Akwa United football club of Uyo is getting closer to securing a super 6 play off as substitute Godspower Aniefiok scored an Injury time goal to give the promise keepers Maximum Points in Omoku.
The Promise Keepers produced an amazing display at the Krisdera Hotel Stadium in Omoku and left it late to steady the ship as Ndifreke Effiong raced down the left flank to set-up Aniefiok Godspower who flick his header over onrushing goalkeeper Godwin Dede to seal his team’s tenth win of the season.
The win which was the Promise Keepers’ second over Go Round this season condemned Go Round to their first ever home defeat in the Nigeria Professional Football League.
Akwa United are now 4 points clear of second place FC Ifeanyi Ubah who will take on Abia Warriors tomorrow as the Promise keepers now has 34 points from 18 games.
Akwa United will next battle relegation threatened Yobe Dersert Stars in Uyo on Sunday in one of Matchday 19 fixtures while Go Round will make a long trip to Kano for a date with Kano Pillars.