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Sports News of Saturday, 2 October 2021


BOWFT:  Semifinals: Edo Queens, Rivers Angels in titanic battle

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As the maiden edition of Betsy Obaseki Women Football Tournament BOWFT, enters the semifinal stage, the coach Mathew Wemimo- led host team Edo Queens FC will tomorrow evening at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium Benin City engage the current league NWFL champions Rivers Angels of Port Harcourt in a semifinal cracker. 

To reach the Semifinal stage the Godwin Obaseki girls defeated the newly  promoted NWFL  side Naija Ratels FC of Abuja 2-0 in the opening game of the competition,  went on to trashed Rolly Angels FC 4-0 in the second group match and also whitewashed the girls from Imo State Heartland Queens of Owerri 5-0 with the prolific Striker Emenm Essien- scoring twice in the game.

Edo Queens recorded three straight win in their group games earning them 9 points from three matches by topping the group Group A.