Enugu Rangers

Enugu Rangers

5th in Nigerian Professional League

Ifeanyi George: Enugu Rangers, teammates pay tribute to Nigeria forward after another fatal road crash Ifeanyi George: Enugu Rangers, teammates pay tribute to Nigeria forward after another fatal road crash

Tributes have been paid to Enugu Rangers striker and Nigeria international Ifeanyi George, who was killed in a road accident on Sunday morning.

Lobi Stars win Nigeria Super Cup Lobi Stars win Nigeria Super Cup

Samad Kadiri was the match-winner for Lobi Stars, who emerged 1-0 winners against Enugu Rangers in the 2018 Nigeria Super Cup on Tuesday.

Absorbing Aiteo Cup final masked tournament's flaws Absorbing Aiteo Cup final masked tournament's flaws

Nigeria's Aiteo Cup final on Wednesday was a roaring success football-wise, but the thriller masked a number of organisational head-scratchers.

Aiteo Cup Final: Five hot talking points Aiteo Cup Final: Five hot talking points

What are the key talking points to emerge from Wednesday's epic Aiteo Cup final?

Kano Pillars, Enugu Rangers set for Aiteo Cup showdown Kano Pillars, Enugu Rangers set for Aiteo Cup showdown

Five-time Nigeria cup champions Enugu Rangers meet Kano Pillars in Wednesday's Aiteo Cup final with the winner qualifying for the Confederation Cup.

Nacional sign Enugu Rangers' Christian Madu Nacional sign Enugu Rangers' Christian Madu

The defensive midfielder has moved to the Portuguese club on a four-year contract.

Lobi Stars pull further clear at the top Lobi Stars pull further clear at the top

Lobi Stars moved five points clear at the top of the NPFL table on Sunday thanks to a 1-0 home win against Sunshine Stars.

Saka extends Lobi's lead as Oriental Derby ends goalless Saka extends Lobi's lead as Oriental Derby ends goalless

Ayo Saka struck a late winner to extend Lobi Stars' lead to six points, while the ninth Oriental Derby of the season failed to ignite.

NPFL wrap: Top four remain unchanged NPFL wrap: Top four remain unchanged

The title-favourites in the Nigeria Professional Football League failed to show the stuff of champions on match-day 14.

NPFL Preview: Enyimba, Enugu Rangers set to collide in Oriental Derby NPFL Preview: Enyimba, Enugu Rangers set to collide in Oriental Derby

The Oriental Derby between Enugu Rangers and Enyimba is the standout feature of this weekend's NPFL matchday 12.

Plateau United move clear with Enugu Rangers win Plateau United move clear with Enugu Rangers win

Plateau United moved to the top of the Nigeria Professional Football League standings by defeating Enugu Rangers 1-0 on Wednesday.

NPFL big guns prepare for midweek clashes NPFL big guns prepare for midweek clashes

Nigeria's continental representatives return to domestic action with some mouth-watering midweek games.

NPFL review: Junior Lokosa strikes late for Kano Pillars NPFL review: Junior Lokosa strikes late for Kano Pillars

There were late goals and drama across the Nigeria Professional Football League this weekend.

NPFL wrap: Plateau miss a golden chance NPFL wrap: Plateau miss a golden chance

Plateau United failed to capitalise on MFM's slip up, while Enugu Rangers made it three wins on the trot.

Nigeria League wrap: Plateau suffer shock loss Nigeria League wrap: Plateau suffer shock loss

League leaders Plateau United suffered a shock defeat on a day when all 10 home teams walked away with three points.

Enugu Rangers: The journey to ignominy Enugu Rangers: The journey to ignominy

Enugu Rangers hold the singularly distinguished record of being the only Nigerian club never to have been relegated from the top-flight.

NPFL Wrap: Top four remain unchanged NPFL Wrap: Top four remain unchanged

Plateau United maintained their five-point lead at the top of the standings, while Akwa United kept the pressure on the league leaders.

Enugu Rangers' ex-coach Imama Amapakabo arrested Enugu Rangers' ex-coach Imama Amapakabo arrested

The Enugu state government have had former Rangers coach Imama Amapakabo arrested and detained overnight on Wednesday.

5 talking points from the NPFL weekend 5 talking points from the NPFL weekend

KweséESPN's Colin Udoh takes a look at the five key talking points coming out of this weekend's Nigeria Professional Football League action.

Plateau United extend lead in Nigeria as MFM stumble Plateau United extend lead in Nigeria as MFM stumble

Nigeria league leaders Plateau United were the big winners on match-day 21, while champions Enugu Rangers suffered another heavy defeat.

Midweek games return, as top guns look to extend lead Midweek games return, as top guns look to extend lead

Midweek games return on Wednesday in the NPFL, and based on fixtures and form, fans shouldn't expect radical changes at the top of the standings.

Gombe United, Enugu Rangers share spoils in six-goal thriller Gombe United, Enugu Rangers share spoils in six-goal thriller

Enugu Rangers threw away a two-goal lead against Gombe United in a thrilling league game, with the reigning champions rescuing a point late on.

NPFL Review: Enugu Rangers revival continues as Plateau United fall NPFL Review: Enugu Rangers revival continues as Plateau United fall

Rangers and Rivers United won their respective rescheduled Nigeria Professional Football League games played on Wednesday.

Sunshine Stars win Austin Eguavoen's debut, Rangers, Rivers falter Sunshine Stars win Austin Eguavoen's debut, Rangers, Rivers falter

Sunshine Stars received a huge boost in a debut win under new manager Austin Eguavoen while Rangers's defeat drops the champions to 19th in the table.

Rangers bounce back with win over Kano Pillars as Kadiri Ikhana resigns Rangers bounce back with win over Kano Pillars as Kadiri Ikhana resigns

Rangers have suffered quite enough this season. But if their 3-1 win over Kano Pillars is anything to go by, it appears their woes are almost over.

Nigeria Professional Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Rivers United .. 38 +34 77
2 Plateau United 38 +21 67
3 Remo Stars 38 +17 62
4 Kwara United 38 -2 58
5 Enugu Rangers 38 +11 56
6 Nasarawa Unite.. 38 -6 53
7 Enyimba 38 +3 52
8 Gombe United 38 0 52
9 Akwa United 38 -1 52
10 Wikki Tourists 38 -1 52
11 Sunshine Stars 38 0 51
12 Niger Tornadoe.. 38 -6 51
13 Abia Warriors 38 +6 50
14 Dakkada FC 38 -7 49
15 Lobi Stars 38 -12 49
16 Shooting Stars.. 38 -4 48
17 Katsina United 38 -8 48
18 Heartland 38 -16 47
19 Kano Pillars 38 -4 45
20 MFM FC 38 -25 36
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