The preliminary round of the 2022 Akwa Ibom State Grassroots League came to a dramatic conclusion with Onna Zone week seven matches today.
The biggest shock of the preliminary round is the elimination of last seasons Champions Krane Fc who sat on top of the standings In the Onna Zone prior to Saturday’s matches.
The 2021 league champions bowed out following a 0-1 loss to Blessed Stars Academy and identical 3-0 wins for Oxygen Fc, Unity Fc and Barracks Fc who all progress to the Super Eight playoffs.
The Onna Zone Qualifiers will now join the likes of Eagle Eyes Academy, Fullife Football Academy, Jimbo International Fc and Ikoya Fc for the Super Eight playoffs.
The Super Eight playoffs will commence on the 2nd of May 2022 meaning the Super Eight sides will have two weeks to refresh, strategies and tick all preparation boxes.
ROAD TO THE FINALS.
The remaining eight sides will follow the path as outlined below in their quest to become league champions.
( Monday, 2nd may, 2022)
1-Blessed Stars FA vs Ikoya Fc . 9am
2-Oxygen FC vs Jimbo Inter FA 11am
3-Eagle Eye FA vs Barracks FC 1pm
4-Fuĺlife FA vs Unity Fc 3pm
(Wednesday, 4, May 2022)
5-Winner 1 vs Winner 2 1pm
6-Winner 3 vs Winner 4 3pm
(Friday, 6th may , 2022)
7- Winner 5 vs Winner 6 3pm
The Super Eight playoffs will take place at the Onna Township stadium, Onna .