Enyimba claims derby spoils with Heartland

Enyimba claims derby spoils with Heartland


Enyimba ended a fruitless run against their eastern rivals Heartland on Saturday with a 1-0 win at the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Owerri.

It was Enyimba’s first win against Heartland in eight years.

Steven Chukwuedo scored the winning goal with nine minutes remaining.

The forward became the first Enyimba player to score against Heartland since Peter Onyekachi opened the scoring in a 1-1 tie in 2016.

With this win, Enyimba moved up to fifth place in the NPFL rankings.

Heartland remains in last place with six points after 10 games.

Source: dailypost.ng

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