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  • October 8, 2013
  • • 16:00
  • • Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano

Live Commentary

  • That's all from me for this afternoon ladies and gents. I hope you enjoyed that game as much as I did. What a finish from Kano Pillars! it has been Shina Oludare (Eba) live from the Confluence Stadium, in Lokoja. Do forget to keep your tweets coming @sportingshina. Enjoy your afternoon everyone.
  • Ubale is the hero today. Comes off of the bench to nod in the winner. Kano Pillars now back to the top of the Nigeria Proffesional Football League.
  • FULL-TIME: Kano Pillars 1-0 Enyimba. Mannir Ubale wins it for the Pyramid boys.
  • 86'
    Kano Pillars 0-0 Enyimba
  • 83'
    Kano Pillars have been the better side in this half  but have not been able to convert their clear cut chances.
  • 82'
    Good news for Enyimba. Femi Thomas is back on his feet.Kano Pillars 0-0 Enyimba
  • 80'
    Referee Ogunmuyiwa attends to Enyimba goalie, Femi Thomas who seems unlikely to complete this game. The Aba Elephants have completed their substitution.
  • 78'
    Sokari Kingsley comes in for Victor Ezeji. Goal kick to Enyimba
  • 77'
    Gambo Mohammed  fouled. Freekick to Kano Pillars.
  • 74'
    Great play from Amankwo in the Kano Pillars goal area but his touch was so poor.
  • 73'
    Great freekick from Uwadiegwu but it brushes the side of the net.
  • 72'
    Freekick to Enyimba in Kano Pillars' dangerous area. Eugene Obi hacks down Amankwo.
  • 70'
    Rasak Aliyu of Enyimba down with injury. The referee stops the game temporarily.
  • 69'
    Gambo Mohammed shoots waywardly to Femi Thomas.
  • 67'
    SUBS FOR ENYIMBA: Bishop Onyeudo in, Andrew Abalogu out
  • 64'
    What a great save from Femi Thomas. Great effort from Shehu Abdulahi. Fantastic save from the former Flying Eagles' captain.
  • 64'
    Koformata wins throw in for Pillars. Umar zangp to take it.
  • 62'
    Andrew Abalogu shown the yello card for a rough challenge on Promise James. Free kick to Kano Pillars.
  • 61'
    Rasak brought down by Rabiu Ali. freekick to Enyimba
  • 60'
    Enyimba have won the league title six times in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2010 and are in the hunt for a record seventh crown this season.They are currently tied with Rangers on the number of titles won (six), with the Flying Antelopes' last shot at the league title being 1984.
  • 58'
    Kano Pillars in posession but..oh..Bello Koformata shoots tamely at the Enyimba goalie
  • 53'
    Pillars are third on the log with 57 points from 34 matches while Enyimba are a place and a point behind from same number of matches.
  • 52'
    Kano Pillars are still unbeaten at home for over 10 years with Julius Berger FC (now Bridge Boys FC) being the last known club to inflict a home defeat on Sai Masu on June 21, 2003. The club won the tie 2-1 in Kano.
  • 50'
    Enyimba of Aba getting more desperate to get the curtain raiser. Corner kick to the Aba Elephants.
  • 46'
    Welcome back.!!!The second half gets underway. Still a goaless situation between Enyimba and Kano Pillars in this rescheduled encounter. Dont forget to share you views with us @sportingshina
  • As we get set for the resumption of the second half. Where do you see this game going? Will Enyimba emerge victorious or will Kano Pillars tame the People's elephant? You can reach us @sportingshina. You comments will be published.
  • 45' + 1'
    End of first half. Kano Pillars 0-0 Enyimba. Great play from both ends...superb officiating!!!
  • 45' + 1'
    One minute added time. Corner Kick to Kano Pillars.
  • 45'
    What a miss by Umar!  The Kano Pillars' striker failed to convert a one on one chance with Thomas.
  • 44'
    Rabiu Ali wins a throw in for Kano Pillars in the Enyimba half. To be taken by Shagari.
  • 44'
    Goal kick to Enyimba. Femi Thomas has not been really tested in this half.
  • 42'
    Enyimba has been so dominant in this half but poor markmsmanship has been their major undoing in this exciting cracker.
  • 41'
    What a ssve from Kano Pillars goalie. A brilliant header from Victor Ezeji. Corner kick to Enyimba.
  • 40'
    Free kick to Enyimba after a trough tackle on Markson Ojobo.
  • 39'
    Wayward strike from Nzube of Enyimba. Wonder why he decided to blast the ball over the cross bar.
  • 38'
    Ojobo takes a long one into the Pillars half. Shehu Abdullahi of Kano Pillars down after getting a double tackle. Nzube Anaezemba cautioned for that.
  • 35'
    Another flick by Gamboo Mohammed of Kano Pillars but Femi Thomas to the rescue. His second attempt in ten minutes.
  • 32'
    Referee Jelili Ogunmuyiwa in firm control of this game as both sides yet to find the back of the net in this tensed encounter.
  • 29'
    Free kick to Kano Pillars.
  • 27'
    Still a goaless affair at the Lokoja Stadium.Kano Pillars 0-0 Enyimba