By Olanrewaju Akojede
Go Round Football Club of Port Harcourt on Tuesday defeated Heartland FC of Owerri 2-1 to emerge champions of the 2106/2017 Nigeria National League (NNL) Super Four competitors.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) studies that the competitors’s ultimate match, performed on the Agege Stadium in Lagos, noticed a brace from Solomon Nwachukwu settling the feisty conflict.
The competitors, which is for the highest two golf equipment within the 2016/2017 NNL’s two conferences, is a knockout occasion which noticed Go Round defeating Kwara United Four-2 through penalty kicks shootout.
This was within the first match performed on Sunday, after each side had drawn goalless, whereas on Monday Heartland certified for Tuesday’s ultimate despite shedding to Remo Stars FC of Sagamu.
Speaking after the match, Go Round FC’s coach Emmanuel Elechi mentioned his crew was prepared for the upcoming Nigeria Professional Football Club (NPFL) competitors.
He added that they weren’t in need of the expectations.
“We are prepared for this competitors and our goal is to win it which we’ve got achieved at the moment. The crew is properly balanced as a result of they educated very onerous and consider in themselves.
“What actually labored for us is that we’re in a position to preserve our gamers. Most of them have been within the crew for about seven years now.
“I requested the administration to present us an opportunity and the actually gave us the very best assist that we are able to get.
“After the emergence in 2016 of the NPFL, the management gave us a target to meet in the NPFL and thank God we are able to achieve that in style,” Elechi mentioned.