A total of 17 goals were scored on Match Day 2 with one draw and an away victory recorded
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MFM FC made two changes to the team that played Abia Warriors in the first away game of the new season
The result meant Plateau United became the first title-holders to win their opening match day since 2013
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the defending champions pipped hosts Nasarawa United FC 1-0 at the Lafia Township Stadium.
According to the team’s media media officer, Waheed Bibire, Stephen, an official and their cameraman were injured in the accident.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the team was returning from Lagos where they honoured the Nigeria National League Super Four
The competition, which is for the top two clubs in the 2016/2017 NNL’s two conferences, is a knockout event
The interesting Northern Conference encounter, played at the Kwara State Stadium, saw the hosts take the lead in the 35th minute as Michael Ohanu converted a penalty after Ismail’s Maiyaki was adjudged to have handled the ball from Kazeem Oseni’s cross.
Mighty Jets goalkeeper, Rutjuwe Gobum, had earlier saved Abubakar Tenimu’s penalty in the fourth minute of the game after Nkenji Cletus brought down Emeka Iwuji in the box
He thanked the players, coaches and members of staff for their endurance and sacrifice throughout the season.
The chairman also thanked Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State for his support to the team and the opportunity given him to serve
Kwara United had defeated Supreme Court FC 1-0 in the first round in Abuja earlier in the season
The Week 3 match was played at the Kwara Stadium Complex in Ilorin
Despite not taking part in the first matches played at weekend after both the league body and Nigeria Football Federation ruled that their opponent, FC Taraba, have not been certified to feature in the current campaign, Supreme Court FC Captain, Hilary Nkaru, said his teammates are prepared for action when they take on Kwara United on Friday
Thompson called on players, officials, management, stakeholders and supporters to put all hands on deck to ensure that the team was back to the Premier League next season
While addressing the players on Wednesday before their departure to Ado-Ekiti, the Chairman of the club, Prince Oladimeji Thompson, charged the players to work hard to justify their selection
Addressing the assembled media at the unveiling ceremony, Obuh stated that he will lead the club back to the Nigeria Professional Football League after their relegation to the Nigeria National League at the end of the 2014/15 season
Kwara United FC is currently in the 18th position on the 20 team Nigeria Premier Football League table, with 32 points from 31 matches and with a goal deficit of minus 15
Rhoda Ajiboye, the Permanent Secretary of the Kwara State Ministry of Sports and Youth Development, on Monday announced the indefinite…
Goalkeeper Suraj Ayeleso put up a scintillating performance on Saturday in Makurdi to help visiting Kwara United FC of Ilorin…
The General Manager of Kwara United FC, Alhaji Haruna Maigidansanma, has confirmed that the car carrying the team’s technical crew…