Sunshine Stars thump Moyero FC, Retain Ondo FA Cup Title
Two first half goals from Abbey Joseph and Ajibola Otegbeye were all Sunshine Stars FC needed to beat Moyero FC and retained the Ondo FA Cup title.
The Austin Eguavoen tutored lads made the huge gulf in class and quality known from the start as Abbey Joseph’s 8th minute strike off a volley put them ahead.
6 minutes later Sunhine Stars FC again had something to show for their dominance with Otegbeye’s second goal of the competition off a beautiful team play.
The second half failed to produce any goal as the Owo based side managed to find some strength and forced Stars goal keeper Ariyo David to make some top of the drawer saves.
2-0 was how things ended as Austin Eguavoen enjoyed his first success with Sunshine Stars FC at the state level.
Despite the loss Moyero FC joins Sunshine Stars FC as the flag bearer of Ondo State in this year’s Federation Cup.
Eguavoen revels in State FA Cup Success
Meanwhile, Sunshine Stars FC coach, Austin Eguavoen has lauded his players effort against Moyero FC and described as satisfactory the Ondo State FA cup success recorded his side.
Eguavoen stated: “It’s fascinating but credit to the players they made it all possible by doing what they know how to do best. Am enjoying life at Akure, and the people here love their team though they always want to see the team win.”
The former Super Eagles of Nigeria player and coach however stressed the need to keep the lads happy at all time for the benefit of the team.