Ilorin - Kwara United FC of Ilorin on Wednesday defeated the newly promoted Nembe City FC of Yenegoa 2-0 in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) week 8 match.
Kwara United got the home victory after they were shocked 0-1 by Nasarawa United in their last home game.
Kabir Sanusi opened the score line for the homers in the 52nd minute before Najeem Olakokun extended the tally in the 61st minute of the encounter.
Meanwhile, Meremu Okara, the Technical Adviser of Nembe City said the away team paid for their loss of concentration in the second half with the defeat.
He admitted that Kwara United were too much for his boys, saying that the United's determination was a sign that they needed the maximum point.
Kwara United Coach, Samson Unuanel, said the victory was important for the team which had lost its last home match.
He pledged to consolidate on the victory when they travel to honour an away encounter with Warri Wolves in Warri.