Enugu Rangers, Enyimba, Katsina United getaway win as Rivers
United hammer Warri Wolves in Nigeria Professional Football League
played on Wednesday around the nation.
The Flying Antelopes stunned Dakkada 3-2 away win at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.
Femi Ajayi put Dakkada ahead in the sixth minute, while Isreal Abia equalised for the visitors in the 21st minute.
Ibrahim Olawoyin gave Rangers the lead for the first time in the game
two minutes before the break but they were pegged back when Ajayi
restored parity for the home team in the 62nd minute.
Katsina United shocked Sunshine Stars 2-1 in Akure, edging past the Owena Waves 2-1.
Suleiman Ibrahim and Joseph Atule were on target for Katsina United, while Silas Nwankwo got the home team only goal.
Enyimba win away after beating Adamawa United 2-0 with goals from
Stanley Dimgba who arrived right at the nick of time to hand halftime
lead before Ekene Nero Olisema ensure the victory when he races to meet
Iwuala’s through ball but just can’t chip it over the keeper.
Plateau United further underlined their title ambition following a
hard-fought 2-1 home win against Kwara United at the New Jos Stadium.
Ibrahim Mustapha scored a brace for Plateau United in the first half,
while Ajibola Adeleke pulled a goal back for the visitors after the
Rivers United thrashed Warri Wolves 3-0 at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt to stay in the second position.
Malachi Ohawume scored a brace in the encounter, while Kunle Odunlami got the other goal.
Samad Kadiri netted the winning goal as Lobi Stars recorded a slim 1-0 win against FC Ifeanyiubah in Makurdi.
MFM defeated hard-fighting Abia Warriors 2-1 in a thrilling encounter at the Agege Stadium.
The hosts dominated play in the first half and scored twice through Dennis Obasi and Clement Ogwu.