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Rangers vs Enyimba abandoned, chaos erupts in NPFL Title Decider

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The NPFL Week 35 match between Rangers International FC and Enyimba FC was abandoned after Enyimba refused to continue playing following a penalty awarded to Rangers in the dying minutes of the second half

Rangers vs Enyimba abandoned, chaos erupts in NPFL Title Decider

The first half ended goalless, with Rangers missing several scoring chances.

The penalty was awarded after an Enyimba player hacked down a Rangers attacker near the goal mouth, but Enyimba players and management disputed the call.

The situation escalated as Enyimba fans became unruly, throwing missiles and causing spectators to flee.

The match ended in a stalemate, with NPFL officials to decide whether to award Rangers the three points, which would put them at the top of the league with 64 points.

The highly anticipated match drew a massive crowd, which security struggled to contain.