On Wednesday afternoon, Enyimba host Kwara United in the Nigerian Premier League, as the home team look to get back to winning ways.
Reigning champions Enyimba currently find themselves sixth-place in the Nigerian Premier League, six points behind leaders Akwa United and a point outside of the CAF Champions League spots.
They do have a game in hand on most of the teams directly above them in the table, which could be crucial with the league campaign reaching its twilight stages.
Enyimba are six games unbeaten in the top-flight, although five of those undefeated matches have finished in draws, including their last three league outings.
Their recent games have been tight, low-scoring affairs, as their last five league matches have produced under 2.5 goals.
The champions are unbeaten in 19 league games on home soil. However, they have drawn their last three home matches in the Nigerian Premier League.
Their recent league games have been low-scoring at home, with under 2.5 goals scored in their last three matches in the top-flight.
Kwara United are third-place in the table, occupying the last qualification berth for next seasons CAF Champions League, a point ahead of their hosts in the Nigerian top-flight.
Similarly, to the hosts, the visitors have a game in hand on the top two and are just five points behind leaders Akwa.
Their recent league outings have been low-scoring, with under 2.5 goals scored in their previous five games in the Nigerian Premier League.
One factor that has hindered Kwara United’s title challenge has been their away form, as the visitors have lost their last five matches on their travels in the Nigerian Premier League.
Forebet predicts that Enyimba will record what could be a vital win in a low-scoring encounter to aid the champions’ chances of retaining their crown.