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30 Yrs After Sam Okwaraji Death Case of Abandoned Hero

30 Yrs After Sam Okwaraji Death Case of Abandoned Hero

A visit to his Umudioka, Orlu LGA home speaks volume of what is left of late Nigeria’s International Footballer, Samuel Okwaraji. With unkempt premises and overgrown weeds lacking maintenance the face of the building tells a better story of how Okwaraji has been abandoned. He breathed last at the National Stadium while in active service […]

Heartland FC Risk Ban Over Board’s Interference  

Heartland FC Risk Ban Over Board’s Interference  

Heartland Football Club of Owerri are in a precarious position as they risk being banned from participating in the soon to take off Nigeria Premier League 2019/ 2020 season. The ban dangling on Heartland’s head is traced to the overbearing interferences of the club’s board headed by the PDP chairman in the state that wants […]

Heartland FC Chairman, GM On Warpath As Female Team Operate Without Money

Heartland FC Chairman, GM On Warpath As Female Team Operate Without Money

Crisis is brewing in the management unit of Heartland FC of Owerri as the chairman of the club interim management Board and the General Manager go for each other jugular even as the female team of the state, Heartland Queens FC are operating without fund. It would be recalled that after sacking the immediate past […]

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MAN Inaugurates Imo Chapter, Appoints Henry Nwosu Chairma .Inducts Fan Ndubuoke into Nat. Board .As Zira Lauds Ihedioha, Calls for Support

MAN Inaugurates Imo Chapter, Appoints Henry Nwosu Chairma  .Inducts Fan Ndubuoke into Nat. Board  .As Zira Lauds Ihedioha, Calls for Support

The Minifootball Association of Nigeria (MAN), the governing body for mini football in the nation has inaugurated the Imo state chapter of MAN with view of developing its brand further down the local levels. The inauguration which took place at Villa Garden Hotels, New Owerri was performed by the General Secretary of MAN, Mr Emmanuel […]

NEW HEARTLAND GM INSPECTS CLUB FACILITIES .Vows To Re position Naze Millionaires

NEW HEARTLAND GM INSPECTS CLUB FACILITIES  .Vows To Re position Naze Millionaires

The new General Manager of Heartland Football Club of Owerri, Chief Chukwudi Ifeanyi has assumed duties in earnest. His first port of call was when he took on a facility tour of the camp in Okigwe, as well as inspecting the side’s home ground, the newly constructed Okigwe Township Stadium. During the inspection visit, Chukwudi […]

2019 NWPL Kicks Off, As Heartland Queens Ambush Adamawa in Owerri .Players Assure Victory for Ihedioha

2019 NWPL Kicks Off, As Heartland Queens Ambush Adamawa in Owerri  .Players Assure Victory for Ihedioha

As the 2019 season of the Nigeria Women Premiere League NWPL kicks off across various centers, Heartland Queens will on Wednesday engage Adamawa Queens at the Dan Anyiam stadium, Owerri. The state female team who against all odds survived relegation last season with empty stomach are very optimistic that things will look much better following […]

Heartland FC Returns To Owerri, Dan Anyiam, Grasshoppers Stadium for Int’l Slandered

Heartland FC Returns To Owerri, Dan Anyiam, Grasshoppers Stadium for Int’l Slandered

By Orji Sampson After one season of executing their home league games at Okigwe, Heartland Football Club of Owerri is set to return to their ancestral home in Dan Anyiam stadium. Trumpets scooped from reliable source the efforts are in top gear by the administration of Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha to boost sports in the […]

Ex Heartland Player Shot Dead in Aba

Ex Heartland Player Shot Dead in Aba

**Football Community Suffers Another Tragic Loss* _..As Hoodlums Kill Former Heartland Winger, Christian Jacobs*_ The footballing community in Owerri and its environs woke up yesterday morning to the rude shock of the killing of a former Junior International and ex -Heartland FC winger, Christain Jacobs aka “Nkita Ara”. Trumpeta sports desk gathered (although sketchy) that […]

Aiteo Cup Shocker; Jossy Knocks Out Former Champs,Heartland FC

Aiteo Cup Shocker; Jossy Knocks Out Former Champs,Heartland FC

Aiteo Cup Shocker! *Jossy FC Knocks-out Former Champs, Heartland FC* _..As Chief Uzoma Rekindles Exploits of Arugo FC_ This years Aiteo cup otherwise known as the “Federation Cup” has started throwing up its characteristic surprises as former champions Heartland were knocked out by a new entrant of the annual competition. Jossy FC a newly recruited […]