ALA Football Cup Day 5 Recap.

Coming into the fifth and final round robin matchday, Canvas Union sat at the top with 10 points while Lockdown Union sat below them with 7 points which mathematically ensured that both teams had qualified from the group stages.

The first game saw Laser Park Rangers go against Printech Pirates in a must-win game for both teams. Laser Park Rangers got the job done as they emerged victorious following a goal apiece from Kamel Kamour and Daniel Gyampo.

The second game also a must win for both sides saw FC Konka defeat Roundcube United, two goals to nil. The goals coming from Delali Ocloo and goalkeeper turned striker, Timothy Chilemba.

The must-watch game was the decider for who shall top the league between first placed, Canvas City and Lockdown Union. Lockdown Union went on top early with a Tomi Idowu strike however, Regis Isirahenda with the last kick of the game scored the leveller.

The last game between Printech Pirates and Roundcube was by the time unimportant as both teams were already mathematically eliminated however, it produced the most goals the tournament had seen ending 5-4. Printech Pirates captain, Daminiyi Solebo opened his account in the tournament and jumped into third position on the highest goal scorer standing with 4 goals. Omar Jah also flew straight to the top of the assists standings as he gave the most decisive pass, three times. Roundcube United actually held the lead up until 4-4 with their goals coming from Overay Oduaran, Seyi Adelekan and Daryl Adopo however, Printech stole the game to ensure they didn’t end in last position.

The Playoffs shall kick off on Monday. Canvas City shall take on FC Konka while Lockdown Union shall go head to head with Laser Park Rangers.

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