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NPFL: Remo Stars Win Derby, Akwa United End Barren Run

By Sports Recorder edition, Friday, November 3, 2023. Admin.

Remo Stars claimed supremacy in the South West derby, edging out Shooting Stars 3-0 in Ikenne on Wednesday night.

Experienced forward Sikiru Alimi netted twice, while Ahmed Akinleye scored the other goal for Daniel Ogunmodede’s side.

Alimi has now scored four goals in the Nigeria Premier Football League this season.

Remo Stars secured the top spot on the table following the win.

At the Eket Stadium, Akwa United recorded their first victory of the season with a 1-0 win against Gombe United.

Kufre Ebong scored the winning goal in the 35th minute.


Heartland remain winless after they were held to a 1-1 draw at the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Owerri.

Oyanakachi Okafor gave the hosts the lead after 18 minutes.

The visitors levelled through Farouk Mohammed 10 minutes before the break.


Heartland 1-1 Rivers Utd

Tornadoes 0-0 Enyimba

Akwa Utd 1-0 Gombe Utd

Kano Pillars 3-0 Bayelsa Utd

Kwara Utd 2-1 Sporting Lagos

Plateau Utd 1-0 Katsina Utd

Remo Stars 3-0 Shooting Stars

Sunshine Stars 2-1 Abia Warriors

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