Corner-kick: our very packed preseason schedule

All around the country, clubs have begun their preseason preparations. When does the league actually resume? Nobody can say for certain. We continue to observe. But let's look at the actual preparation. What does it entail? Is it needful for our purposes? We live in a culture where it is acceptable to state the reason … Continue reading Corner-kick: our very packed preseason schedule

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Ab’dallah: The burden of being Enyimba’s Head Coach

While there is still no word from the club via any of its official channels, we now have word from the horse's mouth. Usman Abd'allah has been given a new one-year contract, and will stay on as coach of Enyimba. First things first: this is very richly deserved. He stepped into the breach to remedy … Continue reading Ab’dallah: The burden of being Enyimba’s Head Coach

New info emerges on Ab’dallah’s new contract

Good morning Family. Quick start. So while looking through at our stats from yesterday, we saw visits from such countries as Germany, Spain and Brazil among others. Like some World Cup, isn't it? Well, I do hope though, that it would be Professional clubs interested In signing some of our lads. I know what you're … Continue reading New info emerges on Ab’dallah’s new contract

Raja 3-1 Enyimba: Hard hard truths

So, it's all over now. For the third year running, Enyimba will finish the season empty-handed. I know there are excuses which can be given, and which for some might be acceptable. After all, who would have guessed the league would end in the manner it did? Who would have imagined the Aiteo Cup would … Continue reading Raja 3-1 Enyimba: Hard hard truths

CAFCC: As we jet out to Morocco today…

Good morning Guys, So we are off to Casablanca to play those people on Wednesday. We've been fairly quiet about it on the blog for a while now. It was intentional, so the team is allowed to do their job quietly and not the distraction of every noise we make here. I've got a guest … Continue reading CAFCC: As we jet out to Morocco today…

Hey Raja Casablanca, grow up and stop being silly

Good morning Guys I don't like you waking up to the blog when the dominant theme is one of anger because I've learned that blogs and such online platforms influence the opinions, moods and perceptions of the audience. When however there's disgusting news to share, what do you do? So I saw this piece online. … Continue reading Hey Raja Casablanca, grow up and stop being silly

Enyimba v Raja Casablanca: It’s show time guys

Good morning Guys, Ok then, the talk is almost over and today is the day. Enyimba v Raja Casablanca, and what’s on board is a place in the semifinals. In a season battered by Solomon Dalung and Chris Giwa, Nigeria’s most successful club is serving up yet another classic. Both teams are nothing short of … Continue reading Enyimba v Raja Casablanca: It’s show time guys

Three things: Rayon 0-0 Enyimba:

Good morning Brethren, The lads played out a goalless draw with Rayon Sport in Kigali yesterday as both teams sought a semifinals ticket in the ongoing CAF Confederations Cup. Here's my three things from that fixture. 1. Not a bad result but are we capable of better? Failing to concede away from home in this … Continue reading Three things: Rayon 0-0 Enyimba:

The Management has big big plans for Enyimba

Good morning Guys. So I'll start with the Aiteo Cup. The venue for our clash with Dynamite Force FC has been released and confirmed to be Nnewi. Is anyone playing in Aba? I'm only asking. I know there used to be Fed Cup games at the Aba Stadium years ago. I haven't seen any games … Continue reading The Management has big big plans for Enyimba

Corner-kick: When your friendly circle becomes poisonous

As the head of any entity, it matters a lot where you get your information. This is especially true in a country like Nigeria, where a large number of people are in your ear, feeding you information as a means to curry favour. The responsibility then is on you to filter all that information by … Continue reading Corner-kick: When your friendly circle becomes poisonous