Olympic Beja wins Tunisian Cup

14:46, May 23, 2010      

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Olympic Beja lifted the Tunisian Cup trophy for the second time in its history after beating SC Sfaxien 1-0 on Saturday.

Mahdi Harb converted a penalty kick in the 25th minute paving the way for OB to win the competition 17 year after their first success.

SC Sfaxien sought an equalizer but missed the chance to score.

"We have strongly concentrated on the cup title since the beginning of the season despite some of difficulties which faced us. The victory was the fruit of great efforts and fatigue," coach Rachid Belhout told Xinhua.

"The team enjoyed a strong self-confidence and a great performance made the difference. I'm very proud of my players and I want to devote this title to supporters and the club administration," he added.

Source:Xinhua

(Editor:黄蓓蓓)

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