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Title-chasing Doma United FC receives baptism of fire in Port Harcourt with five-goals thriller against Rivers United FC.

Posted : 19 February 2024

The Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt experienced a baptism of fire on Sunday as Rivers United defeated Doma United 3-2.

Rivers United FC Captain, Nyima Nwagua, emerged as the hero of the 2023/2024 Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) Match Day 21 by scoring a hat trick, netting all three goals for the Pride of Rivers.

Doma United, with Bidemi Owoku and Hilary Ekawu, managed to find the target for the visiting team.

The match witnessed the debut of three new signings for Doma United, with Joel Okoro making an impressive start before being substituted at halftime. Bilal Yakubu, Tijani Kabiru, and Kamal Baba also made their first appearances for the club, injecting fresh energy into the team during the closing stages.

Rivers United FC opened the scoring in the 7th minute.

In the 31st minute, Doma United FC's Bidemi Owoku skillfully snatched the ball from the feet of the Rivers United FC defender, beating the keeper and leveling the score at 1-1.

Rivers United FC extended their lead in the 46th minute and doubled it in the 55th minute of the match.

However, Hillary Ekawu fired in from close range in the 87th minute to reduce the deficit for his team, closing the gap to 3-2.


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