Remo stars continued their brilliant start to the 2023 Nigeria Professional Football League season as they secured another win, this time, against their regional neighbors, Shooting Stars.
against their regional neighbors, Shooting Stars.
Two second half goals from Alex Aghahowa (own goal) and Godwin Odibo secured all three points for Remo Stars as they mentioned a perfect start to the season with three wins in three matches.
After a goalless first half (which was largely dominated by the home side anyway) , Alex Aghahowa put the ball into his net after Andy Opke put a well-squared ball into the box.
It didn’t take too long before the home side doubled their lead. Substitute, Godwin Odibo scored with a left-footed strike from a lobbed pass after he was set free on the right flank.
With the victory over Shooting Stars, Remo Stars have now surpassed their last season’s record where they won their opening two matches.
Remo Stars currently top group A with 9 points. Bendel Insurance, the newly promoted side also have 9 points but they are in second place based on Remo Stars’ superior goal difference.