FC Robo face Edo Queens in NWPL Super Four exhibition match

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Both women sides will lock horns in a friendly match as part of the final activities for the concluding women's topflight season

FC Robo will face Edo Queens in an exhibition match to mark the climax of the Nigeria Women Premier League season at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Friday.

Confirming the development, chairperson of the Nigeria Women's Football League, Aisha Falode said the encounter is part of her board's plan to wrap up the wonderful season.

"We want to tell those who are watching us that we are serious-minded and has finally moved women's football in Nigeria to greater heights," Falode told media.

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"For the closing ceremony, we shall be having an exhibition match between Edo Queens of Benin City and FC Robo of Lagos before the final match.

" The FC Robo team will arrive in Benin City on Thursday. This is aimed to give colours to the grand finale. Aside from the exhibition match, there will be series of entertainments, dance, and comedy from prominent Nigerian artistes who will surely blow the minds of the people in Benin City.

"We expect such top-notch performances to leave a lasting impression on the mind of the people that we are not just limited to playing and organising football alone."