Lobi Stars Makurdi trashed Rivers United Four goals to One in march day 17 of the Nigerian Professional Football League.
Lobi netted an early lead when Ebubu’s cross from a free kick helped Douglas Achiv to flick the ball into the net in the third minute of the game.
The game moved with action to the second half when Ossy Martins broke through on a solo run from a Mathias pass to double the lead for Lobi at the 49th minute.
Matthias Samuel made it three for the Pride Of Benue at the 69th minute
However, at the 79th minute, Fortune Omoniwari reduced the deficit for the away side after Nelson Esor robbed Mutiu Ogundimi of the ball before setting up Omoniwari who calmly slots home from close range.
In the 84th minute, Ossy Martins scored his second goal of the the to seal the match in Lobi’s favour.
Other games played on Sunday..
Kwara United 5-0 Adamawa United #KWAADA
Abia Warriors 3-1 Katsina United #ABIAKAT
Wikki Tourists 1-2 Kano Pillars #WIKPIL
Heartland 1-1 Warri Wolves #HEAWOL
MFM FC 1-2 Akwa United #MFMAKW