Sunshine Stars lost 3-1 to Nigeria National League side, Crown FC in a local friendly played on Sunday.
Yemi Adeyeye’s brace and goal from Chris Obinna were all the Ogbomosho based side needed to triumph at the Akure Stadium.
45' Goal.. Adeyeye strikes again! The big striker powered in a half volley from just inside the area during a scuffle. Sunshine 1-2 Crown— Sunshine Stars FC (@SunshineFCAkure) August 12, 2018
Godbless Asamoah, who replaced injured Ajibola Otegbeye in the 11th minutes got the Owena Whales’ lone goal.
FT: Sunshine Stars FC 1-3 Crown FC. Quite a game.. Deserving win for the Ajilete Warriors!— Sunshine Stars FC (@SunshineFCAkure) August 12, 2018
Henry Abiodun’s men are languishing in the relegation water and they have been embarking on warm-up games to fine tune their strategies pending the resumption of the NPFL.
They host Abia Warriors when the Nigeria Professional Football League returns.