NPFL: Rangers beat Enyimba in Oriental Derby - FCNaija

NPFL By: Ayodeji Tunde | 11/03/2018

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Enugu Rangers emerged victorious in the Oriental derby on Sunday against Enyimba.

In what was a battle of former champions, the Flying Antelopes piped the Peoples' Elephant 1-0 in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matchday 12 fixture at ‘the Cathedral’  Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu on Sunday.

Rangers new signing, Bright Silas scored the only goal for the Flying Antelopes against the Peoples Elephant to secure a vital home win in the epic encounter.

The former Plateau United player made the difference in the crunch tie.

With the win, Rangers are now 5th on the log; having amassed 18 points from 12 games.

The victory over Enyimba is only the fifth win of the seson for Coah Gbenga Ogunbote's side.