Kwara Super League semis get date
Two semi-final matches of this year’s Kwara State Football Association organised State Super League has been scheduled to come up on Monday 27th February, 2017, at the Main-Bowl of the Kwara State Stadium Complex, Ilorin.
Offa United will take on Elegbede Football Club, also of Offa, in the first semi-final by 2.00pm, while Debby FC takes on BSC by 4.00pm, at the same venue.
24 teams across the state entered for the preliminary qualification series for the amateur league, with matches played in round robin format from four groups.
Offa United FC qualified from Group A, which has Invincible FC of Ilorin, Stallions FC, Ilorin, Police Machine, Ilorin, United Academy, Ilorin and Gasa.
Their semi-final opponents, Elegbede FC emerged from Group C, where we also have teams like Atletico FC of Bode-Saadu, All Stars of Lafiagi, Future Stars, Ilorin, Supreme FC and Daniel Stars.
Debby came ahead of Dynamic FC, Yulvic Mikeh Football Academy, JK FC of Offa, Socrates and Waziri FC in Group B, to set up a semi-final clash with BSC, which qualified from Group D ahead of J.U Football Club, Ilorin, Moje Queens of Erin-Ile, Muri Babes, Ilorin, Petvic FC, Ilorin Big Stars FC of Iponrin and Offa Rangers.
The final of the competition will hold on Friday 3rd March.
The Commissioner for Sports and Youth Development, Pharmacist Kale Ayo, is expected to be the Special Guest of Honour at the final match.
Chairman of the State FA, Mallam Busari Ishola, commended all the teams for their sportsmanship, adding that the competition was made competitive to allow a worthy champion to emerge.