The 2022 Akwa Ibom state Grassroots League will kickoff on the 2nd of May 2022 at the Onna Township stadium in Akwa Ibom state. Sportsration correspondent Nsikakabasi Akpan presents a review of Blessed Stars Academy’s journey to the Super Eight playoffs.
THE BIG EIGHT ” AND THEIR JOURNEY TO THE PLAYOFF ROUND.
1. Blessed Stars Academy.
The only Unbeaten team at the end of the preliminary round. Blessed Stars Academy defeated the burden of long road trips on matchdays to hold their own against all seven opponents in Onna Zone to come out clean and top of the standings.
A 5-3 smashing of Cheetah Fc on Matchday One was a fitting foundation for a Blessed Journey by the stars whose 1-0 win in week seven over last seasons Champions Krane Fc led to the fall of the Giants.
Blessed Stars Academy will face Ikoya Fc in the first game of the Super Eight playoffs on Monday 2nd May 2022 by 9am. Two high scoring teams ( Blessed Stars 11goals, Ikoya Fc 14goals ) with the top two goalscorers ( Isreal Joseph and Samuel Okure) in the league this season at opposite ends , a truely magical morning that will be as the knockout stage begins.
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