NPFL: Dakkada 2-4 Abia Warriors as Onuh’s men grab second away win


In Uyo, Abia Warriors defeated Dakkada 4-2 to compound the woes of the home team, who are now battling to escape the drop.

Emmanuel Onu opened the scoring for the visitors as he capitalised on a loose ball to put Abia Warriors ahead on 27 minutes.

The visitors doubled their advantage through John Peter three minutes after the break.

Emmanuel Ayoasi got one back for the hosts on 65 minutes.

Abia Warriors regained their two-goal cushion 11 minutes from time when Felix Aniekwe fired home from outside the box.

However, Dakkada skipper Aniekan Ekpe scored to set up a grandstand finish to the game but it was the Warriors who sealed their win through Monday Yakubu in stoppage time.

Match day six action continues on Sunday in Groups A and B across other centres.