Juventus FC and Onyibest FC made it to the final of Amuwo Odofin Face-Off 3 after defeating Magic Empire FC and Achievas FC, respectively.
Juventus FC put up a dominant display, going 2-1 up, but were pulled back by the resilient Magic Empire FC after they scored a late second-half equalizer.
Juventus FC celebrated after defeating Magic Empire FC 2-0 in the penalty shoot-out.In a game that could have gone either way, defending champions, Onyi Best FC, defeated Achievas FC 1-0 after a goalless first half.
The team director of Juventus FC, Uche Okaka said, “I was worried during the first and second half, but when the game ended I was excited. We believe we are going to win the trophy and, by the grace of God, we will achieve this.”
Abraham John, a Juventus FC player, spoke for his team when he said, “We were lucky today after conceding a late-minute equalizer, but we hope we win the final game. It is our first time in this tournament and I hope we win the final.”
Funsho Ajana, a resident, claimed his predictions were right and he expected a Juventus FC victory in the final game of the tournament.
Ajana stated that he expects a difficult game for his favorite team because the defending champions will not go down without a fight.
The Amuwo Odofin Face-Off 3 final will be played on Sunday night at Darius Turf, Diamond Estate, Amuwo Odofin.