The NPFL Matchday 22 fixtures have been spread throughout four times, and the ten matches brought with them a great deal of drama. The chasing pack fell guiding as league leaders Rivers United took another step toward the title.
Rivers United necessary a 97th moment intention to declare a really hard-attained 1- gain above Katsina United in the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium. Midfielder Joseph Onoja scored the winner for the Delight of Rivers to send them 4 details clear of their closest rivals.
Plateau United have been held to a 1-1 attract absent from house as they frequented Kwara United in Ilorin. Former Enyimba forward Samad Kadiri scored in the 14th moment to give the home facet the direct in advance of Wasiu Jimoh equalised for the Peace Boys just two minutes later. They are now 4 points off the speed in their pursuit of the league title.
New Akwa United coach Deji Ayeni ongoing his unbeaten start out to lifetime at the club and claimed his first gain as the coach of the reigning champions as they defeated Taking pictures Stars 2-1 in their NPFL Matchday 22 clash. Targets from Bello Babatunde and Naibe Akpesiri in either 50 percent put the Promise Keepers in entrance, ahead of Chidera Eze pulled 1 back for the Oluyole Warriors late on.
Gombe United picked up all a few factors from their clash from Nasarawa United subsequent a 3-1 win. Influential forward Yusuf AbdulAzeez opened the scoring for the Savannah Scorpions with his 9th target of the season ahead of Ahmed Jimoh extra a next. Aliyu Abdullahi pulled one particular again for Nasarawa United in advance of Sani Abbani sealed the win for the residence aspect.
Remo Stars had goalkeeper Kayode Bankole to thank as they arrived absent from the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Owerri with a – draw from Heartland in their NPFL Matchday 22 clash. The in-sort goalkeeper was extraordinary as he retained his 12th thoroughly clean sheet of the time so considerably.
Lobi Stars held Kano Pillars to a goalless attract at the Aper Aku Stadium in Makurdi as Baba Ganaru faced his previous aspect for the 1st time as Lobi Stars coach. Both of those sides keep on being in unwelcome territory in the NPFL standings with only three factors separating Lobi Stars in 17th and Pillars in 13th.
Enyimba claimed a appear-from-guiding 2-1 acquire around Oriental rivals Rangers Worldwide to claim an important derby gain and do the double above their rivals. Ossy Martins set Rangers in front right before a brace from Victor Mbaoma gave Enyimba all 3 points at dwelling.
A late target from Musa Wakili was plenty of to give Niger Tornadoes a 1- get in excess of Wikki Vacationer in their NPFL Matchday 22 encounter. The Ikon Allah Boys have moved up to 14th in the standings and are a few points outside the fall zone.
MFM FC ongoing their latest upturn in kind with a 2- earn over Dakkada FC in Lagos. Oluwaseun Badejo and Oladayo Alabi scored the objectives that gave the Church Boys a enormous three points in the match. They now lie in 18th spot, a person level absent from safety.
Sunshine Stars defeated Abia Warriors 1- in their NPFL Matchday 22 clash in Ijebu-Ode. A 1st-50 percent penalty from Ejike Uzoechi was all the Owena Whales necessary to decide on up maximum factors.