Stadium: Sani Abacha International Stadium
Time: 15.06.2022, 06:00 PM
The Sai Masu Gida side will lock horns with Dakkada FC at the Sani Abacha Stadium on Wednesday. The outstanding match will be played three days after both teams have engaged in league action. The home team need to quickly adjust after a disappointing display on Sunday while the visitors will hope to build on their draw away from home.Claim Your Welcome Bonus!
Kano Pillars (16th)
Last five matches: WWWLD
Kano Pillars have raised aloft the relegation zone after some decent displays in their recent six matches with three wins, a draw and two losses including an away victory which have seen them move two points above Niger Tornadoes in 17th place.
They recorded a disappointing draw against Wikki Tourist on matchday 31 after a failed penalty in the 86th minute. They had to settle for a draw despite being the better side in that encounter.
A win against Dakkada FC will further cement their position above the relegation zone, although they are ranked among the worst teams at home this season. They have played sixteen games at home this season but have managed to win just nine, losing twice and sharing the spoils in five games. With thirty-two points at home this season, they have only better MFM FC who have twenty-seven points in sixteen matches.
Dakkada FC (18th)
Last five matches: LLWWD
Having lost three matches in a row, Dakkada FC have now recorded a back-to-back victory and a draw with both wins coming against Abia Warriors and Shooting Stars and a share of the spoils against Gombe United. Miracles do happen, but it's looking like a game over for the visitors as they sit 18th on the log with five games to spare.
Joy all through when they held off a strong Gombe United on matchday 31 as they managed to score twice to secure a vital point away from home.
Thirty-seven points in the last thirty-two games might prove too small to stay up in the Premiership.
They remain the only team with just two points in the last fifteen away games, they have also conceded thirty-nine and scored eight in those encounters.
Expert Betting Tips
In the last five meetings between both teams, Kano Pillars have recorded three victories while Dakkada FC have won twice.
Kano Pillars' failure to secure all the points in their last match might come in handy in the quest to stay in the division this season, the failure to earn points at home in this league will cause the team to suffer, notwithstanding the visitors who played away from home will travel down North again which might cause complacency among some players, we are trusting Kano Pillars with a victory here for 1.50.
We expect goals to flow in this match and both teams' scoring cannot be ruled out for 2.60.
A correct score of 3-1 might surface here for 15.0.