Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State scored an opening goal against the ex-Super Eagles players in a novelty match held at Lekan Salami Sports Complex.
Makinde was paired along with the ex- 3SC FC Stars in a novelty match that was organized for the commissioning of the remodelled Lekan Salami Sports Complex Adamasingba Ibadan, the Oyo State capital
Makinde scored the first goal of the match through a penalty shootout at the 5th minute of the game.
Some of the star players of the match are Austin Jay Jay Okocha, Victor Ikpeba, Taribo West, Victor Agali, Austin Eguafon, Tijani Babangida, Peter Rufai, Ike Sorunmu, Mutiu Adepoju, Dauda Lawal among others.
Makinde led the likes of Kabiru Alausa, Yomi Adigun, Kola Ige, and others in a ex- 3SC players line up.
Governor Makinde’s goal was levelled with a penalty scored by Austin Jay Jay Okocha at the 15th minute of the match.
Makinde earlier before the match officially commissioned the sports complex with the help of some dignitaries present at the stadium.
The roll call at the stadium are, His Excellency, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, General David Jemibewon Rtd. (Former Military Governor of Oyo State), Governor Godwin Obaseki, (Edo State Governor), Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Former Governor of the State, Senator Rasidi Ladoja, Former Head Coach of Shooting Stars Sports Club and Nigerian Super Eagles, Chief Festus Adegboye Onigbinde among others.