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Nasarawa United narrowly won the first leg played at the National Stadium, Abuja penultimate weekend 2-1, meaning the fixture is delicately poised going into the return at the Leopold Senghor Stadium on Sunday

Although the opponents are yet to communicate their date of arrival to the Nigeria Football Federation, Nasarawa United FC Chairman, Isaac Danladi, told on Tuesday that his players are focusing on Sunday’s game and not when the opposition will jet into town

NAN reports that after the goal, an official of the Abia Warriors side rushed towards the Match Commissioner’s seat to complain about the goal, but reason prevailed after some intervention

Pillars piped Awka United by a lone goal in Kano, but second-placed Nasarawa United beat Sharks 2-0 while Enyimba whitewashed Bayelsa United 4-0 to sustain the pressure on the league leaders.

The Nasarawa side, managed by veteran Coach Alphonsus Dike, played their hearts out in the encounter but it was the national team that showed more maturity and should have easily won the game but for the several begging chances that were wasted