By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Osun Babes defeated Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Championship side, Moje Queens 2-1 in a Pre-Season friendly at the Osogbo City Stadium on Friday, www.kick442.com reports
The encounter which was in preparation for the upcoming NWFL Premiership kick-off date saw late goals after a goalless first half.
Suliat Ajibade whipped past two Moje Queens defenders after receiving a pass from Yemisi Samuel to beat Abubakar Ajimat in goal for the Erin-Ile side seven minutes from full time.
Three minutes later (86th minute), Akubo Obianuju benefits from Abubakar Ajimat’s error to nod in Osun Babes’ second goal of the game.
Balqis Summonu pulled one goal back for the Kwara State-based side in the 88th minute for what was a consolation goal as the Omoluabi Queens smiled away with another Pre-Season victory.
Osun Babes will be a guest to Ibom Angels in their season opener on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo.
Moje Queens on the other hand will play in the NWFL Championship (second-tier league) when the 2020-2021 season kick start with the aim of gaining promotion to the top flight.
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