By Adeboye Amosu: Former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh is thrilled to see his Dutch second division team Fortuna Sittard record their sixth straight win in the league on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Fortuna Sittard defeated Jong FC Utrecht 3-1 at the Fortuna Sittard Stadion to continue their impressive run of form and promotion chase.
Finn Stokkers scored a hat-trick for the home side in the game, while Mohammed Mallahi got Jong FC Utrecht’s only goal.
The win took the modest outfit back on top of the Eerste Divisie table with 41 points from 19 games, one point ahead of NEC Nijmegen who have a game in hand.
“Yes, We have Qualified for D playoffs to promotion! Wow, 6th consecutive Victory yesterday Vs Jong Utrecht 3-1,stay top of the league into D new year & automatic qualification for D playoffs.Only God can help wield such a miracle: From Relegation struggle 2 Playoff in 12 months!,” the former Ajax Amsterdam and Juventus midfielder wrote on his Twitter handle.
Fortuna Sittard will look to cement their place at the top of the table when they face Jong Ajax in their next fixture on January 12, 2018.
Oliseh’s arrival at the club has culminated in a rise in form with Sittard’s who fought hard to beat the drop last season now in prime position to secure promotion to the top flight.