Atlético Zacatepec
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2019/2020 Season

8 Kano Pillars 6 9 3 27
9 Enyimba 8 3 5 27
10 Ifeanyi 8 3 9 27
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Akwa United close the gap on leaders


Lobi Stars pull further clear at the top


Kidnapped Enyimba midfielder Ekundayo Ojo, Abia Comets' Benjamin Iluyomade released

Kidnapped Enyimba midfielder Ekundayo Ojo and Abia Comets' Benjamin Iluyomade have been released, three days after their abduction.

An official statement from the Nigeria Professional Football League club said that both players "were released on Wednesday night following combined efforts of Enyimba Football Club and families of the players".

Enyimba chairman Felix Anyansi-Agwu told ESPN that "we are extremely relieved".

"We were all traumatized by the incident," he said.

"This was something that...

Enyimba's Dayo Ojo abducted by gunmen in Nigeria

Enyimba midfielder Dayo Ojo was abducted by gunmen on his way home to Akure, Nigeria, on Sunday while traveling in his car, a club official told ESPN, in what turned out to be a troubled day for Nigerian football following the death of Ifeanyi George and two others in a car crash.

Ojo, 25, was abducted along with Benjamin Iluyomade, who plays for Abia Comets in the Nigerian second tier, and a third player, fellow Enyimba teammate Emmanuel James.

James, who managed to get away, confirmed the...

Nigerian squad Enyimba describes 'scary' bus attack that left players injured

A bus carrying Nigerian side Enyimba was attacked by armed robbers on Thursday, with players suffering minor injuries.

Enyimba defender Stephen Egbe has described how the club's team bus was attacked by armed robbers on Thursday as they travelled home from a Nigerian league game, leaving forward Cyril Olisema with injuries and others with minor cuts.

The eight-time Nigerian champions were returning to their base in Aba following the conclusion of their NPFL clash away against Adamawa United in Gombe, a match which the visitors won 2-0.

The attack occurred in Okigwe, Imo State, at around 18:45 GMT on Thursday,...

So close... The contrasting post-WAFU Cup careers of Ikechukwu Ibenegbu and Ahmed Musa

SENEGAL -- When Nigeria's Ikechukwu Ibenegbu clinched the top scorer award at the 2011 WAFU Cup of Nations, having won the tournament alongside current Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa the year before, he appeared primed to enjoy a move to a lucrative European league.

However, unlike other African players who leverage the opportunity afforded them by the regional West African Football Associations tournament, or the African Nations Championship (CHAN) for local-based players across the continent,...

Enyimba face uphill battle to reach Confederation Cup final

Enyimba face an uphill battle to qualify for the final of the 2018 African Confederation Cup as they seek to overturn a 1-0 loss from the home leg when they travel to Morocco to meet Raja Casablanca on Wednesday.

Raja will be overwhelming favourites given their excellent record in front of their home fans and the fact that they were able to keep Enyimba scoreless in Aba.

Long-serving club chairman, Felix Anyansi-Agwu, who was in his role when the team won back-to-back Champions League titles in...