Four matches in the Uyo Zone of the 2022 Akwa Ibom state Grassroots League were decided on Friday at the Uniuyo Mini stadium.
Last seasons Runners up dropped a statement of their intention to go all out for the title as they defeated Ikoya Fc 3-1.
Goals from Joshua Edem, Harry Imo and last seasons top scorer Tunde Ola made Augustine Sunday’s strike for Ikoya Fc a mere consolation.
With 18 goals scored in 5 matches defensive awareness was raised resulting in just 2 goals in the final three games of Matchday One.
Etido Bassey of Jimbo International scored in the First half to smash the efforts invested by Pillars Investors. It finished Jimbo International 1-0 Pillars Investors.
Edak Fc fell 0-1 to lively Fullife Football Academy in the third game of the day. Unwana Mbuotidem scored the games only goal to hand debutants Fullife football Academy victory.
The first draw of the 2022 Season arrived in the very last game of Matchday One. Nichin Football Academy and New Flames shared the spoils in a cagey 0-0 draw.
The 7 wins and one draw on Matchday one have produced 20 goals to set the tone for what promises to be an Exciting 2022 Akwa Ibom Grassroots League Season.