Football: DOSAD dominates as Anambra independent league Season 5 goes halfway
DOSAD FA are leading the Anambra Independent Football League (AIFL) Season 5 with 21 points from seven wins and one loss at the end of the first stanza of the league.
GP World FA, Nnewi, are in the second position with 18 points after securing five wins, three draws and one loss from nine games in the 10-team league.
AIFL, founded in 2017, is a private-sector-driven football league for amateur clubs in Anambra under the chairmanship of Reverend Father and Coach Obinna Dike.
A statement issued by Fr Dike and Godsent Eriobu, the Secretary of the League on Sunday, said the second stanza would resume on April 9 with week-10 fixtures.
It said the break would also give clubsides taking part in “My Anambra Super 8” the opportunity to prepare for the finals which have been slated for between March 29 and April 3.
“The League management said it would hold a council meeting on March 17 at its secretariat, Fides Complex, Okpuno, Awka, where issues around the league, including officiating worries, would be addressed.
The mid-season table shows that Bubendorf and Ozalla FC are third and fourth with 18 and 17 points, respectively, after nine matches each while Mekon FC and Ogene FC occupy the fifth and sixth positions with 11 points and 10 points from eight and nine games, respectively.
Other teams on the table include Ranges FC, 9 points; Cardinal Arinze FC, 7, and Obeledu FC, 5.
Chinaza Okeke of DOSAD is leading the scorers’ chart with 11 goals, followed by Odinaka Agina of GP World with five goals, Chibuike Uduezue of Bubendorf, Somadina Okafor of Mekon and Ugochukwu Aguegweogu, all in third place with four goals each. (NAN)