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Sporting Lagos fans to storm Ibadan for their NPFL survival decider

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Defeat against Shooting Stars on Sunday will relegate Sporting Lagos to the Nigeria National League, after only one season in the NPFL.

In preparation for this Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) survival decider, Sporting Lagos fans are gearing up for a momentous showdown as they prepare to travel in large numbers to Ibadan for their critical South West derby against Shooting Stars.

Scheduled for Sunday, June 23, 2024, at the Lekan Salami Stadium, the match holds immense significance for Abdullahi Biffo’s team, currently fighting to secure their place in the top flight.

The Lagos-boys currently sit 17th on the table with 46 points from 37 games, urgently needing a victory to bolster their chances of remaining in the top division.

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The club has turned to social media to rally their supporters, underscoring the importance of the upcoming derby. “Our biggest Derby game yet. Let’s cheer the boys on in the most important game in our season!” Sporting Lagos posted on their official account. They also announced logistical details for fans, stating, “Bus leaves Onikan Police Station Parking lot at 12 pm.”

With so much at stake, the atmosphere promises to be electric as Sporting Lagos aims to secure a vital victory in their bid to avoid relegation.

However, the fate of the Lagos-based club remains uncertain as Sporting Lagos must not only defeat Shooting Stars but also hope for other results to fall in their favor to retain their top-flight status.

The clash between Sporting Lagos and Shooting Stars is expected to draw passionate fans and intense competition, showcasing the drama and excitement that football derbies are renowned for.

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