Kano Pillars beat Katsina United 1-0

Kano Pillars Football Club on Sunday‎ ‎defeated Katsina United FC 1-0 in their Match Day 10 fixture in the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.‎

Chinedu Udoji scored the lone goal in the 27th minute of the match played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano. ‎

Kano Pillars had several goal scoring chances in the first half, but could not extend their lead, while the visiting side’s defenders were able to hold them down.‎‎

Kano Pillars’ coach Kadiri Ikhana said that he was happy with his team recording another win, after their draw with Rivers United in Port Harcourt.‎

He expressed satisfaction with the game’s outcome, and also lamented the team’s poor performance in the second half of the match.‎

“We are now looking ahead to recording victory in every match,” the coach said.

On his part, Katsina United FC’s coach, Baldwin Bazuaye, commended his team for their performance.

He said he would however re-strategise to ensure that his team won matches home and away.



NAN/ Jibril .O