After so much delay due to poor weather conditions, the 2019 regular season in the Bet9jaSociaLiga came to an exciting end with the duo of the Raineri Ghosts and Alimosho Football Club completing the playoffs lineup on October 6, 2019.
The first phase in the Bet9jaSociaLiga Women’s division is done and dusted with 2018 finalists, the rebranded Alimosho Ladies booking their place in the final after SociaLigaMD8 on Saturday.
Yeah, finally, the clouds kept their fiery in check as defending champions, Dannaz Football Club, joined Saints Football Club to book a place in the playoffs after SociaLigaMD8 on Saturday.
Each of the games in the men’s division was a back-to-back hit full of spectacle, except for The Big Game between the Raineri football club and Dannaz football club, which dished out the type we all do not want to see in our Bet9jaSociaLiga.
Like in the men’s Liga, the women’s was not lacking in entertainment. A total of seven goals were scored in two matches, with the Big Game delivering the shock of the day.
For the first time since SociaLigaMD1, we were blessed with so many goals in the Bet9jaSociaLiga. 22 goals were scored in six (6) matches in the Men’s and Women’s divisions for an average of over 3.66 goals per game. For those who missed the action, here is a complete wrap up of all the entertainment that went down at the beautiful Children’s International School, CIS, Lekki Phase One.
With a total of 22 goals scored in the SociaLigaMD5, the Women’s Liga accounted for six (6) of those goals in just two matches. Dannaz Ladies scored the most goals, four (4), in what was the most productive matchday in the Women’s division this season. Here is a wrap up of what happened in the two matches;
Unlike previous match days, Bet9jaSociaLiga MD4 ran over the course of two weekends as a heavy downpour interrupted the schedule of games. Regardless, the football remained breathtaking and tense, as expected.
The Liga action from Matchday 2 brought the kind of drama many expected after seeing Matchday 1. There was an overflow of emotion from many players and fans as momentum swung from team to team, and the tide of different games turned. We saw shocks, comebacks and a barrage of goals. What a matchday! The […]