Beyond Limits dedicate historic FA Cup win to bereaved academy player

Beyond Limits were too good for Remo Stars in the FA Cup.


Beyond Limits overcome seniors seniors Remo Stars in Ogun FA Cup.

FEDERATION CUP Beyond Limits dedicate historic FA Cup win to bereaved academy player

Izuchukwu Akawor 15:57 - 07.03.2023

The Remo academy player lost his father on Tuesday morning before linking up with his teammates for the important FA Cup clash against their senior team.

Beyond Limits FA have dedicated their historic FA Cup win over Remo Stars to one of their players who lost his father.

Ayomide Ogungbe was bereaved as the No Limits boys defeated their senior colleagues and NPFL side Remo Stars 3-2 in the quarterfinal of the Ogun State FA Cup.

Beyond Limits came from behind two times to beat Remo to reach the semifinals of the competition for the first time in their history.

No Limits dedicate FA Cup win to Ogungbe

A first-half penalty and two outstanding goals in the second half earned Beyond Limits a record-breaking win over their parent club, Remo Stars.

Beyond Limits FA destroy parent club Remo Stars in Ogun FA Cup.
Beyond Limits players celebrate Ogun FA Cup win over Remo Stars. Beyond Limits make Ogun FA Cup history after Remo Stars win.

The No Limits boys went into the game with one of their players in grief after he lost his father on Tuesday morning.

Manager of the club, Ajibolade Olumide told Pulse Sports Nigeria after the game that his team did their best to put a smile on Ogungbe's face.

Olumide says his FA Cup heroes Beyond Limits played like champions vs Remo Stars.
Ajibolade Olumide with his FA Cup history makers Beyond Limits. Beyond Limits have booked a semifinal place in the FA Cup for the first time following the historic win over parent club, Remo Stars.

"One of the lads lost his dad early this morning (before the game)," Beyond Limits boss told Pulse Sports exclusively.

"We tried to give him a reason to smile," the championship-winning coach said.

That's why we are champions

In a related development, the Beyond Limits boss was a proud man after leading his side to a historic run in the Ogun State FA Cup.

Beyond Limits lifted the Creative Championship, TCC, earlier this month.
Beyond Limits have won the TCC League for the third time in a row. Beyond Limits lifts the TCC again.

Olumide, who led Beyond Limits to a third consecutive TCC title earlier this month, tactically guided his side to the semifinal for the first time after a five-goal thriller against parent club, Remo.

Speaking further to Pulse Sports, the talented tactician noted that the performance showed why they are champions but he also noted that his team can do more.

A day to remember for Beyond Limits FA in theOgun  FA Cup.
It was an exciting FA Cup quarterfinal between Remo Stars and Beyond Limits. Remo Stars came short against their academy boys Beyond Limits in the Ogun FA Cup.

"The boys had an amazing game and i didn't need to say anything special," Olumide added.

"We are TCC champions for a reason and that's how champions should compete. The mentality of the individuals is makes up the team's character and we can be better than this."

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