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Federation Cup: Rivers Angels, Naija Ratels reach women’s final


NAIJA Ratels of Abuja and River Angels of Port Harcourt have advanced to the final of the women’s President Federation Cup.

The two sides will meet in the final of the competition at the MKO Abiola National Stadium in Abuja on June 29 following their semi-final victories today.

Naija Ratels overcame Remo Stars Ladies 7-6 on penalties after full-time ended 2-2 in Enugu.

In the other semi-final in Awka, Rivers United defeated Delta Queens 2-1, with all the goals coming in the first half.

Blessing Okpe and Peace Effiong struck in the fourth and sixth minutes to give Rivers Angels an early 2-0 lead, with Maureen Okpala reducing the deficit just before half-time.

The men’s final between Abia Warriors and El-Kanemi Warriors will also take place at the MKO Abiola National Stadium on Saturday.



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