Lobi Stars Sikiru Alimi served off a dose of what to come from him in the coming season during the Tico Select Ekwueme Preseason tournament in Enugu.
Alimi was in a rich vein of form although, scoring four goals in two games. A brace in the opening fixture 5-1 annihilation of Goddosky was followed by another brace against Ifeanyi Ekwueme academy team in a 2-1 triumph to give Gbenga Ogunbote’s Lobi Stars a one hundred percent start in the tournament.
The match was watched by Lobi Stars management board members who traveled all the way from Makurdi to watch the team’s preseason build up game.
Alimi now leads the tournament’s top scorers chart with four goals from two games and now looks likely to emerge as the highest goal scorer of the six team tournament.
Lobi Stars now wait for the outcome of the game between Udala Football club and Goddosky Football club to know who they will meet in the final.
In the first game of the day hard fighting Ingas of Enugu held Delta Force to a goalless drew .