The Igalamela Football Club nicknamed Real Madrid has emerged champions of the Igala Champions League Football Finals after a 2-1 victory over Idah Football Club, named Barcelona in Idah, Kogi State.
Real Madrid of Ajaka in Igalamela/Odulu Local Government Area secured a shocking victory when they came from a goal down to earn the win in front of an Idah-dominated crowd in the much-talked about Igala El-Clasico which lived to its billing.
Barcelona of Idah with huge possession in the first half of the game secured their lead in the 25th minutes but failed to capitalize on their dominance after missing many begging chances at goal.
Resilient visitors, Real Madrid of Ajaka raised the hopes of their few supporters when they grabbed the equalizer on the brink of half time to get back on level terms.
After the equalizer which was scored by the captain and Sports Secretary of Igalamela/Odolu Local Government Area, Comrade Muhammed Usman, the inspired visitor overturned the table when they sealed the winner in the 78th minutes.
The victory of Real Madrid means the third trophies to be won by the Igalamela/Odolu Football Club, with the Council Chairman, Comrade Zakito Umar expected to host the team soon.