November 28, 2022



Croc Metropolis Soccer for Peace: Blessing’s double hat-tricks land Gallant Queens in remaining 

Blessing Saleh scored double hat-tricks as Gallant Queens FC whitewashed Knowledge Queens FC 10-0 to qualify for the ultimate of the Croc Metropolis 5-Apart Soccer for Peace Event on the Murtala Muhammed Sq., Kaduna.

Hosts, Kaduna Queens FC Group A additionally defeated YSFON Queens FC 4-2 on penalties after enjoying 1-1 in regulation time to guide a spot within the remaining of the event in it’s second version. 

The 2 semi remaining matches came about on the new Futsal artificial pitch of the Murtala Muhammed Sq., Kaduna. 

Gallant Queens dominated a one-sided affair towards the Knowledge Queens, with event prime scorer, Blessing Saleh, scoring double hat-tricks to take her tally to 13 objectives. 

Midfield maestro and ex-international, Charity Ifenkoh managed the midfield with delectable ability and tactical acumen, as rock strong Loveth Dikko shielded Tolani Adeniyi and later Shade Adebowale in purpose for the Gallant Queens.

Blessing opened scoring within the second minute and by no means seemed again as she rallied to glut of objectives within the first half, with Blessing Dabrinze rounding up the scores to go away scoreline at 6-0 after the primary half.

Blessing opened scoring within the second half to finish her six purpose rout as Rosemary Nwachukwu, Agnes Otata and the group’s engine room, Charity Ifenkoh scoring the group’s tenth and final purpose of the match. 

The second semi-final, a troublesome derby encounter noticed YSFON Queens opened scoring within the 18th minute as former Falconets star, Ramat AbdulKareem slotted a freekick past the goalkeeper within the close to put up. Her purpose was sandwiched by clear possibilities missed by Kaduna Queens when Ruth John’s shot was saved by the keeper, whereas Mercy Shimaior missed a free header. 

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Kaduna Queens nonetheless, equalised following a very good group work as Queen Akinfolaju laid a masterful go for Kate Ezekiel who slotted dwelling the purpose.

The following penalty noticed Kaduna Queen missed their fourth kick, whereas YSFON Queens missed their second and fourth kicks.