By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
FC Robo Queens on Wednesday recorded the biggest win in the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Premiership week eight tie as they annihilated Lagos rival, DreamStar FC Ladies 5-0 after last week defeat to Edo Queens amidst robbery incidence.
League leaders, Bayelsa Queens also thrashed Ibom Angels 4-0.
Rivers Angels, Nasarawa Amazons, Confluence Queens, and Delta Queens also earned home wins.
Esther Onyenezie gave FC Robo Queens the lead in the 15th minute.
The joint-leading goal scorer in the league, Monday Gift announced her return from Turkey (with Super Falcons) as she scored her side second goal of the game six minutes later.
Shade Ijamilusi scored her first goal of the season to triple the host lead four minutes from time.
Rahimot Adebayo put the icing on the cake with FC Robo’s fifth goal in the 87th minute.
Bayelsa Queens also put four goals past another relegation-threatened side in Ibom Angels.
A brace from 2019 league top goal scorer, Anjor Mary, and a goal each from Bokiri Joy and Charity Reuben ensured that the Gloryland Girls maintained their one-point lead at the top of the table.
Rivers Angels continued to mount more pressure on the league leaders after a 3-0 win over Royal Queens.
Koku Damilola gave the host the lead in the 47th minute.
Regina Otu made it 2-0 for the defending Champions.
Ibinabo Georgewill scored her first goal of the season in the 93rd minute to seal the win for Rivers Angels.
Goals from Amarachi Okoronkwo and Lola Philips gave Nasarawa Amazons a 2-0 win over Osun Babes in Lafia.
Top goal scorer at the 2020 Flying Officers Cup, Joy Omewa scored the winning goal for Confluence Queens as they pipped Abia Angels 1-0.
Dominance Odubanjo scored her fourth goal of the season to help Delta Queens to a slim 1-0 win over Edo Queens thereby inflicting the visitors with their second defeat of the season.
Sunshine Queens will host Pelican Stars in the final week eight tie on Thursday in Akure.
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