Monday, September 24, 2018

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    Enyimba, Akwa United held at home as Yobe pip MFM

Enyimba, Akwa United held at home as Yobe pip MFM

It was all smiles for FC Ifeanyi Ubah in their rescheduled Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) game against Enyimba on Wednesday.The Nnewi-based side showed up at the UJ Esuene Stadium in high spirits and fought hard for a 1-1 draw.Seka Pascal and Ibrahim Mustapha scored for the two sides in the oriental derby.Elsewhere on Wednesday, Philip Asuquo netted the only [...]

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    NPFL wrap-up: Goals galore as Lobi, Wikki, Ifeanyi Ubah grab big wins

NPFL wrap-up: Goals galore as Lobi, Wikki, Ifeanyi Ubah grab big wins

TheCable runs the rule on the games played in week 14 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).Lobi Stars 3-2 Rivers UnitedDespite going behind at some point in the match, Lobi Stars fought back to register a 3-2 win over Rivers United at the Aper Aku Stadium.Ezekiel Mbah opened the scoring for Lobi from the penalty spot in the 18th [...]

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    NPFL wrap-up: Abia Warriors, El-Kanemi, Sunshine secure impressive wins

NPFL wrap-up: Abia Warriors, El-Kanemi, Sunshine secure impressive wins

A brace from Obi Samson handed Abia Warriors a 2-0 win over Wikki Tourists in week 13 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).Both sides went into half-time deadlocked at 0-0 at the Umuahia Township Stadium before the former Inter FC player delivered a double in the home stretch.Substitute Sikiru Alimi stole the show for Sunshine Stars by scoring the [...]

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

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 FCGoals from Stanley Okorom, Chuka Uwaga and Giscard Tchato was the [...]

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    NPFL wrap-up: Kwara United silenced at home by Rivers

NPFL wrap-up: Kwara United silenced at home by Rivers

Some shocking results were recorded in matches played in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) on Sunday.Here's an overview of how events unfolded.Enyimba 2-1 Sunshine Stars Former league champions Enyimba edged Sunshine Stars 2-1 at the UJ Esuene Stadium.Enyimba went in front through Stephen Chukwude but the visitors equalised through Ifeanyi Anaenmena's own goal.To make up for his own goal, Anaemena [...]

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    NPFL wrap-up: Plateau, Akwa record big wins but Enyimba, El-Kanemi play out stalemate

NPFL wrap-up: Plateau, Akwa record big wins but Enyimba, El-Kanemi play out stalemate

Reigning champions Plateau United annihilated Sunshine Stars 5-0 in week seven of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).Tosin Omoyele was the star of the game, thanks to his brace and two assists. Sunday Ingbede, Emeka Umeh, Mafeng Pam also found the back of the net.Akwa United maintained their grip at the top of the table with an emphatic 4-0 defeat [...]

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    NPFL: Enyimba outclass Wikki as MFM, Plateau drop points

NPFL: Enyimba outclass Wikki as MFM, Plateau drop points

Plateau United were held 1-1 by Rivers United at the Rwang Pam Stadium in Jos on Saturday.Emeka Ogbugh opened the scoring for the visitors in the 14th minute before United drew level through Peter Eneji's 89th-minute goal.MFM failed to capitalise on the leaders' slip as they fell 0-1 to Abia Warriors in Umuahia.Plateau United are still top of the table [...]

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    NPFL: Plateau lose to ABS as MFM close gap on league leaders

NPFL: Plateau lose to ABS as MFM close gap on league leaders

ABS defeated Plateau United 2-0 to put a dent in their bid to win this season's Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title.Samuel Adedeji scored from the spot five minutes into the game before Segun Akinbo scored ABS' second goal in the 65th minute.Plateau are still ahead of second-placed MFM FC by three points in spite of the loss.At the Agege Stadium [...]

