May 17, 2022


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Sports Update: Week 2 Match Results; Unilorin Football League 

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ALHAJI, Suleiman J. & LAWAL, Victor D. 

Ten Men Zeus FC continue their impressive starts to the season securing a dramatic 3-2 win over Blazing starts in Sunday’s late kick-off encounter in the Unilorin league.

Jammie ensured Zeus FC Winning streak stretched further after grabbing a late 3-2 winner in the 83rd minutes after both sides had earlier strike twice in the first half to tie the scores at 2-2.

Zeus FC was however reduced to 10 men late in the second half but they weren’t subdued even with a one-man disadvantage earning all three points over Blazing Stars FC.

Zues FC dictates the proceedings in group A  with a maximum of 6 points out of 6 and three points clear over second-placed  Jad FC.

All-Stars FC still in search of their first Winning of the season loss 1-3 to visiting Skillz Fc.

Goals from Bowale just before half an hour and Faruq in the 36th minutes gave last season’s semi-finalist a comfortable 2-0 lead before the halftime break while the former got his second goal five minutes after the second-half restart.

Skillz Fc leads Group B standings with a superior goals difference over second-place H-High FC.

While on Saturday, Jad FC bounces back to winning ways after a disappointing start to the season as they thrash Marine Fc by 4-1.

Jad FC were 4-0 up against Marine FC and reducing their opponents to mere spectators but could not add any in the second 45 minutes. Marine FC’s only goal was scored by Stareo in the 50th minutes of the match and sits bottom of Group A with a varying goal deficit.

Coach Sam Loco of Jad FC applauded his boys for the victory and most importantly attributing the huge scoreline to the senior team members who were back with the team, he also rains praises on Stephen for his second goal which he feels is the best of his side four goals thriller the match but specifically, for heeding to his instructions.

H-High FC also maintains their 100%  starts to the season beating the Real Eagles by two goals to nil.

Muritala and Dembele struck at either side of the half to hands Real Eagles FC the second defeat of the season losing both of their two opening fixtures and remain the bottom of the group with zero points with four goals deficit.

H-High FC’s Dembele did not only score the second goal of the match for H-High FC but also unarguably scored goal of the month contender when he controlled a loose ball inside the 12-yard box with his right foot first touch and had his second touch half Volley sends the ball into the roof of the net leaving Adejare helpless who is in goal for Real Eagles FC.

In Another tough Match, Jamiu Mujeeb helps to defend Champions, City Boys FC to their first win of the season in a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Aztec FC.

Leeds FC edged Emirates United FC by 1-0 in the early match of the round two week fixtures and as a result, climbs up to third on the login group B

Real Eagles FC remains the only side yet to record a single point so far after the second round of matches.

Only three teams still have their 100% form to the start of the season intact, Zeus FC in group A, H-High FC, and Skillz FC in Group B.

Unilorin league is one of the most exciting leagues where bonafide students of the better by far University come to display their talents, it serves as a ground for individuals to sharpen their skills in Football.

Season 5.0 of the Unilorin league for 2021 is under the leadership of the Students Union Sports Secretary, Afolayan Toyosi Abraham (a.k.a Phenomena). In his words, he assured that the league shall be based on fairness and justice while adding that all teams will be recognized come the end of the season.

The Unilorin League of season 5.0 is taking an abridged format consisting of two groups with Six Teams from each Group while the top two teams from each group would qualify to play in the super 4 stages.

Breakdown of Game Played This Week. 

4 Home wins

2 Away wins

0 Draws 

18 Goals scored

32 Goals scored in the season 5.0 so far.

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