2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup: Lord Honour, Bobbies Survive Acid Test, Wait for Others in the Quarterfinals
Lord Honour and Bobbies United both survived in their separate Round 16 clashes in the Bet9ja Royal Cup on Saturday, October 25, 2019 at the Oleh Township Stadium, as the two Warri sides laboured to move to the quarterfinals.
But Bobbies were not willing to go down without a fight, as their efforts paid off when substitute Samson Amure scored the equaliser to drag the tie through the rigours of 30 minutes extra time and penalties thereafter.
With these results, Lord Honour will lock horns with the winners of the Round 16 tie between Ekete United and Mega Stars in the quarterfinals.
While Bobbies United will take on the winners of the Round 16 fixture between FC Galaxy and Young Professionals.
More Round of 16 games will be played on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at the Kwale Township Stadium, with FC Galaxy playing Young Professionals at 12noon and De Unique taking on Golden Friends by 2pm.