NPFL: Enyimba down Shooting Stars, Heartland, Pillars share spoils


Chijioke Mbaoma scored the winning goal as Enyimba defeated Shooting Stars 1-0 in a Nigeria Premier Football League, NPFL, matchday 20 encounter on Saturday.

Mbaoma netted the decisive goal a minute before the break.

The striker was also on target in Enyimba’s 2-1 win against the same opponents in Ibadan in the last match of the first stanza.

In the other game of the day, Heartland held Kano Pillars to a 1-1 draw.

Pillars took the lead through Ibrahim Mustapha a minute before the half-hour mark.

Malachi Ohawume equalised for the home team in stoppage time