Naija Super 8: Lobi Stars pip Akwa United, qualify for S/final

A brace from Joseph Atule earned Lobi Stars a 2-0 win against Akwa United 2-0 in their Group B clash at the maiden Naija Super 8 on Wednesday.

Lobi have now joined Akwa in the last four of the eight-team tournament.

Atule opened scoring in the 15th minute with a header and doubled Lobi’s lead on 22 minutes.

The last game in Group B will see Yobe Stars take on former NPL champions Rivers United also on Wednesday.

Katsina United will confront Sporting Lagos on Thursday in the last Group A match of the group.