Go To Desktop Site
Custom Search

Coach Abubakar Bala to replace embattled John Obuh at Kwara United

Date: 2018-03-11

 

Nigeria U20 assistant coach Abubakar Bala will replace John Obuh at Kwara United this week, according to a report.

"Coach Bala will take over Kwara United by Wednesday," a top source said.

"He has signed a deal with the Ilorin club."

The former Niger Tornadoes coach had last week confirmed he has discussed with Gombe United the possibility of replacing Manu Garba, but he had yet to sign for the NNL club.

He was sacked by Niger Tornadoes on the eve of this season after he guided them to the 2017 Aiteo Cup final against Akwa United.

Obuh's future at 'The Afonja Warriors' has been a subject of speculations lately with the former Flying Eagles handler even forced to deny his sack last week.

Kwara United have struggled on their return to the NPFL this season with players threatening to stage a league boycott unless their contracts were improved.

They are bottom of the 20-team table with 10 points from 11 matches after they finished as runaway winners of the NNL Northern Conference last season.

Source


Recent Posts

?1.8m displaced in Nigeria, says NOA

PDP chieftain cautions against admitting Saraki back to party

Kwara Releases N125m Subvention To Tertiary Institutions

Kwara Approves Reconstruction Of Stadium Fence Destroyed By Rainstorm

nPDP Members Will Attend APC Convention - Baraje

Saraki Assures Russian Investors' of Conducive Business Environment

KWSG set to begin rehabilitation of Omu-Aran Township roads

World Cup: Kwara fans urge Eagles to buckle up

Kwara tertiary institutions begin indefinite strike

Kwara has low crime rate, with 844 inmates - prison controller

...Faction calls for arrest of Saraki's delegates from Kwara

APC Convention: Buhari reveals what "rogue' Abuja-based politicians are doing in Kwara

2018 budget: How Buhari disappointed us - Kwara Senator


Most Popular

How Ilorin NBA election was won, lost

Unilorin lecturer builds 'low-temperature' refrigerator

OPINION: A Pragmatic Approach to Confronting the Twin Evil of Violence & Economic Dependency in Ilorin. By Abdulmumin Yinka Ajia

Place, People, Space in Na'Allah's Ilorin Praise Poetry

Late Dr. Abubakar Olusola Saraki in Pictures

Norths' 1st female college: Queen Elizabeth School, Ilorin preserving colonial legacy

Saraki: His Life And Regrets

Woman Appointed Head Of Service For The First Time in Kwara

OPINION: KWSG vs Opposition on the Issue of Bonds: Matters Arising. By Hassan A. Saliu

Kwara APC congress fallout: Governorship aspirant battles serving Senator for supremacy

OPINION: Attention Ilorin General Hospital. By Joke Adeniyi

Kwara Gov calls on FG to declare state of emergency on drug abuse

Opinion: End game for Bukola Saraki's Kwara hegemony. By Is'haq Modibbo Kawu