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[Nigeria] NPFL Matchday 25: Plateau United Set To Extend Points Gap As Enyimba, Kano Pillars Target Wins In Gombe and Bauchi

Actions resume on Wednesday in the Nigeria Professional Football League despite the issue of Coronavirus but behind closed doors according to the league management company, LMC as Plateau United is set to extend the gap between them and Rivers United.

Plateau United will be at home again after the scrappy 2-1 victory on Sunday against Nasarawa United.

The Peace Boys are 4 points above second placed Rivers United and will play host to Kwara United whom also managed a slim victory on Sunday against Wikki Tourist.

Akwa United will be on the road to the Northern part of the country after a picking point in Katsina on Matchday 24.

The Promised Keeper will be visiting Nasarawa United whom took all three 3 points on their visit to Uyo.

In Port Harcourt second placed Rivers United will play host to Warri Wolves who are unbeaten in their last four 4 games, The pride of Rivers needs an outright win to close the gap between them and League leaders, Plateau United.

In Bauchi, The encounter between Wikki Tourist and Kano Pillars promised to be a tough one with the already online banters between both clubs.

Wikki Tourist already in the relegation zone need all maximum points at home after the 1-0 loss to Plateau United on Matchday 23 in Bauchi while Kano Pillars target of the NPFL title and a continental ticket will motivate them to pick up a positive result in Bauchi.

Elsewhere, Enyimba will be on the road to Gombe to visit bottom placed Adamawa United whom lost their last home game to Warri Wolves.

The people Elephants are fully back in the league to defend the title by trouncing Sunshine Stars after crashing out of the CAF Confederation cup.

Other match day 25 encounters will be, Lobi Stars hosting FC Ifeanyi Ubah to maintain their place in the top three, Sunshine Stars against Katsina United while Jigawa Golden Stars battles Heartland FC in Kano.

NPFL Matchday 25 Fixtures

Adamawa Utd – Enyimba

Wikki Tourists – Kano Pillars

MFM – Abia Warriors

Akwa starlets – Enugu Rangers

Jigawa Golden – Heartland

Nasarawa Utd – Akwa Utd

Plateau Utd – Kwara Utd

Lobi stars – Ifeanyi Ubah

Rivers Utd – Warri Wolves

Sunshine – Katsina Utd

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