NPFL 2021/2022: Match Day 15 results in NPFL
- Akwa United player Seth Mayi proposed to his girlfriend Blessing Karimu
- Rivers United are 1 points clear on the NPFL Table
- Fidelis Ilechukwu was handed a straight red card.
- Rangers missed the opportunity to make top 4 spot
- Kano Pillars remains on the second half of the table
- Remo Stars are back to winning ways
- Heartland of Owerri defeats Enyimba in an oriental derby
NPFL Match Day 15 Results:
Remo Stars 2-0 Katsina United:
Remo Stars are officially back to winning ways as they end their three match loosing streak with a convincing home win against relegated Katsina United who are currently 19th on the NPFL table.
Tolulope Ojo scored the first goal for the home side in the 45th minute while Andy Okpe scored the second goal on the 73rd minute, Andy Okpe has now scored 5five goals with 2 assists in 14 appearances for Remo Stars.
What Next: Remo Stars will slog it out with Enyimba away from home on Match Day 16 while Katsina United will be hoping to get a victory against Dakkada Fc on NPFL Match Day 16.
Dakkada FC 2-1 Lobi Stars:
Dakkada FC takes all three points in Uyo as they leap towards safety.
Lobi Stars sleaps to 13th on the NPFL table.
Yusuf scored an early goal for Dakkada FC in the 4th minute while Emmanuel scored the second goal in the 86th minute.
What Next: Dakkada FC takes on Katsina united away from hme while Lobi Stars takes Plateu United.
Heartland Owerri 1-0 Enyimba:
Heartland of Owerri defeated Enyimba in an oriental derby thanks to Murphy Ndukwu 57th minute strike.
The Owerri side is 18th on the NPFL table while Enyimba falls to 7th on the NPFL table.
What Next: the Owerri side will take on Sunshine Stars on NPFL Match Day 16 away from home while Enyimba will host Remo Stars at home.
Enugu Rangers 0-0 Kano Pillars:
Rangers missed the opportunity to make the top 4 spots as they drew to Kano Pillars who are 14th on the NPFL table as of Match Day 15.
What Next: Enugu Rangers will travel away from home to face 12th place Shooting Stars while Kano Pillars will host Rivers United on Match Day 16.
Abia Warriors 2-1 Shooting Stars:
Warriors of Abia are now 15th on the NPFL table while Shooting Stars slip to 13th.
The home side took the lead in the 2nd minute through Bello Lukman’s goal, then the away side equalized in the 45th minute through Olafimihan goal.
Kalu Nweke scored the second goal for the home side in the 73rd minute.
What Next: Abia Warriors will face Gombe United away from home on Match Day 16, while Shooting Stars will host Enugu Rangers.
Rivers United 2-1 Nasarawa United
Rivers United are 1 points clear on the NPFL Table thanks to the goal from Chijioke which caem in the 23rd minute while the second goal from Ishaq in the 40th minute.
Tochukwu scored a consolation in the 71st minute, Nasarawa United are 11th on the NPFL table.
What Next: Rivers United will face Kano Pillars on Match Day 16 while Nasarawa United will host Kwara United.
Kwara United 1-0 Niger Tornadoes:
Alao 19th minute strike takes the home side to 5th on the NPFL table while Niger Tornadoes drop to 17th.
However, Samad Kadiri had a chance in the 73rd minute but he missed the chance.
What Next: Kwara United will travel to Nasarawa to face Nasara United while Niger Tonadoes will host MFM FC who are bottom of the table.
MFM FC 1-0 Sunshine Stars:
Alade Balogun scored in the 81st minute to give the Lagos base side a lead in a tight contest.
What Next: MFM will face Niger Tornadoes away from home on Match Day 16 in a game both teams need all three points to escape relegation, while Sunshine Stars will be hosting relegated threatened Heartland Owerri.
Plateau United 3-0 Akwa United:
Fidelis Ilechukwu side defeated the NPFL defending champions in a convincing manner.
However, Fidelis Ilechukwu was handed a straight red card.
Silas Nenrot Opened the scoring sheet in the 6th minute while Ibrahim made it the second goal in the 63rd minute, Izuchukwu went on to extend the woes of Akwa United by making it 3-0 in the 90+1 minute of the game.
What Next: Plateau United will face Lobi Stars away from home on Match Day 16 while Akwa United will host Wikki Tourist.
Wikki Tourist 1-0 Gombe United FC:
Wikki took the lead in the 63rd minute through Manu Garba’s goal assisted by Sunday Haruna.
Gombe United Chidera Eze was sent off in the 90+3 minutes of the game.
What Next: Wikki Tourist will visit Akwa United pn Match Day 16 while Gombe United will host Abia Warriors.
- Before kickoff on the NPFL Match Day 15 Akwa United player Seth Mayi proposed to his girlfriend Blessing Karimu and she said yes.
- Rivers United Kayode Ishaq Rafiu has 13 goals contributions in his last 14 appearances.