Akwa United Comeback To Beat Heartland In Rescheduled NPFL Clash
Nigeria’s CAF Confederation Cup campaigner, Akwa United FC on Wednesday defeated Heartland FC in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) rescheduled fixtures at the Godswil Akpabio International Stadium.
Francis Momoh opened scoring for the Naze Millionaires 20 minutes into the game, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi equalized for the Promised Keepers in the 31st minute. Haggai Katoh scored the match winner in the 47th minute, to end the game 2-1 at full time.
With the victory, Akwa moved from third to second position with 21 points from 11 matches, one point behind league leaders Lobi Stars, with two games in hand.