MFM FC bag first trophy of the season

Nigerian Football News By: Ambrose Udeme | 09/12/2017

Mountain Of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club -MFM FC strolled past 36Lion with a 3-1 victory to be crowned champions of the maiden edition of Western Nigeria pre-Season football tournament on Saturday in Lagos.

The Olukoya Boys defeated 36 Lions 3-1 in the final decided Friday at the Agege Stadium courtesy of goals from two new recruits, Victor Mbaoma, Oche Salefu and Monsuru Bashiru while Bakare Emmanuel netted his team's only goal of the entertaining match.

The national chairman, Western Nigeria Football Forum Seyi Akinwunmi in an interview after the final said the forum has achieved its aim of preaching unity and love to the clubs in the zone.

He added that the tourney has enabled them to identify players from the zone who will turn out to be groomed and nutured to greatness.

Speaking further the NFF first vice president also assured that the next edition of the tourney will be well organised and bigger.

MFM FC will continue their preseason exercise with another preseason event tagged, Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Invitational Tournament next week Monday in Kano at the Sanni Abacha Stadium.