Aiteo Cup

Rivers Angels win 2017 Women Aiteo Cup

Rivers Angels have emerged winners of the 2017 Women’s Aiteo Cup following their 3-0 penalty shootout win against Ibom Angels at the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos on Wednesday.

After a goalless first half, Rivers Angels came out the better side looking for the opener and got it in the 49th minute through a Cynthia Aku header, assisted by Chioma Wogu.

Gloria Ogbonna jumped high in the box in the 53rd minute to equalise for Ibom Angels and take the game to penalties.

Rivers Angels’ Amarachi Ojinma won the top scorer gong with eight goals while Tochukwu Oluehi was named as best goalkeeper with Ibom’s Charity Reuben named as MVP.

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