NPFL:Plateau United suffer home defeat against Kwara United in Jos
By Samuel Rotimi
Nigeria Professional Football League defending Champion,Plateau United Football Club of Jos were inflicted with a devastating home defeat by Kwara United of Ilorin at the uncompleted Zaria road Stadium in Jos on Sunday.
Kwara United registered the first away win in the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League season as they secured a 2-0 win over Plateau United in Jos.
A second-half goal from Jide Fatokun in the 62nd minute and another one from Michael Ohanu five minutes after ensured that the Harmony Boys got their season off on a flying start leaving the Tin City Boys to mourn series of home defeat at the Zaria road stadium .
Recall that Plateau United fews weeks ago suffered a home defeat against Simba S.C of Tanzania in the CAF Champions League 1st leg match at the same venue.
In other matches, Adamawa United at their adopted home ground in Gombe forced Kano Pillars to a 1-1 draw.
Rabiu Ali had given the visitors the lead very early in the first half.
However, Adamawa United in the 75th minute pulled level when Isa Garba’s shot from range took a deflection off Abdullahi Musa and landed in the net.
In Lagos and Lafia, MFM FC and Nasarawa United secured 2-1 victories over Warri Wolves and Wikki Tourists respectively.