Heartland secured a vital point on the road on Sunday as they forced Kano Pillars to a barren d...
Heartland secured a vital point on the road on Sunday as they forced Kano Pillars to a barren draw at the Sani Abacha Stadium in their Match Day 17 NPFL tie.
The Naze Millionaires who have recorded a pocket of good result away from home; including the draw away against Enyimba in one of the installment of the popular Oriental derby put up another impressive defensive display against the Pyramid Boys on Sunday.
Captain Rabiu Ali tried severally to save the day for Pillars but Ebele Obi in goal for Heartland denied the hosts getting any goals.
At the end the points were shared and Pillars have again lost ground in keeping pace with Rangers at the top.
They have dropped to 4th spot with 28 points from 17 games.
Match Day 17 Results
- Kano Pillars 0-0 Heartland
- Plateau Utd 1-1 El-Kanemi
- Rangers 4-1 Ikorodu Utd
- Wikki 4-0 Shooting Stars
- Abia Warriors 1-0 Rivers Utd
- Akwa Utd 1-0 Nasarawa Utd
- Lobi 2-0 Giwa FC
- Wolves 2-0 Sunshine Stars
- Enyimba 2-0 FC Ifeanyiubah
- *MFM v Tornadoes (Tomorrow 8pm)