GP WORLD FA of Nnewi today won the second semi finals of the inaugural Igwe Nanka YSFON U-17 to book the last spot for the final which will be holding on 22nd August 2021 at NEROS sports stadium Nanka.
GP WORLD FA had a slim 2-1 win over hard fighting JEFAB FA at FC Ifeanyi Ubah International stadium Nnewi.
With heavy rain which caused the postponedment of the fixture last Sunday, the two teams played it out for over an hour under heavy rain. Rain disturbing the momentum of the game made the young boys from both teams to put in extra shift, cancelling each other .
JEFAB FA had plethora of chances to go ahead in the game but their poor finishing and the quick recovery from GP WORLD defence left the game open for both sides.
Highly rated and inform Ezim Stanley of GP WORLD converted from the spot to give GP WORLD the lead. Stanley who was on six goals before the semi final increased his tally to 7.
Without wasting time, JEFAB FA equalised through Chikezie Chibuike from the spot and leveled scores at half time.
Just as the game was heading towards penalty shootouts, super Sub, Chisom Ifeanyi benefitted from defensive blunder to put GP WORLD FA through to final.
GP WORLD will now be facing favourites , Aguata GSDA who on Sunday whitewashed a very good side FC Hark Doves 3-0 at FC Ifeanyi Ubah International stadium.