NPFL: Katsina United finish Akwa United’s 18-game unbeaten run as Ebuka fires Kano Pillars to 3rd

A objective within the first half on the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium sentenced the Promise Keepers to their first league defeat since February 14

Katsina United beat Akwa United 1-0, ending their 18-game streak with out shedding within the Nigeria Skilled Soccer League on Sunday.

Samuel Kalu’s objective from the penalty spot within the fifteenth minute separated the groups in Katsina as Kennedy Boboye’s facet suffered their fourth league defeat of the season.

Earlier than the journey to the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium, Akwa United defeated backside of the desk Adamawa United 2-0 and continues to be on the prime of the desk regardless of the setback on Sunday.

They’ve 53 factors after 29 video games, whereas Nasarawa United and Kano Pillars are second and third with 52 factors every.

Nasarawa United beat Rivers United 2-1 at Lafia Township Stadium.

Chigozi Obasi opened the lead within the twenty second minute and Tochukwu Udeh doubled the hosts’ lead after an hour.

In the meantime, Godwin Aguda scored Rivers United’s solely objective within the 68th minute after changing from the penalty spot.

Sunday’s end result stretched the Stable Miners’ profitable streak at Lafia to 11 video games, with their most up-to-date residence defeat being a 2-1 loss to Enyimba in February.

In Kano, Ibrahim Musa’s males ended their winless streak of 4 video games after beating Ifeanyi Ubah 1-0.

David Ebuka scored the decisive objective within the twenty seventh minute and helped Pillars to their sixteenth win of the season within the Nigerian premier league.

On the Jos Worldwide Stadium, Plateau United prolonged their unbeaten residence document to 14 video games after holding a goalless draw with Enyimba.

The Folks’s Elephants occupy fifth place within the desk, with 49 factors tied with Kwara United, who occupy fourth place.

Each groups have performed 28 video games every and can compete in opposition to one another of their excellent recreation.

Elsewhere, MFM’s journey to Okigwe Township Stadium led to a 2-0 loss to Heartland.

Chidera Ezeh scored the primary objective within the sixth minute and Kingsley Maduforo’s stoppage-time objective ensured the hosts the utmost variety of factors.

The Olukoya Boys will attempt to get again on monitor once they obtain the Kano Pillars at Agege Stadium on Wednesday.

Sunshine Stars stay within the drop zone after their 1-0 defeat at Kwara alongside Warri Wolves, who suffered a 1-0 residence defeat to the Enugu Rangers.

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