Akwa United trounced Ikorodu United 3-0 in a rescheduled Nigeria league match in Uyo on Wedne...
Akwa United trounced Ikorodu United 3-0 in a rescheduled Nigeria league match in Uyo on Wednesday to maintain their unbeaten run at the Godswill Akpabio stadium
Man of the match Ubong Ekpai headed home team Akwa United in front after 10 minutes.
Akwa United doubled their advantage from the penalty spot after 51 minutes after Harrison Ibukun converted after Friday Ubong was brought down inside the box. On the hour, Cyril Olisemah scored Akwa United’s third goal against his former club.
Akwa United’s Emeka Isaac was sent off three minutes from the interval after he got his second booking.
It was the first time Akwa United coach, Maurice Cooreman, who masterminded Ikorodu United's promotion last season confronted his former club.
There was a huge roar from the spectators when former Orlando Pirates of South Africa striker Ezenwa Otorogu was brought in as a substitute for Akwa United.