Sunday, March 7, 2021

Sunshine Stars, Nasarawa Utd Win Away; MFM Hold Abia Warriors.



Sunshine Stars and Nasarawa United recorded away wins in the Nigeria Professional Football League on Sunday.

At the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Sunshine Stars beat their hosts Dakkada 2-1 in thrilling contest.

Sadeeq Yusuf directed his header into the net from Seun Olulayo’s corner kick in the 12th minute.

Jesam Edet equalised for the home team a minute after the hour mark.

Yusuf scored the winning goal in the 67th minute after another assist by Olulayo.

In Uzoro, Nasarawa United came back from a goal down to record a 2-1 win against their hosts Warri Wolves.

Heartland recorded their second win of the season edging out Akwa United 2-1 at the Okigwe Township Stadium.

In another fixture, Rangers and Lobi Stars battled to a 0-0 draw at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium, Enugu.

Abia Warriors were also held to a 0-0 draw by MFM.