Sporting Lagos: Reactions as Noisy Lagosians secure bus for fans ahead Southwest Derby vs Remo Stars

Sporting Lagos celebrate vs Remo Stars

Sporting Lagos: Reactions as Noisy Lagosians secure bus for fans ahead Southwest Derby vs Remo Stars

Izuchukwu Akawor 17:10 - 19.10.2023

Sporting Lagos are winning the hearts of their fans and Nigerians after the latest move ahead of the Southwest derby against Remo Stars.

In a heartwarming display of passion and solidarity, NPFL side Sporting Lagos has announced an unforgettable bus ride for their fans ahead of the highly anticipated Southwest Derby against Remo Stars.

The club made this public through their social media accounts in a move to ensure their fans, known as ‘Noisy Lagosians’ arrive in Ikenne in their numbers this weekend. 

Remo Stars to host Sporting Lagos

The first South West Derby of the season will see Remo host their neighbours from Lagos, Sporting, in a match expected to be an explosive encounter.

This particular fixture has stirred excitement in Nigerian football circles following the head-to-head clash between the two clubs in the Naija Super 8.

Sporting Lagos
The Naija Super 8 champions, Sporting Lagos, will play in the NPFL for the first time ever. (Photo Credit: Naija Super 8)

The clash has lived up to its reputation so far as fans flocked from all corners to be part of this thrilling clash which is slated to kick off on Sunday at the Remo Stars Stadium.

Sporting Lagos fans get bus ride

With the two teams set for their first-ever meeting in the top-flight, NPFL, the newly promoted Sporting Lagos have pulled all the stops to ensure they don’t lack support in Ikenne.

Sporting Lagos fans will take their noisy selves to Ikenne.

Sporting has confirmed that their fans, the Noisy Lagosians, known for their unwavering commitment, support and boundless enthusiasm, will enjoy a free ride to Ikenne and back to cheer the club.

“Buckle up, fans - we're about to take a road trip!” Sporting posted on “Join the ride as we head to Ikenne for the first edition of the South-West Derby Let’s cheer our boys to victory.”

This heartwarming initiative has not gone unnoticed, with Nigerians taking to social media to react. Sporting Lagos have received widespread praise and appreciation for their commitment to their fans.

Here are some of the best reactions to the Sporting Lagos gesture towards their fans’

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