Nigeria Skilled Football League aspect Dakkada FC defeated excessive flying Nordic Football Academy 1-0 in a pre-season pleasant recreation as their preparations for the new season enters it’s final lap.
It was a second excessive profile pleasant this month for the Nordic Football Academy lads following a unbelievable displaying vs Akwa United FC weeks in the past.
Coach Umar Danlami tutored Dakkada FC named a robust beginning XI for the sport in Uyo however that wasn’t an issue for the Nordic Academy children who gave their extra illustrious opponents a great struggle.
The opening exchanges have been even with each side sizing one another for the soul of the Midfield.
There have been probabilities at each ends however none may get over the goalline with Nordic Football Academy goalkepeer Chukwu Josiah the busiest as he made save after save to guarantee it completed 0-0 at halftime.
Dakkada FC will lastly get the breathrough within the second half following a defensive mix-up by the Nordic Academy defenders.
The purpose sparked life into the sport as each groups upped the tempo however for wasteful ending and glorious goalkepeeping the objectives would have been extra.
Dakkada FC missed an opportunity to double their lead from the spot late on as Skipper Aniekan Ekpe missed from 18 yards.
It completed 1-0 in favour of Dakkada FC however the Nordic Football Academy lads will stroll off with the expertise and satisfaction from an excellent recreation, one that may actually excite Karl Hugo and Kingsley Amunike, co-founders of the Academy.
In a associated improvement, Dakkada FC may kickstart their 2022/2023 NPFL season in December as proposed by the Interim Administration Committee.
The December kick-off and proposed league format is topic to approval by the Nigeria Football Federation – NFF.