With Defence Force in pole position to grab the $250,000 Division One prize in the Ascension Football League, the battle for the $125,000 second prize heats up when current second-placed San Juan Jabloteh (22 points) visit La Horquetta Rangers (20 points) from 6pm this evening at the La Horquetta Recreation ground.

Defence Force (25 points) have a three-point lead and vastly superior goal-difference over Jabloteh and will be confirmed champions with a win over cellar-placed Matura ReUnited F.C. And, unless Matura ReUnited win by the biggest of margins, the Army will still win the title.

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