NWPL: Rivers Angels Unveil New Signings
Four-time Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) Champions, Rivers Angels on Friday unveiled seven newly signed players for the 2017/2018 season.
Team Manager of the club, Matilda Michael Oyiloha during the unveiling urged the new players to give their best towards achieving the goals of the team.
Oyiloha also expressed her confidence in the ability of the players as she believes they can deliver the goods for the team.
“I am confident with the new signings we’ve made,” stated Oyiloha.
“I’ve watched them train and play with the old players and I’m sure they can deliver.
“I also pray that grace will be made available this year and they’ll meet up to our standards,” she added.
Similarly, the Jewel of Rivers announced Haggai Sports as the club’s new kit sponsor for the 2017/2018 NWPL season.
Rivers Angels’ first game for the season will be away to Delta Queens on April 11 at the Kwale Township stadium, Delta State.
Names of the new signings and their former clubs
1. Margaret Etim Delta Queens (Defender)
2. Mary Saiki Confluence Queens (Midfielder)
3. Chinyere Kalu Osun Babes (Forward)
4. Hannah Yusuf Jokodolu Babes (Forward)
5. Vivian Ikechukwu Abia Angels (Forward)
6. Juliet Sunday Sunshine Queens (Forward)
7. Paulinus Ifeoma Confluence Queens (Forward)