Lawyer turned Sportspreneur ‘Sayo Owolabi hosted a week long Football Fiesta in his hometown Og...
Lawyer turned Sportspreneur ‘Sayo Owolabi hosted a week long Football Fiesta in his hometown Ogbomoso as 8 Under 15 Teams participated in the SAYO OWOLABI 5-A-SIDE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT at the main bowl of the Ogbomoso High School pitch.
The Tournament which kicked off on Sunday September 4, 2016 had the teams squaring in 2 Groups.
Galaxy FC, Broncos FC, JK Boys and Feeders Strikers paired in Group A while Group B had Hossan FC, Awoye United FC, Flying Horse FC and Ultimate FC.
After the First round, Broncos FC took on Flying Horse FC in the semi finals and won via penalties while Awoye United with a late goal defeated JK Boys in the other semi final.
The third place match ended via penalties in favour of Flying Horse FC.
The Final on Saturday September 10, 2016 between Broncos Fc and Awoye United FC was an explosive encounter and it took a late rally from Broncos FC to become the winner of the maiden Sayo Owolabi 5-a-side Football Tournament.
The top 3 teams as well as the tournament’s MVP, Most Disciplined Player and the Best Coach were all rewarded with Cash Prizes and Gift items.
The Sayo Owolabi 5-a-side Football tournament is part of the components of S.A.Y.O (Sports And Youth Orientation) Initiative conceived to Discover, develop and deploy talents in Sports, Academics and Creative Industry in Ogbomoso and beyond for Global exploits.