Sports Writer Mysoccer24.com
Caiman Filles of Douala have defeated Canon Filles of Yaoundé 6#3, in the opening game of the 2020_2021 Guinness Super League. The game was played at the Annex of the Douala Reunification stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Raissa Nnanga gave visiting Canon Filles the lead at the 14 minute of the game, as she capitalized on a defensive error from Caiman to beat Goalkeeper Diane Bayegla from close range.
Canon Filles looked lively up front, with Ndoimon Sandrine constituting a constant threat in Caiman’s defense.
A goal mouth tussle in Canon’s box resulted to a penalty at the 29th minute. Émilienne Endale stepped up and got Goalkeeper Karis Nelly rooted to spot, to give Caiman an Equalizer.
Nnanga, Minfoumou and Ndoimon combined beautifully up front for Canon, but it was instead Caiman that would take the lead, when Louise Christine Nyake finished up a quick counter attack at the 33rd minute. A lead which Caiman protected till halftime.
Upon resumption for the second segment, Canon Filles looked more aggressive, and Wehiong Louise gave a took reaction, when her 48th minute volley caught Goalkeeper Diane Bayegla off guard, to put the score line at 2#2.
There was little time for Canon Filles to celebrate their hard earned equalizer, as Kamine Nicole Nana got Goalkeeper Karis Nelly beaten with a free kick from over 25 yards.
Canon reacted to Caiman’s third goal, by bringing in Matapa in the place of Djoubi Soline.
Things goat worst for Canon Filles, when Saintis Wochie fired in from a tight angle at the 68 minute, to extend Caiman’s lead.
Substitutions for Caiman saw Noelle Brenda ceding her place to Leticia Wendji, while fourth goal scorer, Saintis Wochie was replaced by Brenda Elame. On the side of Canon Filles, Syrielle Mboufewe came in for Tondja Blandine.
Émilienne Endale made it 5#3 for Caiman, with a fine finish at the 78th minute, before substitute Syrielle Mboufewe pulled one back for Canon late in the game.
Louise Christine Nyake completed her brace when she capitalized on a goalkeeping error from Karis Nelly to put caiman further ahead.
A score line situation of 6#3 in favour of Caiman, sanctioned the opening game of the 2020_2021 women’s league in Cameroon, the first of it kind sponsored by Guinness Cameroon. It is the second time the opening game of the Cameroon women’s league has produced more than seven goals. In the opening game of the 2019_2020 season, Canon Filles defeated Vision sports of Bamenda 5#2 at the Yaoundé Omnisport Stadium.
Last term, Caiman defeated Canon both home and away.
Caiman finished last season on the sixth position with 29 points, one place better than seventh place Canon, who tallied 21 points last term. Both sides are determined to improve of their performances this season.
Other day one games will be played on Thursday November 19, 2020.