Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan this evening defeated NK Tabor Sezana of Slovenia by four goals to nothing in an exhibition match decided at the remodeled Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba Ibadan.

The exhibition match was played despite the heavy rain during the official commissioning of the stadium.

Earlier in a novelty match between former Shooting Stars Sports Club players and former players of the super Eagles, Governor Seyi Makinde opened the goal chart via a spot kick for Shooting Stars side while Austin Jay Jay Okocha equalised for the former super Eagles players to end the game one all.

Speaking at the programme, Governor Seyi Makinde stated that the remodeled Sports Complex would accommodate modern day sporting facilities.

Governor Makinde assured that the state government would continue to provide people friendly projects.

Hip hop artistes, Teni the entertainer, Qdot and Fuji musician, Taye Currency were on ground to entertain the teeming spectators at the ten thousand seater stadium. 

Dignitaries present at the ceremony included former Vice President of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, two serving State Governors, politicians and notable sports administrators.

Olaolu Fawole/Iyabo Adebisi


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