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NPFL wrap-up: Desert Stars end Pillars’ unbeaten run as Lobi Stars go top

Kano Pillars’ unbeaten run came to an end as Lobi Stars shot to the top of the Nigeria Professional Football League(NPFL) table in week 12.

Go Round FC 1-0 Sunshine Stars 

Okon Otop was the lone goal scorer for Go Round FC who won 1-0 against Sunshine Stars.

MFM FC 3-0 Heartland FC

Goals from Stanley Okorom, Chuka Uwaga and Giscard Tchato was the tonic MFC FC needed to annihilate Heartland FC 3-0 in Lagos.

Niger Tornadoes 1-0 Plateau United

Left-back Isah Hussein bagged the goal from the penalty spot for Niger Tornadoes who pipped reigning NPFL champions Plateau United 1-0 at the Bako Kontagora Stadium.

Lobi Stars 1-0 Katsina United

Ageless forward David Tyavkase made the difference for Lobi Stars as the Pride of Benue defeated Katsina United 1-0 in Makurdi.

Wikki Tourists 3-0 Rivers United 

Nafiu Kabuga netted a hattrick to help Wikki Tourists to a sweet 3-0 victory against Rivers United.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah 1-1 Abia Warriors

Uche Okafor saved a late spot-kick as Abia Warriors picked their first away point of the season at FC Ifeanyi Ubah. Patrick Ikeokwu found the back of the net before Obi Samson equalised for the Anambra Warriors.

Kwara United 1-1 El-Kanemi Warriors

Kwara United forced El-Kanemi Warriors to a 1-1 draw in Ilorin with Antonio Dasouza and Anayor Ogbonna finding the back of the net.

Yobe Desert Stars 2-0 Kano Pillars

The eight-match unbeaten run of Kano Pillars came to an end as they were humbled by Kano Pillars in the northern derby.

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