𝐁𝐲 𝐄𝐣𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐈𝐭𝐮𝐦𝐨
In a thrilling friendly showdown earlier today Saturday August 12, at the Uyo Township Stadium, Nigerian league fans were treated to a mesmerizing display of skill and determination as Akwa United locked horns with Bayelsa United. The match ended in a nail-biting 1-1 draw, leaving spectators on the edge of their seats.
Bayelsa United new signing Isaac George set the stage by putting his team in the lead with a stunning strike in the 14th minute, sending waves of anticipation through the crowd. But the game took an exhilarating twist when star midfielder Cyril Olisema of Akwa United answered back with a remarkable chip, scoring the equalizer just six minutes later. The stadium erupted with cheers as Olisema’s brilliant chip left everyone in awe.
As the countdown to the new NPFL season intensifies, both Akwa United and Bayelsa United are leaving no stone unturned in their preparation. With the league kick-off scheduled for August 26, fans can hardly contain their anticipation for what promises to be a riveting clash of football titans. The friendly match showcased the teams’ formidable prowess and left fans eager for more.
Stay tuned as these two powerhouses continue to fine-tune their strategies, hone their skills, and build an unbreakable team spirit. The battle on the pitch is about to unfold, and every pass, tackle, and goal will matter more than ever.