MFM Vs Shooting Stars FC: Home Win, Under 2.5
The head coach of MFM FC Fidelis Ilechukwu made a strong statement in his press conference over the midweek after the Olukoya boys were defeated in Markurdi against Lobi Stars. He reaffirmed his clubs tittle push and playing at home against shooting stars will definitely get the team back to winning ways. Shooting Stars have always gotten the better of MFM in their last 3 encounters winning twice and getting a draw in the last. MFM are currently 4th on the log and will do everything possible to get all three points at the Soccer Temple come Sunday. Shooting Stars are yet to record an away victory in their last 5 away games whereby loosing 4 and managing to get a single draw. MFM will get all three points in this low scoring match.
ABS FC Vs Lobi Stars FC: Home win or Draw, Over 2.5
Lobi Stars have never won the Saraki boys in Ilorin Township Stadium before. From 2012 till date Lobi Stars have visited twice and have failed to win or even get a draw in any of those matches. ABS has mostly depended on home matches in getting good results in the NPFL this season, because of this reason, it will be very difficult for the travelers to get all 3 points in this particular one. ABS are currently 5 points behind Lobi in 12th position on the log and will do everything possible to keep up the momentum at the Ilorin Township Stadium on Sunday.
Rivers United FC Vs Ifeanyi Ubah: Home win, GG & Over 2.5
Rivers United will come all out against the Nnewi boys in this crunch encounter . Ifeanyi Ubah’s 6 match unbeaten run was halted over the weekend in Lagos when they lost to MFM but also returned to winning ways with a victory against ABS in Nnewi. Ifeanyi Ubah will at least get a goal in this one but the home team will take all 3 points at the end. This match will be a very tough match because Rivers United have won 4 out of their last 5 matches. History has it that the two teams have previously played 5 times and Rivers United are yet to lose at home against Ifeanyi Ubah. Rivers United are poised to take all 3 points in this particular encounter.
Wikki Tourists Vs Niger Tornadoes FC: Home Win, Under 2.5
Niger Tornadoes have lost 7 of their last 7 away matches consecutively so far. They are very poor traveling away from home. Wikki Tourists are in red-hot form when it comes to home matches. They have gotten maximum 3 points in their last 5 home matches and i strongly back them up to continue their stretch of home wins. This good run of home wins have made Wikki to come out of relegation zone for now.
Rangers Int’l Vs Akwa United: Home win & Under 2.5
Akwa United have failed to beat Enugu Rangers in 11 attempts since 2012. The best result Akwa United have managed to get in Enugu is just a 2:2 draw in November 2015. The defending champions will continue their impressive form after getting an all important draw against El Kanemi Warriors in the mid-week fixture. Enugu Ranger will come out winner in this low scoring one at the Cathedral come Sunday.
Kastina United Vs El Kanemi Warriors: Home Win, Under 2.5
El Kanemi Warriors are yet to get a single point from their last 5 away matches in the league. This record means that they are very poor away from home in the NPFL. Kastina United have also kept it very strong in the league so far, by getting 13 points from possible points in their last 5 matches at home. Kastina United will get all three points in this particular one come Sunday.
Remo Stars Vs Nasarawa United: Draw, Under 2.5
Remo Stars will have to sweat it out against a very difficult Nasarawa United who held Rangers at the Cathedral to barren draw last weekend. Remo are in a very poor form currently as they have just managed to get just 3 points from their last 5 matches in the league so far. Even though 4 out of those 5 matches were all played on away grounds but expect the league’s struggles to continue struggling this weekend in a low scoring draw against Nasarawa United.
Eyimba Int’l Vs Abia Warriors: Home win or Draw, Under 2.5
Eyimba will be squaring it out this weekend against local rivals Abia Warriors in a mouth-watering encounter this weekend. This particular fixture has produced twists and turns over the years and will definitely be a great match to witness again. The duo have met 7 times lately and have secured 2 win apiece while the rest ended in a draw. Eyimba is currently having an impressive run of home victories having won their last 5 home matches consecutively. The home team is backed up in this particular one to either get a win or a draw. Abia Warriors also are currently 4 points behind Eyimba and will do everything possible to at least get a point against their local rivals Eyimba on Sunday.
Plateau United Vs Gombe United: Home win, Under 2.5
Plateau United made a huge title statement of Wednesday 7th of June 2017 when they defiled all odds and secured that very important away victory against Sunshine Stars in Akure to set up a 5 point lead against Ifeanyi Ubah. The victory will be a huge factor coming against poor travelers Gombe United who have just managed to get just 1 point in their last 5 away matches. Record also have it that Gombe United are yet to beat Plateau United in Jos, this simply means that the home team will very sure of extending their lead in the NPFL this Sunday.
Kano Pillars Vs Sunshine Stars: Home win, Over 2.5
Kano Pillars will continue their huge title push this weekend against Sunshine Stars who are so much in a poor form currently. Sunshine Stars have lost all their last 7 away matches in the league so far. The last time they managed to get a good result away from home was against Nasarawa United back in February this year. The Akure boys are poised to let in good number of goals in the Sani Abacha Stadium this Sunday. Kano Pillars have also not had so much consistency at home so far but they are poised to getting a good result against relegation struggles Sunshine Stars.