Kaduna State Based Football Club, Kada City FC Beat Bendel Insurance To Win The Nigeria National League (NNL) |@kadacityfc

Popular Kaduna based football club, Kada City FC have emerged as the champions of the 2018-19 Nigeria National League (NNL) Super 8 after beating Bendel Insurance through penalty shootout in Aba on Thursday.

Both teams qualified for the final after their unbeaten run in their various zones. For Kada City FC, they came out top in Northern Zone with 5 points same as Gombe United, but edged on goal difference.

On the other hand, Bendel Insurance defeated all their opponents in the Southern Zone without conceding a goal and scoring five in the process.

Match Report:

Emmanuel Nwangboje broke the deadlock in the 15th minute to put Insurance the early lead, but before the break, Kadiri Sanusi levelled for Kada City FC.

At the end of 90 minute, it ended 1-1 and the match was decided by penalty shootout where Kada City won 4-3 to claim the NNL Super 8 title.

Kada City FC  have now earned promotion to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). They are joined by Gombe United, Bendel Insurance and Remo Stars.
Kada City FC is a privately owned club based in Kaduna State and was  officially unveiled on 23rd February,2018. Kada City FC plied its trade in the Nigeria National League (NNL), a second tier division in the Nigerian league before gaining promotion into The Nigeria Professional Football League  (NPFL).

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