Match Report

Abia Warriors 1-0 Kada City

(Emeka I.) 83′ Penalty

Abia Warriors played against Kada city at home in the NPFL 2018/19 matchday 4 encounter at the Umuahia Township stadium.

Abia warriors started the game well in front of the home fans but the visitors stood firm in their backline to prevent warriors attackers.

The first chance for Abia Warriors came when Ibrahim was brought down and the centre referee gave a free kick, but Warriors man failed to utilize it.

Kada city faced another scare when Abia Warriors came close to scoring the first goal in the 17th minute.

Kada city goalkeeper was again called to action in the 32 minute when Ibrahim Olawoyin took a long range effort.

Despite the high pressing football from Abia Warriors, Kada city took a quick run which hit the upright of Abia goal.

David onovo (kada city) initially hit the Woodwork in the 33rd minute after beating two defenders with a shot which came off the goal post of Abia Warriors.

However the goals failed to come till the 83rd minute before Emeka Isaac converted Abia Warriors spot kick.

Lineups Abia Warriors

1 Enaholo J. (G)
25 Somtochukwu O.,
31 Hyacinth N.
14 Mark D.
11 Olawoyin I.
4 Abdullahi F. 6
Abiodun A.
10 Asiegbu S.
22 Chigozirim M.
27 Fiberesima H.
32 Goodluck O.

Kada City

7 Iwuala A.
17 Dogara P.
12 Felix B.
40 Collins S.
4 Ekene O.
11 Papa I.
19 Suleiman S.
32 Kantoma S.
1 Sunday O.(G)
20 Onovo D.
35 Umar M.