FC Ifeanyi Ubah yesterday brightened their position on the log of the NPFL, after they held hosts, Abia warriors, to a goalless draw in a tension soaked Oriental derby at the Umuahia township stadium
Title contenders, MFM, left relegation bound Remo stars with more troubles when they snatched a 1-0 away win at Sagamu, in a match where MFM top scorer, Stephen Odey lost a penalty kick.
The victory has reduced the leadership margin on the log by Plateau United to three points, even as Plateau also beat Shooting Stars 2-0 at home.
Also another title contender, El-kanemi warriors recorded a slim 1-0 victory against Akwa United, who still maintained their third place on the log, despite the loss on 51 points.
Enyimba stayed fourth on 50 points after a 1-0 home win over Kano Pillars.
Wikki Tourists have shot to 11th on the table from 15th position after they beat Sunshine Stars 2-1 in Bauchi.
In other results, hosts, Katsina United, were pegged back 2-2 by ABS FC,
The NPFL match day 32 fixture between Enugu Rangers and Rivers United was not concluded today at Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu following heavy rainfall which made the pitch unplayable.
The match has been rescheduled for 8 a. m today amidst protest by Rivers United, who claim the shift will affect their rescheduled game away to Kano Pillars on Wednesday.