Moving On: Rangers put behind controversial Oriental Derby for Ibadan showdown with play 3SC

Published on: 10 June 2024

League leaders, Rangers Int’l have departed the coal city of Enugu ahead of their midweek matchday 36 tie against Shooting Stars in Nigeria Premier Football League, reports.

Rangers, in the top of the table clash against Enyimba on Sunday had the encounter inconclusive after Enyimba players walked off the pitch due to a controversial penalty call from the referee through his assistant.

The Flying Antelopes despite the pitch invasion and stress from the energy sapping experience, have now left for Ibadan where they will play 3SC at the Lekan Salami Stadium by 3pm on Wednesday.

Gbenga Ogunbote’s side earlier this season player a 1-1 draw in the reverse fixture, and  Fidelis Illechukwu’s side will hoping to pay the Oluyole Warriors back in their coin.


By Olujimi Dare Ogun