By Etienne Mainimo Mengnjo
Eding FC has gone top of the classification table of the second division league after thrashing Stade Renard FC of Melong 3-0 in a match counting for the 5th day of play at the Yaoundé Military Stadium.
After a goalless first half, Eding FC corrected their inability to score in the first period as they opened scores at the 65 minutes.
Stade Renard efforts to equalize were rendered useless as in the 80th minutes, Eding scored their second goal. Minutes after, they sealed the day with a 3-0 win.
In the first match of the day, Canon FC of Yaounde lost to Dragon FC 0-1 in a local derby that saw the second almost disturbed by rain.
In other matches, Aigle Royal of Menoua edged Colombe of Dja 1-0 while UMS of Loum registered a similar victory over Unisport of Upper Nkam. New stars lost at home to visiting Bamboutos of Mbouda 1-0.
Coton Sport of Garoua will take on Feutcheu FC on Sunday March 26 while Yong Sport Academy of Bamenda welcomes Lions Blesse of Founi on Thursday March 30 as well Racing of Bafoussam will host Apejes of Mfou.
After the 5th day of play, Eding FC is currently topping the classification table with 13 points followed by Astres with 10 points. Dragon FC of Yaounde comes third with a delay match. New Stars of Douala, Lion Blesse and Yong Sport occupy the 16th, 17th and 18th position respectively.
Partial results – 5th day
Canon of Yaoundé – Dragon of Yaoundé 0 – 2
Astres de Douala – Union of Douala 0 – 0
Colombe du Dja and Lobo – Royal eagle of La Menoua 0 – 1
Eding FC of the Lekie – Fox Stadium of Melong 3 – 0
Ums de Loum – United States of Upper Nkam 1- 0
New-stars of Douala – Bamboutos de Mbouda 0 – 1
Sunday 26 March 2017
Coton sport de Garoua vs Feutcheu FC de Bandjoun
Thursday 30 March 2017
Yong sport Bamenda vs Lion injured Fotouni
Racing de Bafoussam vs Apejes de Mfou