Sunshine Queens hold Osun Babes, retains top spot

By Femi Atolagbe
Head coach, Sunshine Queens Fc , Wemimo Mathew, says determination on the part of her girls yielded a good result in a week 8 NWPL tie against Osun babes in Oshogbo.

The soft spoken coach, who addressed newsmen after the goalless encounter said from the blast of the whistle in the first half her players were eager to push forward and get a goal.

Wemimo Mathew however attributed the bad condition of the pitch to missed chances by her attackers especially in the second half.

” The pitch wasn’t okay and it affected the free flow of passes but I’m glad we were able to adapt quickly which was why we got a point”

She described the derby as not too tough encounter but charged her players to give more in subsequent matches.

With the draw sunshine queens retains top spot in the abridged elite league with 17 Points from 8 matches .

The team’s next match is a round of 24 tie against Owena Angels in Ogwashiukwu, Delta state.

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