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Oriental derby headlines Matchday 13 of NPFL as Enyimba visit Jigawa

Matchday 13 of the 2020/21 NPFL season is set to commence on Saturday 27th of February through Monday March 1st at different centres across the country.

In Saturday’s only fixture, a resurgent Abia Warriors host Wikki Tourists at the Okigwe Township Stadium looking to continue with their good run of form that has seen them move out of the bottom four. The match will be aired live on NTA and the NPFL.tv app from 4pm.

On Sunday, Akwa United welcome an out-of-sorts Rivers United to the Nest of Champions in Uyo looking to pile on the misery of the Pride of Rivers.

Jigawa Golden Stars welcome third-placed Enyimba to the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna looking to pick up a shock win in the game.

Struggling FC Ifeanyi Ubah host Plateau United at their Nnewi home looking to bounce back from a defeat last time out. Plateau United won their last game 3-0 and will be looking to build on that result.

Lobi Stars host Katsina United at the Aper Aku Stadium after having suffered a shock 1-0 defeat at bottom club, Adamawa United in their Matchday 12 encounter. Both sides will be looking to pick up maximum points in the encounter.

Sunshine Stars welcome bottom side, Adamawa United to the Ondo State Sports complex looking to get their season back on track with a win. The Akure Gunners are winless in their last five matches this season.

Dakkada FC host league leaders, Kano Pillars at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo looking to bounce back from their defeat at the hands of Heartland. Pillars will be looking to maintain their position at the top of the log with an away win.

Second placed Kwara United host relegation-threatened Warri Wolves at the Kwara State Sports complex looking to snap a two game winless run by picking up maximum points from the encounter.

In one of the league’s biggest Oriental derbies, Rangers International welcome Heartland to the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu with both sides looking to gain ground on the leaders in the league with three points. The match will be aired live on NTA and the NPFL.tv app from 4pm.

In Monday’s only fixture, MFM FC host Nasarawa United at the Soccer Temple in Agege looking to bounce back from a tough period that saw them change managers

Salahudeen Sulayman

Sulayman is a sports enthusiast and budding Sports writer. You can reach him on Twitter @Sulayman_Salah

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