Nov 4, 2013, 9:57 AM
Ernest Gibba’s 31st minute excellent header inspired debutants Farms Engineering FC to the 2014-2015 Gunjur summer knock out title.
The Kartong-based outfit beat Solifo Investment FC 1-0 in a keenly contested game played at the Gunjur Nyamina football field on Saturday.
The game saw an excellent exhibition of talent and panache, and attracted spectators from Gunjur and satellite areas.
Ernest Gibba opened the scores for the visitors Farms Engineering FC in the 31st minute of the game from an astonishing header, to give side the lead, which eventually proved to be the winner, and their first trophy in their debut season in the Gunjur nawettan.
Solifo Investment FC responded for an equalizer, but could not break through Farms Engineering FC’s solid defence line; thus the game ended 1-0 in favour of Farms Engineering FC.
As the champions, Engineering FC walked away with a giant trophy and a cash prize of D9,000; Solifo Investment FC received D6,000 as the runners-up.