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NWPL Week 8 Preview: League returns with a grudge match between Bayelsa Queens and Rivers Angels

June 20, 2017 in Blogs, News

Nigeria Women's Premier League

NWPL Week 8 Preview: League returns with a grudge match between Bayelsa Queens and Rivers Angels

The Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) returns with a grudge match between Bayelsa Queens and Rivers Angels, which is a hotly-anticipated week eight clash on Wednesday.

The rivals are expected to draw a good crowd at the Nembe City Stadium for an encounter that has caught the imagination in the South-South.

The Jewel of Rivers were 2-1 better than Restoration Girls when they met in the first stanza at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium. A brace from Alice Ogebe rendered Yetunde Adeboyejo’s leveller as a consolation. Read the rest of this entry →

Confluence Queens hold mid season award ceremony

June 16, 2017 in Blogs, News

Confluence Queens hold mid season award ceremony

Confluence Queens hold mid season award ceremony

Confluence Queens held the club’s mid season awards ceremony at the Confluence Stadium, with the Golden Gloves; Best Defender; Best Midfielder and Best Striker awards all up for grabs on Thursday morning.

The Golden Gloves award winner with six games played and four clean sheets kept, went to Mercy Vincent.

Dead ball specialist, Polinus Ifeoma picked up the best striker award, while Bola Oladiti was rewarded for her ball winning style in midfield. Read the rest of this entry →