By Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City.
Edo Queens Football Club of Benin kicked-off the 2018/ 2019 Nigeria Women Football League on a scintillating note as they pip the hard fighting D Stars of Lagos 1-0 in a tension shocked away match played at the popular Agege Sports Stadium Lagos.
The Godwin Obaseki Girls opened scoring in the in the first 10 minutes of the second going coming from Grace Henry to put the Benin girls ahead. There two teams fought very to have an upper hand but the goals just refuse to come.
Edo Queens exhibited good football artistry given the visiting team a massive supports from Lagos fans. At the dot of 90 minutes, Edo Girls smiled home with that lone goal, leaving the new League comers crying home.
Edo Queens top their group with three points and will take on Heart Land Queens of Owerri on the 31st at the University of Benin Sports complex Benin – City Edo State.