Osun United secured their first win of the season as they whipped Bendel Insurance FC in matchday 2 of the Nigeria National League (NNL) which was played at the Osogbo Township Stadium.
Adeyemi Adeyeye double inspired Osun United on Wednesday night to record their first win of the 2017 NNL season. The former Crown FC and Remo Stars forward gives Osun United an early lead in the 12th minute of the throbbing encounter before securing three points from a penalty spot in the 30th minute to send the spectators at the Stadium into wide celebration.
A loud strike by Olatunji Dare, in the additional time of the pulsating encounter of the First half, was splendidly saved by Insurance goalkeeper, Nathaniel Asibe
The home side kept on commanding after dominating the game and could have proceeded ahead, with Mahmud Akorede, Tosin Omoyele, Damola Fakayode and Dare Olatunji, giving in series of threat, but Bendel Insurance defence figured out not to concede in more goals.
A strategic change from the Benin Arsenal saw them increase some kind of a dependable balance in the game after the hour mark, yet it was past the point where it is possible to battle over into the game.
Notwithstanding, State of Osun Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, was available as the Special Guest of Honor, and was awed to see his side secure every one of the three points over their Edo based visitors.