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NPFL: 3SC, Nasarawa Secure Home Victories

Posted: Apr 17, 2016 at 3:00 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

Shooting Stars and Nasarawa United secured important home victories in their week 12 fixtures against Heartland and Plateau United in the Nigeria Professional Football League on Saturday.

At the Lekan Salami Stadium in Ibadan, 3SC beat Heartland 2-1, while Nasarawa United also recorded same victory margin over Plateau United.
Shooting Stars Muyiwa Lawal broke the deadlock in the 51st minute, before Anthony Oussou levelled up  for Heartland four minutes later.
However, Seun Akinyemi restored 3SC’s lead in the 71st minute.
In Makurdi, Nasarawa United continued its resurgence with a 2-1 win over Plateau United.
Seun Sogbeso scored the curtain raiser for the home side from the spot on 19 minutes. Like in Ibadan, Julius Nuhu equalized for United before Esosa Igbinoba got the winner with 11 minutes left.