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Nigeria’ Rivers Angels gets a date for CAF Women’s Champions League

2021 Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership winners, Rivers Angels will kick off its campaign at the maiden CAF Women’s Champions League when the tournament kick off from November 5.

Africa football governing body, CAF confirmed the date for the tournament to take place in Cairo, Egypt, from 5 to 19 November, 2021.

Rivers Angels will compete with seven clubs for the first Women’s Champions League in Africa.

Wadi Degla FC of Egypt, ASFAR FC (Morocco), Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC (South Africa), Vihiga Queens (Kenya), AS Mandé (Mali), Hasaacas Ladies FC (Ghana), and Malabo King FC (Equatorial Guinea) are the other teams that have qualified for the tournament.

Rivers Angels won the 2021 NWFL Premiership Super Six at Ijebu Ode ahead of Delta Queens, FC Robo Queens, Bayelsa Queens, Sunshine Queens, and Edo Queens.


Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu

Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu popularly known as tobex is the Vice chairman of Sports writers Association of Nigeria , lagos Chapter. She Is also the Media Spokesperson of the Super Falcons of Nigeria. She is an award winning women's football writer. Tobex is also an ex footballer that was privileged to play in the first NFF organised women's league in 1990 as a player of Hamza Queens. Her last club as an active footballer was Ibom Angels as She paved way to further her education years ago. She is a Federal Government scholar , with a degree in Mass communication, a second degree in Public Relations and Advertising (Communication Studies). She is a Wife and Mother.

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