Enyimba, Sunshine Draw In NPL Match

Enyimba International of Aba and Sunshine Stars settled for a 0-0 draw in a rescheduled Nigeria Premier League, NPL matche played at Akure Stadium in Ondo State on Thursday.
The People’s Elephant, as Enyimba are fondly called played their hearts out, but Sunshine goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa was at his best to stop Enyimba strikers.
Emeka ‘Ayaya’ Nwanna missed a glaring chance to score for Enyimba as Ezenwa covered well to confuse the experienced striker.
Returning striker Dele Olorundare also failed to give Sunshine the lead in the 51st minute and six minutes later, Abdulrahman Bashir missed a scoring chance to put Enyimba ahead.
However, Musa Najare’s 71st minute penalty was all Warri Wolves needed to beat El Kanemi Warriors 1-0 in another re-scheduled NPL match in Warri.
El Kanemi were resolute before Najare stepped forward to score from the spot kick after Joshua Obaje was brought down in the vital area.
Bayelsa United also defeated Sharks by a lone goal, as veteran left back Mutiu Adegoke scored the only goal of the game in the 20th minute.


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