Naija Super 8: Sporting Lagos defeats Remo Stars to become new Champions.

Sporting Lagos FC tonight defeated Ikenne-based club, Remo Stars to become the new Champions of the Nigeria Super 8 tournament held in Lagos. 

Sporting Lagos, who secured their first promotion to the Nigerian top-flight league barely a year after creation, defied all odds to win their first-ever major trophy after defeating South West counterpart the Sky Blues in a penalty shoot-out at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Lagos. 

Sporting took the lead ending the first half at 1-0, Remo bounced back in the late minutes leveling the game at 1-1 just a few minutes to end the game. The final, which was then decided by penalty, went in the favour of Sporting who scored all four spot-kicks against Remo who missed one of their three kicks. 

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