The Michael and Cecilia Ibru University (MCIU) Football Team on the 10th of May, 2019 hosted a football match featuring the Edwin Clark University’s Football Team. The match kicked off right after Vice Chancellor Michael and Cecilia Ibru University Prof. Ibiyinka Fuwape opened the pitch with the first kick.
The Edwin Clark University team came readily as their defense was well placed and players ready for the match. The match started with a slow play, leaving the crowd anxious for the first goal to stir up the match, the first goal attempt was from the MCIU team which caused frenzy after the crowd watched the ball hit the woodwork.
The first half of the match ended in a 1-1 draw, 2 yellow cards and a lot of energy as both team had the intention to win, shortly after the second half kicked off and the Edwin Clark team scored their second goal of the match. The host team hyped to equalize also scored their second goal which was later ruled as offside by the officials.
Though the match ended 2 goals to 1, with Edwin Clark University team singing their way back home in victory, the MCIU football team is prepared to meet the Edwin Clark Football team for the second leg of the match with determination to bring home Victory.