Sunday Adetunji strikes Shkupi to first league title win
By Oviri Kelvin
Sunday Adetunji‘s strike over second-place Renova helped Shkupi to lift their first Macedonia First Football League (MFL) title yesterday at the Chair Stadium.
With three matches remaining until the end of the season, Adetunji’s 81st-minute strike ensured that the first half deadlock was broken for the Skopje-based club.
Adetunji, 23, who played for Rivers United before joining the Macedonia topflight club scored his 19th goal of the season in 24 appearances to lift his first trophy. The Trumpet Gathered
However, Renova in the course of the game stifled all areas to frustrate the home team but the Nigerian who has been capped once for the Super Eagles in an international friendly with Mexico on July 4, 2021, ensured the visitors left devastated.
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After the match, the promising Nigerian ace striker took to Twitter to celebrate the victory tweeting “We are champions; 19 goals”.
Shkupi won the match in a 2-0 victory after Brazilian midfielder Queven sealed it 5 minutes to stoppage time.
Arguably, Shkupi which disapproved that is their first league title emphasized that it is their fourth after they succeeded the dissolved Sloga Jugomagnat.