Monday, July 22, 2013
'Scandalous' 146 goals in 2 Nigerian football matches leads to lifetime BAN!
ABUJA - Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) imposed a life ban from all football-related activities on players and officials from the amateur clubs involved in two matches that yielded a total of 146 goals earlier this month. Plateau United Feeders crushed Akurba 79-0 while Police Machine demolished Babayaro 67-0 in third division promotion playoffs. Both winning teams had been looking for a superior goal difference to advance.
Tags: Nigeria Football Federation, Nigeria , Football , NFF, ABUJA, Plateau United Feeders, Akurba, Police Machine, Babayaro , Mike Umeh, Arijide Said Timothy, Mike Oboh, Reuters