By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Bayelsa Queens defeated Edo Queens 3-2 to end Rollanson Odeh’s side unbeaten start to the 2021 NWFL Premiership season in the course of their week six fixture.
Joy Jerry gave the host the lead in the 19th minute.
Elizabeth Zirike equalised for Edo Queens in the 24th minute.
Charity Reuben put Bayelsa Queens in front for the second time in the game in the 48th minute. Zirike Elizabeth scored her second goal of the game to make it 2-2 before Reuben Charity scored the winning goal for Bayelsa Queens in the 92nd minute.
Pelican Stars earned their first win of the season after a hard-fought 0-1 away win over DreamStar FC Ladies of Lagos.
Chinwendu Ufomba scored the winning goal for the visitors in the 22nd minute at Soccer Temple, Agege Township Stadium, Lagos.
DreamStar FC Ladies midfielder, Anuoluwapo Salisu missed what could have been the equaliser from the penalty spot before the end of the game.
Nasarawa Amazons came from behind to record their second win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Abia Angels.
Margaret Ademulegun scored the opening goal of the game for the visitors from a free-kick. The goal was the defender’s second goal of the season and also her second goal from the free-kick after scoring on the opening day of the season against Pelican Stars.
Anita Ucheogbu’s own goal in the 46th-minute restored parity before Ejalonibu Adejoke scored the winning goal for Nasarawa Amazons in the 86th minute.
Rivers Angels are the only unbeaten club in the league after their 2-1 win over Osun Babes.
Cynthia Aku put the host ahead in the fourth minute.
Yemisi Samuel scored her fourth goal of the season to equalise for the visitors in the 18th minute, while Damilola Koku converted the winning goal for Rivers Angels in the 49th minute.
Sunshine Queens recorded a slim 1-0 win against Ibom Angels.
Mercy Idoko scored the all-important goal for the Akure-based side in the 21st minute.
FC Robo Queens returned to winning ways after last week’s defeat to Confluence Queens with a 3-1 win over Royal Queens FC.
Esther Onyenezie scored the opening goal of the game for FC Robo.
Esther Ndubuisi doubled their lead eight minutes later.
Eunice Godwin pulled a goal back for Royal Queens in the 55th minute before Taiwo Lawal’s 72nd minute took the game beyond the reach of the visitors.
Delta Queens picked their first away point after forcing host, Confluence Queens to a barren draw.
The game was Confluence Queens’ first game hours after Ogbonda Whyte resigned his duty as the club coach.
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