NPFL Week 20 Wrap: Rampant MFM smash Tornadoes, Lobi dim Sunshine

MFM FC were in fine form as they romped to a 3-0 win over Niger Tornadoes, while Kehinde Adeyemi copped a horror deflection in a slim win for Lobi Stars against Sunshine Stars.

Kano Pillars came from one down to salvage a draw against Heartland, while Enugu Rangers stole a point at Wikki Tourists.

Resurgent Kwara United beat Yobe Desert Stars, while Katsina Unitee enjoyed a 1-0 victory over Plateau United.

Here’s a wrap of all the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) week 20 action!

MFM FC 3-0 Niger Tornadoes

A brace from Sikiru Olatunbosun helped rampant MFM to move into 10th with a 3-0 thrashing of Niger Tornadoes.

Fidelis Ilechukwu’s men still trail league leaders Lobi Stars by 11 points, but strengthened their case to play on the continent, as Chijioke Akuneto was also on target.

Lobi Stars 1-0 Sunshine Stars

Lobi Stars increased their points at the top of the table to 37 thanks to a well deserved 1-0 victory over Sunshine Stars at the Aper Aku Stadium.

Kehinde Adeyemi’s 74th minute own goal settled the game.

Nasarawa United 2-0 Elkanemi Warriors

Nwani Okechukwu scored twice as Nasarawa United humbled Elkanemi Warriors 2-0.

Heartland 1-1 Kano Pillars

Nyima Nwagua scored a superb second half equalizer for Kano Pillars to draw at Heartland 1-1.

Okechukwu Nwadike netted for the relegation haunted Naze Millionaires.

Rivers United 0-0 Abia Warriors

Rivers United failed to defeat resolute Abia Warriors in a goalless draw at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium.

Wikki Tourists 1-1 Enugu Rangers

Tope Olusesi grabbed the equaliser for Enugu Rangers in a 1-1 draw against Wikki Tourists and denied Bala Nikyu’s men a win in Jos.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah 2-1 Go Round FC

FC Ifeanyi Ubah dented Go Round FC’s survival aspirations with a 2-1 win.

The away side showed generous attacking intent, and inevitably the opening goal soon arrived through Chidi Nwachukwu.

Ekene Awazie brought the Anambra Warriors putting the finishing touch to a fine team work.

Seka Pascal popped up with the match winner.

Kwara United 2-1 Yobe Desert Stars

Kwara United boosted their survival hopes with a 2-1 victory Yobe Desert Stars.

Segun Alebiosu put the Harmony Boys in the lead before Chinedu Ohanchom levelled matters.

Defender Sunday Chinedu struck the winner.

Katsina United 1-0 Plateau United

Katsina United moved to third spot courtesy of a 1-0 win over Plateau United.

Destiny Ashadi scored the only goal of the game in the 30th minute from the penalty spot.

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