In what could be described as a Battle of the Angels, Akwa Ibom State based female clubside, Ibom Angels on Wednesday lost 1-3 on penalties to Rivers Angels in the maiden edition of the AITEO Cup final.
The match which was played at the Jos Township Stadium saw Cynthia Aku scoring in the 48th minute of the game to put Rivers Angels ahead.
Ibom Angels FC of Uyo got their equalizer in the 65tth minute through Glory Ogbonna.
Ibom Angels would have taken the lead in the 43rd minute but Okpe Blessing’s goal was adjudged offside by the assistant referee.
With the scores standing at one goal apiece, the game headed straight into penalties with Rivers Angels being the lucky side.