A photograph collage of the Akwa United Lineup, the Rivers UTDlineup and the Nasarawa lineupKano Pillars and Nasarawa United own intensified their dart for the Nigeria Skilled Soccer League high divulge with wanted victories on matchday 33.
The consequence moreover reduced Akwa United’s lead on the head of the table to honest three parts.
On the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna, Pillars captain, Rabiu Ali scored his 13th diagram of the season as Sai Masu Gida cruised to a 2-0 steal over Dakkada FC. The hosts did the total work in first half of with David Ebuka scoring the second diagram within the 40th minute to be sure Pillars give a boost to their parts and shield third on the league table. Here’s the 17th steal of the season for Pillars and the 15th loss for Dakkada.
On the Lafia Township Stadium, in-manufacture striker, Silas Nwankwo scored his 14th diagram of the season and it modified into all Nasarawa United wanted to beat MFM FC 1-0. Nwankwo’s early diagram secured the Stable Miners 18th steal of the season and maintained their second divulge on the log.
In Port Harcourt, Rivers United nearly recorded their first home defeat. With honest 3 minutes to the halt of the match, Bakary Bamba scored a brilliant diagram to rescue some degree for the Pleasure of Rivers against Akwa United. Earlier, Charles Atshimene had shot the Promise Keepers into the lead and so they held on to it till Bamba created his second to shield the home invincibility document of the hosts.
With honest 5 extra video games to play, Coach Kennedy Boboye’s team will esteem the point as they put collectively to host Warri Wolves on matchday 34. Akwa United restful leads the league with 3 parts and restful favourites to steal the league title. Rivers United own dropped to fourth divulge on the log.
In Aba, Enyimba had to dig deep to beat Jigawa Golden Stars 2-1. Tosin Omoyele’s unhurried diagram stopped the guests from leaving with some degree. The steal brings some reduction to coach Fatai Osho’s team after a disappointing defeat at Akwa United. The Of us’s Elephant now own 57 parts and are encourage within the head four.
The Oriental Derby between Heartland FC and Enugu Rangers on the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Owerri ended 2-1 in favour of the Naze Millionaires. All the targets came within the first half of with Mbaoma Chijioke originate scoring for the hosts. Elijah Ani levelled the rankings within the 24th minute but it surely didn’t win prolonged ahead of Chijioke Akuneto restored the lead for Coach Fidelis Ilechukwu’s team and so they held on to it to proper victory.
On the Unique Jos Stadium, Plateau United added to the woes of FC Ifeanyi Ubah by spanking them 4-0. Jackson Daniel, Oche Ochowechi, Muhammad Zulkifilu and Uche Onwuansoanya registered their names within the goalscorers chart. The Peace Boys own now gathered 47 parts from 33 suits. The Anambra Warriors are undoubtedly deeply rooted within the relegation zone.
On the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium, Katsina United and Lobi Stars conducted 1-1 whereas Wikki Vacationers beat Abia Warriors 1-0 in Bauchi. Ibrahim Sale scored the lone diagram within the 55th minute.
Warri Wolves and Sunshine Stars persisted their fight to remain a ways flung from relegation. Warri Wolves laboured to a 1-0 steal over Kwara United whereas Sunshine Stars conducted a goalless diagram with Adamawa United.
NIGERIA PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
Matchday 33 Results
Kano Pillars 2 Dakkada FC 0
Nasarawa United 1 MFM FC 0
Rivers United 1 Akwa United 1
Enyimba FC 2 Jigawa Golden Stars 1
Heartland FC 2 Rangers Int’l FC 1
Plateau United 4 FC Ifeanyi Ubah 0
Katsina United 1 Lobi Stars 1
Wikki Vacationers 1 Abia Warriors 0
Warri Wolves 1 Kwara United 0
Adamawa United 0 Sunshine Stars 0
1. Nasarawa United line-up against FCIU on matchday 32 (Predominant story describe)
2. Rivers United line-up against Akwa United nowadays in Port Harcourt
3. Akwa United line-up against Rivers United on matchday 33