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Research Model, Eyeanugie set for 2015 Channels Kids Cup final

Research Model Primary School, Kawo Kaduna State will confront Eyeanugie Primary School, Benin City, Edo State in the final of the 2015 Channels Kids Cup.

The final which will climax 7 days of thrilling display of football skills by primary school pupils takes place at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos at 3pm Wednesday, which coincides with the Childrens’ Day celebrations.

Research Model needed a penalty shootouts to beat Christ The King Primary School, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State 5-4 after the enthralling encounter had ended 1-1 at regulation time.

For Enyeanugie Primary School, the battle for a place in the final against Nana Primary School of Delta state was a fierce encounter.

Enyeanugie held on to record a well deserved 3-2 victory at regulation time .

Nana will face Christ The king in the third place match also today starting at 1pm.

Governor Of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), his Delta, Edo, Kaduna and Akwa Ibom States counterparts, Emmanuel Uduaghan, Adams Oshiomhole, Mukhtar Yero and Godswill Akpabio respectively are expected to grace the event.

Top officials of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Nigeria Schools Sports Federation are also expected to attend the final.



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