Twenty-five schools from all the local government areas of the state which qualified for the zonal stage of the Zenith Bank Delta Principals’ Cup Football Competition have all played their second leg games which took place on Wednesday and Friday this week in eight different centres across the state.
At Pilgrim Baptist Grammar School, Issele Uku, Okpanam High School, Okpanam, Oshimili North locked horns with Mixed Secondary School, Abavo, Ika South, by 2pm, while the winner of the encounter will tackle Comprehensive Secondary School, Ogwashi Uku, Aniocha South, on Friday by 2pm.
Azagba Mixed Secondary School, Issele Azagba, Aniocha North, and Zappa Mixed Secondary School, Asaba, Oshimili South, slugged it out at Adaigbo Secondary School, Ogwashi Uku, by 2pm. The winner will play against Efeizomor Secondary School, Boji Boji Owa, Ika North East, on Friday by 2pm.
At Ughelli Township Stadium, Ughelli, Okoloba Secondary School, Okoloba, Bomadi Local Government, and Utagba-Ogbe Grammar School, Kwale, Ndokwa West, traded tackles by 11am, while Alaka Grammar School, Ozoro, Isoko North, did same by 2pm with the school representing Patani Local Government. On Friday, the winners of the two encounters will clash by 2pm to determine the champion of the zone.
Hussey College, Warri, will hosted the match between Ogulagha Secondary School, Ogulagha, Burutu Local Government, and Orerokpe Secondary School, Orerokpe, Okpe Local Government, by 2pm, while the winner will face the school from Ughelli South on Friday by 2pm.
Urhobo College was the venue for schools from Warri South West, Ethiope West and Sapele Local Government Areas, Utagba-Ogbe Grammar School, Kwale, hosted schools from Isoko South, Ukwuani, and Ethiope East, Irri Grammar School, Irri, was the venue for schools from Ndokwa East, Ughelli North and Udu Local Government Areas. Schools from Uvwie, Warri South and Warri North will take their turns at Obule Integrated Schools, Sapele.
The competition is being organized by the state Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education and powered by Zenith Bank PLC.