Maritime Cup: It’s ENL vs ABTL; NPA vs Josephdam in semi-finals

Maritime Cup: It’s ENL vs ABTL; NPA vs Josephdam in semi-finals


All is set for the semi-final matches of the ongoing Ships & Ports Maritime Cup competition in Lagos tomorrow.

In the first semi-final match, which will be played 9am at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Sports Ground, Bode Thomas, Surulere, Lagos; ENL Consortium will take on fellow terminal operator Apapa Bulk Terminal Limited (ABTL) while in the second match, Josephdam Port Services Limited will take on defending champions NPA at 3pm.

ENL qualified for the semi-final having emerged the leader of Group A with 7 points and a goal difference of +6.

NPA, which finished in Group A as runner-up, also had 7 points and a goal difference of +6 but fell behind ENL on the number of goals score. ENL scored 8 goals while NPA scored 7 at the group stage.

Josephdam finished as the winner of Group B having defeated Tin Can Island Container Terminal (TICT) 2-0 and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) 3-0. It played 2-2 draw with ABTL, which had earlier defeated NIMASA 3-0 and TICT 3-2.

The 2019 Maritime Cup competition is supported by Dangote Ports Operation, Morbod Group and NPA.

Click here for more on the participating teams and fixtures of the tournament.



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