Four teams sealed qualification to the quarter final of the 2021 Flying Officers Cup after the conclusion of Group A and B games on Friday, October 15.
Royal Queens held Ghana Police Ladies FC to a 2-2 draw in the first game of the day.
Soroibe Chinanza gave the ‘Canadian Geese’ the lead through a header in the seventh minute.
Three minutes later, Ruth Appiah equalised for the Ghana Police Ladies just the same way Soroibe Chinanza did for Royal Queens.
Ghana Police Ladies forward, Jane Ayieyam delivered a fantastic header to give the Ghanaian side the lead for the first time in the game.
Ivoy Kolli was sent off for the Ghana Police Ladies late in the first half for her second bookable offences.
In the 62nd minute, Royal Queens FC’s incessant pressure paid off as Chika Idika restored parity for the Warri based side to make the score line 2-2.
Naija Ratels in the second game of the day defeated Honey Badgers 0-2.
As early as the second minutes of play, Olamide Adugbe converted a free kick from 25 yards to give Naija Ratels the lead.
Sofiat Bankole scored her first goal of the tournament in the sixth minute to double Naija Ratels’ lead from a rebound.
The results means that Royal Queens finished top of Group A with five points from three games and qualified for the quarter final alongside Naija Ratels FC (4 points) while Ghana Police Ladies FC (2 points) and Honey Badgers FC (2 points) crashed out of the tournament.
In Group B, Osun Babes held defending Champions, Bayelsa Queens to a barren draw.
The game in which Bayelsa Queens dominated possession ended in a 0-0 draw with the ‘Prosperity Ladies’ wasting lots of chances while Osun Babes goalkeeper, Nwachukwu Elizabeth was solid for the Omoluabi Queens emerging as the player of the match.
FC Robo Queens thrashed Prince Kazeem Eletu Queens FC 6-1 to finish top of Group B.
Rukayat Shobowale opened the floodgate for FC Robo Queens as she collected a pass from Ajakaye Opeyemi and slotted in coolly.
In the second half, FC Robo Queens scored five more goals to solidify their lead.