Lagos - Enugu Rangers, Kano Pillars and MFM FC are joint top
on the Nigeria Premier League table with ten points each after week five
Rangers defeated Wikki Tourists 1-0 in the only game played
Kano Pillars were victorious in a five-goal thriller to beat
a determined Akwa United 3-2 at the Sani Abacha stadium on Sunday.
Also read: As it happened: Nigeria Premier League Week 4 games
Despite not winning their match-day 5 game in a Lagos derby,
MFM still ranked among the top teams after a goalless draw with Ikorodu United
at the Onikan stadium.
Lobi Stars remained on nine points after losing 1-0 to
Heartland in Owerri. Rivers United moved to nine points following a 1-0 victory
over Nasarawa United in Port Harcourt, while Abia Warriors forced Plateau
United to a 1-1 draw to also move one point clear of the top.
Enyimba were dealt a major blow by El Kanemi in a 2-0 loss
in Katsina, while Warri Wolves secured a narrow 1-0 win over Niger Tornadoes.
FC IfeanyiUbah and Sunshine Stars left it late to share the
spoil 1-1 in Akure, while Shooting Stars managed a 2-1 win over visitors Giwa
FC at the Lekan Salami stadium.For
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