The Nigeria Nationwide League (NNL) has published the names and photographs of players, team officials and match officials of the 146 goals scandal.
Players and officials of the four clubs involved in the infamous 146-goals scandal that rocked the amateur ranks of Nigerian football were banned for life by the Nigeria Football Federation. Plateau United Feeders beat Akurba United 79-0 and Police Machine beat Bubayaro FC 67-0 in the play-off of the National Amateur League in July.
The NFF also sanctioned a 10-year ban for all the four clubs involved either as they are now called or in any form that they may transform into in future
Below are the names of the banned players and officials as contained in a release made available to journalists Akurba United FC, Lafia, whose players include: Bahira Usman, Bala Dio, Musa Ahmad, Abba Musa, Usman Babaji, Arijide Said Timothy, Sabo Ahmed, Kasimu Yunusa, Alkama Hussieni, Shehu Abubakar, Almakura Danladi, James Mathias, Arubakar Labaran, Yahaja Adamu. Team Officials are: Osas Onuegbi-I (Chief Coach), Musa Abdullahi (Assistant coach), Tanko Usman (Secretary)
Plateau United Feeders, whose players include:Kenneth Ilo, Jacob Bulus, Emmanuel Mathew, Ezekiel Damiri, Paul Danjuma, Mathew Luka, Tenton Yamen, Katura Christopher, Kika James, John David, Ugochukwu Kingsley, Safiyanu Idris, Daform Pam, Alexanda Longs, Joseph Dokatri, Laila Ibrahim, Sani Mohammed, Solomon Effom. Team Officials are Victor Wikadson (Chief Coach), Sani Mohammed (Assistant Coach), John Babo (Assistant Coach ), Shuaibu Usman (Welfare), Garba Mohammed (Masseaur), Babawo Sambo (Curator), Danladi Bala (Team Manager)
Match Officials for the match are: Olu Okeneye (Match Commissioner), Mohammed Mohammed (Center Referee), S. Chiroma (Assistant Ref 1), A. Shina (Asst Ref 2), H. Murtala (Reserved Ref).
Names of the other teams are: Bubayero FC, Gombe, which players are: Sudais Mohammed , Isah Mohammed, Williams Bulus, Abdulwahab Salisu, Ibrahim Jalo Famous, Mubarak Dauda, Abdulraman Abubai, Musa Adamu, Abdullah I Au Bakar, Stanley Wirba, Abdulganiu Samaila, Musa Ibrahim, Waziri Aliyu, Ephram Alizo, Johny Mark, Umar Yahoya. Team Officials include: Chief Coach, Bala Yahari, Usman Abubakar( Assistant Coach), Umar Bapar (Team Manager) and Police Machine FC, Yola, whose players include: Samuel Dair Remi, Linison John, Enema Samson, Emmanuelgrengory, Abubakar Mustapha, Johnson Mike, Lazarus Ahmed, Bala Rabiu, Gabriel Emmanuel, Dahiru Mohammed, Bashir Yahaya, John Salisu, Baffa Abubakar, Ibrahim Hamman, Danjuma Friday, Samaila Adamu, Ahmed Kabiru, Harison Smart. Team Officials are Tukur Ali (Chief Coach), Gambo Yakubu (Technical Adviser), John Felix (Deputy Technical Adviser), Bigman Emmanuel (Training Officer), Danladi Musa
Match Officials for the match are Mo Bakare (Match Commissioner), Umar Garba (Center Referee), Sani Abdul (Asst Referee 1), Hassan I. Pegt (Asst Referee 2), Salahudin M. (Reserved Ref).