By Adeboye Amosu:
Photo By Ganiyu Yusuf (MFM vs Rivers United):
MFM FC of Lagos will seek to hold on to top spot when they confront Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan in a Nigeria Professional Football League match day three fixture at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Ibadan on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The league new boys surprisingly have a hundred percent record in the campaign having won their first two games against Nasarawa United away and Rivers United at home.
3SC who lost their opening fixture at home against Lobi Stars are looking to secure their first maximum points this term.
Heartland and Abia Warriors will clash in the Oriental derby in Owerri.
The Naze Millionaires have drawn their first two games this season, while the visitors are yet to taste defeat, with one draw and one win from two games.
At the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano. Pillars will entertain Wikki Tourists in an all-northern affair, while Rivers United are at home to FC IfeanyiUbah.
Second-placed Lobi Stars will be out to maintain their winning streak when they file out against Ikorodu United at the Onikan Stadium.
It will be another massive test for the newcomers who struggled to pick a draw in their debut game in the top flight against Abia Warriors last weekend.
In the last two fixtures for the weekend, Rangers will keep a date with Niger Tornadoes in Enugu, while Plateau United and Warri Wolves will do battle at the Rwang Pam Stadium.
WEEK THREE FIXTURES
Rivers United V FC IfeanyiUbah
Shooting Stars V MFM FC
Ikorodu Unuted V Lobi Stars
Heartland V Abia Warriors
Kano Pillars V Wikki Tourists
Plateau United V Warri Wolves
Rangers V Niger Tornadoes