• Nick Name The Pride of Rivers
  • Established 2016
  • Current Head Coach Fatai Osho
  • Location Port Harcourt, Rivers State
  • Home Ground Yakubu Gowon Stadium (30,000)


West African Club Championship


Nigeria Premier League


Nigeria FA Cup


Nigeria National League

Rivers United Football Club is a professional football club based in Port Harcourt, Rivers State that participates in the Nigerian Professional Football League, the highest level of domestic Nigerian football. The club was formed by the merger of Sharks F.C. and Dolphins F.C. in 2016. Their home stadium is the Yakubu Gowon Stadium, formerly Liberation Stadium in Elekahia that has a seating capacity of 30,000.