Ibrahim Salis’ 10th minute goal ensured Remo Stars defeat Non League Side, 36 Lion Football Club 1-0 in the ongoing South West Preseason Tournament at the Soccer Temple in Agege.
Ekene Awazie came close in the early minutes to give the Sky Blue Stars the lead but his attempt went over the bar.
Minutes after, Sunday Williams dazzled in to compliment Ekene Awazie’s effort but 36 Lion goalkeeper, Lucky Jimoh rushed to pick up the ball in their favour.
Ibrahim Salis put Remo Stars ahead with a perfect strike after he received a wonderful freekick from Edozie Ewelike and 36 Lions defenders couldn’t assist Lucky Jimoh.
The Sky Blue Stars continued to put pressure but 36 Lions kept their heads high with beautiful chances missed by Oseni Azeez and Muhammad Tijani.
The victory now see Remo Stars go on top of Group B with three points from their first game.