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Akwa United Beat Sunshine Stars To Reach AITEO Cup Final

during the 2017 Aiteo Cup Semi Final match between Akwa United v Sunshine Stars on October 78h 2017 at Godswill Akpabio Stadium

Akwa United FC is through to final of the AITEO Cup after defeating Sunshine Stars, 3- 1, in the second leg, semi final fixture played on Sunday at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

Akwa United’s forward, Christian Pyagbara scored the second goal for The Promise Keepers in the second half to emerge as the tournament’s leading scorer having netted seven goals so far.

Cyril Oliseme, scored Akwa United’s first came.

The Owena Whales thought it had clinched a place in the grand finale when Franklin Sasere scored to make it 2-1, meaning the team would go through on the away goals’ rule.

But Super Eagles’ midfielder Ifeanyi Ifeanyi netted a third that took the hosts into next Sunday’s final at the Agege Stadium, Agege, Lagos – State.

The squad, which scaled through on 3-2 aggregate, will on Sunday, October, 15th, play against Niger Tornadoes of Minna, in the men’s final slated for the Agege Stadium, Lagos

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