.Muyiwa Lawal: scored for 3SC at FC Taraba. Photo; courtesy of Samora –
Muyiwa Lawal scored to give Shooting Stars Sports Club, 3SC of Ibadan a point on the road at FC Taraba, as the Ibadan side forced their hosts to 1-1 draw in the Glo Nigeria Premier League Match Day 14 played in Makurdi on Saturday.
consolidation of their resurgence in the Glo Nigeria Premier League, NPL in Makurdi on Saturday.
3SC, who consolidated on their resurgence in the Premier League now have 14 points from 13 games, while Taraba have 11 points from 14 games. The Oluyole Warriors have now gone four games unbeaten under new coach Gbenga Ogunbote.
Ivorian forward, Boris Konan broke the deadlock on the hour to give Taraba a 1-0 lead.
Super sub, Muyiwa Lawal leveled scores for 3SC barely three minutes to full time when he fired home in a free kick from edge of the box.
The first 45 minutes ended goalless with 3SC the more attack-minded team.
In the second minute, Nigeria U23 forward Junior Ajayi fired a long-range shot at goal, but it screamed off its target. Eight minutes later, Haliru Hashim missed a chance to put Taraba in front.
In the 15th minute, Ajani Ibrahim’s corner was punched to safety by Taraba goalkeeper Chinedu Kakawa. Five minutes later, Sodiq Suraj made sure the game remained goalless as he made a goal line clearance to deny Chinedu Ohanachom of Taraba.
In the 35th minute, Junior Ajayi then forced a save from Chinedu Kakawa with a header.