Breaking: Akwa United hand first ever NPFL title to Rivers United


Rivers United on Saturday emerged champions of 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) after Plateau United succumbed to Akwa United defeat in Uyo.

With three matches to the end of the current league campaign and possible nine points at stake, Rivers United are ahead with 10 points against rival Plateau United.

Rivers United will face Nasarawa United away on Sunday.