Rivers Angels emerge champions of Nigeria Women Premier League

The Rivers Angels have clinched the 2015/2016 Nigeria Women Premier League Cup having beaten Nasarawa Amazons on Saturday in Abuja 5-3 via penalty kicks after both teams had played a goalless draw in regulation period. In an earlier meet in Enugu, Rivers Angels had thrashed Nasarawa Amazons 1-0 in the Semi-final of the Women’s Federation Cup.

Rivers Angels have now won the league crown for the third consecutive season, and for the fifth time in history as they claimed a giant trophy, a cash prize of N350,000. Nasarawa Amazons were rewarded with a cash prize of one hundred and fifty thousand naira after finishing as runners-up.


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