By Pelumi Abiara
With the commencement of the female category of the Professor Akin Oyebode U-15 Football Competition
this weekend, the newly appointed acting Chairperson of the Ekiti State
Sports Council, Mrs Olusola Osetoba will take the kick off heralding the female contests at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado Ekiti.
The female category of the competition had been moved to the venue in honor of the amiable Mrs Osetoba who assumed office earlier this week.
With a total of 10 matches set to be played across five different centers in Ekiti State, Oluyemi Kayode Stadium will host Perfect Touch Football Club of Ikole Ekiti as they trade tackles with Emure Ekiti, Osetoba Babes in the opening
game scheduled by noon on the 1st of May, 2021.
The May Day fun will continue with the second match of the day between Golden FC and Fatoba Queens Feeders – both of Ado Ekiti – at the same Venue.
On Sunday, Quarter finalists will emerge when the boys takes to the pitch for the last matches in the group stage on Sunday, May 2nd across the four Centers hosting the category of the Competition.
12 teams are in contention for 7 quarter finals slots, Ido/Osi have already qualified.
Meanwhile Moba and Ekiti West were eliminated last week after their second defeats from group A and B respectively.