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Urban Day Ambassadors Maintains Perfect Record, as Starlet All Stars Holds Ground in First Tournament Appearance in Oyokun Diplomatic Championship

The 2023 Oyokun diplomatic football championship entered into match day two with doubleheader games.


Urban-day Ambassadors locked horns with Apata-odo Ona Ambassadors in the first game of the day, the match started on an exciting note with both teams playing good tic-tac football that excited their supporters. Apata-odo Ona looked a more promising side considering their numerical advantage. 

A good searching pass from Apata's midfield located striker,Ambrose in the box and he made no mistake as he calmly slotted the pass past Oladokun Sunmbo who  was in goal for Urban-day to make it one nil to Apata.

The emergence of the opening goal served as a wake up call for Urban-day as they took the game over completely. They pressed and searched for leveler and the defense line of Apata-odo Ona could not keep the quiet for long. A good team play led to a superb cross into the,and, it was wickedly deflected into the net by a defender from Apata in the person of STOPIRA to restore parity for Urban-day. The first witnessed no further goal as the referee sounded the whistle to signal the end if the first half.

The second period of the game resumed to continuation of fantastic football the way the first half did. With Apata's determination to clinch all three points,there was introduction of more attacking minded players into their side to peg Urban-day back. Their efforts paid off as the effect of the substitute caused their opponent to commit and infringement inside the penalty box and the centre referee was left with no ither choice than to point to the spot. Wasiu stood up for his team and sent the goalkeeper the wrong way tli restore Apata's lead. The maximum points looked in the kitty for Apata until Urban-day captain and talisman, Jimoh Jeleel came up with his magic to draw the equalizer for his team. At two all, both teams searched for the winner but, there was no time for such as the long blast of the whistle was sounded to wrap the game up all square

The second game of the day was between debutant New Starlet and serial winner Liberty Pacesetter.

The game witnessed no goal as the mature good football shown by both sides lacked cutting-edge

Urban Day Ambassadors Maintains Perfect Record, as Starlet All Stars Holds Ground in First Tournament Appearance in Oyokun Diplomatic Championship  Urban Day Ambassadors Maintains Perfect Record, as Starlet All Stars Holds Ground in First Tournament Appearance in Oyokun Diplomatic Championship Reviewed by Confirmed sports on November 27, 2023 Rating: 5

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