Rivers Angels clinch 2016 Federation Cup title

Nigeria female football club, Rivers Angels have emerged champions of the 2016 Federation Cup final after defeating Bayelsa United 5-3 on penalties.

Rafiat Sule got the opener in the 20th minute for the United on Sunday afternoon at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos.

However, her celebration did not last long as Osinachi Ohale levelled the scoreline five minutes later.

Both sides were unable to break the deadlock in the second half.

The game consequently headed to penalties for the second successive year.

 

 

Aisha JM