Match day 13 of the 2018 MTN elite one championship was one again with another dose of surprise. Who will have thought going into this match day that defending champions Eding Sport FC without a midweek game will lose against relegation threatened Aigle Royal of Menoua that had suffered a disappointing midweek defeat away to New Stars in Limbe.
Football works in mysterious ways.
Looking at the full results one is just tempted to cross his fingers on his lips as the championship’s matches results becomes increasingly difficult to predict.
1- AIGLE 2⃣-1⃣ EDING
Emmanuel Njoh Njoh, Franky Masooda/Mbiakop Kamga
2- FORTUNA 2⃣-2⃣UNION SD.
Willy Bofia,Figo Edjimbi
3- FOVU 2⃣-1⃣ COLOMBE
Ntebeu Lionel Djoko,Irene Romeo Mbele/Rostand Kako(pen)
4- NEW STAR0⃣ -0⃣YAFOOT
5- UMS 2⃣-1⃣APEJES
Victus Amougui, Willy Stephen Nnameji(Pen)/
Brandon Simon Mukete
All 3 goals of the game were scored by different players who are not new to scoring this season. Nnameji got his 3rd goal of the season after goals against Aigle and New Stars while Amougui got his 2nd goal of the season with the other coming away to YAFOOT in Yaoundé.
Apejes lone goal scorer Mukete scored his 5th goal of the season. Mukete scored the first goal of this season.3 of Mukete’s 5 goals this season have come from Substitute appearances.
6- YOSA 1⃣-1⃣ FEUTCHEU
Konyuy Jude opened scores for YOSA at the 40th minute after Rene Mukete won a penalty for YOSA.In the 57th minutes Christian Ohandza equalized for Feutcheu after a sublime dead ball executed by Ashu Tambe found him unmarked in the far post.
Christian’s goal is the 3rd conceded by YOSA this season and the first to come a player without the Christian name Marius.Before this match day,Only Marius Mouandilmadji of Cotonsport and Marius Ngon A of Astres had score against YOSA.
7- DRAGON 2⃣-1⃣ ASTRES
Junior Rostand Mbai ×2/Julien Fokou
8-Unisport 1-1 Cotonsport
George Landry Belamo/
The goal today is Kamilou 6th goal of the season and another 11 years after he scored his first elite one goal against Sable de Batie.
9.Stade Renard 0-1 Bamboutos.
Abangana Moussa(⚽55th Minute)
Abagana’s goal came after Tamo Giresse Tinwo had miss a penalty awarded to Stade Renard at the 8th minute of play.
In total this match day had 21 goals scored from 9 games with 2 players scoring a brace in Nlend Samuel of USD and Junior Rostand Mbai of Dragon Yaoundé.
4 clubs won their home games(Dragon,Aigle,UMS and Fovu FC) while 4 games ended in a draw and Bamboutos got the only away win this match day.
1) Anicet Mbarga Foe got his first win as Bamboutos FC boss in Melong and it was Bamboutos first top flight win in Melong handed them by Abangana Moussa who scored his first goal of the season.
2)Aigle Royal of Menoua recorded their second win of the season defeating,Defending champions,Eding sport FC.It was Aigle’s 2nd win over Eding Sport in 5 top flight meetings.
Stade Renard of Melong missed a penalty at home for the 2nd time this season. No side has missed more penalties in the league this season.
Nlend Samuel scored a brace making him the first player to score a brace in 2 separate games this season.
3)Franck Massoda scored of Aigle’s 2 goals to become the club’s top scorer this season with 3 goals.He has had a hand in 2 goals and scored 3 this season. Hitman.
4)AS Fortuna vs USD sportive of Douala produced the highest number of goals for this match day. 4 goals were scored by 3 players.Fortuna has punished 4 previous champions this season (UMS,Cotonsport, Dragon and USD)
5)Defending champions,Eding sport FC have not won any of their last 5 games.4 draws 1 defeat.Colombe’s lone goal against Fovu was the club’s 5 goal scored this season.
6)Kamilou Daouda of Cotonsport and Junior Rostand Mbai of Dragon were on Target this match day to take their season tally to 6.
Kamilou got a goal in the 70th minute away to Unisport while Rostand got a brace for Dragon against Astres.
7)Feutcheu FC’s latest draw away to YOSA means since Feutcheu FC got promoted in 2017,they club have picked up 7 points out of possible 9 points.
New Stars of Douala picked up a draw against YAFOOT FC making it 7 points harvested out of 9 in the last 3 games.
8) Marius Mouanjimadji didn’t score on this match day but remains the league’s top scorer with 8 goals.
9) Cotonsport’s 1-1 draw away to Unisport makes it 9 games without a defeat for the Cotonites.up next Feutcheu FC.
10) Aigle Royal of Menoua is now on 10 points and moves upward the table.
11) Unisport vs Cotonsport ended in a 1 all scoreline.In all the last 11 elite one fixtures between this 2 clubs now have as bulletin.5 draws,5 Cotonsport win and 1 Unisport win.
*List of MTN ELITE ONE 2018 TOP SCORERS*
1-MARIUS Mouandilmadji *8 goals Coton sport*
2-Ashu Tambe *7 goals Feutcheu*
3-Mbaï Rostand *6 goals Dragon*
4-Daouda Kamilou *6 goals Coton Sport*
5- Brandon Simon Mukete *5 goals for Apejes*
5- Nguidjol Christian Emmanuel bayemi *5 goals for Eding sport FC*
5-Tamo Giresse Tinwo *5 goals for Stade Renard of Melong*
6-Nlend Samuel *4 goals for USD*
YOSA of Bamenda with 3 goals conceded in 12 games.2 of the 3 goals conceded by YOSA have been at home.
Cotonsport of Garoua 18 goals scored. Marius and Kamilou have scored 14 of the goals.
More to come after the next match day.