Banshika win 2nd edition of Nimrod YSFON U-20 soccer tournament


Banshika have emerged champions of the second edition of Engineer Musa Nimrod Youth Sports Federation of NIgeria (YSFON) U-20 Soccer Competition.

Banshika beat Shangui FC by a lone goal in the epic final played at the College of Education (COE) Hong.

In the third place match, Gaya FC  beat Thibang 2-1 to settle for the bronze.

The National Organising Secretary of YSFON, Malam Abdulrazak Usman described the event as a huge success.

“We are happy that it all ended successfully,” he said.

He commended the sponsor, Engineer Musa Nimrod for bracing up and sacrificing to bring youth together 

On the talents discovered, he assured that YSFON will keep tab on them and groom them to become national assets.

The sponsor, Engineer Musa Nimrod said the soccer competition was to remove the youth from the street and meaningfully engage them.

Nimrod said, “The reason for this competition was to bring out the hidden talents of some of these players. The competition keep the youths of Hong busy and engaged which is one of the aims.


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