NPFL 2021/2022: Match Day 27 results in NPFL
- Enugu Rangers defeated relegated threatened Heartland to retain third spot
- Abia Warriors sinks Remo Stars from clinching NPFL third spot
- Victor Mbaoma snatched a late equalizer for Enyimba to grab an important away point.
- NPFL toppers Rivers United thumps bottom side MFM by 5 goals to nil.
NPFL Match Day 27 Results:
Enugu Rangers 3 – 0 Heartland
Enugu Rangers came from a goal down to defeat Heartland 3-1 to complete a season double over their Oriental brothers.
What Next: Enugu Rangers will take on Remo Stars on match day 28, while Heartland host table toppers Rivers United
Abia Warriors 2 – 0 Remo Stars
Valentine Odoh double figures for Abia Warriors his debut prevents Remo Stars from getting into the top three.
What Next: Abia Warriors will take on auto based team Dakkada, while Remo Stars host third place Enugu Rangers
Lobi Stars 2 – 1 Katsina United
Lobi Stars came from behind to defeat Katsina United.
Mustache scored a a goal for the away side in the 45th minute before half time.
In the second half Endurance equalized through a free kick close to the box, he headed the goal in beautifully.
The away side thought they would go back home with a point but Barnabas slotted in a late goal in the 90th minute.
What Next: Lobi Stars will take on Enyimba away from home while Katsina United will host Nasarawa United
Akwa United 1 – 1 Enyimba
Victor Mbaoma snatched a late equalizer for Enyimba to grab an important away point.
Enyimba forward Victor Mbaoma scored his 12th league goal of the season in Enyimba.
The draw was Enyimba’s first away point in Five games.
What Next: Akwa United takes on Sunshine Stars away from home while Enyimba will host Lobi Stars.
Wikki Tourist 2 – 0 Dakkada
Wikki Tourist sinks Dakkada into relegation tunnel, with Ridwan scoring for the home side in the 7th minute then a goal from Fuad in the 70th minute.
What Next: Wikki Tourist takes on Plateau United away from home while Dakkada host Abia Warriors.
Rivers United 5 – 0 MFM
NPFL toppers Rivers United thumps bottom side MFM by 5 goals to nil.
Rivers United move Seven Points clear in the NPFL as Plateau United Stumble again.
What Next: Rivers United will take on relegated threatened side Heartland, while bottom side MFM will host Kano Pillars.
Gombe United 1 – 0 Sunshine Stars
Alege’s 16th-minute strike was enough to secure all three points for Sunshine Stars.
What Next: Gombe United will take on Niger Tornadoes away from home while Sunshine Stars host Akwa United
Kano Pillars 2 – Kwara United
17th placed Kano Pillars defeats Kwara United by two goals to nil.
What Next: Kano Pillars take on MFM away from from home while Kwara United host Shooting Stars
Nasarawa United 2 – 1 Plateau United
Nasarawa United defeated second placed Plateau United
What Next: Nasarawa United will take on Karsina away from home while Plateau United host Wikki Tourist
Shooting Stars 1 – 0 Niger Tornadoes
A first half strike from Moses Omoduemuke proved enough to get maximum points on matchday 27 of the NPFL.
What Next: Shooting Stars takes on Kwara United while Niger Tornadoes host Gombe United