Warri Wolves have closed within three points of Nigeria league leaders Enyimba after they thrashed Akwa United 3-0 in a rescheduled game T...
Wolves now have 59 points from 34 matches, just three points shy of leaders Enyimba with four matches to the end of the season.
The match between hosts Wolves and Akwa was re-arranged for Thursday after heavy rain rendered the pitch at the Warri City Stadium unplayable.
Joseph Osadiaye smashed a hat-trick within 68 minutes against his former club. He opened scoring after 13 minutes off a corner by Ikechukwu Igbenegbu, before he completed his brace in the 51st minute courtesy of another assist by Ibenegbu.
His third goal was a superb curler from outside the box. Akwa were reduced to 10 men in the 53rd minute when Konnou Paterne was sent off after a second booking