By GODWIN WAMBEBE
Golden boys football club of Ogbogbo this afternoon beat B2k academy of Ajaka by a lone goal to qualify for this year’s igala nations cup finals.In a tense match played at CSS Agala Ate in Anyigba,Dekina LGA,the Ajaka boys started brightly and went forward controlling the tempo of the match with sublime and scintillating football skills but couldn’t find the back of the net.
Towards the end of the first 45 minutes,Golden boys fc charged at the solid defence of B2k but still couldn’t register a goal. Ilemona sule, a bright prospect discovered few seasons ago at the competition became a thorn in the flesh of B2k academy defence
After putting the defenders of B2k academy high on there toes for a better part of the 1st half,his constant threat paid of when he was given a well laid pass which he professionally sent into the opponent’s nets for the first and only goal of the first semifinal game of the tournament.
All effort by both teams at the resumption of hostilities in the second half to score goals and more goals proved futile as the Coach Usman Kolofu(OJB) tutored side held on to their one goal tally until the final blast of the whistle by the no nonsense center referee from Ankpa.
After the match,An elated Coach Kolofu said the victory over B2k academy is a victory for all soccer lovers, fans and the entire football family at ogbogbo who came to cheer them to victory..
He thanked and appreciated the effort of the organixlzers for maintaining standard in the competition through proper officiating of all matches played so far.
Okpo United fc will square it up against Dekina united tomorrow 6th December 2020 at Idah Central field, qua-Iboe primary school, Idah at 3pm in the second semifinal match .