FOSLA, Excel Clash in NNPC/Shell Cup Final


FOSLA Academy, Abuja and Excel Education Centre Port Harcourt will today clash in the final of 2016 NNPC/Shell Cup competitions organised for all the 36 Secondary Schools in the Country.

FOSLA defeated Asegun Comprehensive High School 3-0 in the first semifinal encounter in the match decided at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere.

In the second semifinal, Excel defeated Science School 4-0 in another entertaining encounter to qualify for today’s final.

So much fireworks could be witnessed in this encounter because the two finalists won their respective semifinal game with high margins without conceding any goal.

The External Relations Manager of the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria, Igo Weli, has assured fans that this final will be special in many ways.

The players are also aware that the best two players in the competition which will be chosen from the last four teams would be sponsored to Feyenoord Academy training in Holland.

A member of the Feyenoord team and former Nigerian international, Mike Obiku, has expressed satisfaction on the standard exhibited by the young lads in the competition.

“We have seen so much energy and talents here and we expect more in the final match on Thursday,” Obiku said.