NPFL MD13 Round Up: Lobi Stars Enyimba Record wins As Rangers, Nasarawa and Kwara United pick valuable points on the road


By Sedara Philip

Nigeria Professional football league entered Matchday thirteen this weekend with many mouthwatering encounters.

Lobi Stars recorded 2-0 win over visiting Abia Warriors in Jos,Abbar Umar and Joseph Atule were the scorers.

In Ibadan,it was South-west derby between Shooting Stars and Remo Stars.

Desmond Agbekpornu’s Thunderbolt put Shooting Stars ahead in the first half.

Aniekeme Okon second header ensured it ends in Stalemate Again in Ibadan.

Ibrahim Yusuf put Sunshine Stars ahead in Akure however, Chidiebere Nwobodo capitalized on defensive mix-up to restore parity for visiting Rangers FC of Enugu

After thrashing Abia Warriors 5-1 last week, Bayelsa united recorded another win but this time around on the road.

Chibundu Amah put the host ahead,in-form Bayelsa hitman Robert Mizo equalized and Stephen wisdom sealed the victory shortly before half-time.

Niger Tornadoes and Rivers United played out a goaless draw.

In Uyo,Akwa United played a 2-2 draw with Nasarawa United.

The visitors a shock lead via Victor Collins brilliant free-kick however the celebration was cut short as Cyril Olisema equalized almost immediately the deadlock was broken.

Victor Collins turned from hero to villain when turned home the ball to give AKwa united the lead.

Anas Yusuf headed a late equaliser to ensure the points were shared.

Anayo Ogbonna nineth minutes penalty was enough for Gombe United to record a slim victory over visiting El-Kanemi Warriors.

After Four matches without a win, Enyimba returned to winning ways after pipping Plateau united by two goals to one.

Imo Obot’s free-kick put Enyimba ahead, Emeka Obioma scored his tenth goal of the season after capitalizing of defensive blunders.

Chimezie Izuchukwu scored a late consolation for the Jos-based side

Earlier on Saturday, Dakkada FC pipped Doma United by one goal to nil while Bendel Insurance and Kwara United played 1-1 draw.

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