Lagos - Nigeria Women Premier League side, Sunshine Queens
Football Club of Ondo State has won the Outstanding Achievement of the Year
The award, organised by Trace Magazine, is aimed at
recognising excellence in Ondo State and Nigeria in general.
Sunshine Queens won the 2015 Nigeria Women's Federation Cup
for the first since the creation of the state 39 years ago by defeating Bayelsa
Queens 3-1 on penalties in the final in Lagos.
Also read: Akwa United, Sunshine Queens are 2015 Federation Cup champions
Team Manager, Sunday Erelesusi dedicated the award to God
and the state Governor, Olusegun Mimiko for his total support and investment on
sports, especially football which brought glory and honour through Sunshine Queens.
“This is a lovely moment and we will like to dedicate this
to God, Mr. Governor and the ODSFA Chairman, Akin Akinbobola.
“Without the support and motivation from the government, the
girls would have not won the Federation Cup in Lagos. Also want to thank the
organisers for recognising us, may God bless your organization.”
He said the award will also help the team prepare harder and
do well next season.For
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