An Okafor Onyekachi brace helped Crown FC come back from a goal down to beat Dolphins 2-1 in Ibadan.
The ‘Ajilete Boys’ were already down by a goal at the break, after midfielder Ifeanyi Egwim backheeled into the net his third goal of the new Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season to climb joint top of the the goal scorers’ chart.
Onyekachi leveled for the hosts eight minutes from the hour mark before netting his second goal eight minutes to the dead.
Lobi 2-0 Gombe
At the Katsina Ala stadium, Lobi Stars scored two second-half goals to beat Gombe United 2-0.
John Paul grabbed the hosts’ second via a John Kollie’s assist.
Akwa 2-0 Kaduna
Namso Edo and Emmanuel Enize were among the goals as Akwa United beat Kaduna United 2-0 on Sunday.
The hosts went into the break with a one goal lead, thanks to Edo’s spot kick, which took him to the summit of the goalscorers’ chart.