Nigeria League: Kano Pillars defeat Enyimba

Kano Pillars Football Club on Sunday defeated visiting Enyimba International FC of Aba 1-0 in a Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, week four match.

Moses Ekpai scored the only goal in the 43rd minute from a solo effort in the match played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano.

Speaking during the post-match conference, the Kano Pillars’ Head Coach, Okey Emordi, expressed delight at his team’s style of play.

He, however, acknowledged that his players wasted many goal scoring opportunities.

“It was a good match. Both teams played very well. But we (Pillars) had several chances, and we failed to convert them.

“It is a game we contested very well. It was a game of the two top teams in the league.”

Also speaking, Enyimba’s Head Coach, Kadiri Ikhana, said his team prepared very well for the encounter.

“The match was a classic between two good sides,” he said.


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