10th December, 2010
The male team of the Ministry of Transportation, MOT and the female squad of StateÂ Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB are winners of the 2010 Lagos Head of ServiceÂ Soccer Championship tagged HOS Cup.
Sunday Akintoye reports that The MOT team beat Lagos State Health Service CommissionÂ 3-0, while SUBEB whitewashed Chief of Staff team 10-0 in the final matches played atÂ the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria yesterday.
Solomon Odumeâ€™s two goalsÂ in the second half and Kabiru Adioâ€™s goal in the 85thÂ minute were all that the MOT needed to emerge champions of this year’s edition.
Speaking with P.M.Sports, Head of Service, Segun Ogunlewe, expressed satisfactionÂ with this yearâ€™s tourney, saying the participants gave good account of themselvesÂ throughout the tournament.
Both MOT and SUBEB teams went home with trophies and the sum of the N200,000, eachÂ while the first runners up in both categories went home with N100,000.