NPFL News Round-up: Matchday 18 Results And Standings
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Akwa United took a big step to reach the playoff as Godspower Aniefiok’s stoppage-time goal secured all needed three points away from home against Go Round FC at the Krisdera Hotel Stadium in Rivers State.

El-Kanemi Warriors and FC Ifeanyi Ubah dropped points as the race for Super 6 wax stronger in Group B.

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El-Kanemi played a goalless draw with Yobe FC but Ifeanyi Ubah were punished severely by Abia Warriors.

However, Kano Pillars loses the chance to catch up with the top three after playing 0-0 away to Nasarawa  United.

Meanwhile, in Group A, Rangers International secured a narrow win against Kwara United as it maintained its place at the top of the table.

Felix Ogbuke 80th minutes strike gave the Flying Antelopes all needed three points as Eyimba and MFM FC fail to catch up after dropping vital points.

It was a disappointing performance from Eyimba after the Aba Club were thumped 1-0 by Rivers United to end their unbeaten streak.

NPFL Group A League Table

 

NPFL Group B League Table

 

NPFL Matchday 18 Group A Results

Rivers UTD 1 – 0 Enyimba
Wikki 1 – 1 MFM
Rangers 1 – 0 Kwara
Lobi 1 – 0 Bendel Insurance F.C.
Niger Tor 1 – 0 Katsina
Remo Stars 1 – 0 Sunshine

NPFL Matchday 18 Group B Results

GO Round 0 – 1 Akwa UTD
Yobe 0 – 0 El-Kanemi August 27
Plateau UTD 2 – 0 Gombe UTD
Nasarawa 0 – 0 Kano Pillars F.C
Abia 3 – 0 Ifeanyi Ubah
Delta Force 0 – 0 Heartland