Players and officials of Go Round FC smiled Wednesday night as they received the sum of one million naira from the new club president, Charity Obuah.
The new president of the club, Charity Obuah, made the presentation to the team when they arrived at their base.
Charity was elated with the road win, the first ever for the club since they qualified to play in the top tier Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in 2018.
“The boys have made me proud. It is a real welcome present for me and I am so happy,” Charity said after the game.
Sodiq Ololade scored for Go Round FC in the 37th minute, a solo run out of nothing and a beautiful finish.
In the 68th minute, the home side, Abia Warriors got a penalty from a witless challenge by skipper, Ebuka Akobundu on Ibrahim Olawoyin.
Ten minutes later, Go Round FC coach, Willy Udube made a double change with goal scorer, Ololade replaced by Junior Ogar and Chinonye Chinda going off for former Abia Warriors midfielder, Henry Ochuba.
With both sides looking like they had settled for a draw, Onyedikachi Ugwu got the winner in added time.