Sunshine stars football club of Akure on Sunday secured their first away Win in the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL against Adamawa united in far away Gombe state in the Day Eight Match of the campaign.
Coach Kabiru Dogo rang the changes to great effect as Sunshine Stars recorded a famous 3-0 win over Adamawa United at the Pantami, Gombe on Sunday.
In-Form striker, Israel Abia scored a beauty at the stroke of half-time and provided an assist for youngster, Ogunniyi ‘Omo Jesu’ before one of four debutants of the day, Sadeeq Yusuf sealed the first away win of the season for the Whales.
Dogo made four changes to the starting XI that defeated Nasarawa United on match day seven, with Seun Olulayo taking the place of Sunday Abe in the right back while Ibrahim Mustapha, Mohammed Suleiman were handed their Sunshine debuts just as Ikenna Hilary made his second coming bow.
The victory at the pantani stadium moves the Owena whalves into the top four of the NPFL with 14 points ahead of a match day nine derby with MFM on Thursday.