Police Games: Force Headquarters face Zone 1 in male football semi-final


Force Headquarters (FHQ) football team will face Zone 1 on Thursday in the first semi-final clash in the male football event of the ongoing 11th Police Games in Abuja.

NAN reports that on Wednesday FHQ defeated Zone 8 police command 4-3 in the quarter-finals.

On their part, Zone 1 ousted Zone 4 9-8 on penalties after their encounter ended 0-0 in regulation time.

Zone 9 will square up against Zone 3 in the second semi-finals after entertaining quarter-final matches.

Zone 12 lost 1-2 to Zone 9, while Zone 3 pipped Zone 7 2-0.

The matches are scheduled to take place at the National Stadium .

In the women category of football, FHQ will take on Zone 6 in a semi-final encounter, while Zone 7 play Zone 2.

FHQ had defeated Zone 6 2-0, but will be meeting them again after they were paired in the group comprising of only four teams.

Zone 7 and Zone 2 will lock horns in the other semi-final encounter in spite of playing each other in the quarter-finals.

Winners of the two matches will face each other in Friday’s final.

The 11th Police Games, which is part of the 2016 Police Week activities, started on Saturday and will end this Saturday.(NAN)


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