FCMB Wins, CBN, Sterling Bank Draw In 2020 Kaduna Corporate League Cup Opener

    File photo: Vincent Akinbami (middle) while briefing newsmen at the New Nigerian Newspapers, Kaduna on Thursday October 17, 2019. On his right is Mr. Ogbonna Wadson.

    By KATO P. LAFAN, Kaduna

    The 10th edition of the Kaduna Corporate League Cup kicked off with a high tempo match between the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Sterling Bank.

    CBN jumped into the lead with a blinder from Orlando Obadiah in the 15th minute of the game. Rabiu Musa equalised for Sterling in the 32nd minute.

    Aminu Yahaya put CBN into the lead again with a simple jab in the 62nd minute, while Samuel Francis killed CBN’s joy with another screamer three minutes to the end of the game to end the game 2-2. 

    The second match of the day saw First City Monument Bank  (FCMB) thrashing Bank of Agriculture (BOA) 6-3. 

    Yazed scored three goals for FCMB, while Muazu, Emma and Abdulaziz scored one each to make it six, while Peterson, Abraham and Omale  scored one each for BOA.

    The third match between Gtbank and Fidelity Bank was postponed till next week Sunday.

    Next set of matches come up on Saturday,  March 15, 2020.

     FCMB are the defending champions.

    t is organized annually by Vincent Akinbami.


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