By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Remo Stars suffered its first defeat of the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season after a 1-0 loss to Gombe United on Sunday.
Ibrahim Yahaya fired home with a left-footed venomous shot through Yusuf Abdulazeez’s assist in the 15th minute to convert the winning goal for the host.
The result meant that there is no unbeaten team this season in the NPFL.
Rivers United’s 3-0 win over Wikki Tourist on Saturday ensured that the Port Harcourt-based side moved to the top of the league table.
Remo Stars dropped to the third position after Plateau United’s 0-1 win away against Kano Pillars.
Lobi Stars and Shooting Stars also picked wins while the game between Nasarawa United and Sunshine Stars ended in a 1-1 draw as defending Champions, Akwa United missed two penalties to play out a 0-0 draw with Heartland.
2021/2022 NPFL Matchday 12 Results
Akwa United 0-0 Heartland
Gombe United 1-0 Remo Stars
Kano Pillars 0-1 Plateau United
Lobi Stars 2-1 MFM FC
Shooting Stars 1-0 Dakkada FC
Katsina United 1-0 Kwara United
Enyimba 1-1 Niger Tornadoes
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