NPFL: Remo Stars pick continental ticket; Katsina United, Heartland relegated

NPFL: Remo Stars pick continental ticket; Katsina United, Heartland relegated

By Mike Oyebola

Remo Stars will compete in the CAF Confederation Cup next season after finishing in the third position in the Nigeria Professional Football League.

The Ikenne-based club defeated Niger Tornadoes 3-0 at home to ward off the threat of Kwara United.

Andy Okpe scored a hat-trick for the Remo Stars in the game.

Katsina United and Heartland have now been relegated on the final day of the campaign.

Katsina United, who lost 2-0 to Wikki Tourists in Bauchi, finished in the 17th position on the table.

Heartland finished in 18th position despite beating Kwara United 1-0 at the Okigwe Township Stadium.

Kano Pillars and MFM have already been relegated to the Nigeria National League.

FULL RESULTS

Heartland 1-0 Kwara Utd
Remo Stars 3-0 Tornadoes
Dakkada 3-0 Sunshine Stars
Plateau Utd 1-0 Enyimba
Wikki 2-0 Katsina Utd
Abia Warriors 3-0 Lobi
Rangers 2-0 Akwa Utd
Rivers Utd 1-0 Gombe Utd
Kano Pillars 2-1 3SC
MFM 0-1 Nasarawa Utd

NPFL: Remo Stars pick continental ticket; Katsina United, Heartland relegated

Source: Daily Post.

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