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Friday, October 15, 2021

Shocks and thrills in Inter-Bank tourney

Each weekend, columns of executive cars lined up at the Father Gough Complex in Manjai as pot-bellied bank executives rally their teams to sweat it out in this prestigious tourney.

But that’s where the fun stops, because International Commercial Bank (ICB) coach Omar Sowe said the tournament has surprisingly produced hidden talents which are so good that he would recommend them to join the plane to Liberia to help the U-20 squad. 

“Frankly, this not a joke now, some of the players are very good despite the fact that bankers hardly find time for anything else,” he said. 

In the latest fixtures, GT Bank demolished FIBank 4-0 after drawing 1-1 with Eco-Bank. 

Trust Bank too were unstoppable against ICBank, beating them 4-0 on the same day. They had earlier beaten Access Bank 2-1 the previous week. Then Skype Bank beat Keystone Bank 1-0 as Access won Central Bank by similar score line. Other results show Zenith beat AGIB Bank 1-0.  Today, Eco-Bank locks horn with FIB

By Mamadi B Camara

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