FC Ifeanyi Ubah emerge 2016 Federation Cup Champions

Ifeanyi Ubah FC

FC Ifeanyi Ubah have emerged champions of the 2016 Federation Cup after beating Nasarawa United via penalty kicks on Sunday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium.

Both teams were playing in the finals of the Federation Cup for the first time.

After playing goalless all through 90 minutes, Sunday’s final had to be decided via penalty kicks.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah won 5-4.

With this, the big spenders have booked a continental ticket to represent Nigeria next season in the CAF Confederations Cup.

Meanwhile, Rivers Angels won the female version as they beat Bayelsa Queens also on penalties 5-4.

NEVER MISS A THING AGAIN! Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required


Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: To place a text-based advert here. Call Willie - +2347088095401

All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.