NPFL Bendel Insurance extend unbeaten run, Enyimba overcome 3SC. After a spirited 1-0 victory against Nasarawa United on Wednesday night, Bendel Insurance increased their undefeated run in the Nigeria Premier Football League to six games.
So far this season, the Benin Arsenals have won six and drawn two of their eight games.
The game-winning goal was scored by Ebuka Akobundu in minute 52.
A powerful strike from within the area by Akobundu past Jerry Isaac, the goalie for Nasarawa United.
Insurance kept first place in Group A with 20 points after 8 games.
Emeka Obioma, who is currently on fire, scored twice as Enyimba defeated Shooting Stars 2-0 in Aba.
Obioma’s header in the second minute gave the People’s Elephant the lead.
Ekenne Awazie put up the forward, who scored the second goal late in the first half.
With seven goals from eight games, he has now overtaken the NPFL’s leading scorer.
RESULT IN FULL
Plateau Utd defeated Elkanemi 5-0.
2-0 Shootings Insurance for Enyimba Nasarawa Utd won 1-0.
Bayelsa Utd 1-1 Abia Warrior Tornadoes 0-0 Kwara Utd 0-0 Remo Stars
Sunshine 2-1 Dakkada FC 2-1 Lobi Stars 2-1 Wikki Tourists.