By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
The 2021 Aiteo Cup finalist defeated Young Talents 99 4-0 to emerge as the Champions of the 2021 Winners Golden Bet (WGB) Lagos FA Cup for women’s football.
Super Falcons forward, Monday Gift scored a fantastic goal in the 27th minute to open the scoring for the Lagos Landladies’. She was set up through on goal by Maria Oke and dribbled past the opponent goalie before slotting the ball into the net.
Maria Oke doubled FC Robo Queens’ lead with a great finish in the 31st minute and it was the turn of Monday Gift to provide the assist this time around.
Folashade Ijamilusi converted the third goal for FC Robo Queens in the 35th minute with a tenacious finish.
The woodwork came to the rescue for Young Talents 99 in the 52nd minute as Fasilat Adeyemo’s terrific strike from the corner of the 18-meter box rattled the downright post.
Lawal Taiwo in the 69th minute scored with a neat finish by looping the ball past the onrushing Young Talents 99 goalie to make it four goals for the Lagos Landladies.
The victory meant that FC Robo Queens will represent Lagos State at the next Aiteo Cup (Nigerian version of the FA Cup for women’s football).
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