Chekas FC thrashed High Klass Football Club 4-1 to go top of group A in the LASU Conference of the ongoing 1XBET Cup Championship taking place at LASU Stadium, Ojo.
Playing in the first game of matchday 2, Chekas FC took the lead through Henry Nwosu in the 14th minute and Victor Bruno got a quick response for High Klass in 18th minute. Justin Hezekiah netted a quick fire brace in the 46th and 48th minutes.
In the other group A game, Vinmo Energy defeated LASU Blazers 2-1 to go second on the log behind Chekas on superior goals difference. Earlier in the day, Young Stars defeated Ajegunle United 3-0 in a group B game.
Wednesday games in the championship will see Chekas FC and Vinmo Energy clash to determine winner of group A. In group B, Joint FC and Ajegunle United will face-off, while Badagry United tackles Young Stars FC in the second game of the group.
With Tuesday’s result, the contenders are gradually moving away from pretenders, as matches continue in the LASU Conference on Wednesday.