NPFL: Dakkada edge Doma to end four match winless streak

Published on: 09 April 2023

Uyo based side, Dakkada FC have recorded their win after four matches following their win over Doma United in the Nigeria Premier Football League match day 13 encounter on Saturday, reports.

Dakkada FC returned to winning ways with their first clean sheet this season after piping the Gombe based club by a goal to nil courtesy of Mmekutmfon Udosen's strike at the Nest of Champions.

After playing without a win since mid February the Uyo side came into the tie with a lot of intent to end the poor run.

They were the better side for a large part of the encounter, but the momentum they had could not produce a goal.

However, their performance paid off early in the second half as Mmekutmfon Udosen tapped into the net after a blocked shot by goalkeeper Kingdom in the 59th minutes.

Dakkada FC did enough to keep the score the same till the end of the tie to get a vital victory as their battle out of the relegation zone continues.

Dakkada FC will play Rivers United on Sunday in their next match while Doma United will play Wikki Tourist on the same day.


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