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