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Nwfl Super 6: Okon reaffirms that chances taken will produce desired results

WINNIPEG, MB – JUNE 07: Edwin Okon Head Coach of Nigeria in action during Nigeria training at Winnipeg Stadium on June 7, 2015 in Winnipeg, Canada. (Photo by Adam Pretty – FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Rivers Angels Manager, Edwin Okon has called on his players to be more clinical infront of goal, as they move into the third round of games.

The Porthacourt based side created alot of goal scoring chances against rival Delta Queens, but failed to convert as expected.

Super Falcons Midfielder Alice Ogebe was a key culprit as her penalty was saved by Delta Queens Goalkeepeer Iheoma Onuegbu, who was outstanding on tuesday.

Rivers Angels will face familiar foe Bayelsa Queens on thursday and Okon, is definitely expecting more from his players.

“We were expected to win the game, as we played better from the blast of the whistle. No doubt, we need to start taking our chances, as that is the only way we can get desired results.

“We as a team are optimistic and will do all we can on the pitch to get good results, the players are working hard everyday, but needs to do more to get us our first victory. I am proud of them, but like I said, we can do more.” He concluded.

Rivers Angels are presently 4th on the log, after two rounds of games and will face Bayelsa Queens on thursday.


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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