#HOUSEYARNS – 3SC DEFEAT PILLARS 4-0, TITLE CHASERS WIKKI, RANGERS SLIP
Shooting Stars got their pound of flesh on Sunday when they thrashed visiting Kano Pillars 4-0 in a NPFL match after they lost the reverse fixture 6-0 in Kano.
The title race took a new dimension also as leaders Wikki Tourists and Enugu Rangers both lost 1-0 at FC Ifeanyi Ubah and Nasarawa United, respectively. Rivers United moved into second place on the table with 53 points after a 2-0 home win over Plateau United, while Ifeanyi Ubah are now third with 52 points.
On the back of the big home win against Pillars, Shooting Stars have now recorded 44 points from 32 matches, a point behind Pillars.
It was a deserved home win for the Ibadan club and a sweet revenge after they were humiliated by the four-time NPFL in the first round of the season.