Rivers Angels Miss League Title – Winners Receive N200,000


Rivers Angels FC has missed out on the 2009 women’s league title after being edged out by Delta Queens in the final match of the Super six league playoff in Abuja.
The Angels, who were on 11 points needed a draw in the final match with Delta Queens, while the Queens had to win to take their points haul to 13 and win the title in the final match.
At the end of the game, the Queens won the closely contested match to successfully retain the title they won last year.
FCT Queens, whose players spent time ruing their neglect by the FCT officials finished third in the contest with a distant six points.
For their efforts, the winners went home with the sum of N200,000 prize money while N150,000 went to the runners-up.
All the four other participants, Pelican Stars, Calabar, Bayelsa Queens of Yenagoa, Inneh Queens of Benin City and FCT Queens, received N100,000, each.