NPFL Match Day 8: Rangers, Abia Warriors win, FC IfeanyiUbah edge Oriental Derby


A total of seven matches were played in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) on Sunday, because of the involvement of some clubs in continental competitions.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah recorded their third win of the season, after goals from Ekene Awazie and Seka Pascal helped them to a 2-0 victory over Heartland FC in the Oriental Derby.

The win helped the Anambra Warriors jump out of the relegation zone.

Sunshine Stars and Kano Pillars played out a 0-0 draw at the Ondo Sports Complex.

Yobe Desert Stars beat Rivers United 1-0 thanks to Philip Asuquo’s late goal.

Segun Alebiosu proved to be the match winner as Niger Tornadoes pipped Nasarawa United 1-0.

Go Round defeated Abia Warriors 1-0 and Enugu Rangers edged Katsina 1-0 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium and Kwara United saw off Kastina United 2-1 in Ilorin.


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