Kwara United returned to the pinnacle of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) with the a 2-0 defeat of Nasawara United in Ilorin, on Sunday.
The Harmony Boys were fired into front through Samuel Ganda in the 58th minute before Michael Ohanu scored the decisive goal with nine minutes from time.
After the first half of the ongoing NPFL campaign, United ascended the top of the log with 36 points from 19 games alongside Kano Pillars with 6 goals separating both sides.
Kano Pillars moved to second position on the table after a hard-fought 1-0 home win against Warri Wolves courtesy of Rabiu Alli’s 63rd minutes winner.
Elsewhere, MFM were held to a 1-1 draw by FC IfeayiUbah, Lobi Stars rallied back from a goal down to beat Jigawa Golden Stars 2-1, Wikki Tourists recorded a 3 -1 home win over Katsina United in Bauchi.
MFM 1-1 Ifeanyiubah
Lobi 2-1 Jigawa GS
Dakkada 4-2 Rivers Utd
Kwara Utd 2-0 Nasarawa
Wikki 3-1 Katsina Utd
Kano Pillars 1-0 Wolves432