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NPFL Round up of Matchday: Plateau United record first win of the season


There were eight games played in the NPFL Northern and Southern conference with four home wins, three draws and one away win.

Plateau United recorded their first win of the new NPFL season when they beat league leaders El Kanemi Warriors 2-0 today in Ilorin.

New signing Bernard Ovoke and Saheed Jubril netted the goals for Plateau United to end a poor start to the new campaign.

Heartland are the new leaders in Group B with six points from three matches after the win over Nasarawa United.

Kwara United fought back from a goal down to stop Enyimba 3-2, Kada City beat fellow promoted team Gombe United 2-1, while Remo Stars were held to a 1-1 draw at home by another promoted team Bendel Insurance.

Kwara United are now the new leaders in Group A with four points from three matches.

Wikki Tourists beat visiting Niger Tornadoes, Kano Pillars were held to a 1-1 by Akwa United and Go Round and FC Ifeanyiubah played out a scoreless draw.

Nigeria National League (NNL) Super 8 champions Kada City started their campaign in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) with a 2-1 win over Gombe United in an encounter played on Sunday, January 20.

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