SGFC Athletics suffered a 2-0 defeat in the hands of Abraysports FC in the opening game of the Kwara FA NLO pre-season tourney at the KFA Pitch inside the Kwara State Stadium complex Ilorin.
Two late goals from Hameed Mubarak on the 85th minutes and Adeshina Mayowa Aliyu on the 88th minutes was what Abraysports needed to overpower SGFC Athletics who only resumed training on Tuesday.
Abraysports FC where the better side in the opening stages of the game as they controlled and dictated play but were unable to find the break through as SGFC defended well to keep them at bay.
SGFC Athletics gradually grew into the game and had their own share of chances but where unable to convert as the first half ended goalless.
The second half began in an electrifying atmosphere with both teams coming out at each other in search of the opener, but it was Abraysports who had the most chance but failed to hit target.
Their goal would finally arrive on the 85th after Sulaiman failed to properly clear his line as Hameed Mubarak capitalized to open the scores for Abraysports.
Abraysports FC doubled their lead three minutes later as Adeshina Mayowa powered in a direct free kick to beat the defense of SGFC Athletics to hand the former a 2-0 victory.
SGFC Athletics will be action again on Thursday Morning when they file out against La Planet FC.