By Femi Atolagbe
Sunshine Stars Football Club, yesterday held Wikki Tourists to a goaless draw .
The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) decided at the Tafawa Balewa Stadium Bauchi saw a sterling performance from the Akure Landlords.
Sunshine Stars tee up could have given them the lead in the 9th minute only for Edoh Ocheme to ship high in a one on one situation with the Wikki goalkeeper.
The hosts reacted swiftly by launching an attack on the visitors, the visitors’ goalkeeper, Uche Okafor did well with a brave save from the point black.
There was nothing to separate the two sides in the first 45minutes.
Both teams continued their football artistry in the second half of the encounter. As Sadeeq Yusuf was denied a brilliant efforts in the 75th minute by the Wikki goalkeeper. Few minutes later, Sunshine Stars goalkeeper was in his best to repel a dangerous freekick in the 85th minute.
The tension soaked encounter ended in a barren draw.