Bayelsa United 1-2 Remo Stars: Coach Daniel Excited Over First NPFL Away Victory

Remo Stars coach excited over first NPFL away victory vs Bayelsa United

Remo Stars head coach Daniel Ogunmodede has expressed his elation on social media following his team’s hard-fought victory over Bayelsa United in the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) on Sunday.

Remo Stars coach excited over first NPFL away victory vs Bayelsa United

Ogunmodede commended his team’s resilience and determination, highlighting their ability to secure a crucial away win, Footballrover reports

Remo Stars emerged victorious in a captivating Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) match against Bayelsa United on Sunday, securing a 2-1 win at the Samson Siasia Stadium in Yenagoa.

The hosts, Bayelsa United, were eager to bounce back from their previous defeat to Doma United, while Remo Stars sought to recover from their loss to Rivers United.

However, the game took an unexpected turn when Bayelsa United’s goalkeeper was sent off early in the match, handing Remo Stars a numerical advantage.

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Capitalizing on the situation, Remo Stars took the lead through Adams Olamilekan in the fourth minute, with Samuel Anakwe providing the assist.

Before Sikiri Alimi, came off the bench, to double their lead in the 78th minute.

Despite a late goal by Bayelsa United’s Ekeson Okorie, Remo Stars held on to secure their first away victory of the season.

Remo Stars coach Daniel Ogunmodede, who couldn’t hide his emotions, expressed his delight on his X page (formerly Twitter), stating,

Thrilled by the team’s performance in Yenagoa as we secured our first away victory of the season. Sincere gratitude to everyone for your support.”

The result sees Bayelsa United drop to 13th place, while Remo Stars climb to 4th place.

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Bayelsa United coach Diepreye Tiebowei will be analyzing the factors that led to their consecutive defeats despite a strong start to the season.

Remo Stars will now prepare for their next NPFL encounter against Sporting Lagos on Sunday at their home stadium in Ikenne, Ogun State.

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