Queen of Apostles Sec. School Wins CCII Football Competition
Queen of Apostle Secondary School, Oluyoro, Ibadan, Oyo State is the 2019 champions of Central Council of Ibadan Indigenes, CCII Female Football Competition.
The Queens defeated Olubi Memorial Grammar School, Molete by three goals to nothing in the final of the competition decided at Ilaji Stadium in Ona Ara Local Government.
In the third place match decided earlier, Adem High School, Molete walloped Our Lady of Apostles, Odo Ona, four goals to nil to cart home the silver medal.
Speaking at the closing ceremony, President General, Central council of Ibadan Indigenes, CCII, Chief Yemi Soladoye, stated that talents discovered at the competition would be nurtured to professional level.
Chief Soladoye said the tournament was in honour of the first President of CCII, Chief S.I Amole.
Also speaking, Chief Executive Officer of Ilaji Sports Resorts and Hotels, Chief Dotun Sanusi called on stakeholders in female football to organise grassroots football competitions that would discover players for the national teams
Highlights of the tournament were presentation of trophies and medals to outstanding players.
Olaolu Fawole /Dayo Adu