Abuja - The Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) has issued
a strong warning to the Head Coach of Rivers Angels, Edwin Okon over his ‘unruly’
behaviour at match venues, especially in their last weekend match against
Nasarawa Amazons in Lafia.
In a letter signed by the League Secretary Emmanuel Adesanya,
and addressed to the Secretary of Rivers State Football Association, copied to
the Chairman of Rivers State FA and Okon himself, the notice read, “we wish to
draw the attention of the Chief Coach of Rivers Angels FC of Port Harcourt Mr
Edwin Okon to the derogatory statement he made about the match officials that
officiated their match, that is, Nasarawa Amazons vs Rivers Angels played on
Saturday 29th August 2015 at the Lafia Township Stadium.”
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“It was reported by the Match Commissioner that Mr. Edwin
Okon made uncomplimentary statements about the whole officials especially the
“The Nigeria Women Football League here by warn seriously
that such an unsportsmanlike behaviour shall not be accepted from anybody
either players or team officials. Please let the game of football grow in
Nigeria,” the letter concluded.For
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