ABS boost survival hopes
Abalogu of ABS
The Ilorin club have thus garnered 49 points with a game to go till the end of the season.
They are 17th on the table and will play their last game of the season at home against relegated Ocean boys.
Were ABS FC to win the last game against Ocean Boys, 52 points would be enough to power them to safety.
Abdulrahman Bashir opened the scoring for ABS in the fourth minute. Osasco Precious equalized for Sunshine Stars in the 43rd minute, before Itu Lordson restored ABS FC lead in the 47th minute.
Bashir scored his 15th goal of the season in the 51st minute through a penalty after Ibrahim Abdulahi was brought down in the vital area of Sunshine.
Ibrahim Abdulahi scored the fourth goal in 52nd minute to make in 4-1 for ABS.
In the other match of the day, Warri Wolves were held to a goalless draw by Rising Stars at their new home ground in Abuja.
The third match between Sharks and Ocean Boys will now be played on Saturday.