Bayelsa State Governor His excellency Henry Seriake Dickson surprised NWPL winners Bayelsa Queens with 22 Million Naira for their effort in breaking the jinx after 11 years of becoming league winners.
Receiving the players at the Government house in yenagoe , His Excellency was full of praise and admiration for the players.
” Our Bayelsa Queens is the best , they went to Lagos and Conquered Nigeria” he told the media.
Prior to the final match against Nasarawa Amazons moses Aduku the coach of Bayelsa Queens had promised to deliver the trophy as a gift to the Governor.
” It will not be out of place to win against Nasarawa Amazons and present the trophy as a birthday gift to the Governor whose birthday is on the 28th of January ” he told the media.
Bayelsa Queens against all odds humbled Nasarawa Amazons by 2 goals to nothing in the final match at the soccer temple, Agege.