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NWFL Premiership: Bayelsa Queens Denies Sunshine Queens A Home Win

Sunshine Queens FC, were forced to a 1-1 draw by Bayelsa Queens in the matchday One of the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) played at the Ondo State Sports complex, Akure on Wednesday.

Newly appointed Captain of Sunshine Queens, Suliat Ajibade had converted from a spot kick to put the home side ahead in the 18minutes after Taiwo Ajibade was brought down inside the box.

Sunshine Queens were in control of the game and mounting pressures on their visitors with the intent to increase their lead.

Bayelsa Queens were up to the task in dealing with their hosts’s antics in all the departments.

Efforts by the 2021/22 champions to get a leveller with their long balls was well contained by the Sunshine Queens backline marshalled by Joy Falegan, Kehinde Aganmuyi, Joy Ajah and Divine Onwuchekwa.

The first stanza of the encounter ended 1-0 in favour of the home team.

The restart of the game, saw Sunshine Queens introducing Ezea


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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