Zakary Baraje has been linked once again with the now-vacant Kano Pillars managerial position, following he resignation of Kadiri Ikhana.
Rangers earned a first win in six games after beating a lacklustre Kano Pillars 3-1 in Enugu.
Nigerian side Rivers United have taken the final spot on the CAF Confederations Cup group stages after a 2-0 aggregate win against Rayon Sports.
If Rangers go down, this could be the start of a descent into oblivion. And the club -- one of the greatest in Nigeria -- will not be the only losers.
Tony Okpotu's hat-trick earned Lobi Stars a 3-1 victory while a Godwin Obaje brace sealed the win for FC Ifeanyi Ubah on match day 19 in the NPFL.
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