Enyimba Captain Chinedu Udoji was the hero again as his 75th goal turned to be the match winner...
Enyimba Captain Chinedu Udoji was the hero again as his 75th goal turned to be the match winner as the Aba Landlords scraped a 2-1 win over Shooting Stars in their Week 33 clash on Sunday at the Aba International stadium.
Ajani Ibrahim of 3SC had previously cancelled out the opening goal by the Peoples Elephant before Udoji again showed how vital he is to the title charge of Enyimba as he helped secured the match winner.
With this, Enyimba’s quest for an unprecedented seventh Premier League title is well on course as the latest three points secured has taken their tally to 61 with five games left to go.
On their part Warri Wolves stay second albeit they have lost some ground behind Enyimba as they could only manage a 1-1 draw away to Enugu Rangers at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium.
Elsewhere in Jos, Giwa FC have found their way into the top four having secured maximum points in their home game against relegation threatened Dolphin FC.
Lawal Shittu’s sixth minute goal was enough to give Giwa FC victory and take their points tally to 54 same as Wikki Tourist who are in third spot but were beaten 2-0 by Sharks FC.
The only away victory in the Week 33 fixtures was recorded by Nasarawa United who piped Bayelsa United 2-1 to further compound their relegation woes.
Match Day 33 Results
- Giwa FC 1-0 Dolphins
- Sharks 2-0 Wikki
- FC Taraba 1-0 Heartland
- Enyimba 2-1 Shooting Stars
- Bayelsa Utd 1-2 Nasarawa Utd
- Lobi Stars 2-1 Kwara Utd
- Akwa Utd 1-0 Abia Warriors
- Kano Pillars 2-1 Sunshine Stars
- Rangers 1-1 Wolves