Rivers United declare Ojobo AWOL, suspend three others

Rivers United have declared right back, Markson Ojobo Absent Without Official Leave (AWOL) after he absconded from the club’s camp. Ojobo was expected to have resumed officially with the club on June 28, 2018 following the brief 2018 Fifa World Cup break. He has however failed to resume and his whereabouts remain unknown to the...
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Rivers United and EUNISELL solidify partnership

Foremost Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Rivers United have expressed satisfaction over its front shirt sponsorship deal with Africa-focused and leading specialty chemicals and oil and gas solutions company, Eunisell Limited. Eunisell have since renewed its front-of-shirt sponsorship with Rivers United Football Club for the 2017/2018 season and both respected institutions have expressed satisfaction...
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Match Report: Kano Pillars 1 – 1 Rivers United FC

Lokosa earns point for Pillars against ten-man Rivers United Junior Lokosa’s expertly-taken goal, four minutes after the restart, earned Kano Pillars a point against Rivers United in a feisty, entertaining 1-1 draw in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) on Sunday. Osita Chikere had put the visitors ahead early in the first half with a...
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Post Match Report: Rivers United FC Vs Sunshine Stars

Plucky Sunshine Stars put up a defensive masterclass on Sunday to shut out Rivers United in a largely one-sided Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) contest decided at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt. The game finished 0-0. Rivers United’s goalkeeper, Emeka Nwabulu was largely on holiday to all game long but a combination of profligacy,...
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Press release: Rivers State Ministry of Sports. 

Nigeria vs DR Congo International Friendly match: Rivers State paid all support funding directly to NFF CBN account. It has come to the notice of the Rivers State Ministry of Sports, stories circulating in some sections of the media, that the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amaju Melvin Pinnick received  funds meant for...
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Eguma takes aim at Plateau United

Rivers United technical manager, Stanley Eguma has voiced his sentiments ahead of Sunday’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) game against champions, Plateau United. The two sides go toe to toe in Port Harcourt in one of the stand out fixtures of match day 22 of this season’s NPFL with crucial points up for grabs. Eguma...
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NPFL18 Match Day 21 preview, El Kanemi Warriors versus Rivers United

RIVERS UNITED AIM TO REDEFINE FORM AGAINST EL KANEMI It will be Match day twenty one this weekend in the Nigeria Professional Football League with   Rivers United amongst the twenty teams in action. The ‘Pride of Rivers’ make the long  trip with the  Driving Distance calculated  at 1,248 km  to Maiduguri to face El Kanemi  Warriors in an  important fixture  with  points  also up for  grabs. It  has  not  been  rosy...
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NPFL18 Match Day 19 Report: Abia Warriors 2-1 Rivers United

Errors gift Abia Warriors win over Rivers United Two uncharacteristic errors from normally reliable stalwarts cost Rivers United in a 2-1 loss to Abia Warriors in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) on Sunday. Poor positioning by goalkeeper, Sunday Rotimi gifted the Warriors the lead in the 38th minute as Arizne Nwangwu’s 35-yard free kick...
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NPFL18 Match Day 19 Preview: Abia Warriors versus Rivers United

Rivers United aim to compound Abia Warriors’ misery This season’s Nigeria Professional Football League reaches the halfway stage on Sunday and Rivers United is one of 20 sides in action. The ‘Pride of Rivers’ make the short trip to Umuahia to face Abia Warriors with important points up for grabs. United come into Sunday’s fixture...
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