Finalists have emerged in both Boys Under-12 & Girls Under-16 of 4th MRS Kids Cup slated for today, May 27th at the Campos mini Stadium,Ajele,Lagos,after the completion of semi-final matches.
K&B Ace, Dopemu trounced YS Ace, Apapa 4-2 in the first semi-final to set up a final clash against Young Boys Ace,Ajah who defeated Tao United, Oke Afa 3-1 in the second semi-final of the Boys category at Ojo Oniyun playing ground,Ebute-Meta,Lagos
The Girls Under-16 final will be between Mary Ace,Sabo and Alara Girls,Epe, after both teams eliminated their respective opponents in the semi-finals.
Mary Ace secured their place in the final,after defeating MM Queens,Igando 5-4 on penalties after both sides their tie goalless at the end of regulation time,while
Alaro Girls managed a 2-1 win over Gbemi Queens,Ilasamaja.
Speaking ahead of the final,Managing Director of MRS Oil of Nigeria Plc,Andrew Gbodume has assured participants and spectators of a good final to look forward to.
“Our organisation was excited with the level of awareness the competition has created among the kids for the past four years and the company will continue to support the children for them to achieve their dreams”,he said.
The eventual winners in both categories will go home with N250,000, runners-up N150,000 and the third place finishers N100,000.