2020 Season

2020 Schedule
11-9-16, 15th in Nigerian Professional League
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Akwa United close the gap on leaders

Michael Ibe's goal for 10-man Akwa United sealed a 1-0 away victory against Yobe Desert Stars on a weekend in which league leaders Lobi Stars lost.

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Lobi Stars pull further clear at the top

Lobi Stars moved five points clear at the top of the NPFL table on Sunday thanks to a 1-0 home win against Sunshine Stars.

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3yDami Ugbane, KweséESPN

Honours even in Nigerian Clasico

Enyimba denied Kano Pillars top spot in the Nigeria Professional Football League following a 1-1 draw.

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Top three on fire in NPFL

Title favourites Akwa United, Plateau United and Kano Pillars maintained their early season lead by scoring a combined 11 goals in a frantic match-day

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Akwa lose ground on leaders Plateau

Plateau United and MFM maintained their fight for Nigerian Professional Football League honours on Sunday, but Akwa United lost further ground.

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NPFL Wrap: Top four remain unchanged

Plateau United maintained their five-point lead at the top of the standings, while Akwa United kept the pressure on the league leaders.

2020-21 Table

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Akwa United3618144+2768
Nasarawa United3619512+1662
Enyimba3617118+662
Kano Pillars3618711+961
Rivers United FC3617910+1160
Kwara United3617811+1559
Enugu Rangers3617811+1359
Lobi Stars3616713+555
Dakkada FC3615516-650
Plateau United3613914+1048
MFM FC36121212+148
Katsina United3613716-546
Heartland3612915-745
Abia Warriors36111114+544
Wikki Tourists3611916-842
Sunshine Stars36101115-1241
Jigawa Stars36101016-1840
Warri Wolves3610818-1538
Ifeanyi Ubah FC3681216-1636
Adamawa United3651021-3125