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Blessed Kickers win maiden Futsal FA Cup

BY: Kwame Larweh
Players of Blessed Kickers celebrating their historic feat
Players of Blessed Kickers celebrating their historic feat

Blessed Kickers were crowned champions of the maiden Futsal FA Cup after beating Stitch in Time 7-5 in the final at the La McDan Park in Accra last Sunday.

The regional five-a-side soccer competition saw 16 clubs vying for the ultimate trophy and prizes at stake.

In the end, Blessed Kickers showed their class to overpower their stubborn opponents. They had a walkover in the quarter-final after excelling in the preliminaries of the three-day championship which began last Friday.

Blessed Kickers defeated San Siro City FC 6-4 in the semi-finals to book an uncompromising final with Stitch In Time, who also beat Adenta Youth FC 12-4 in the other semi-final match.

In the third place match, San Siro City beat Adentan Youth 10-4 to win the bronze medal.

Participating teams
The competition, which was organised by the Futsal League Committee, was graced by the General Secretary of the Ghana Football

Association (GFA), Prosper Harrison Addo, and the Greater Accra Region Football Association chairman, Samuel Aboabire.  

It was sponsored by Delta Paper Mill Limited, producers of Flora Tissues.

The participating teams included AMG FC, Cancheros FC, Future Soccer Academy, King Solomon Mini Football Club, Blessed Kickers FC, Dacota FC, Gadu FC, Sansiro City FC, Danac FC and Stitch in Time Academy.

The rest are Y2K FC, Adentan Youth Futsal Club, Mission FC, Auxano FC, Real Hearts Futsal Club and Oblogo Soccer Ideas FC.