in interview during the halftime break of the match between FC Robo Queens and Sunshine Queens, that Lagos State is proud of the team hence, the Governor of the State have decided to support them financially.
Teslim 'Thunder' Balogun Legacy Continues With granddaughter "Yetunde Balogun" who plays For NWFL side, Naija Ratels Naija Ratels forward Yetunde' Balogun' is the Granddaughter of legendary Nigerian player Teslim Olawale Balogun', who was Africa's first qualified professional coach and was also the captain of the Nigerian national team at one point in time. He was nicknamed "Thunder" because of his powerful shot and was also known as "Balinga" for a similar reason, some of these qualities his granddaughter also
Players and officials of Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership sides have commenced the conduct of COVID-19 tests in compliance with the directives from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the league board. Current league leaders, Bayelsa Queens led by example by commencing their tests on Thursday after their 2-1 win over Confluence Queens. The Yenegoa based side have won all their four league games and opened up a three-point lead at the top of the 2021 NWFL Premiership league table. Sunshine
After seven exciting games, Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership Week Four fixtures produced some interesting statistics. Bayelsa Queens maintained their perfect start with another win making it four wins in a row. These are the statistics from week four. 1- DreamStar FC Ladies' 3-2 win over Ibom Angels was their first win of the season. They lost their first three games to Delta Queens, Edo Queens, and Abia Angels. 1- Nasarawa Amazons 1-0 win against Delta Queens was their first win of the campaign.
Match Day Two of the 2021 Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership produced 21 goals with four home wins, two away wins, and a draw. The fixtures also produced two own goals and Monday Gift scoring the first hat-trick of the season. Edo Queens' Chioma Wogu received the first red card of the season in the course of Match Day Two while three clubs (Edo Queens, FC Robo Queens, and Bayelsa Queens) maintain their perfect start to the season. We bring you the results and goal scorers in the best women's football
Ibom Angels Football Club, will round up her NWFL first round of matches today Wednesday 7th, April against visiting FC ROBO of Lagos.The venue for the all important encounter is scheduled for the training pitch of Godswill Akpabio International Stadium.
Former Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria National League NNL, Honourable Bukola Olopade has given kudos to the Nigeria Football Federation and the leadership of the Nigeria Women Football League on the tremendous success recorded at the just concluded NWFL Super six in Ijebu Ode.Bearing his mind on the tournament where Rivers Angels emerged overall Champions at the Dipo Dina stadium, Ijebu Ode, Olopade acknowledged the immense contribution of the NFF President Amaju Pinnick and the Chairperson of the Women's League, Aisha Falode to the development of female football in the country and harped on the need for people to always give credit as and when due.
Defending Champions, Rivers Angels have joined other Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership sides in conducting their COVID-19 tests ahead of week 5 Fixtures. The Club on their Twitter handle confirmed this: "We're currently undergoing our #COVID19 test as directed by the Nigeria Women Football league Board ahead of Week 5 matches." The Club thus joined the likes of Bayelsa Queens, Sunshine Queens, Abia Angels, and Royal Queens to conduct their tests. Rivers Angels won the league in 2019 after a 1-0
NWFL Premiership side, Nasarawa Amazons on Tuesday conducted their COVID-19 tests as directed by the league board ahead of their week five tie with Edo Queens. The test which was conducted at Taimoko screening centre of Dalhatu Araf Specialist Hospital involved Nasarawa Amazons' players, coaches, Team Manager, Secretary, Curator, Chief driver, and other members of the Club. It should be recalled that the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) board under the leadership of Ms. Aisha postponed 2021 NWFL week five