ABS FC qualifies for NNL Super 4 final

ABS FC of Ilorin will play in the final of this year’s NNL Super 4 final after they defeated Gombe United 5-4 on penalties after both teams failed to score in regulation time.

ABS will now face the winners of the other playoff game between Katsina United and Remo Stars this evening from 6.30pm.

It was in sudden death penalty that midfielder Bassey Effiong scored the winner for the Saraki Boys after both teams had lost two kicks and scored three in the first five kicks.

Chigozie Maurice lost his kick for Gombe United before Bassey Effiong capped a historic moment for ABS in a near-filled capacity Pantami Stadium.

The NNL Super 4 is to determine the overall winners of the second-tier league.

The four clubs are hosts Gombe United, Katsina United, ABS FC and Remo Stars.

Officials disclosed that the four teams are allowed to feature 15 new signings so as to make the competition more exciting.

 

 

Aisha JM