With Mighty Blackpool dropping points to Wilberforce Strikers after their goalless draw on Saturday, Bo Rangers were at great advantage facing Diamond Stars away from home without any pressure, but to win and stretch their lead on the table.
After a tough start to the match on Sunday at the Koidu playing field, the Elephants were able to walk away from the Kono district with a narrow 1-0 away win over the home side, Diamond Stars FC in a very difficult ground.
The club’s top scorer, Abu Komeh wasted no time to slot home the only goal that earn his side the win against the Diamond Boys. The goal was his 9th in all matches played in the league and he is the second-highest goal-scorer in the race for the golden boot.
It was a tangible win for the Southern-based club as they solidify their lead with 48 points from 20 matches and maintained their unbeaten run. Bo Rangers are now leading the table with a nine-point gap ahead of second-place Mighty Blackpool.
There are many matches to play in the league, but Bo Rangers FC is right on track to defend its title without any pressure, and the possibility of representing Sierra Leone in the CAF Champions League again is visible.
According to football fanatics, to achieve their goal of winning the league, they should continue to be steadfast and disciplined. They have all it takes to overpower the other teams and consistency is the main factor for their success so far.
The race to win the league is hard-hitting, but Bo Rangers are already making it simple as they are in total control by ensuring they get at least a point in every match they played. Their no-losing mentality seems to be working well.
Bo Rangers will be hosting Mighty Blackpool in their next match. It will be a tense encounter between the two sides as a win for the host will see them move twelve points clear ahead of the home team.