The Baggio Preseason Tournament is gradually getting to the next stage of the competition. interesting games were programmed on 22 June 2020 with Avion Academy the lone Elite one club in action. Foncha street and AS Matelots represented the Elite two
Three games were programmed with Avion Academy hosting AS Dibamba from the regional league. It was a tough 45min for the Elite one teams as As Dibamba open scoring at 13min of play with a header from Lioc Mecheal but Avion Academy show their resilience as they equalized at the 30min. At the break, it was Avion 1 – 1 Dibamba.
The second half will be a pale copy of the first with a shot from long range by Adamou Max to make it 1 -2 in favor of As Dibamaba at the 58min. But Avion will again equalize at the 74min with a header from Romeo Nkenze to make it 2-2. With 10min remain to draw the end of the game, Avion Academy proved their supremacy and grape a winner at the 80min to take the goal tally to 3 -2 and eventually qualified for the next stage of the competition
AVION ACADEMY 3 – 2 AS DIBAMBA
FONCHA STREET 3 – 2 VICTORIA UNITED
Match of interest to many was between As Matelots from Elite Two and MT Cameroon from the southwest regional league. With the weather not favorable for both teams as it rained, the show in the field became difficult in the first 25min of the encounter for both teams but the deadlock was broken by MT Cameroon at the 33min with a header from Ernest Bwang from a corner kick cross from George Tabi to put the visitors ahead before the break. At half time, it was AS Matelots 0 – 1 MT Cameroon
The second half resumed with As Matelots Making two change upfront but MT Cameroon stood firm to protect the one goal scored in the first half of the encounter. With 14min to the end of the game, As Matelots brought another sticker for a defender and at the 82min, the changes for coach Dominic paid off as Tabe Brian was brought down in the penalty box and the penalty was well converted by Brain for an equalizer 1 -1. As Matelot missed couple of chances in the last three min of the game but at full time it ended one on either side.
AS MATELOTS 1 – 1 MT CAMEROON
NEXT ROUND GAMES
SATURDAY JULY 25, 2020
11H30: LEOPARD DOUALA VS FUTURE STARS
13H30: ASTRES FC VS TIKO UNITED
15H30: UNION SPORTIVE DOUALA VS TIKO UNITED
SUNDAY JULY 26, 2020
14H00: BAMBOUTOS FC VS BUEA UNITED
15H45: PANTHERE SPORTIVE VS AIGLE DE NOON