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    NPFL: Plateau defeat MFM to extend lead at the summit

NPFL: Plateau defeat MFM to extend lead at the summit

Plateau United beat MFM FC 1-0 to extend their lead atop the Nigeria Professional Football League table on match day 34.Ibe Johnson's third minute opener made the difference in the game between the two title contenders on Sunday.Plateau are now on 62 points while MFM remain on 56 points after the loss.Defending champions Rangers edged Sunshine Stars 1-0 at the [...]

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    MFM ‘battle ready’ for top of the table clash with Plateau United

MFM ‘battle ready’ for top of the table clash with Plateau United

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) table toppers Plateau United FC and second placed MFM will lock horns on Sunday at the Rwang Pang Stadium, in Jos.Last season, the Olukoya Boys played 1-1 against the Peace Boys in Jos, while they lost 0-1 at home. MFM have already beaten United this season, winning 2-1 at home in Lagos.Plateau United currently sit atop the [...]

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    NPFL: Plateau, MFM drop points but remain clear of chasing pack

NPFL: Plateau, MFM drop points but remain clear of chasing pack

The two teams atop the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) table dropped points on Sunday but they still remain a few points clear of the chasing pack.Plateau United drew 1-1 against Kano Pillars at the Sani Abacha Stadium while in Lagos, MFM were held to a goalless draw by Enyimba.United remain top with 59 points while the Olukoya boys are still second on [...]

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    MFM remain hot on Plateau’s heels as both sides record wins

MFM remain hot on Plateau’s heels as both sides record wins

Plateau United maintained their lead of the Nigeria Professional Football League with a 2-0 win against 3SC at the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos, on Sunday.Goals from Emmanuel Odafe and Ibe Johnson took Plateau's tally atop the league to 58 points.Meanwhile, MFM FC, who have stayed within touching distance of United all season, beat Remo Stars 1-0 at Ijebu Ode.Austin Ogunye's [...]

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    NPFL: Plateau bounce back as Sunshine stun Rivers in P’Harcourt

NPFL: Plateau bounce back as Sunshine stun Rivers in P’Harcourt

Plateau United defeated FC Ifeanyi Ubah 1-0 on Wednesday to remain atop the Nigeria Professional Football League.Emma James scored Plateau's goal from the spot in the 13th minute after Stephen Eze brought down Hamzat Owolabi in the 18-yard box.Plateau now have 54 points on the log.In Enugu, champions Rangers were leading MFM FC 1-0 before the game was postponed due to [...]

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    NPFL: MFM defeat Wikki to close gap on Plateau United

NPFL: MFM defeat Wikki to close gap on Plateau United

Plateau United suffered a setback in their title quest with a 0-1 away defeat to Niger Tornadoes in Minna on Sunday.At the Soccer Temple in Agege, Lagos, Stephen Odey's 40th-minute goal for MFM FC was enough to earn his side the win over visitors Wikki Tourist.Odey's 17th goal of the season helped MFM maintain the second position with 49 points, two [...]

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    Abia Warriors’ Shedrack Asiegbu wins VAT Wonder Goal award

Abia Warriors’ Shedrack Asiegbu wins VAT Wonder Goal award

Shedrack Asiegbu of Abia Warriors has won the sixth edition of the VAT Wonder Goal award.In what is the tightest race so far, Asiegbu fought off stiff challenge from the league’s top scorer, Stephen Odey of MFM, and Musa Newman of Akwa United to emerge winner of the Match Day 25 edition.A total of 731 fans voted on the website of [...]

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    NPFL: MFM defeat ABS as Plateau United fall to El Kanemi

NPFL: MFM defeat ABS as Plateau United fall to El Kanemi

MFM defeated ABS 2-1 to close the gap between them and league leaders, Plateau United, on Sunday.Plateau were defeated in Maiduguri by El Kanemi on match day 27 in the Nigeria Professional Football League.Despite the loss, the Jos-based team remain atop the log with 48 points while MFM are second with 46 points.In Uyo, Enyimba also suffered a setback to their title hopes as they [...]

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