A quick fire goals from Olanrewaju Habeeb in the first half provided Hammola FC the valuable win in the match day three of 2020/2021 Nationwide League One contest at the KFA pitch this evening.
The Lee Bombers who approached the game with full awareness of the dicey log took the bull by the horn as the coach reshuffled his personnels bringing back Habeeb and Qudus into the starting line up.
The recomposed Kaduna United on the other hand needed the game much more because of their position of the log. It didn’t take forever before they imposed their physique on the pitch as their dangerous outlets were effectively utilized from the flanks.
Some ambitious displays upfront by Hoppers tutored side gradually paid off when Habeeb fired home from tight angle after latching onto Tunde’s delicious cross from byline in 25th minutes.
Bomber’s ‘destructive weapon’ once again bulged the net thirteen minutes later after arriving in time before the goalkeeper could do. Olanrewaju completed his brace in brilliant fashion.
Kadunarallied to reduce the deficit at the tale end of the first stanza. The second stanza produced no goal except series of pressure piled on the Lee Bombers searching for equalizer. At the end, Hammola FC survived the scare as maximum points were gathered.
The result today means Seat Of God are joint table toppers with Hammola FC (7 points) who will have their hands full when they face Olukismet in their fourth game on Sunday.
Coach Abdul Azeez Abdul Rasaq in his own words enjoined the players to stay calm and finish the job with valuable victories. He told his wards that it’s not over until it’s over.