Right to Dream Academy emerge champions of Gothia Cup U17 trophy

Published on: 21 July 2019

Right to Dream Academy defeated Nigerian side TikiTaka Academy on penalties to win the prestigious Gothia Cup U17 trophy on Saturday.

Simon Adingra pounced on a goalkeeper’s mistake to give the Ghanaian side the lead before halftime.

However, TikiTaka equalized in the 50th minute through Trek Anthony Stephen who knocked home a rebound from close range.

The evenly balanced encounter ended 1-1 in regulation time, which meant it had to be settled via penalty shootouts.

Right to Dream showed alot of nerve to win the shootouts 3-2.