The NPFL all stars settled for a 1-1 draw with Amateur all stars, and claimed the final spot alongside Amateur all-stars who has a goal advantage over NNL all stars.
The first match of the final group fixtures, saw the Non-Leaguers almost causing an upset as they were ahead in the game until the 80th minute, when Adeshina Gata dazzled through the Non-Leaguers defence to get a leveler, which was not enough to seal a place in the final.
The NPFL all-stars continue with their unbeaten run, after playing a 1-1 draw against Amateur all-stars, who they face in the final of the 2017 Amapro Football Championship on Saturday. Thanks to Wasiu Alalade’s 33rd minute goal, which was created by Segun Alebiosu, the big boys almost ran away with the maximum points, until Jamiu Abdullahi Rahmon beat Kazeem Yekini with a curler from the edge of the box, a goal which came in the 85th minute of the encounter and ruined the chance of the much excepted NPFL all-stars vs NNL selected final.
NPFL all-stars defeated Non-Leaguers in the first game, beat NNL selected 4-3, and a 1-1 draw with Amateur all-stars to book a spot in the final, NNL selected beat Amateur all-stars 2-1 in the first game, lost to NPFL allstars 3-4 in the second, and played 3-3 draw with Non-Leaguers with 0 goal difference, while Amateur all-stars lost their game against NNL selected 1-2, thrashed Non-Leaguers 3-0 in the second game, before a 1-1 draw with NPFL all-stars, placing them also on 4points with 2+ goal difference.
The final of the 2017 Amapro Championship will see NPFL all-stars face Amateur all-stars on Saturday, at the Kwara State Stadium Complex, Ilorin.