Basil Afoni-The last day of play of the League 2 saw Ngoketundja FC of Ndop narrowly escaping relegation while Tiko United FC were unlucky as they pulled a 1-1 draw against Aigle Royal of Menoua.
It was a sad day for the supporters of Tiko United that saw their darling team relegated to the inferior Southwest Division II League fondly known as “Devil League”.
Before the last day of play, Tiko United was expected to win his game and pray that AS Etoa-Meki and Achille FC of Sa’a all drop points for them to stay at League 2.
However, this was not the case as As Etoa-Meki beat University of Ngaoundere FC, 4-0 while Achille FC pulled a 0-0 with Panthere Security.
Aigle Royal’s draw against Tiko United frustrated their dream of playing Ligue 1 football next year as they needed a victory that will see them promoted.
Meanwhile, Lion Blessé spanked National Polytechnic 2-0 enabling them to pick the last ticket to join Botafogo FC and Dragon FC to sail into Ligue 1.
On her part, Ngoketundja of Ndop survived relegation after they registered pulled an away draw against Tiko United and registered a win home to see them maintain for next year.
As a result of the FECAFOOT decision which stated that four teams were to be relegated in both League 1&2, in order to bring the number of teams in League 1 from 19 to 18, Achille Fc of Sa’a, Kohi Club of Maroua , Sahel of Maroua all joined Tiko United in the inferior league next season.
The 2009 Cameroon Premier Division Champs, Tiko United will be hoping to bounce back.
Unofficial Classification After Last Day Of Play
1-Dragon club of Yaoundé 69 points
2- Botafogo FC of Douala 65 points
3- Lion Blessé of Fotouni 62 points
4- Aigle Royal of Menoua 61 points
5-Feutcheu FC of Bandjoun 57 points
6- National Polytechnic 52 points
7- As Matelots of Douala 51 points
8- Dynamo of Douala 47 points
9- Panthere Security of Garoua 45 points
10- Colombe of Sangmélima 43 points
11-Dynamic of Buea 41 points
12- University of Ngaoundere 41 points
13- Ngoketundja of Ndop 36 points
14-As Etoa-Meki 35 points
15- Achille Fc of Sa’a 34 points
16-Kohi club of Maroua 30 points
17- Tiko United 32 points
18-Sahel of Maroua 18 points