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Accra West District Football Association COLTS FA Cup Second Round highlights

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The Second round of the Accra West District Football Association Colts FA Cup saw 16 qualified clubs from the first round engage in thrilling competition, showcasing the passion and talent of young footballers in the district.

The eight matches, which took place at four selected venues on Sunday, April 14, 2024, were fiercely contested, with each team giving their all in their bids to progress to the next round.

Mamprobi Banana Inn shocks Mighty Victory

In the most anticipated match between Mighty Victory and Mamprobi Banana Inn, Mighty Victory, who have a long history in Colts Football, were expected to dominate as the better side, given their reputation and form. However, Mamprobi Banana Inn, despite being labeled as underdogs, had shown their strength in the first round, setting the stage for an intriguing matchup.

From the opening whistle, Mamprobi Banana Inn put up a brilliant display of skill and determination, controlling the midfield and creating several promising chances. Mighty Victory struggled to break down the solid defence of Mamprobi Banana Inn.

The breakthrough for Mamprobi Banana Inn came midway through the first half with a well executed set-piece that left the Mighty Victory defensive unit scrambling. Mamprobi Banana Inn capitalized on the confusion, scoring a brilliant goal to take the lead.

In the early part of the second half, Mamprobi Banana Inn scored a second brilliant goal. Mighty Victory tried to mount a comeback, but Mamprobi Banana Inn held firm, organized and disciplined, denying Mighty Victory any clear opportunities to find a way back into the match.

When the final whistle blew, it was Mamprobi Banana Inn who emerged victorious with a 2-0 win, shocking Football fans who had thronged the match venue to watch the match. Their victory was a testament to their skill, determination, and resilience, proving that in football, anything is possible.

Accra Young Lions devour Argentinos Juniors

Argentinos Juniors locked horns with Accra Young Lions, a top contender tipped to win the FA Cup, in another nail-biting contest.

In the first half, Argentinos Juniors put up a strong defensive performance, holding off Accra Young Lions attacks and keeping the score level till half time.

In the second half, however, Accra Young Lions quality shone through as they scored three goals to demonstrate their superiority and underline their status as one of the FA CUP tournament favorites.

Saint Stars edge out Magic Stars after penalty shootout

The match between Magic Stars and Saint Stars was a very thrilling encounter. Magic Stars took the lead with a goal in the first half, holding onto their lead until just two minutes before the end of the match when Saint Stars were awarded a penalty. Saint Stars converted the penalty, equalizing the score at 1-1 and forcing the match into a penalty shootout.

In the shootout, Saint Stars emerged victorious, securing their place in the next round of the competition. It was indeed a dramatic and exciting match for both sets of fans.

Other Qualified Clubs: 

Top Talent

K. G. Trust

Dan Happy Stars

Dansoman Leed United

Perceverance Soccer Academy

The successful conclusion of this round of matches highlights the competitive spirit and passion that defines this historic tournament. As the qualified teams progress to the next stage, the excitement and anticipation among fans continue to grow, promising more unforgettable moments in this FA Cup journey.