Rivers United on Sunday secured a 2-1 win over Mountain of Fire and Miracles Football Club (MFM), during the quarter-finals of Governor Dapo Abiodun preseason tournament 2020 at the Dipo Dino Stadium, Ijebu Ode.
Kamon Akani broke the deadlock for MFM just 4 minutes to end of first half.
Malachi Ohawume scored a stunning goal to level the scores for United as he controled and blasted the ball into the net after an assist from Fabian Nworie
Before Fortune Omoniwari scored late into the game to give Rivers United the lead and secure the victory.
A precise long ball kicked off the counter from Theophilus Afelokai to find Fortune Omoniwari, who easily displaced the defender and goalkeeper Osayi Kingdom chipping into an empty net.
The goal, obviously, will be a contender for the goal of the tournament.
— Rivers United FC (@RiversUnitedFC) November 22, 2020
With the win, the pride of Rivers has booked a spot in the semi-finals of the Governor Abiodun Cup 2020.