Lagos - News24 picks the star performers in the week 17 of
the Glo Premier League.
[Ifeanyi Uba FC]
Stopped everything thrown at him and was always well placed
to deny Esosa Igbinoba and Ugochukwu Leonard. He continued his labours in the
The attack minded defender netted a brace. One from open
play and the other from a trade mark free kick. Was a steady influence at the
back and played his part in the victory over FC Taraba.
Etim Matthew [Enugu
Tackles, clearances, interceptions, you name them he did
them. A busy afternoon for the defender who was a stalwart throughout and in a
dog eat dog world he wasn't the top Rottweiler by accident. He scored the opener
for the Flying Antelopes.
Lekan Gabriel [Sharks
Was always at alert and made no less than 20 or so winning
interventions, with several utterly vital. He read the game very well.
Also read: Glo Premier League week 17 wrap: Sunshine Stars keep winning
Another classy performance from the defender who scored the
first goal for Warriors. Always up for it he was a nuisance to the visitors
despite the fact the he played from the back.
Christian Madu [Enugu
Back to his brilliant best, the former Giwa FC midfielder
shielded the back-four very well. He also supported the attackers when needed.
Abu Azeez [Warri
Caused problems and grabbed a stunning strike which later
turned out to be the winner. Forever pushed his team and pressed Enyimba hard.
Wasiu Jimoh [Shooting
His all-over-the-field work and precise passes left Giwa FC
like a gang of Jordan Belforts on Quaaludes. Brilliant display from Wasiu.
As always a thoroughbred and he consistently hassled the
Kwara United defence within and without. Scored a superb and richly deserved
goal after dribbling past three defenders. He slipped the ball home with
Ajani scored twice and help set up one as he stuck out like
a pair of patent leather shoes at a hoedown with his dazzling footwork. He also
had a strong effort blocked and menaced throughout.
A superb performance saw him score a goal. Continually
tortured the Bayelsa United defence. His direct approach was commendable.
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