Akwa United may seek to put a stop to coach Kennedy Boboye and his high-flying Plateau United’s clean record when they clash in the NPFL week 8 fixtures at the Nest of Champions stadium in Uyo this weekend.
The Tin City lads have maintained a clean slate in the seven weeks old league and Akwa United coach, Abdul Maikaba may seek to cut short the rising record.
In other venues, coach Godwin Koko Uwuah will file out a solid side that could tame Katsina United chairman, Ahmed Kurfi Balele whose chief coach, Bala Nikyu has left.
Third-placed Abia Warriors will travel to Lafia to keep a date with Nasarawa United, while former champions, Enyimba will battle Niger Tornadoes for points at the neutral ground of Confluence stadium in Lokoja, where the Minna side has banished itself to.
Fresh from an away draw last week, Sunshine Stars of Akure will welcome vastly improves ABS in Akure while, Maiduguri stadium will go agog for the game between Elkanemi warriors and United.
MFM, Kano Pillars, Shooting Stars and Remo Stars will be on holiday as their opponents would be engaged in continental football campaigns this weekend.