NWFL Super 6: Igali Hails Bayelsa Queens, Task Team To Retain Title


As Bayelsa Queens booked their place in the final of the Super Six playoffs in Asaba, the HonourablCommissionerer for Youth and Sports Development, Bayelsa State, Champion Daniel Igali has lauded the team for the feat achieved towards retaining their title.

The NWFL defending champions defeated bitter rival Rivers Angels 1-0 in the semi-finals courtesy of a goal from Edet After Flourish was brought down in the box to set up a final with host Delta Queens on Sunday by 4 pm at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba

Champion Igali in a statement issued on Saturday commended the winning attitude of the team while singling out their resilience despite late pressure from their opponent.

Champion also applauded the supportive role the state government led by Governor Douye Diri and his deputy Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo have played, stressing that they have shown unwavering resolve in motivating the various state athletes

Equally, Igali urged Bayelsans to travel in their numbers to Asaba to give their beloved Bayelsa Queens the needed support once again to emerge champions of the Nigeria Women’s Football League with the view of representing the country in the CAF Women’s Champions League.