Remo Stars Maintain Form, Enyimba Claims Another Oriental
New boys Remo Stars maintained their perfect start to the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) as they defeated visiting Heartland FC 3-0.
The NPFL entered Matchday 2 on boxing day which produced lesser goals than the opening day games.
A total of 16 goals was scored in all the ten games played, only Enyimba won away from home while three games ended in a draw.
Enyimba were involved in another Oriental Derby after opening the league with the city derby where they defeated Abia Warriors.
The People’s Elephant once again displayed why they are the club to beat in the South East.
Emeka Obioma came off the bench and scored a late winner in the 88th minute to hand Finidi George his fifth consecutive win in all games.
It was also the first away win in the NPFL against Rangers International FC since July 2015
NPFL MATCHDAY 2 RESULTS
Rangers 0-1 Enyimba
Nasarawa Utd 1-1 Gombe Utd
3SC 1-1 Akwa Utd
Kano Pillars 0-0 Lobi Stars
Abia Warriors 1-0 Sunshine Stars
Dakkada FC 2-0 MFM FC
Plateau Utd 1-0 Kwara Utd
Remo Stars 3-0 Heartland
Rivers Utd 3-0 Katsina Utd
Wikki Tourists 1-0 Tornadoes
Njidda Usa/African Top Sports