Two strikers meet Nigeria league goals record

Mfon Udoh

Two strikers, Mfon Udoh of Enyimba and Emem Uduok of Dolphins, on Sunday equalled the highest number of goals set by a player in a season of the Nigeria Premier League.

The 20-goal record was set by Jude Aneke three years ago.

Mfon Udoh scored two away goals to help Enyimba defeat their host, Nembe City, 2-1; while Emem Uduok scored once as Dolphins lost to Bayelsa United 1-3.

Also on Sunday, Kano Pillars boosted their chances of winning the league when they defeated El-Kanemi Warriors 1-3 in Kano; while Abia Warriors grabbed an away victory in Ibadan against Crown FC. The match between Warri Wolves and Sharks FC of Port Harcourt ended 1-1.

Full results of Week 36 matches

Nembe City 1 Enyimba 2

Crown FC 0 Abia Warriors 1

Sharks FC 1 Warri Wolves 1

Gombe Utd 1 Rangers International 0

Heartland FC 0 FC Taraba 0

Bayelsa Utd 3 Dolphins FC 1

El-Kanemi 1 Kano Pillars 3

Kaduna United 1 Giwa FC 1

Lobi Stars 1 Akwa United FC 0

Nasarawa United 2 Sunshine Stars 1

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