NPFL Rangers Pip Kwara United MFM End Winless Streak
Rangers moved to fourth position in the Nigeria Professional Football League after a hard-fought 1-0 win against Kwara United at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium, Enugu on Sunday, reports NK Media.
Chiamaka Madu netted the winner on the half hour mark.
Rangers moved to fourth position on the table, while Kwara United maintain top spot despite the defeat.
At the Agege Stadium, MFM recorded their first win in as many games edging out Adamawa United 2-0.
Najeem Adeyinka and Oladapo Alabi got both goals for the Olukoya Boys.
Abia Warriors recorded the biggest win of the day following a 4-1 thrashing of Warri Wolves in Umuahia.
Sunday Williams gave the visitors the lead in the third minute.
The home team however rallied back through goals from Godwin Obaje (brace), Chukwuemeka Obioma and Paul Samson.
Lobi Stars won the battle between former champions securing a 1-0 win against Kano Pillars at the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi.
Austine Ogunye scored the decisive goal in the fifth minute.
Faisal Ahmed’s 63rd minute strike made the difference as Jigawa Golden Stars beat Nasarawa United 1-0 at home.
In Akure, Sunshine Stars and Heartland battled to a 1-1 draw in a thrilling contest.
Pascal Eze put Heartland ahead in 16th minute, while Pascal Eze equalised for the home team from the spot 19 minutes from time.