Rangers beat Lobi Stars to secure first win in NPFL Play-off
Rangers beat Lobi Stars to secure first win in NPFL Play-off
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Rangers beat Lobi Stars to secure first win in NPFL Play-off

Enugu Rangers put their opening day loss to Enyimba behind them to beat Lobi Stars 2-1 in their Nigeria Professional Football League Championship play-off tie at the Agege Stadium on Thursday.

Godwin Aguda's 13th minute opener was a result of a dorminating start by Rangers.

Chiamaka Madu doubled the Flying Antelopes advantage in the 28th minute dribbling past Ospino Egbo before slotting the ball into the net.

Sikiru Alimi pulled a goal back for Lobi Stars a minute before the hour mark following a beautiful cross from his strike partner Samad Kadiri.

It was Alimi ‘ s second goal in the Championship play-off.

Lobi Stars were however unable to find the all important equalising goal going down to their first defeat of the competition.

 

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