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NWFL: Rivers Angels Beat FC Robo To Sage First League Rob

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Rivers Angels are seven-time NWFL champions. Photo: [email protected]Rivers Angels defeated FC Robo Queens 1-0 on Wednesday to document their first draw cease on this season’s Nigeria Females’s Football League (NFWL). 

FC Robo started the sport on a fine display with Opeyemi Ajakaye hitting the woodwork in the basic ten minutes.

On the opposite hand it used to be Oghenebrume Ikekhua who scored from cease vary in the 15th minute of the arrive at some level of on the College of Port Harcourt Sports Complex at hand the Jewel of Rivers the lead.

Because the Lagos-essentially based outfit pressed for a leveller, Ndubuisi Esther almost doubled the lead for Rivers United. Her setpiece, on the opposite hand, hit the publish in the 67th minute.

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‘A Great Fight’Wednesday’s draw cease technique Rivers Angels, defending champions of the NWFL, are on four parts from two games. Over the weekend, they were held to a barren draw by Delta Queens in Asaba, the capital of the oil-prosperous relate.

Edwin Okon’s facet will now gallop back and forth to Warri the build they face Royal Queens in their next NWFL match.

Sooner than the arrive at some level of, the coach had acknowledged his girls were battle-ready for the tie, though he conceded it might perhaps perhaps in point of fact perhaps now no longer be an easy sport.

“I’m trying ahead to an advanced battle from Robo Queens the next day [Wednesday] because they comprise a extremely young facet however notwithstanding, victory shall be ours,” he acknowledged on Tuesday.

“This season shall be pretty a attention-grabbing one as a result of the different to qualify for the continental showpiece next yr so one can not comprise ample cash to experience in any respect.

“I’m having a gape ahead to a fine sport arrive the next day and hope the odds will favour us.”

In completely different games accomplished on Wednesday, Bayelsa Queens and Delta Queens shared the spoils in a south-south derby with dreams from Grace Henry and Mercy Itimi.

Nasarawa Amazons, faraway from home, walloped Pelican Stars 3-0 like minded as Abia Angels and Royal Queens’ arrive at some level of ended in a goalless draw.

There used to be also one other barren draw in Matchday 2 of the NWFL. This used to be the sport between Edo Queens and Naija Ratels.

Osun Babes, on the opposite hand, lost one nil to Confluence Queens.


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