MFM FC head coach, Fidelis Ilechukwu, has said his side's priority for the moment is to defeat reigning Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Enugu Rangers when they meet at the Agege Stadium on Friday night.

The Nnewi-born tactician during a pre-match press conference on Thursday spoke about how important it is for his team to claim the maximum points at their home ground they have now nicknamed the Soccer Temple.

Read more: Ilechukwu eyes first NPFL win with MFM over Rangers  

By Abdul Raheem

Destiny Ashadi's stoppage time free kick in the first half proved just enough for Katsina United to defeat FC Ifeanyiubah 1-0 in a rescheduled Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) game on Wednesday to end their run of three draws on the spin.

The midfielder stepped up confidently to take the free kick and his first execution landed inside the net but the referee felt he beat the whistle and ordered a replay. Unfazed, Ashadi was destined to repeat same act as he took a few steps back after placing the ball and when the all clear whistle sounded, he made no mistake repeating what he had done minutes earlier.

Read more: Ashadi snaps Katsina Utd draw streak, beating FC Ifeanyiubah 1-0  

By Promise Etim

Bobby Clement's late header helped Rangers International of Enugu secure all three points against visiting Lobi Stars of Makurdi in a 2-1 win in a rescheduled NPFL Matchday 7 fixture played at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium on Wednesday.

After earning qualification to the next round of the CAF Champions League, Rangers coach Imama Amapakabo and his team switched attention to the domestic front with a view of putting their campaign back on track, following a disappointing start.

Read more: Rangers leave it late against Lobi to win 2-1  

It is always a special occasion when Kano Pillars and Rivers United go toe to toe in any football competition.

The two sides met twice in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) last season, and even though just two goals were scored in the two fixtures, the quality of football served is still talked about till this day.

Read more: Rivers Utd, Pillars go toe to toe in Port Harcourt  

Remo Stars goalkeeper, Chizoba Ndukwe has expressed disappointment over his error against Lobi Stars in Sunday's Matchday 9 game of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

Ndukwe spilled Kingsley Eduwo's shot into the path of Anthony Okpotu for a simple tap in to score the equalizer in the 48th minute.

Read more: Remo Stars goalkeeper Ndukwe full of apologies over blunder  

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