Sunshine Stars gaffer, Emmanuel Deutcsh is relieved after his side secured back-to-back home league wins this season.
The Owena Whales beat Niger Tornadoes 2-1 at the Ondo State Sports Complex, on matchday 33.
Leonard Ugochukwu opened scoring with a super goal in the first half, before Ikenna Cooper came on to snatch all points for the Owena Whales after Tornadoes stunning leveler at the stroke of half time.
It was their second consecutive home win and stay 7th on the log with 48 points.
Next for Sunshine Stars is the state FA Cup final against Akure City Academy on Tuesday, before travelling to Ilorin for a date with Kwara United on matchday 34.
“Beautiful game! People have to understand that patient brings success.
“The boys showed good character in the field; we scored, they equalizer and the boys’ effort made the difference in the second half.
“Congratulations to all the people of Ondo State, but still not yet for me.”
“The FA Cup games on Tuesday and Thursday made my boys struggled today; they are human beings, playing three times in a week is not easy. I think both the FA Cup finalists have qualified for the national (AITEO Cup).
“No body go to war to loose; I am going to Kwara with optimism that I can do something there, because a result there will be good for us,” Deutsch told the press.
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