The review of the Journey of Super 8 teams of the 2022 Akwa Ibom Grassroots Football League continues with last seasons runners up Eagle Eyes Academy.
With the exit of Krane Fc, Eagle Eyes Academy’s top of the table finish in Uyo zone ensures they become the highest ranked Grassroot team in Akwa Ibom state.
On paper one of the favourites for the title based on their 2nd place finish in the 2021 season and form displayed in the preliminary round where they shaded off the challenge from the likes of Fullife Football Academy and Jimbo International Fc to clinch top spot in Uyo zone.
Eagle Eyes Academy played 7 games , Celebrated 4 wins , Settled for 2 draws and suffered 1 defeat to sum 14 points to finish top of the standings edging second placed Fullife Football Academy by Goal difference.
In that run, Eagle Eyes Academy scored 9 times and Conceded just 2 goals in 630 minutes of football to hold the best defensive record in the league this season.
For them teamwork is key, everyone works hard to attack and also retrieve the ball when possession is lost. A system which requires so much speed and intensity and coach Esin leads by example from the touchline with energetic theatrical displays. Just like Tottenham manager Antonio Conte, Coach Esin of Eagle Eyes Academy lives every minute of the game with his 11 on field actors refuelling their strengths for a robust performance.
Against Barracks Fc in the quarter final on Monday 2nd May 2022 , Eagle Eyes Academy will be wary of one stat. Krane Fc last seasons Champions were eliminated by the form of Barracks Fc. That Notwithstanding, Eagle Eyes Academy will head into the tie as favorites on paper.
How far do you think Eagle Eyes Academy will go in the 2022 Akwa Ibom Grassroots Football league ?