NPFL 2021 : Match Day 27 Round Up

June 14 04:04 2021

With 11 matches to go,things are getting tensed in the NPFL 21 season as teams tries to keep pushing to finish the season on a good note.

Katsina utd 3-1 Enyimba

Despite having a lot of injury crisis in the team many will never expect Enyimba to lose woefully to katsina utd as they welcome back super Eagles due Noble and Anayo to the team.
Three first half goals in the space of 22minutes from Kalu,Rasheed and Abdulwasiu turns Anayo’s goal to a mere consolation as they sees off Enyimba to boost their survival hopes a live.
Heartland 2-1 Jigawa

The early kick off of the day saw the host winning narrowly by 2-1 against a struggling Jigawa.
Coach Fidelis recalled Captain and super eagles goalkeeper Ezenwa to the starting eleven.
Heartland were rewarded in their first attack as early as 2minutes into the game when Chukwudi Nwaodu rises high to nod home following goalmouth scramble.
The second goal came in the 26minutes when Emeka Atuloma from a freekick to double their lead.
Samuel Stone half the deficit in the 34minutes after receiving a pass from Abdullahi Lala. The game ended 2-1 in favour of the host.

Abia warriors 2-0 Lobi stars

Chukwuemeka obioma and Samson Paul scored two goals in the 24th and 35th minutes in the first half to hand the Imama led side the much needed 3 points.

Wolves 0-1 Dakkada

After losing three straight matches Dakkada defeated Warri Wolves 1-0.
Wolves goes into this game hoping to get a win so as to boost their quest for survival.
Kareem Abdoulaye score the only goal one minute after the hour mark to hand Dakkada the much needed points.

Kwara utd 1-0 MFM

Captain Christopher Nwaeze scored from the spot to hand Biffo’s side three points in the 77minutes.
It was a cagey encounter as chances were very limited all through the game.

Nasarawa 2-0 Plateau utd

Nasarawa utd push for continental football next season recieves some boost as they emerged winners of the North central derby 2-0.
Ohanachum scores the opener in the 51minutes before top scorer Silas Nwankwo score from the spot to double the lead as well as getting his 11th goal of the season.
Plateau utd couldn’t respond as they surrender to the host.

Wikki 4-3 Ifeanyi Uba

Wikki tourist narrowly avoided another draw as they almost surrendered a 4 goals lead to visiting Ifeanyi Uba to win 4-3 for the first time since the start of the second round.
Nazifi Yahaya scored a hartrick in 40th,46th and 59th minutes and also assisted Manu Garba in the 54th minutes for Wikki’s third of the game.
But Ifeanyi Uba rally back towards the end of the game scoring three times in the last fifteen minutes of the encounter.
Ekene Awazie score in the 75th minutes.Two minutes from time Awazie got his second before Nonso scored at death to give the away team a lifeline.
However the host hold their grounds well as they see the remaining minutes well to get the maximum points.

Kano pillars 0-0*Akwa utd (Interrupted)

Rangers 4-1 Sunshine

Rangers return to winning ways in style as they hammered Sunshine stars by 4 goals to 1.
Ifeanyi Nweke opened the scoring for the home team in the 5th minutes before Israel Abia scored the second in the 25th minutes and Godspower got the third in the 35th minutes to end the first half three nil.
Two minutes at the restart Christian Nnaji got the fourth and the final goal for the host.
Ifegwu ojukwu scored a consolation in the 52nd minutes.

Adamawa utd 2-0 Rivers utd

Bottom side Adamawa utd against all odds beat the most expensive NPFL squad this season Rivers utd By 2 goals to nothing.
As i earlier said in my build up to the game any team which tends to underrate Adamawa should be doing it at his own risk.
Sirajo Hassan scored early in the first half in the 11th minutes,Fabian Nworie scored an own goal in the 39th minutes to hand the host their fourth win in 27 matches.

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