Ikeja Central Primary school wins Channels Kids Cup
The young pupils from Ikeja, on Sunday defeated giants’ killers and debutant, Holy Trinity School, Lagos island by 2-1 in the finals at the Agege Staduim in Lagos.
After playing a goalless draw in the first half, both sides were fired up on resumption of the second half and Ikeja Central Primary School drew the first blood within two minutes on resumption of the second half through Gideon Elemile.
Bayo Uraya increased the tally to two nil, a minute later.
Hard fighting, Holy Trinity pulled one back after five minutes, which was just a mere consolation as it proved difficult for the pupils from Lagos Island to break through the tough defence of the pupils from Ikeja.
Earlier, Unilag Staff School had defeated Ago-Egba Primary School 1-nil to finish third.
Ikeja Central will for the next one year relish the title of being referred to as champions of the annual kid’s cup organised by Channels Television.