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NWFL Premiership: Rejuvenated Nasarawa Amazons Heave Sigh Of Relief After Recording first win of the season


Nasarawa Amazons finally got off the mark as they secured their very first three points of the 2020/2021 NWFL season with a win against Delta Queens at the Lafia City stadium.

Prior to the game, Nasarawa Amazons had lost three of three games into the season and needed to get a win in the game against the Delta Queens.

The duo of Odubanjo Dominance and Onwuka Chidinma caused the Nasarawa Amazon defense a whole lot of trouble as they needed to make a statement.

Chinyere Igboamalu popped up with the winner in the 41st minutes after she was set up by Amarachi Okoronkwo to slot past Onuegbu Ihuoma in goal for Delta Queens.

Speaking after the game, Chief Coach of Nasarawa Amazon, Christopher Danjuma disclosed that despite been satisfied with the victory, he believes his girls will have to do more to get the desired results.

“In my entire life as a Coach, I have never gone three games without a point as I don’t value points but on this victory, i am grateful as I believe we will continue to improve”.

On his team’s inability to convert banging chances.

“We are playing very well and the girls are always at the right place in time but the issue is our inability to convert from close range, something we will definitely work one, the experienced gaffer disclose”.

Nasarawa Amazon will next be visitors to Edo Queens in Benin city on Wednesday 13th January, 2020

The Nigeria Women Premier League is the top level league for women’s association football in Nigeria. 

It is the women’s equivalent of the men’s league, the Nigeria Professional Football League. Founded: 1990


National Stadium Complex,  Lagos.