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NNL: Ekiti United FC defeat Abia Comet 2-1

24 August 2014, 08:40

Ado-Ekiti - Ekiti United FC on Saturday defeated Abia Comet, 2-1 in the Nigeria Premier League (NNL) played at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium in Ado-Ekiti.

The media reports that the two teams displayed good football skills with the home team winning more possession of the ball.

In his reaction, Coach Ademola Agbana of Ekiti, expressed delight at the performance of his team.

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“I really appreciate my boys for playing according to my instructions and with the outcome of today's result, I believe my team will excel in the Nigeria Premier League,” he said.

Coach Victor Wakama of Abia Comet, said that he was disappointed with some of the decisions of the referee.

“The referee has won the match for Ekiti United FC with some of his decisions on the pitch. My team played according to my instructions, but unfortunately we lost the match,” he said.

-    NAN

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