Katsina United went down 2-0 at Abia Warriors in their second NPFL game on Wednesday, 18th January, 2017.
After a flying start at home against Gombe United, they will now hope to bounce back immediately at home against Nasarawa United on Sunday.
‘Katsina United will most certainly rue not taking their chances especially in the first half when they had to home team at the back foot.
Godwin Zaki, who was rejected by Rangers only to come down and slay the champions in Enugu at the weekend, opened scoring to the Warriors after 36 minutes thanks to the bravery of Sheriff Bashir.
Seun Olulayo, formerly of Sunshine Stars, justified his first start of the season ahead of Osundu Jonathan when he fired home the second goal in the 55th minute.
Thereafter, the introduction of Bidemi Abdulwahab for fellow striker Obinna Eleje failed to produce a goal for Katsina United.
Experienced defender Ado Ali posted another yeoman effort in the heart of the Katsina defence, even earning a booking, as Abia Warriors poured forward for more goals