Enyimba technical adviser, Usman Abd'Allah, has demanded display of character from his players against Rivers United in the Nigeria Professional Football League on Sunday.
Rivers United have declared right back, Markson Ojobo, Absent Without Official Leave after he absconded from the club’s camp.
Coach Duke Udi took a giant step having strengthened his squad as he attempts to rescue the Omoluabi Giants from relegation.
Usule carved out space to head home a bobbling ball on the near post to break down a resolute Rivers United side that for long stages looked full value for a well-deserved point at a rocking Muhhamadu Dikko (Karkanda) Stadium, Katsina.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Match Day 10 Nigeria Professional Football League encounter was played at the Kwara Stadium Complex
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Stephen Alfred’s goal at the Kwara State Stadium in Ilorin handed Lobi Stars their first defeat of the league season
Rivers United dropped to 14th following the reverse, while Sunshine Stars climbed to fifth with seven points from their opening four games
In-form Junior Lokosa scored Pillars’ consolation just after the half hour mark as the “Pride of Rivers” overpowered “Sai Masu Gida” 2-1 in a compelling contest decided at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt.
No Nigerian player was nominated, since their clubs —– Rangers and Rivers United —– failed to make it beyond the second round of the competition.