Akwa United performed a goalless draw of their NPFL Matchday 31 encounter away to Plateau United on the New Jos Stadium. Both sides didn’t breach the defence of their opposition, guaranteeing that the sport completed in a stalemate. Akwa United preserve their first place on the log however have seen their lead reduce to simply two factors following the draw.
Nasarawa United defeated Jigawa Golden Stars on the Lafia Township Stadium by three targets to 1. The Solid Miners took a 2-0 lead within the first half by means of a Silas Nwankwo brace that takes the lanky ahead to 13 league targets this season, making him the outright high scorer. Adamu Hassan added a 3rd within the second half earlier than Samuel Stone scored a late comfort for Jigawa Golden Stars from the penalty spot. The dwelling aspect climb again to second place on the log after their win.
Kano Pillars have been at their dazzling greatest as they swept Lobi Stars away 3-0 due to a superb efficiency on the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna. Umar Hassan, David Ebuka and the ageless Rabiu Ali received the targets for Sai Masu Gida in a routine win that places them in third place, degree on factors with second-placed Nasarawa United.
Sunshine Stars picked up the results of the week with a shock 1-0 away victory over Heartland on the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Owerri. The Akure Gunners received the winner on the hour mark by means of Ifegwu Ojukwu as they give the impression of being prepared for the relegation scrap of the ultimate weeks. Sunshine Stars have moved out of the relegation zone after their win over the Naze Millionaires.
Enyimba and Rivers United performed out a 1-1 draw on the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba. Malachi Ohawume opened the scoring for the Pride of Rivers within the thirty third minute earlier than Sadiq Abubakar drew the house aspect degree three minutes into the second half.
Katsina United thrashed FC Ifeanyi Ubah 3-0 on the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium due to targets from Samuel Kalu and Joseph Atule in an 11-minute blitz within the first half. The Changi Boys are as much as thirteenth within the NPFL desk courtesy of the win.
Kwara United moved again into fourth place on the NPFL desk after a 2-0 win over Rangers International on the Kwara State Sports Complex. Second half targets from Kabir Balogun and Olawale Farayola helped safe all three factors for the Afonja Warriors on their very own turf.
Warri Wolves picked up a reputable 2-0 victory over Abia Warriors on the Ozoro Poly Stadium thanks to 2 targets within the opening quarter-hour of their match by means of Williams Sunday and Emmanuel Ihezuo. The Umuahia Landlords have now misplaced 5 consecutive matches within the league this season.
Wikki Tourists edged Dakkada FC 2-1 on the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium. Nazifi Yahaya opened the scoring for Wikki after half-hour earlier than Kareem Abdoulaye equalised for the Chosen Ones two minutes earlier than halftime. Sale Ibrahim scored the winner for the house aspect after 73 minutes to seal all three factors for them.
Adamawa United have been held to a 1-1 draw on the Pantami Stadium in Gombe by MFM FC. Michael Bolaji opened the scoring for Adamawa United after simply three minutes earlier than Izuchukwu Chimezie equalised for the Church Boys after 72 minutes of the encounter.