NUGA Games 2022: Team Unizik Female Football Team Sees Off Team Fuoye In Style

  • 2022-05-24
  • NUGA Media

The zonal champions of the South East Universities Female Football Competition, Team UNIZIK Female Soccer team on Sunday, March 20th 2022, began their quest for glory for the Female Soccer event Gold by obliterating their counterparts from Federal University of Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), Ekiti State by 3 unreplied goals. Two goals in the first half from Chiamaka Innocent of the Department of Mass Communication and Mercy Ojukwu of the Department of Pure and Industrial Chemistry all but sealed the win for the ladies in their first game with Daniel Praise of Cooperative Economics and Management adding an icing on the cake with a classy finish in the second half of the encounter. Team UNIZIK Female football side who are drawn against FUOYE, Ambrose Ali University Ekpoma (AAU) Edo State and University of Jos (UNIJOS), Plateau State in Group D of the round robin group stage will book their place into the quarter finals with a win against AAU in their second group match billed for Monday, 21st March 2022 at the CMS football pitch, one of the venues of female football event of the ongoing 2022 NUGA games being hosted by University of Lagos (UNILAG). A total of 13 Universities are in competition for the female football event, it is the first time in the history of NUGA games that female football is featuring at the prestigious biennial Universities Games. By Ikenna Nwokedi, PhD