By Sab Osuji:
Photo courtesy LMC:
El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri moved up in the Nigeria Professional Football League table after a 2-0 defeat of Warri Wolves in a match day 20 clash on Saturday.
It was a sweet revenge for the Maiduguri side who crashed with similar score-line during the corresponding fixture in Warri.
Completesportsnigeria.com reports that El-Kanemi Warriors now moved up to the 12th position with 25 points, leaving Wolves in 13th spot despite both sides having the same 25 points.
Hussaini Bata opened scoring for the home side a minute past the hour mark after finishing off Chinedu Ohanachom’s cross.
Samuel Matthias made it 2-0 with a quarter of an hour remaining on the clock from a freekick from 30 yards out.
The remaining match day 20 games will be decided across the country on Sunday with Heartland’s Oriental Clash with Enugu Rangers as star match of the day.