Nasarawa Amazons Captain Josephine Mathias has attributed her team’s slim win over Delta Queens to the strong mentality they showed during the game.
Delta Queens were deservedly awarded two penalties in successions, but Sarah Nnodim’ and Mercy Omokwo unexpectedly lost both.
The experienced midfielder hailed her teammates, especially Goalkeeper Rita Akarekor who did well to save the first penalty by Nnodim.
“I am really glad about what we could do today. We stayed strong and showed great character all through the game.
“Our Strong Mentality helped us oversee Delta Queens, especially when they came all out so strong at us, gaining two penalties in the process.
“I believe so much in the abilities of my teammates and am sure we still have a bright chance at winning the league.” She Concluded
Nasarawa Amazons will face Rivers Angels by 4pm on Friday at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium Benin.