Viareggio Cup: Ojodo City, Mavlon Alex Transfiguration progress to quarter final

Published on: 21 February 2024
Viareggio Cup: Ojodo City, Mavlon Alex Transfiguration progress to quarter final
Beyond Limit, Ojodu City, Mavlon, Alex TransfigurationCredit: Bolaji Bale

Just like Beyond Limit, other representatives of Nigeria- Ojodu City, Mavlon and Alex Transfiguration all qualified for the quarter finals of the Viareggio Cup World Football tournament in Italy on Tuesday, reports.

An hattrick from Charles Agada helped Malvon edge Florentina in a dramatic encounter at Bagno a Ripoli (FI) / “Viola Park” sports center.

Agada opened score in the 40th minute of the game, as the tie ended 1-0 in the first half.

He doubled the lead in the 65th of the second half before Maiorana Stefano pulled one back for Florentina.

Deli Lapo restored parity in the 90th minute setting up a pulsating end as Agada scored the winning after 2 minutes of additional time to complete his hattrick.

Ojodu City were the highest winner of the day as they whitewash Westchester City 5-0 to zoom to the quarter final Viareggio at (LU) / “Marco Polo Sports Center” sports center.

Ibrahim Hafiz opened score in the 7th minute before Subair doubled the lead in the 40th minute to end the first half 2-0.

Ibrahim scored his second and Ojodu City's third in the 71st minute as Nlend Ammonito added the fourth 14 minutes later.

Ibrahim completed the onslaught with his hattrick in the 90th minute to give his side a comfortable win.

Alex Transfiguration also comfortably defeated RUKH LVIV 2-0 at the Marina di Pietrasanta (LU) / “Pedonese” sports field.

Goals from Adzuu and Madubuko gave Transfiguration a win that sent them to quarter final to play another Nigerian side Mavlon.

Ojodu City will play Honved while Beyond Limit square against Torino FC all on Thursday.


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