NPFL'23: Sunshine Stars set for Rivers United battle

Published on: 15 May 2023

Sunshine Stars of Akure are battle ready for their rescheduled matchday 12 fixtures against league champions Rivers United, reports

The Owena Waves who are within touching distance of the Super Six spot could move into group B's top 3 after today's game.

Arrived Port Harcourt immediately after their 2-0 FA Cup triumph over Standard FC in Lokoja, Sunshine Stars have been heavily prepararing for what could be their season decider.

Rivers United meanwhile after crashing out of the CAF Confederation Cup also lost to Enyimba in the FA Cup but a win against Sunshine Stars today at Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium will see them join Lobi Stars in the Super Six from group B, leaving the rest with just a spot to fight for.

Rivers United will also host Doma United at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium on Thursday in another rescheduled fixture.


BY Oluwayemi Omolagba