By Uche Dozie
Sport Writer, kick442.com-Nigeria
Abia Warriors extended their unbeaten run to 4 after their one nil win against Wikki Tourist on Saturday in a match day 13 fixture of the 2020/2021 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.
Number 4 jersey for Abia Warriors, Fatai Abdullahi converted a penalty kick almost at the end of first half to give the home side the lead which later became the match winner.
It was Wikki Tourist who looked threatening as Mustapha Abdullahi in the 22nd minutes took a corner from the right hand and Nazifi Yahaya opted for an acrobatic effort which beats goalkeeper Ojo Olorunleke, but was stopped by the crossbar and cleared by the Warriors for a corner.
16 minutes later, Manu Garba aimed at goal to beat warriors goalkeeper, but his shot went off target.
In the 45th minutes, Salisu Adamu tripped Paul Samson in the box as the rules it a penalty which scored by Abdullahi.
The win takes Abia Warriors to ninth position on the log pending when other NPFL teams’ matches are played on Sunday.
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