National Handball Championship : Struggle For Leadership Intensifies
The clubs continued the battle during the fifth day of the competition played across the national territory over the weekend.
The first phase of National Handball Championship in Cameroon is gradually ending following some Day 5 matches played across the country on Saturday January 16, 2021. The tussle of who will get to the next stage of the competition was felt on the pitch looking at the performances of the different clubs.Read also : Elite One : As Fortuna démarre bien
In the Men’s category, DUC of Dschang trashed University of Douala 26 goals to 16 meanwhile Dreamsport was beaten by YUC of Yaounde 28 goals to 27. On its part, Phoenix Douala threatened to flaw the tough FANZ of Yaounde but rather ended up with 22 goals as against 24 scored by FANZ. Phoenix’s tough performance did not come as a surprise given that their outings since the beginning of the competition have been remarkable. Still in the Men’s category, FAP Yaounde succeeded to overcome the never tiring MINUH side with 25 goals against 22 in Yaounde. The difference in just three goals is clear indication that the battle on the pitch was that of two equal clubs with equal opportunities. In Mbouda, the AS Vita boys from Yaounde beat AS Bamboutos on home soil, 47 goals to 39. The women had just one encounter over the weekend, which was that of Obala. Just like AS Bamboutos, the Tigresses of Obala succumbed to TKC of Yaounde 43-23 on home soil.Read also : Election à la CAF : voie libre pour Motsepe
The slide differences in goals in some of the aforementioned matches, is clear indication that all teams have fine-tuned strategies and are dancing to the rhythms of the competition. This is a sharp contrast to the start of the competition as a club could beat another with a gab of about 10 to 15 goals.Read also : Female Football : Season Resumes After All