Hot Shot Lokosa Scores Goal 19 As Lobi’s Lead Reduced To 2 Points By Habib Oladapo
MFM FC have defeated El Kanemi of Maiduguri in their rescheduled NPFL week 25 match this morning at the Agege Township stadium. Chijioke Akuneto netted the only goal of the game in the 14th minute to give the Lagos side their second win on the trot.
Meanwhile, season sensation, Junior Lokosa netted his 19th goal of the season last weekend when he equalized for Kano Pillars in their fixture against Rivers united at the Sani Abacha stadium in Kano.
Akwa United, got a sensational 1-0 away victory at Yobe Desert Stars to move to 41 points, thereby reducing Lobi stars lead to just 2 points. The Makurdi side had lost by a lone goal to Go Round FC to remain on 43 points.
In other results over the weekend, Kwara United pipped Ifeanyi Ubah by a lone goal, Niger Tornadoes won at home to Wikki Tourists 1-0. Sunshine beat visiting Nasarawa United by 2-0 while defending champions Plateau United managed a 2-2 draw at home to Abia Warriors. Enyimba beat Katsina 2-0 while Enugu Rangers pipped bottom side Heartland by a lone goal.
Week 25 Results at a glance
Enyimba 2-0 Katsina United
Kano Pillars 1-1 Rivers United
Plateau Utd 2-2 Abia Warriors
Rangers 1-0 Heartland
Yobe Stars 0-1 Akwa United
Go Round 1-0 Lobi Stars
Kwara United 1-0 Ifeanyi Ubah
Sunshine 2-0 Nasarawa United
MFM 1-0 El Kanemi