Game between Nasarawa and Plateau united (Photo credit: LMC Media)

Lobi Stars’ quest to win the Nigeria Professional Football League title for the first time in 19 years was boosted on Sunday with a 1-0 win over seven-time champions Rangers.

The win put the Makurdi-based side on 40 points, four more than second-placed Kano Pillars, who earned a goalless draw at difficult Nasarawa United.

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