Plateau United endured their second NPFL defeat of the season after going 1-0 down against FC Ifeanyiubah in Nnewi yesterday.
Prince Aggreh got the lone goal from the spot on the half-hour stamp after last season’s top scorer Godwin Obaje was fouled in the in the final 18 yard.Plateau still kept up the top spot on the table in spite of the loss.
El-Kanemi Warriors on their part moved to the second position taking after a 2-0 home win against Nasarawa United.
Bello Kofarmata and Samuel Mathias secured three points for Ladan Bosso lead team.Mathias has now registered five goals for El-Kanemi Warriors and he is joint second top scorer alongside Remo Stars’ Victor Mbaoma
In Makurdi, David Tyavkasse struck late to break the heart of his former club Enyimba who went down to a 2-1 defeat against Lobi Stars. Ismaila Gata handed the People’s Elephant the lead from the spot in the 18th minute.
The home side was awarded a penalty in the 54th minute after Samson Gbadebo poor challenged on Kingsley Eduwo in the box which was easily dispatched by Anthony Okpotu.
Kwara based side, ABS FC climbed to the third spot of the NPFL log after edging out Wikki Tourists in a slim 1-0 victory at the Kwara Sports Complex with Mohammed Mohammed scoring the only goal of the game in the 16th minute.
NPFL RESULTS MATCHDAY 10
MFM 2 – 1 Enugu Rangers
Akwa United 3 – 1 Abia Warriors
Shooting Stars 1 – 1 Remo Stars
ABS 1 – 0 Wikki Tourist
Kano Pillars 1 – 0 Katsina United
Lobi Stars 2 – 1 Enyimba
Ifeanyi Uba 1 – 0 Plateau United
Niger Tornadoes 1 – 0 Gombe United
El Kanemi Warriors 2 – 0 Nasarawa
Sunshine Stars 1 – 0 Rivers United