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May 23, 2024
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ASO Football Academy Riding High in Ondo State Pre-Season Tournament

ASO Football Academy of Akure have qualified for the final of BetKing Ondo State Residents Football Tournament, a pre-season competition held at Ondo State Sports Complex, Akure

The star-studded team beat Emalex FC, Owo two-nil in Group A, in their latest tie to cement their place in Sunday’s final.

It was the Academy’s second win of the competition having beaten Able God FC, Ondo one-zero in their first encounter.

They now await the winner of Group B which has OSOPADEC FC, Okitipupa coached by the legendary Boye Ogunderu, Zion FC, Idanre FC and NPFL All-Stars, Akure.

Meanwhile, there is all to play for, to grab the runners-up spot in Group A. With a game left, Ekimogun FC, Ondo are in pole position with two points.

The soccer competition involving clubs in the three senatorial districts of Ondo State will climax on Sunday.

RESULTS
Emalex FC 0 Ekimogun FC 0
ASO Football Academy 1 Able God FC 0
Zion FC 0 OSOPADEC FC 1
NPFL All-Stars 0 Idanre United 0
Emalex FC 0 ASO Football Academy 2
Ekimogun FC 1 Able God FC 1

Group A
ASO Football Academy 6pts +3
Ekimogun FC 2pts 0
Able God FC 1pt -1
Emalex FC 1pt -2

Group B
OSOPADEC FC 3pts +1
Idanre United 1pt 0
NPFL All-Stars 1pt 0
Zion FC 0pt -1

TODAY’S MATCHES
Zion FC vs NPFL All-Stars
OSOPADEC FC vs Idanre United

Friday, July 21
Ekimogun FC vs ASO Football Academy
Emalex FC vs Able God FC

Saturday, July 22
OSOPADEC FC vs NPFL All-Stars
Zion FC vs Idanre United

Third-Place Playoff
Sunday, July 23
2nd Group A vs 2nd Group B

Final
Sunday, July 23
ASO Football Academy vs 1st Group B

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