.In Match Day 25 Glo NPL Battle –
Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt will this weekend battle city rivals, Sharks in a Match Day 25 Glo Nigeria Premier League, NPL match with their unbeaten run at least in their last 5 league games.
In their previous home games, Dolphins defeated Kano Pillars 1-0, beat Heartland 1-0 and handed Crown FC 2-0 while the team played draws on the road against Giwa FC 1-1 and Sunshine Stars.
Dolphins have also been unbeaten in the last ten games in all competitions as they did not lose in five Federation Cup games against; Ingas 3-1, Kogi United 1-0, ELkanemi 1-0, Lobi Stars 4-2 and Prime FC 1-0.
Ahead of their match against Sharks, Togolese born Central defender Douhadji said; “Last season we lost at home to Sharks but it will be different this season. We need to win to top the league and we won’t be taking any chances.”
Dolphins have kept 11 clean sheets in the league this season and 14 in all competitions.
The last time Dolphins conceded a goal at home in the League was on 31 May in a 3-1 win against Lobi Stars.
The last time Dolphins lost a home game in the League was one year and one week ago, on 13 August 13, 2013 in a 2-1 loss to Sharks.
Also, number one goalkeeper, Sunday Rotimi has kept 10 clean sheets in the league and 13 in all competitions this season.
Emem Eduok is top scorer in the team with 9 goals in the League and 12 in all competitions.