The 2018/19 Nigeria Professional Football League got underway with six games across various centres.
Here’s is TheCable’s wrap-up of matchday 1 action.
Enyimba 2-0 MFM FC
Goals from Nelson Ogbonnaya and Abdulrahman helped Enyimba defeat MFM FC 2-0 in Aba.
Kwara United 1-1 Sunshine Stars
Seun Olulayo’s second half own goal cancelled out Franklin Shashere’s strike as Kwara United forced Sunshine Stars to a 1-1 draw in Ilorin.
Kano Pillars 1-0 Heartland
Former Rangers midfielder Sunday Chinedu grabbed the only goal for Kano Pillars who pipped Heartland 1-0.
Nasarawa United 1-0 Abia Warriors
Abdullahi Abubakar popped up with the solitary goal for Nasarawa United who edged Abia Warriors 1-0
Akwa United 0-1 El-Kanemi Warriors
Baakaka Ajikolo scored the only of the game for Elkanemi Warriors in stoppage time as they silenced Akwa United 1-0.
Plateau United 0-0 FC Ifeanyi Ubah
Plateau United and FC Ifeanyi Ubah played out a 0-0 draw in Jos.