Defending NPFL champions Enugu Rangers have continued their poor start to the 2016/117 Nigerian Professional Football League season.
The Flying Antelopes fell to a 1-0 defeat to last season’s Rivers United in their latest league match.
The result left the Enugu based side in 16th position with 12 points after playing 10 games.
They however have two games outstanding owing to their participation in the CAF Champions League.
Plateau United remained on top of the table despite being held to a 1-1 draw away at Shooting Stars while second placed El Kanemi Warriors could not capitalize after suffering a 1-0 defeat away at Akwa United.
Full NPFL results
- Kano Pillars 3-1 Enyimba FC
- Rivers United 1-0 Enugu Rangers
- Niger Tornadoes 2-0 Nasarawa United
- FC IfeanyiUbah 2-2 Abia Warriors
- MFM FC 1-0 Remo Stars
- Sunshine Stars 1-0 Wikki Tourists
- Shooting Stars 1-1 Plateau United
- Akwa United 1-0 El Kanemi Warriors
- Lobi Stars 1-0 Gombe United
- ABS FC 1-0 Katsina United