January 27, 2023



CAF Girls’s Champions League: Go for trophy, NFF tells Bayelsa Queens

President of the Nigeria Soccer Federation, Alhaji Ibrahim Musa Gusau has praised gamers and officers of Bayelsa Queens FC for his or her spectacular 2-0 victory over TP Mazembe women of their CAF Girls Champions League group part match in Marrakech on Thursday, and has charged the Nigerian representatives to maintain perception of their means to win the trophy.

Talking by the chief of delegation, Alhaji Babagana Kalli, the NFF informed the Nigeria Girls Soccer League champions to maintain their eyes on the ball and take it one match at a time as they search first to qualify for the knockout part.

Gusau additionally assured the group that if it makes it to the ultimate of the competitors, he might be in Morocco to cheer the group alongside the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.

After a slender 1-2 defeat to the Cup holders of their opening match, the Queens surged to a 2-0 lead after 24 minutes in opposition to the Congolese group within the Moroccan metropolis of Marrakech on Thursday, and that was the way it ended.

Mamelodi Sundowns’ 5-0 whiplash of Wadi Degla of Egypt on Thursday, within the different match of the group, signifies that the Cup holders have six most factors from their two matches, whereas Bayelsa Queens are second with three factors, forward of TP Mazembe who even have three factors however with one purpose drawback.

The Nigerian champions will tackle group whipping ladies Wadi Degla on Sunday night, and can attain the knockout stage with a minimal win. TP Mazembe will attempt their luck in opposition to Cup holders and group leaders Mamelodi Sundowns.

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Already, Moroccan champions ASFAR, full with Atlas Queens’ star participant Fatima Tagnaout, have certified for the semi finals after two wins, defeating Simba Queens of Tanzania and Inexperienced Buffaloes of Zambia. Decide Ladies of Liberia, the opposite group within the group, have misplaced each video games in opposition to Simba Queens and Inexperienced Buffaloes, and are already eradicated.