Nasarawa on Tuesday continued their surge in the Nigeria Professional Football League table after they defeated Shooting Stars 1-0 in a rescheduled game played in Makurdi.
Nasarawa has now shot up to 11th place from 18th spot with 15 points from 11 matches.
Esosa Igbinoba’s 40th minute free kick goal was what separated both teams on the day.
Ten minutes from time, Tope Orelope wasted Shooting Stars chance to draw level when he blasted wide off target from close range.
Cletus Itodo was then denied by the Nasarawa goalkeeper on the dot of full time