NNL: Agoye Thanks Players, Supporters, Oyo State Govt As 3SC Pick Super 8 Ticket
By Niyi Busari
Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan (3SC) have picked group B1 Super Eight sole ticket following their 3-0 spanking of Giant Brillars in their week 7 Nigeria National League tie decided at the Lekan Salami stadium, Ibadan, BSNSports.com.ng can report.
3SC were unbeaten in 7 matches in their 2019 NNL campaign and secured 17 points, qualify for the NNL Super 8 with a game to spare in a yet to be decided venue.
However 3SC head coach, Edith Agoye has poured encomium on the players, supporters as well Oyo state government for the support given to the team in their quest to pick a NPFL ticket.
The former Shooting stars forward took to his official Twitter handle where he wrote: “Thank God for the victory today as we are one step away to getting our NPFL mandate back. I believe with your support and prayers we will surely get it. Special thanks to my players, back room staff, management and the @oyostategovt for the supports thus far. https://t.co/a1Zwd4WYga”
Nigeria National League Group B1 standing
NNL. GROUP B1 LOG P W D L F A GD PT
3SC 7 5 2 0 12 3 9 17
Brillars 8 4 0 411 15 -4 12
Comets 7 2 3 2 8 6 2 9
Bayelsa 7 2 2 3 10 11 -1 8
Osun Utd 7 1 1 5 6 12 -6 4
Week 7 Sunday’s Result
Shooting Stars 3-0 Giant Brillars
Bayelsa United 2-2 Abia Comets
The last group matches will see Abia Comets hosting Shooting Stars while Osun United entertain Bayelsa United at home.
With 17 points, 3SC have already picked the playoff ticket from the group. With Four points going into the last match, Osun United have been relegated, even with victory over Bayelsa United next weekend.