13th December, 2011
Union FC will trade tackles with MSI in one of the semi final matches of the Edna Smith Soccer Championship, which is currently going on in Sango Ota, Ogun State.
Union FC beat Mupin City 3-1 in the quarter final match decided at the weekend, while MSI pip Hamoney 1-0. In another semi final tie, Edna Smith football team will go to war against West K. Edna Smith defeated Adekas 3-1 in the quarter finals, while West K beat Achiever 5-3 in their matches decided through penalty shooutouts.
All the semi final matches will be played on Saturday, 17 December.
Meanwhile, Secretary of Newstars Promotions, co Sponsor of Edna Smith Cup, Ganiyu Adewale has enjoined football scouts, club managers and developers to come and watch the best of grassroots football display by the youngsters.
â€œYoung talents are on display at the ongoing Edna Smith Cup. They are the future players that will represent this country in future international competition,â€ he said.
According to the organisers, the final of theÂ competition will be played on the Christmas eve,Â Saturday, 24 December.