Bayelsa Queens Are 2023 Women’s Federation Cup Champions

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In a thrilling clash that kept fans on the edge of their seats, Bayelsa Queens emerged as the champions of the 2023 NFF/TANGO Federation Cup Women’s Final. After a goalless draw against the formidable Rivers Angels, Bayelsa Queens secured a 4-2 victory in the penalty shootout. This remarkable win marks their fifth title in the FA Cup competition and their second consecutive triumph, solidifying their status as a dominant force in Nigerian women’s football.

Bayelsa Queens successfully defended their title, displaying exceptional skill and determination throughout the tournament. The Prosperity girls, under the guidance of head coach Domo Okara, showcased their unwavering commitment to success and their ability to rise to the occasion when it mattered most.

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Bayelsa Queens Players in Celebration mood after 2023 FA Cup triumph.

With their victory in the 2023 FA Cup, Bayelsa Queens have etched their names in history as back-to-back winners of the Federation Cup. This remarkable achievement not only demonstrates their talent and consistency but also highlights their resilience and hunger for victory. It is a testament to their unwavering pursuit of excellence on the football field.

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The final against Rivers Angels was a highly anticipated clash between two powerhouses of Nigerian women’s football. Bayelsa Queens and Rivers Angels are widely regarded as the top sides in the country’s women’s topflight. The fact that Bayelsa Queens emerged victorious after four encounters with Rivers Angels this season speaks volumes about their dominance and ability to overcome formidable opponents.

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Coach Domo Okara revealed that winning the trophy held great significance for the team. The desire to compensate for not winning the league and to honor the team’s supporters who tragically lost their lives during the NWFL Super Six fueled their determination to lift the Federation Cup. The victory stands as a poignant tribute to their supporters and a testament to the team’s unity and resilience in the face of adversity.

Bayelsa Queens’ triumph in the 2023 Women’s Federation Cup is a testament to their unwavering spirit, exceptional skill, and dominance in Nigerian women’s football. With their second consecutive title, they have firmly established themselves as a force to be reckoned with.

Their victory over Rivers Angels showcases their ability to rise above tough competition, cementing their status as the queens of Nigerian women’s football. The Bayelsa Queens’ journey to glory is a remarkable tale of determination, resilience, and the pursuit of excellence.