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Academical Championship Oyo play Bauchi in final

| June 17, 2012 More

OYO STATE are through to the final of the first Nigeria Academical Soccer Championship after defeating Edo by 2-1.

Jogn Idioghe did put Edo State up in the 25th minute before Soliu Abdullahi levelled scores for Oyo State.

Olubodun John grabbed the winner in the 37th minute. Oyo State will now play Bauchi State who defeated Kaduna State 5-3 on penalties after the regulation time had ended 2-2; a match that saw two red cards one to each of the team.

The grand finale is to be witnessed by his excellency Senator Abiola Ajimobi, his cabinet members and prominent sports personalties in Nigeria.

The winner will represent Nigeria at the forthcoming World Academicals Football Championship in the United States of America (USA) next month.

Category: Bauchi State News

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